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Amphibians and Reptiles of Pennsylvania and the Northeast (Comstock Book in Hereptology)
by Arthur C. Hulse, C. J. McCoy, Linda Witt Fries (Illustrator), Ellen J. Censky, J. C. McCoy

Amphibians, Reptiles and Their Conservation 
by Martha L. Crump, Marty Crump

Biogeography of the Reptiles of South Asia
by Indraneil Das

Biomedical and Surgical Aspects of Captive Reptile Husbandry
by Fredric L. Frye
Book Description: This two-volume second edition was enhanced by the addition of new information, more than 1,850 color photos and 180 radiographs. Drs. Alex R bel and Walter Kuoni contributed their expert knowledge in the chapter on radiography and imaging. Dr. Douglas R. Mader authored the chapter on antibiotic therapy which covers the relevance of metabolic scaling of antibiotic dosages. Other chapters include an introduction to herpetology, captive husbandry, a guide to nutrition, infectious diseases, conditions related to the captive environment, hematology, nonhemic parasitology, ophthalmic disorders, reproductive disorders, developmental anomalies, anesthesiology, surgery, comparative histology, euthanasia, necropsy techniques, and pathologic conditions. References and further reading are given at the end of each chapter.

The Crocodile Hunter: The Incredible Life and Adventures of Steve and Terri Irwin
by Terri Irwin, Steve Irwin
Listed under Crocodiles

A Field Guide to Reptiles & Amphibians of Eastern & Central North America
A Field Guide to Reptiles & Amphibians of Eastern & Central North America (Peterson Field Guide Series)
by Roger Conant, Joseph T. Collins, Isabelle Hunt Conant (Artist), Tom R. Johnson (Artist), Suzanne L. Collins (Photographer)
Paperback from Houghton Mifflin Co
A Field Guide to Western Reptiles and Amphibians
A Field Guide to Western Reptiles and Amphibians
by Robert C. Stebbins
Paperback from Houghton Mifflin Co
Health and Welfare of Captive Reptiles
by Cliffor Warwick, Fredric L. Frye, James B. Murphy (Editor)
Herpetology: An Introductory Biology of Amphibians and Reptiles, Second Edition
Herpetology: An Introductory Biology of Amphibians and Reptiles, Second Edition
by George R. Zug, Laurie J. Vitt, Janalee P. Caldwell
Book Description: Herpetology, Second Edition has been thoroughly revised. The text has been reorganized, new chapters have been added, new text references have been inserted. All this plus new color systematics sections will maintain this book as THE leading textbook on the biology of amphibians and reptiles. The book will also showcase reptiles and amphibians as model systems in conceptual areas of biology. Such a text will help integrate herpetology as a discipline into conceptually oriented undergraduate programs. The book should also appeal to a large audience of sophisticated lay people interested in reptiles and amphibians.
* Written by internationally recognized experts on the biology of amphibians and reptiles
* Provides a general background on the evolution and morphology of amphibians and reptiles 
* Details what is known about reproduction and life histories
* Examines physiological ecology, emphasizing water balance, temperature, and energy
* Integrates population and community ecology with conservation biology
* Provides detailed taxonomic accounts of all higher taxa, including high quality distribution maps and color photographs 
Hardcover from Academic Press
Interrupted Journey: Saving Endangered Sea Turtles
by Kathryn Lasky, Christopher G. Knight (Illustrator)
Listed under Turtles & Tortoises

Herpetology Bibliography of Indonesia
by Indraneil Das

Komodo, the Living Dragon
by Richard L. Lutz, Judy Marie Lutz 
Listed under Lizards

The National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Reptiles and Amphibians
by John L. Behler, F. Wayne King
(Paperback -- December 1979)

Sea Turtles (Worldlife Library)
by Jeff Ripple
Listed under Turtles & Tortoises

The Search for Poison-Dart Frogs (Wildlife Conservation Society Books)
by Ron Fridell
Listed under Amphibians

Phyllis, Phallus, Genghis Cohen & Other Creatures I Have Known
by Fredric L. Frye
Hardcover: 155 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.75 x 9.50 x 6.50 
Publisher: Krieger Publishing Company; Reprint edition (March )
ISBN: 0894649329 

Reptile Keeper's Handbook
by Susan M. Barnard
Hardcover: 262 pages ; Dimensions (in inches): 0.75 x 11.50 x 8.75 
Publisher: Krieger Publishing Company; (July 1, )
ISBN: 0894649337 

Practical Guide for Feeding Captive Reptiles
by Fredric L. Frye

Reptile and Amphibian Parasites (Basic Domestic Reptile & Amphibian Library)
by Eric M. Rundquist, Eric M. Lundquist

Reptile & the Amphibian Problem Solver: Practical & Expert Advice on Keeping Snakes & Lizards
by Robert Davies, Valerie Davies (Contributor)

Reptile Clinician's Handbook: A Compact Clinical and Surgical Reference
by Fredric L. Frye

Supercroc and the Origin of Crocodiles
by Christopher Sloan, Paul C. Sereno
Listed under Crocodiles

Terrarium and Cage Construction and Care
by Richard D. Bartlett, Patricia Bartlett, Fredric L. Frye (Editor)
Book Description: Reptile and amphibian owners add a new dime nsion to their hobby when they design and build terraria that simulate the natural h abitats of their companion animals. This book gives directions for a variety of terr arium options. You can build enclosures in spare rooms, glass tanks, greenhouses, ou tdoor pools, or virtually any other available space. With this book's help, you can also transform your terrarium into a scaled-down replica of desert, rain forest, sem iaquatic, or woodland environment. 
You'll find basic carpentry instructions, along with advice on using screening material, glass panels, rocks, logs, and plants that fit into the newly created environment. If you own snakes, lizards, frogs, gec kos, turtles, or other animals suitable for terraria, you'll find a design in these pages to fit your needs. 

Understanding Reptile Parasites: A Basic Manual for Herpetoculturists & Veterinarians
by Roger Klingenberg

A Veterinary Guide to the Parasites of Reptiles: Arthropods
by Susan M. Barnard, Nixon Wilson

A Veterinary Guide to the Parasites of Reptiles: Protozoa
by Susan M. Barnard, Steve J. Upton

What's Wrong With My Snake?: A User-Friendly Home Medical Reference Manual (The Herpetocultural Library)
by John Rossi, Roxanne Rossi (Contributor), Philippe De Vosjoli
Listed under Snakes

Reptile Care: An Atlas of Diseases and Treatments
by Fredric L. Frye
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The Care of Reptiles and Amphibians in Captivity
by Chris Mattison
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See also Reptiles as Pets

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