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UC Davis book of dogs : the complete medical reference guide for dogs and puppies

Author: Mordecai Siegal; Jeffrey E Barlough; University of California, Davis. School of Veterinary Medicine.
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins Publishers, ©1995.
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The UC Davis Book of Dogs is destined to become a dog owner's second best friend, combining the latest developments in veterinary medicine with a solid tradition of canine health care. Dog owners, breeders, exhibitors, judges, groomers, kennel operators and veterinarians will find this complete medical reference invaluable. In-depth information about all aspects of canine health - from the selection of a dog to
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mordecai Siegal; Jeffrey E Barlough; University of California, Davis. School of Veterinary Medicine.
ISBN: 0062701363 9780062701367
OCLC Number: 32589720
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xxii, 538 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Contents: 1. Sources and Selection / Mordecai Siegal --
2. The Breeds / Mordecai Siegal --
3. The Human-Animal Bond: Attachment to Dogs / Lynette A. Hart --
4. Puppies and Pediatrics / Autumn P. Davidson --
5. Geriatrics / Janet Aldrich --
6. Canine Behavior / Benjamin L. Hart --
7. Misbehavior / Benjamin L. Hart --
8. Canine Nutritional Requirements / Vincent C. Biourge and Claudia A. Kirk --
9. Feeding Dogs / Vincent C. Biourge and Claudia A. Kirk --
10. Diseases of Dietary Origin / Claudia A. Kirk and Vincent C. Biourge --
11. Normal Reproduction / Edward C. Feldman and Richard W. Nelson --
12. Mating / Edward C. Feldman and Richard W. Nelson --
13. Pregnancy and Parturition / Edward C. Feldman and Richard W. Nelson --
14. Reproductive Disorders / Edward C. Feldman and Richard W. Nelson --
15. Birth Control / Edward C. Feldman and Richard W. Nelson --
16. Genetics / Ann T. Bowling --
17. Congenital and Inherited Disorders / Ann T. Bowling --
18. Anatomy / Jeffrey E. Barlough --
19. The Eye and Disorders / Randall H. Scagliotti --
20. The Ear and Disorders / James F. Wilson --
21. Canine Dentistry / Leigh West-Hyde --
22. The Skin and Disorders / Peter J. Ihrke and Jeffrey E. Barlough --
23. External Parasites / Peter J. Ihrke and Jeffrey E. Barlough --
24. The Circulatory System and Disorders / Mark D. Kittleson --
25. The Muscles and Disorders / Jeffrey E. Barlough and George H. Cardinet III --
26. The Skeleton and Disorders / Robert L. Leighton --
27. The Urinary System and Disorders / Larry D. Cowgill, Donald G. Low and Jeffrey E. Barlough --
28. The Nervous System and Disorders / Cleta Sue Bailey --
29. The Respiratory System and Disorders / Philip A. Padrid --
30. The Digestive System and Disorders / Donald R. Strombeck --
31. The Liver, Pancreas and Disorders / Donald R. Strombeck --
32. The Endocrine System and Metabolic Disorders / Richard W. Nelson and Edward C. Feldman --
33. The Immune System and Disorders / Jeffrey E. Barlough and Niels C. Pedersen --
34. Viral Diseases / Jeffrey E. Barlough and Niels C. Pedersen --
35. Bacterial Diseases / Jeffrey E. Barlough and Niels C. Pedersen --
36. Fungal Diseases / Jeffrey E. Barlough and Niels C. Pedersen --
37. Internal Parasites / Charles H. Courtney, Patricia A. Conrad, Walter M. Boyce and Jeffrey E. Barlough --
38. Cancer / Bruce R. Madewell --
39. Clinical Signs of Disease / Janet Aldrich --
40. Surgery and Postoperative Care / Clare R. Gregory --
41. Convalescence and Home Care / Janet Aldrich --
42. Home Emergency Care / Steve C. Haskins --
43. Procedures for Life-Threatening Emergencies / Steve C. Haskins --
App. A. Zoonotic Diseases: From Dogs to People / Bruno B. Chomel --
App. B. Vaccinations / Jeffrey E. Barlough and Niels C. Pedersen --
App. C. Diagnostic Tests / Linda L. Werner --
Glossary / Jeffrey E. Barlough.
Other Titles: Book of dogs
Responsibility: by the Faculty and Staff, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California at Davis ; edited by Mordecai Siegal, consulting editor, Jeffrey E. Barlough.
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The UC Davis Book of Dogs is destined to become a dog owner's second best friend, combining the latest developments in veterinary medicine with a solid tradition of canine health care. Dog owners, breeders, exhibitors, judges, groomers, kennel operators and veterinarians will find this complete medical reference invaluable. In-depth information about all aspects of canine health - from the selection of a dog to emergency and home-medical attention - is contained in this.

single volume. Dog lovers everywhere will rely on this book to ensure the well-being of their dog - whether a purebred show dog or the family pet. The book includes guidelines for choosing the right dog, with descriptions and drawings of the many breed types; expert information about inappropriate behavior; and full explanations of the many disorders and diseases that can affect dogs. An extensive glossary is also included, defining complicated medical terms clearly and concisely. While it will never replace a trained veterinarian, the UC Davis Book of Dogs can help anyone who lives and works with dogs to become better-informed medical consumers and caregivers.

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