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National Geographic complete guide to pet health, behavior, and happiness : the veterinarian's approach to at-home animal care

Author: Gary Weitzman; National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2019] ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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"Combining first aid, medical reference, and tips and tricks of the trade, here is your go-to-guide for at-home animal care, focusing on dogs, cats, rabbits, birds, and more! Building on more than two decades of veterinary experience, Dr. Gary Weitzman covers topics including upset stomachs, house training, physical ailments and behavior tips. The president and CEO of the San Diego Humane Society and former co-host  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gary Weitzman; National Geographic Society (U.S.)
ISBN: 9781426219658 1426219652
OCLC Number: 1040211596
Description: 399 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Animal happiness and responsible pet ownership --
Everyday pet health and nutrition --
Pet behavior and training --
Emergencies and disaster preparedness --
Common health issues --
Diagnostics, aging, and holistic medicine --
Epilogue --
Appendix A: The status of animal welfare --
Appendix B: Over-the-counter drugs and dosages for dogs --
Appendix C: Common behavior drugs for dogs and cats.
Other Titles: Complete guide to pet health, behavior, and happiness
Pet health, behavior, and happiness
Responsibility: Gary Weitzman, DVM, MPH, CAWA.

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"Combining first aid, medical reference, and tips and tricks of the trade, here is your go-to-guide for at-home animal care, focusing on dogs, cats, rabbits, birds, and more! Building on more than two decades of veterinary experience, Dr. Gary Weitzman covers topics including upset stomachs, house training, physical ailments and behavior tips. The president and CEO of the San Diego Humane Society and former co-host of the weekly NPR show The Animal House, 'Dr. Gary' brings a wealth of experience to essential veterinary questions, revealing basic first-aid techniques, when a trip to the vet is necessary, dietary recommendations, simple training techniques, necessary supplies, essential behavior cues, and much more."--

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"Fun tips and tricks on helping pet parents bring their furry friends along for a summer vacation." -Health Magazine "I recommend this book very highly for a first time pet owner, for anyone adopting Read more...

 
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