Fowler

Fowler's Zoo and Wild Animal Medicine, Volume 8

Logically organized by taxonomic groups, this up-to-date text covers the diagnosis and treatment of all zoo animal species and free-ranging wildlife, including amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, and fish, unlikely to be seen by private practice veterinarians. Featuring full-color images, the consistent, user-friendly format supplies information on each animal’s biology, unique anatomy, special physiology, reproduction, restraint and handling, housing requirements, nutrition and feeding, surgery and anesthesia, diagnostics, therapeutics, and diseases. Global authorship includes multinational contributors who offer expert information on different species from around the world.

Hardbound, 792 Pages

Published: June 2014

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4557-7397-8

Contents

  • PART I: AMPHIBIAN GROUPS
    1. Anurans: Frogs, Toads
    2. Urodela
    3. Caecilians

    PART II: REPTILE GROUPS
    4. Chelonians
    5. Crocodilia
    6. Sphenodontia
    7. Lacertilia and Amphisbaenids
    8. Ophidia

    PART III: AVIAN GROUPS
    9. Ratites: Tinamiformes and Struthioniformes, Rheiiformes, Cassuariformes
    10. Sphenisciformes
    11. Gaviiformes, Podicipediformes, and Procellariiformes 
    12. Pelecaniformes
    13. Ciconiiformes
    14. Phoenicopteriformes
    15. Charadriiformes
    16. Anseriformes
    17. Falconiformes
    18. Galliformes
    19. Gruiformes
    20. Columbiformes
    21. Psittaciformes
    22. Cuculiformes
    23. Strigiformes
    24. Caprimulgiformes
    25. Musophagiformes
    26. Trochiliformes
    27. Apodiformes and Coliiformes
    28. Trogoniformes
    29. Coraciiformes
    30. Piciformes
    31. Passeriformes

    PART IV: MAMMAL GROUPS
    32. Monotremata
    33. Marsupialia
    34. Insectivora  and Dermoptera
    35. Chiroptera
    36. Prosimians
    37. Primates
    38. Great Apes
    39. Xenarthra: Edentata
    40. Pholidota
    41. Lagomorpha
    42. Rodentia
    43. Cetacea
    44. Pinnipedia
    45. Sirenia
    46. Canidae
    47. Felidae
    48. Mustelidae
    49. Procyonidae and Viverridae
    50. Ursidae
    51. Hyaenidae
    52. Tubulidentata
    53. Proboscidea
    54. Hyracoidea
    55. Rhinoceridae
    56. Tapiridae
    57. Equidae
    58. Suidae and Tayassuidae
    59. Hippopotamidae
    60. Camelidae
    61. Giraffidae
    62. Cervidae and Tragulidae
    63. Bovidae and Antilocapridae
    64. Sheep, Goats, and Goat like Animals

    PART V: GENERAL ZOO AND WILD ANIMAL TOPICS
    65. Avian Deflighting Techniques
    66. CT/MRI Use in Zoo Animals
    67. Gout in Exotic Animals
    68. Infectious Diseases Notebooks
    69. Iron Storage Diseases
    70. JZWM
    71. Latest Advances in Darting Equipment
    72. A Legal Overview for Zoological Medicine Veterinarians
    73. Minimally Invasive Surgery Techniques
    74. One Health and Conservation Medicine
    75. Tuberculosis Diagnosis
    76. Updates on West Nile Virus
    77. Use of Ultrasound in Wildlife Species
    78. WildPro
    79. ZIMS

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