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Sheep and Goat Medicine

This user-friendly textbook is designed specifically as a practical resource for the mixed-practice large animal veterinarian. It covers all aspects of sheep and goat medicine, including medical treatment, surgery, theriogenology, and nutrition. Detailed descriptions of common medical and surgical procedures, as well as reproductive procedures, appear throughout the book enhanced by extensive photographs, diagrams, and charts. This is the only text that comprehensively covers all major body systems of both sheep and goats, in addition to important topics such as herd health, physical examination, nutrition, anesthesia, and multisystem diseases.

Veterinarians and students.


Published: September 2001

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-0-7216-9052-0


  • 1. Handing and Examination of Sheep and Goats
    Barbara Defay, Cindy Wolf, David McKenzie, D.G. Pugh

    2. Feeding and Nutrition
    Darrell Rankins, Jr., Deborah C. Ruffin, D.G. Pugh

    3. Oral-Esophageal Diseases and Treatment
    Christine B. Navarre, Michael Q. Lowder, D.G. Pugh

    4. Diseases of the Gastrointestinal System
    Christine B. Navarre, D.G. Pugh

    5. Diseases of the Respiratory System
    Ellen B. Belknap

    6. Theriogenology
    Seyedmehdi Mobini, Allen M. Heath, D.G. Pugh

    7. Diseases of the Endocrine System
    Deborah C. Ruffin, Undine Christmann, D.G. Pugh

    8. Diseases of the Integumentary System
    David Anderson, D. Michael Rings, D.G. Pugh

    9. Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System
    Lauren K.Reilly, A.N. Baird, D.G. Pugh

    10. Diseases of the Urinary System
    Ellen B. Belknap, D.G. Pugh

    11. Neurology
    Margaret R. Machen

    12. Ophthalmology
    Carmen Colitz, Bryan M. Waldridge

    13. Diseases of the Mammary Gland
    David Anderson, Bruce Hull, D.G. Pugh

    14. Hemic, Immunologic, Lymphatic, and Multisystem Diseases
    Christopher Cebra, Margaret Cebra

    15. Diseases of the Cardiovascular System
    Christopher Cebra, Margaret Cebra

    16. Anesthetic Management
    Hui-Chu Lin, D.G. Pugh

    17. Flock Health
    Seyedmehdi Mobini, Cindy Wolf, D.G. Pugh

    Appendix I Drugs and Drug Dosages
    Virginia R. Fajt, D.G. Pugh

    Appendix II Fluid Therapy
    Christine B. Navarre

    Appendix III Normal Values and Conversions


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