Exotic Animal Formulary - 5th Edition - ISBN: 9780323444507, 9780323498029

Exotic Animal Formulary

5th Edition

Authors: James Carpenter Chris Marion
eBook ISBN: 9780323498029
eBook ISBN: 9780323498036
Paperback ISBN: 9780323444507
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 27th October 2017
Page Count: 776
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Description

The only drug formulary on the market created solely for the treatment of exotic animals, Exotic Animal Formulary, 5th Edition addresses the most common questions and medical situations encountered in clinical practice. Using clear, current recommendations on drugs, indications, and dosages, this text helps you find the information you need fast. Written by clinical and research veterinarian James Carpenter, it includes biological tables with details on therapies and diets, normal blood parameters of common species, venipuncture sites, differential diagnosis, and medical protocols for common conditions. This thoroughly revised edition includes coverage of antimicrobial, antifungal, and antiparasitic agents, along with new chapters on invertebrates, backyard poultry and waterfowl, compound medications, and more!

Key Features

  • Nearly 200 drug tables provide clear, current recommendations on drugs, indications, and dosages used in treating exotic animals.
  • Biological tables provide details on therapies and diets, normal blood parameters of common species, venipunctures sites, and medical protocols for common conditions.
  • More than 20 expert authors contribute to this edition.
  • All drug information is reviewed for accuracy, ensuring that this reference remains authoritative and current.

Table of Contents

1. Invertebrates
2. Fish
3. Amphibians
4. Reptiles
5. Birds
6. Backyard Chickens <New Chapter>
7. Sugar Gliders
8. Hedgehogs
9. Rodents
10. Rabbits
11. Ferrets
12. Miniature Pigs
13. Primates
14. Wildlife
15. Selected Topics for the Exotic Animal Veterinarian

Details

No. of pages:
776
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2018
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9780323498029
eBook ISBN:
9780323498036
Paperback ISBN:
9780323444507

About the Author

James Carpenter

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS

Chris Marion