Key Features

  • Nearly 200 drug tables provide clear, current recommendations on drugs, indications, and dosages used in treating exotic animals, including biological tables with details on therapies and diets, normal blood parameters of common species, venipuncture sites, differential diagnosis, and medical protocols for common conditions.
  • All drug information is reviewed for accuracy, ensuring that this reference remains authoritative and current.
  • Easy-to-use organization divides drug monographs into quick-reference chapters including: Invertebrates, Fish, Amphibians, Reptiles, Birds, Sugar Gliders, Hedgehogs, Rodents, Rabbits, Ferrets, Miniature Pigs, Primates, and Wildlife.
  • Additional drug topics include antimicrobial, antifungal, and antiparasitic agents.
  • More than 20 expert authors contribute to this edition.
  • References in each chapter provide resources for further research and study.
  • Convenient appendices provide a single source for information such as classes of drugs used to treat specific exotic animal conditions; efficacy of selected agents used to treat exotic animals; location of select laboratories to perform procedures; normal lab values; conversions; and equivalents.

Table of Contents

1. Invertebrates  NEW!

2. Fish

3. Amphibians

4. Reptiles

5. Birds

6. Sugar gliders

7. Hedgehogs

8. Rodents

9. Rabbits

10. Ferrets

11. Miniature pigs

12. Primates

13. Wildlife

 Selected appendices

Details

No. of pages:
744
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Print ISBN:
9781437722642
Electronic ISBN:
9781455754618