Exotics and Wildlife

1st Edition

A Manual of Veterinary Nursing Care

Author:

  • Caroline Gosden
    • Print ISBN 9780750654159

    Key Features

    • This one-stop reference tool is perfect for use in the daily clinical management of exotic species.
    • Comprehensive information is presented on the day-to-day management of the more unusual patient.
    • Practical advice is given on providing effective nursing care for the exotic pet.
    • Unique Tips of the Trade are offered by VNs with experience working with this type of patient.

    Table of Contents

    Contents
    Preface
    Contributors
    Section 1
    Introduction to Rodent Care
    1. Rabbits
    2. Rodents
    Section 2
    Introduction to Snakes, Lizards and Chelonia Care
    3. Snakes and lizards
    4. Chelonia
    Section 3
    Introduction to Bird Care
    5. Cage and Aviary Birds
    6. Birds of Prey
    7. Wild Birds
    Section 4
    Introduction to Wildlife Care
    8. Bats
    9. Foxes
    10. Hedgehogs
    11. Squirrels
    12. Deer
    13. Badgers
    Appendices
    1. Rabbits
    2. Drug Dosages
    3. General Information on Hand Rearing Mammals
    4. Which food for which baby bird

    Details

    No. of pages:
    264
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2004
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Butterworth-Heinemann
    Print ISBN:
    9780750654159

    About the author

    Caroline Gosden

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Part-time lecturer in Animal Care, locum veterinary nurse