Manual of Exotic Pet Practice

The only book of its kind with in-depth coverage of the most common exotic species presented in practice, this comprehensive guide prepares you to treat invertebrates, fish, amphibians and reptiles, birds, marsupials, North American ...

Author: Mark A. Mitchell

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1416001190

Category: Medical

Page: 546

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This practical, user-friendly resource provides essential information on the care and treatment of exotic pets. Coverage includes common health and nutritional issues, as well as restraint techniques, lab values, drug dosages, and special equipment needed to treat exotic animals.


BSAVA Manual of Exotic Pets

This remains the Foundation Manual for information across the range of exotic pets, from small mammals, through birds, reptiles and amphibians, to invertebrates. Commoner pets, such as rabbits, rodents and budgies retain their place.

Author: Anna Meredith

Publisher: BSAVA

ISBN: 9781905319169

Category: Medical

Page: 300

View: 328

This remains the Foundation Manual for information across the range of exotic pets, from small mammals, through birds, reptiles and amphibians, to invertebrates. Commoner pets, such as rabbits, rodents and budgies retain their place. However, the ever-increasing range of non-traditional pets encountered by the veterinary surgeon in practice is reflected in coverage of some new groups, such as marsupials, ratites and crocodilians.

BSAVA Manual of Exotic Pet and Wildlife Nursing

This Manual provides veterinary nurses with a greater understanding of these requirements, enabling them to modify and apply their skills to these cases.

Author: Molly Varga

Publisher: BSAVA

ISBN: 9781905319350

Category: Medical

Page: 312

View: 176

The number of exotic and wildlife cases presented at the veterinary practice has increased significantly in the past 10 years, with increasing expectations regarding level of care. The nursing requirements of these less familiar species are significantly different from those of dogs and cats. This Manual provides veterinary nurses with a greater understanding of these requirements, enabling them to modify and apply their skills to these cases. Written by veterinary nurses and veterinary surgeons with expertise in this field, this Manual is practical and user-friendly, enabling the easy and direct application of theory to practice. Patient care is discussed in a logical sequence, from the initial telephone call through to consultation, admittance, hospitalization and intervention. A variety of useful tools, including husbandry questionnaires, anaesthesia record forms and a collection of client handouts are also included. An ideal resource for student and qualified veterinary nurses, as well as other members of the veterinary healthcare team.

Current Therapy in Exotic Pet Practice

Manual of Exotic Pet Practice. St. Louis: Saunders; 2009. 2. Pizzi R. Spiders. In: Lewbart G, ed. Invertebrate Medicine. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell ...

Author: Mark A. Mitchell

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1455740845

Category: Medical

Page: 512

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"Companion trext to Manual of exotic pet practice"--Preface.

Manual of Exotic Pet Practice

This is a Pageburst digital textbook; The only book of its kind with in-depth coverage of the most common exotic species presented in practice, this comprehensive guide prepares you to treat invertebrates, fish, amphibians and reptiles, ...

Author: Mark Mitchell

Publisher: W B Saunders Company

ISBN: 9781455734825

Category: Medical

Page: 560

View: 564

This is a Pageburst digital textbook; The only book of its kind with in-depth coverage of the most common exotic species presented in practice, this comprehensive guide prepares you to treat invertebrates, fish, amphibians and reptiles, birds, marsupials, North American wildlife, and small mammals such as ferrets, rabbits, and rodents. Organized by species, each chapter features vivid color images that demonstrate the unique anatomic, medical, and surgical features of each species. This essential reference also provides a comprehensive overview of biology, husbandry, preventive medicine, common disease presentations, zoonoses, and much more. Other key topics include common health and nutritional issues as well as restraint techniques, lab values, drug dosages, and special equipment needed to treat exotics. Brings cutting-edge information on all exotic species together in one convenient resource. Offers essential strategies for preparing your staff to properly handle and treat exotic patients. Features an entire chapter on equipping your practice to accommodate exotic species, including the necessary equipment for housing, diagnostics, pathology, surgery, and therapeutics. Provides life-saving information on CPR, drugs, and supportive care for exotic animals in distress. Discusses wildlife rehabilitation, with valuable information on laws and regulations, establishing licensure, orphan care, and emergency care. Includes an entire chapter devoted to the emergency management of North American wildlife. Offers expert guidance on treating exotics for practitioners who may not be experienced in exotic pet care.

Technological Advances in Exotic Pet Practice An Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America Exotic Animal Practice Ebook

History of exotic pets. In: Mitchell MA, Tully TN, editors. Manual of exotic pet practice. Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders; 2009. p. 1–3. 3.

Author: Minh Huynh

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323682650

Category: Medical

Page:

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This issue of Veterinary Clinics: Exotic Animal Practice, Guest Edited by Dr. Minh Huynh in collaboration with Consulting Editor, Dr. Joerg Mayer, focuses on Technological Advances in Exotic Pet Practice. Topics covered in this issue include: Medical Applications for 3D Printing in Exotic Pet Medicine; Use of Bone Plates in Exotic Pet Medicine; Smartphone-based Devices for Medical Use in Exotic Pet Medicine; Technological Advances in Endoscopic Equipment and Endosurgery in Exotic Pet Medicine; Technological Advances in Surgical Equipment in Exotic Pet Medicine; Technological Advances in Diagnostic Imaging in Exotic Pet Medicine; Technological Advances in Exotic Pet Anesthesia; Advances in Exotic Pet Clinical Pathology; Technological Advances in Herpetology; Advances in Therapeutics and Delayed Drug Release; Permanent Implantable Devices in Exotic Pet Medicine; Technological Advances in Exotic Pet Wound Management; and Dissemination of Medical Information in Exotic Pet Practice.

Hematology An Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America Exotic Animal Practice

Manual restraint and common compound administration routes in mice and rats. J Vis Exp 2012;(67):e2771. http://dx.doi. ... Manual of exotic pet practice.

Author: Terry Campbell

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323355978

Category: Medical

Page: 201

View: 461

This issue, Guest Edited by Dr. Terry Campbell, focuses on Hematology in Exotic Animals. The comprehensive list of topics includes: Hematology of the Domestic Ferret (Mustela putorius furo), Hematological Assessment in Pet Rabbits: Blood Sample Collection and Blood Cell Identification, Hematological Assessment in Pet Guinea Pigs (Cavia porcellus): Blood Sample Collection and Blood Cell Identification, Hematology of Camelids, Avian Hematology, Fish Hematology and Associated Disorders, and more!

Therapeutics An Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America Exotic Animal Practice E Book

BSAVA manual of rabbit medicine. Gloucester (United Kingdom): British Small Animal Veterinary Association; 2014. p. ... Manual of exotic pet practice.

Author: Yvonne R.A. van Zeeland

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323583814

Category: Medical

Page: 464

View: 403

This issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America: Exotic Animal Practice focuses on Therapeutics, with topics including: Metabolic scaling and other methods used to extrapolate drug dosages for exotics; Update on antiviral therapies in birds; Multiresistant bacteria in exotic animal medicine: fact or faux?; Emergency drugs and fluid therapy in exotics; Guidelines for treatment of toxicities in exotic animals; Nutraceuticals in exotic animal medicine; Pharmacokinetic/pharmacodynamics modelling of analgesic drugs; Psychoactive drugs in avian medicine; Cardiovascular drugs in avian and small mammal medicine; Gastrointestinal drugs in small mammal medicine; Update on cancer treatment in exotics; Drug delivery methods with emphasis on low stress handling while medicating exotic animal; and Compounding and extra-label use of drugs in exotic animal medicine.

Handbook of Exotic Pet Medicine

Exotic Animal Practice 16: 611–657. https://doi. org/10.1016/j.cvex.2013.05.011. Fisher, P.G. (2006). ... Manual of Exotic Pet Practice (eds.

Author: Marie Kubiak

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 111938995X

Category: Medical

Page: 528

View: 824

Easy-to-use, comprehensive reference covering the less common species encountered in general veterinary practice Handbook of Exotic Pet Medicine provides easy-to-access, detailed information on a wide variety of exotic species that can be encountered in general veterinary practice. Offering excellent coverage of topics such as basic techniques, preventative health measures, and a formulary for each species, each chapter uses the same easy-to-follow format so that users can find information quickly while working in the clinic. Presented in full colour, with over 400 photographs, the book gives small animal practitioners the confidence to handle and treat more familiar pets such as budgerigars, African grey parrots, bearded dragons, corn snakes, tortoises, pygmy hedgehogs, hamsters and rats. Other species that may be presented less frequently including skunks, marmosets, sugar gliders, koi carp, chameleons and terrapins are also covered in detail to enable clinicians to quickly access relevant information. Provides comprehensive coverage of many exotic pet species that veterinarians may encounter in general practice situations Presents evidence-based discussions of topics including biological parameters, husbandry, clinical evaluation, hospitalization requirements, common medical and surgical conditions, radiographic imaging, and more The Handbook of Exotic Pet Medicine is an ideal one-stop reference for the busy general practitioner seeing the occasional exotic animal, veterinary surgeons with an established exotic animal caseload, veterinary students and veterinary nurses wishing to further their knowledge.

Select Topics in Dermatology

BSAVA manual of exotic pets. Gloucester (United Kingdom): British Small Animal Veterinary Association; 2010. p. 28–62. O'Rourke DP.

Author: Peter G. Fisher

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323188761

Category: Medical

Page: 524

View: 819

The latest information on dermatology of exotic pet animals for the exotic animal veterinarian. Topics to be covered include diagnostic approach to dermatologic disease, behavioural dermatopathies, ectoparasites, bumblefoot, erythema multiforme in the ferret, yellow fungus disease, dermatitis of reptiles, viral skin diseases of the rabbit, dermal neoplasias in small animals and avians, dermatologic conditions involving the feet, beak and claws, viral dermatopathies of ornamental and pet fish, alopecia in the guinea pig, amphibian chytridiomycosis, sebaceous adenitis in rabbits, and more.

Reptile Medicine and Surgery in Clinical Practice

Girling, S. (2003) Veterinary Nursing of Exotic Pets. Blackwell Publishing, Oxford. Maclean, B. and Raiti, P. (2004) Emergency Care, in BSAVA Manual of ...

Author: Bob Doneley

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118977688

Category: Medical

Page: 520

View: 898

A concise and practical quick reference guide to treating reptiles in first opinion veterinary practice Reptile Medicine and Surgery in Clinical Practice is the ideal guide for the busy veterinarian treating reptile cases. Designed as a quick reference guide, but with comprehensive coverage of all the topics needed for first opinion practice, the book presents the principles of reptile medicine and surgery. Richly illustrated chapters cover anatomy, physiology, behaviour, husbandry, reproduction, common diseases and disorders, and much more. Application in a clinical setting is emphasized throughout, including guidance on the physical examination, diagnostic testing and imaging, treatment options, and anaesthetic and surgical techniques. Practical quick-reference guide—ideal for the busy, first-opinion veterinary practitioner Richly illustrated in full colour throughout Edited by a team of highly experienced exotic animal veterinarians Useful reference for those studying for postgraduate certificates in exotic animal medicine With contributions from experts around the globe, Reptile Medicine and Surgery in Clinical Practice is a valuable reference offering a balanced international view of herpetological medicine.

Emergency and Critical Care An Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America Exotic Animal Practice E Book

Manual of exotic pet practice. St Louis (MO): Saunders, Elsevier; 2009. p. 299–325. 4. Brown C, Donnelly T. Rodent husbandry and care.

Author: Margaret Fordham

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323444873

Category: Medical

Page: 361

View: 634

This issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America: Exotic Animal Practice focuses on Emergency and Critical Care. Articles include:. Basic Shock Physiology and Critical Care;Common Emergencies in Pet Birds; Emergency and Critical Care in Pet Birds; Common Emergencies of Small Mammals; Critical Care, Analgesia and Anesthesia of Small Mammals; Toxicologic Emergencies in Exotics; Common Wildlife Emergencies; Arachnid and Insect Emergency Care, Rabbit Physiology and Treatment for Shock? and more!

Manual of Exotic Pets

COOPER , J. E. ( 1976 ) . Pets in hospitals . British Medical Journal i , 698 .
COOPER , J. E. ( 1989 ) . Anaesthesia of exotic species . In : Manual of
Anaesthesia for Small Animal Practice ( Ed . A. D. R. Hilbery ) BSAVA ,
Cheltenham . COOPER .

Author: Peter H. Beynon

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Animals

Page: 312

View: 504


Saunders Solutions in Veterinary Practice Small Animal Exotic Pet Medicine E Book

In: Meredith A, Redrobe S (eds) Manual of Exotic Pets, 4th edn. British Small Animal Veterinary Association, Quedgeley, Gloucester, pp. 257–266.

Author: Lesa Longley

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702049980

Category: Medical

Page: 272

View: 603

Saunders Solutions in Veterinary Practice consists of a series of practical handbooks on selected medical topics on specific veterinary problems. Case-based, this series is aimed at the small animal veterinary practitioner who has qualified less than 10 years and needs quick access to information and wants to increase his/her confidence on handling that range of cases that cover the spectrum that lies between the simple routine first opinion case and the referral. Saunders Solutions in Veterinary Practice provides additional knowledge that leads to improved skills and practice for veterinary practitioners. Not only practitioners, but also veterinary students nearing the end of their course will find this series very useful to brush up their knowledge in a particular area. The volumes are also written with the veterinary nurse in mind with a particular interest in a specific topic, using ‘Nurse Boxes’ in the text to guide them to the specific information they need. • new approach: clinical cases offering examination, treatment options, clinical tips relevant for the general small animal veterinary practitioner – all case descriptions based on common template • offers synoptic, easy accessible and essential information • provides essential information on selected topics • authorship ensures accuracy of information • relevant to all general practitioners • written to increase the skill and practice the general veterinary practitioner • intend to meet CPD-need, but focus on: differential diagnosis and practical case handling • offers self-assessment features at the end of every chapter making it relevant for veterinary students as well • broad readership: practitioners and students indicated in the text by ‘ Notes for Vets’; nurses indicated in the text by ‘Notes for Nurses’ and pet owners indicated in the text by ‘ Notes for Pet Owners’ • handy format with flexi cover • species covered to be limited to cats, dogs and rabbits • full colour throughout

Geriatrics An Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America Exotic Animal Practice E Book

Pellett S, Kubiak M. A review of invertebrate cases seen in practice. Proceedings Veterinary Invertebrate ... BSAVA manual of exotic pets. 5th edition.

Author: Paul Raiti

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323720862

Category: Medical

Page: 240

View: 932

This issue of Veterinary Clinics: Exotic Animal Practice, guest edited by Dr. Paul Raiti, is focused on Geriatrics. This is one of three issues each year selected by the series consulting editor, Dr. Jörg Mayer. Article topics include: Geriatric Freshwater and Marine fish; Geriatric Reptiles and Amphibians; Geriatric Psittacines; Geriatric raptors; Geriatric Rats, Mice, Hamsters, and Gerbils; Geriatric Ferrets; Geriatric Rabbits, Guinea Pigs, Chinchillas; Geriatric Invertebrates; Geriatric Hedgehogs; End of Life Decisions: Palliative Care, Hospice, and Euthanasia for Exotic Animals; and Pathology of Diseases of Geriatric Exotic Mammals.

Nutrition An Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America Exotic Animal Practice

BSAVA manual of exotic pets. Fifth edition. A foundation manual. Quedgeley (United Kingdom): British Small Animal Veterinary Association; 2010. p. 103–26.

Author: Jörg Mayer

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323323502

Category: Medical

Page: 636

View: 106

Dr. Jörg Mayer has assembled an expert panel of authors on the topic of nutrition in exotic animals. Articles include: Prescription diets for exotic pets, Supplements for exotic pets, Nutrition for reptiles, Nutrition for avians, Nutrition for amphibians, Nutrition for fish, Nutrition for marsupials, Nutrition for rodents, and Nutrition for Rabbits.

BSAVA Manual of Exotic Pets

This manual remains the key resource covering a wide range of exotic pets, including small mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and invertebrates.

Author: Anna Meredith

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781905319909

Category: TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING

Page: 426

View: 670

This manual remains the key resource covering a wide range of exotic pets, including small mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and invertebrates. The more common pets such as rabbits, rodents and budgies are covered alongside the ever-increasing range of non-traditional pets encountered by the veterinary surgeon in practice.

Exotic Small Mammal Care and Husbandry

BSAVA Manual of Exotic Pets. Fourth edition. BSAVA, Quedgeley, Gloucester, UK, pp. 65-75. Hrapkiewicz, K., Medina, L., and Holmes, DD.

Author: Ron E. Banks

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118708857

Category: Medical

Page: 192

View: 268

Exotic Small Mammal Care and Husbandry is a practical reference for assessing, handling, and treating small exotic animals in the veterinary clinic. Covering common species such as mice, hamsters, rabbits, and ferrets, the book focuses on nursing care, giving veterinary staff the information they need to work with these less-common patients. With information on basic anatomy, preventative care, and common diseases, Exotic Small Mammal Care and Husbandry provides a thorough grounding in the fundamentals of caring for small exotic mammals and communicating with owners.

Pathology of Small Mammal Pets

Veterinary Clinics: Exotic Animal Practice, 7(3), 627–651. ... Heatley, J. (2009) Hedgehogs, in Manual of Exotic Pet Practice (eds.

Author: Patricia V. Turner

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118969596

Category: Medical

Page: 448

View: 118

Pathology of Small Mammal Pets presents a ready reference for veterinarians, veterinary pathologists, and technicians who work with small mammal companion animals. Provides up-to-date, practical information on common disease conditions in small mammal companion animals Offers chapters logically organized by species, with comprehensive information on diagnosing diseases in each species Takes a practical, system-based approach to individual disease conditions Covers clinical signs, laboratory diagnostics, gross pathology, histopathology, and differential diagnoses in detail Includes relevant information for conventional breeding operations and breeding facilities, with strategies for disease management in herds and colonies Features information on normal anatomy in included species to assist in recognizing pathology