Dog Medicine Book
Score: 4.5
From 6 Ratings

Dog Medicine


  • Author : Julie Barton
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2016-07-19
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages : 258
  • ISBN 10 : 9780143130017

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Dog Medicine Excerpt :

An honest and deeply moving debut memoir about a young woman’s battle with depression and how her dog saved her life A New York Times Bestseller “Dog Medicine simply has to be your next must-read.” —Cheryl Strayed At twenty-two, Julie Barton collapsed on her kitchen floor in Manhattan. She was one year out of college and severely depressed. Summoned by Julie’s incoherent phone call, her mother raced from Ohio to New York and took her home. Haunted by troubling childhood memories, Julie continued to sink into suicidal depression. Psychiatrists, therapists, and family tried to intervene, but nothing reached her until the day she decided to do one hopeful thing: adopt a Golden Retriever puppy she named Bunker. Dog Medicine captures the anguish of depression, the slow path to recovery, the beauty of forgiveness, and the astonishing ways animals can help heal even the most broken hearts and minds.

Clinical Medicine of the Dog and Cat Book

Clinical Medicine of the Dog and Cat


  • Author : Michael Schaer
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2016-06-08
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 1160
  • ISBN 10 : 9781482226072

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Clinical Medicine of the Dog and Cat Excerpt :

Prior to publication of the first edition of Clinical Medicine of the Dog and Cat, no other comprehensive small animal veterinary medicine book existed with a comparable amount of relevant illustrated material. This new third edition continues and expands on the revolutionary approach of the previous two editions, now including more than 1,850 highly valuable clinical colour photographs, diagrams, and tables. The third edition of this book has been completely revised and updated. The book is now divided into five color-coded sections – General Approach, Disease of Specific Organ Systems, Multisystemic Disorders, Elements of Therapy and Case Studies. As with the first and second editions of this book the overriding principle of succinct, yet comprehensive text presented in a clear format with an abundance of good quality images remains. Section I: General Approach is completely new and covers medical history and client communication, and common clinical problems. Section II: Specific Organ Systems is organized by body system with chapters structured in a systematic manner that include the definition for each disorder, its causes, clinical features, differential diagnoses, diagnostic methodology, treatment and prognosis, providing readers with easy access to important clinical information. New to this section are chapters covering diseases of the oral cavity and teeth, approach to thoracic radiographs, approach to abdominal radiographs, and disorders of hemostasis. Section III: Multisystemic Disorders covers revised and updated chapters including clinical toxicology, infectious diseases, and immunologic disorders. Section IV: Elements of Therapy covers therapies such as fluid therapy, pain management, nutrition of the critically ill dog and cat and a new chapter on management of the obese dog or cat. Section V: Case Studies includes over 25 case studies that enable the reader to relate the knowledge gained in the book to clinical cases seen in practice. Written by b

Medicine Dog Book

Medicine Dog


  • Author : Julia Szabo
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2014-03-04
  • Genre: Pets
  • Pages : 240
  • ISBN 10 : 9781493007967

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Medicine Dog Excerpt :

Julia Szabo was a nationally-recognized pet reporter when her dog Sam collapsed from osteoarthritis. Diligently researching how to restore his quality of life, she discovered Vet-Stem, a service that provides cutting-edge regeneration therapy for pets, using stem cells harvested from animals' own tissue. Just hours after receiving IV and intra-joint injections, Sam began aging backward--which left Julia wondering why this simple, effective treatment was not available for humans. Julia suffered from chronic inflammatory bowel disease, and after witnessing Sam's astonishing recovery, she set out on a curious quest: to be treated like a dog by a doctor as competent as her vet! After a four-year wait, Julia became the first American to be successfully cured of a perirectal fistula with stem cells derived from her own fat. With this amazing true story of how a pack of shelter dogs she rescued from death row came to save her life, Julia hopes to inspire and inform readers about exciting healthcare options available to them and their cherished animal companions.

Merck Veterinary Manual Book

Merck Veterinary Manual


  • Author : Susan E. Aiello
  • Publisher : Merck & Company
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Genre: Veterinary medicine
  • Pages : 1832
  • ISBN 10 : 0911910808

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Merck Veterinary Manual Excerpt :

For more than forty years, animal health professionals have turned to the Merck Veterinary Manualfor integrated, concise and reliable veterinary information. Now this manual covering the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of diseases of companion, food and zoo animals.is available on an easy-to-use, fully searchable CD-ROM. The CD includes the full text of The Merck Veterinary Manual 8/e and has been enhanced with picture links featuring original anatomical artwork and numerous clinical and diagnostic illustrations, table links and quick search links that provide quick accesss to cross referenced text.

The Pill Book Guide to Medication for Your Dog and Cat Book
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

The Pill Book Guide to Medication for Your Dog and Cat


  • Author : Kate A. W. Roby
  • Publisher : Bantam Dell Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Pets
  • Pages : 576
  • ISBN 10 : 0553386093

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The Pill Book Guide to Medication for Your Dog and Cat Excerpt :

An easy-to-follow guide written to help pet owners understand and take control of their animal's health features profiles of more than two hundred drugs and their side effects, the latest in alternative medicine, a directory of pet organizations, and much more. Reprint. 40,000 first printing.

Four Paws  Five Directions Book
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Four Paws Five Directions


  • Author : Cheryl M. Schwartz
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1996
  • Genre: Nature
  • Pages : 406
  • ISBN 10 : 0890877904

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Four Paws Five Directions Excerpt :

Suitable for animal lovers seeking an alternative to Western medicine, and students of veterinary science, this book places special emphasis on uncomplicated approaches to acupressure and diet that can be done by the reader at home. The book colour portraits which accurately chart the meridians and acupressure points.

Veterinary Medical Guide to Dog and Cat Breeds Book
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Veterinary Medical Guide to Dog and Cat Breeds


  • Author : Jerold Bell
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2012-02-01
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 705
  • ISBN 10 : 9781482241419

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Veterinary Medical Guide to Dog and Cat Breeds Excerpt :

This book provides the veterinary practitioner, student, breeder and pet owner with a complete but quick reference to the diagnosis and management of breed-related medical conditions of dogs and cats. 171 recognized dog breeds and 42 cat breeds are included, organized alphabetically, with all information fully referenced and based on the most recent research. Appendices contain quick reference to condition by breed, available genetic tests and registries. Veterinary Medical Guide to Dog and Cat Breeds is a must have for the general practitioner and an ideal client education tool. Anyone concerned with educating the general public about the medical problems associated with purebred dogs and cats should have this title in their library.

Plumb s Veterinary Drug Handbook Book
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Plumb s Veterinary Drug Handbook


  • Author : Donald C. Plumb
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2018-02-21
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 1456
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119344452

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Plumb s Veterinary Drug Handbook Excerpt :

Plumb’s Veterinary Drug Handbook, Ninth Edition updates the most complete, detailed, and trusted source of drug information relevant to veterinary medicine. Provides a fully updated edition of the classic veterinary drug handbook, with carefully curated dosages per indication for clear guidance on selecting a dose Features 16 new drugs Offers an authoritative, complete reference for detailed information about animal medication Designed to be used every day in the fast-paced veterinary setting Includes dosages for a wide range of species, including dogs, cats, exotic animals, and farm animals

Canine Genetics  Health and Medicine Book

Canine Genetics Health and Medicine


  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2021-06-02
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 190
  • ISBN 10 : 9781839626548

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Canine Genetics Health and Medicine Excerpt :

The advances being made in veterinary medicine in the modern era are continuously pushing the boundaries of what is presently possible and available. From unraveling canine genetics and gene therapies to understanding the microbiome and the effects parasites have on canine health. Whilst many advances are being made with clinical diagnosis, surgeries, prosthetics, pharmaceuticals, and imaging techniques, preventative medicine is also at the forefront of technology. Our understanding of the medical issues, critical care, pharmaceutics, anatomy, pathology, genetics, and disease are all imperative in making advances in canine medicine. This book covers a diverse range of topics in canine health by highlighting recent and forthcoming canine medicine and health innovations and improvements.

Drug Therapy for Infectious Diseases of the Dog and Cat Book

Drug Therapy for Infectious Diseases of the Dog and Cat


  • Author : Valerie J. Wiebe
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-07-20
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 324
  • ISBN 10 : 9781118557341

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Drug Therapy for Infectious Diseases of the Dog and Cat Excerpt :

Drug Therapy for Infectious Diseases of the Dog and Cat provides fast access to all the information needed to effectively and responsibly treat infectious disease in dogs and cats, with easy searching by either drug or organism. Provides fast access to essential information on prescribing antibiotics, antifungals, antiparasitics, and antivirals Offers alphabetical searching by either drug or organism Focuses on clinically relevant information Covers information on each drug using a common format for ease of use Presents a reliable quick reference to the correct use of antibiotics in veterinary practice

Common Clinical Presentations in Dogs and Cats Book

Common Clinical Presentations in Dogs and Cats


  • Author : Ryane E. Englar
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2019-07-05
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 1040
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119414599

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Common Clinical Presentations in Dogs and Cats Excerpt :

Common Clinical Presentations in Dogs and Cats is a reliable resource and quick reference to essential information for diagnosing canine and feline patients, based on presenting complaints. The text takes a problem-oriented approach to recognizing common clinical conditions, and introduces diagnostic and treatment plans for companion animal practice. Equally useful for veterinary students and practicing clinicians, the book presents 78 chapters grouped by body system, for ease of access. Each chapter focuses on identifying the chief complaint, pinpointing possible diagnoses, and determining the clinical approach to patient care. The book is richly illustrated throughout with clinical photographs and line drawings that demonstrate the concepts presented. Common Clinical Presentations in Dogs and Cats is an essential resource that: • Gives clinicians fast access to essential details for approaching common case presentations in dogs and cats and forming a correct diagnosis • Presents information by clinical signs, organized by body system • Takes a standardized chapter format for ease of use • Includes color photographs and line drawings to illustrate the conditions discussed Written for small animal general practitioners and veterinary students, Common Clinical Presentations in Dogs and Cats is a patient-side reference that can help practitioners gain the knowledge and confidence to correctly diagnose a wide range of clinical presentations.

The First Aid Companion for Dogs   Cats Book
Score: 4.5
From 2 Ratings

The First Aid Companion for Dogs Cats


  • Author : Amy D. Shojai
  • Publisher : Rodale
  • Release Date : 2001-03-07
  • Genre: Pets
  • Pages : 451
  • ISBN 10 : 9781579543655

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The First Aid Companion for Dogs Cats Excerpt :

Provides a directory of first-aid and emergency procedures for cats and dogs, covering everything from identifying a problem and performing CPR to administering a pill and follow-up care.

Handbook of Exotic Pet Medicine Book

Handbook of Exotic Pet Medicine


  • Author : Marie Kubiak
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2020-08-24
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 524
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119389958

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Handbook of Exotic Pet Medicine Excerpt :

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.

Canine Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy   E Book Book
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Canine Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy E Book


  • Author : Darryl Millis
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2014-03-30
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 784
  • ISBN 10 : 9781455775804

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Canine Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy E Book Excerpt :

Bridging the gap between human physical therapy and veterinary medicine, Canine Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy, 2nd Edition provides vets, veterinary students, and human physical therapists with traditional and alternative physical therapy methods to effectively evaluate and treat dogs with various debilitating conditions. Coverage includes treatment protocols for many types of cutaneous, neurologic, and musculoskeletal injuries to facilitate a faster and more complete recovery. "Overall, this book is an extensive text for anyone interested in pursuing canine rehabilitation and physical therapy" Reviewed by: Helen Davies, University of Melbourne on behalf of Australian Veterinary Journal, March 2015 Invaluable protocols for conservative and postoperative treatment ensure the successful healing of dogs and their return to full mobility. Printable medical record forms on the companion website, including client information worksheets, referral forms, orthopedic evaluation forms, and more, can be customized for your veterinary practice. Six completely updated chapters on exercising dogs define the basic principles of aquatic and land-based exercise and how they may be applied to dogs, as well as how physical therapy professionals can adapt common "human" exercises to dogs. Numerous chapters on therapeutic modalities, including therapeutic lasers, illustrate how physical therapy professionals can adapt common "human" modalities to dogs. Physical examination chapters offer comprehensive information on orthopedics, neurology, and rehabilitation. NEW! Companion website with 40 narrated video clips of modalities and exercises used by physical therapists demonstrates effective ways to treat various neurologic and musculoskeletal problems in dogs. NEW! Fourteen new chapters describe the latest advances in the areas of joint mobilization, rehabilitation of the athletic patient, biomechanics of rehabilitation, therapeutic lasers, and physical therapy for wound care.

Clinical Medicine of the Dog and Cat  Second Edition Book
Score: 5
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Clinical Medicine of the Dog and Cat Second Edition


  • Author : Michael Schaer
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2009-10-23
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 793
  • ISBN 10 : 9781840766400

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Clinical Medicine of the Dog and Cat Second Edition Excerpt :

While covering all the major areas of internal medicine of the dog and cat, this book emphasizes the more common disorders. The book is organized by body system, and each chapter is structured in a consistent way, providing the definition of each disorder, its causes, clinical features, differential diagnoses, diagnosis, and management options. The practical, focused text is richly illustrated throughout by 1,505 clinical color photographs, imaging, diagrams and tables.