Exotic Animal Formulary Book

Exotic Animal Formulary


  • Author : James Wyman Carpenter
  • Publisher : W B Saunders Company
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 564
  • ISBN 10 : 0721601804

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Exotic Animal Formulary Excerpt :

Designed to be a concise, quick reference for veterinarians and anyone working with exotic animals, this portable formulary addresses common questions and medical situations encountered in clinical practice. Coverage of all drugs -- including antimicrobial, antifungal, and antiparasitic agents -- provides appropriate dosage information and comments for all exotic species. This resource features extensive coverage of birds, as well as recommendations on therapies and diets in the appendices. Covers all exotic species in a quick-reference format. User-friendly layout is formatted in columns with the agent, dosage, and comments easy to locate on the page. Features an extensive section on birds, the most common of exotic pets. Detailed appendices include classification of select antimicrobials used in exotic animal medicine, therapies commonly used in exotic animals, and selected laboratories conducting avian and reptile diagnostic procedures Many new drugs have been added. All drug dosages have been re-checked to ensure accuracy. Twelve excellent contributing authors have joined this edition.

Exotic Animal Formulary Book

Exotic Animal Formulary


  • Author : James W. Carpenter
  • Publisher : W B Saunders Company
  • Release Date : 2004-12-17
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 592
  • ISBN 10 : 145573411X

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Exotic Animal Formulary Excerpt :

This is a Pageburst digital textbook; Designed to be a concise, quick reference for veterinarians and anyone working with exotic animals, this portable formulary addresses common questions and medical situations encountered in clinical practice. Coverage of all drugs -- including antimicrobial, antifungal, and antiparasitic agents -- provides appropriate dosage information and comments for all exotic species. This resource features extensive coverage of birds, as well as recommendations on therapies and diets in the appendices. Covers all exotic species in a quick-reference format. User-friendly layout is formatted in columns with the agent, dosage, and comments easy to locate on the page. Features an extensive section on birds, the most common of exotic pets. Detailed appendices include classification of select antimicrobials used in exotic animal medicine, therapies commonly used in exotic animals, and selected laboratories conducting avian and reptile diagnostic procedures Many new drugs have been added. All drug dosages have been re-checked to ensure accuracy. Twelve excellent contributing authors have joined this edition.

BSAVA Small Animal Formulary  Part B Book

BSAVA Small Animal Formulary Part B


  • Author : Joanna Hedley
  • Publisher : BSAVA
  • Release Date : 2020-05-26
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 360
  • ISBN 10 : 1910443719

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BSAVA Small Animal Formulary Part B Excerpt :

Treatment of exotic pets can be challenging because of the wide variety of species and conditions that may be encountered. Although knowledge is progressing all the time, there remains a lack of data on commonly used drugs in these species. This new edition includes new drugs and expanded information on other drugs, reflecting the latest knowledge, with primary references where available. Dosages cover small mammals (including primates, sugar gliders and hedgehogs as well as rodents, rabbits and ferrets), birds, reptiles, fish and amphibians. Trusted information on drugs available for veterinary use in exotic pets Covers small mammals, birds, reptiles, fish and amphibians Revised throughout with the newest drugs added Primary references provided where available

Exotic Animal Formulary   E Book Book

Exotic Animal Formulary E Book


  • Author : James W. Carpenter
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2017-09-20
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 776
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323498036

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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! 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. NEW! Chapter on backyard poultry and waterfowl, an increasingly popular pet in the U.S. UPDATED Chapter on wildlife includes new information on: considerations for developing a wildlife policy in private practice; recommendations for safe restraint of native wildlife; recommendations for meat withdrawal times in game species for select medications; agents used in wild mammal emergencies; and much more. NEW! Information details the euthanasia agents used in fish. NEW! Information on amphibians includes the blood collection sites and the selected disinfectants for equipment and cage furniture. NEW! Information on hedgehogs includes common differential diagnoses based on physical examination findings and co

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 : 528
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119389996

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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.

Exotic Animal Emergency and Critical Care Medicine Book

Exotic Animal Emergency and Critical Care Medicine


  • Author : Jennifer E. Graham
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2021-11-23
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 992
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119149231

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Exotic Animal Emergency and Critical Care Medicine delivers the most relevant and current information required by general veterinary practitioners and veterinary specialists in treating emergent and critical exotic patients. Covering the management of common emergency presentations in exotic companion mammals, birds, reptiles, and amphibians, each section discusses triage and stabilization, diagnostics, nutrition and fluid therapy, analgesia, anesthesia, monitoring, CPR, and euthanasia. The book includes quick reference tables, species-specific drug formularies, and illustrations of exotic animal emergency procedures and techniques. The information contained within is based on an extensive review of the most current literature and the combined knowledge and expertise of international leaders in the field of exotic animal medicine and surgery. A one-stop resource like no other, Exotic Animal Emergency and Critical Care Medicine makes it easy to find the information needed to effectively treat urgent and life-threatening conditions in pet exotic animals. The book covers a wide range of species, encompassing: Exotic companion mammals, including ferrets, rabbits, guinea pigs, chinchillas, rats, mice, hamsters, gerbils, hedgehogs, and sugar gliders Birds, including psittacines, passerines, doves and pigeons, as well as backyard poultry and waterfowl Reptiles, including turtles and tortoises, snakes and lizards Amphibians Equally useful for general practitioners, specialists in emergency and critical care and exotic animal medicine, veterinary students, and trainees, Exotic Animal Emergency and Critical Care Medicine is an essential resource for the emergent and critical care of exotic animals.

Ferrets  Rabbits and Rodents   E Book Book

Ferrets Rabbits and Rodents E Book


  • Author : Katherine Quesenberry
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2011-05-12
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 608
  • ISBN 10 : 9781437702880

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A concise guide to the care of small mammals, Ferrets, Rabbits, and Rodents: Clinical Medicine and Surgery covers the conditions seen most often in veterinary practice. The book emphasizes preventive medicine along with topics including disease management, ophthalmology, dentistry, and zoonosis. More than 400 illustrations demonstrate key concepts related to radiographic interpretation, relevant anatomy, and diagnostic, surgical, and therapeutic techniques. Now in full color, this edition adds coverage of more surgical procedures and expands coverage of zoonotic disease. From editors Katherine Quesenberry and James W. Carpenter, along with a team of expert contributors, the "Pink Book" provides an authoritative, single source of information that is hard to find elsewhere. A logical organization makes it quick and easy to find important information, with each section devoted to a single animal and chapters within each section organized by body system. Over 400 photographs and illustrations highlight key concepts such as radiographic interpretation and the main points of diagnostic, surgical, and therapeutic techniques. A chapter on ophthalmology provides hard-to-find information on eye care for ferrets, rabbits, rodents, and other small mammals. Coverage of preventive medicine includes basic biology, husbandry, and routine care of the healthy animal. The drug formulary supplies dosage instructions for ferrets, rabbits, guinea pigs, chinchillas, hamsters, rats/mice, prairie dogs, hedgehogs, and sugar gliders. Chapter outlines offer at-a-glance overviews of the contents of each chapter. Handy tables and charts make it easy to find key information. Expanded Zoonotic Diseases chapter adds more depth along with the latest information on the rising potential for disease transmission to humans as exotic pets become more popular. Additional surgical procedures for each species are included, some with step-by-step instructions accompanied by color photographs and line drawing

Boothe   s Small Animal Formulary  Seventh Edition Book

Boothe s Small Animal Formulary Seventh Edition


  • Author : Dawn Merton Boothe, DVM, MS, PhD, DACVIM, DACVCP
  • Publisher : American Animal Hosp Assoc
  • Release Date : 2015-01-18
  • Genre: Veterinary drugs
  • Pages : 384
  • ISBN 10 : 9781583262061

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The seventh edition of Boothe’s Small Animal Formulary includes information on more than 950 small animal drugs—all within a convenient, pocket-sized resource. Featuring more than 50 additional drugs, this updated version includes a new appendix on clinically relevant drug interactions, as well as other new appendices on ophthalmic preparations and scheduled drug classifications. And, the user-friendly design makes it easier than ever to find the information you need fast. New to Seventh Edition: · Five new appendixes with data on significant drug interactions, ophthalmic preparations, and scheduled drug classifications · Over 50 new drugs added · New electronic version (sold separately) sold as an app that contains information from the Orange Book and Adverse Drug Experience Reports

Veterinary Nursing of Exotic Pets Book

Veterinary Nursing of Exotic Pets


  • Author : Simon J. Girling
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2008-04-15
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 320
  • ISBN 10 : 9780470680520

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From budgies and cockatiels to chipmunks and chinchillas, our interest in exotic pets has rocketed in recent years. With the house rabbit being the UK's third most commonly kept pet after the cat and dog, and sales in small mammals, reptiles and birds continuing to grow, exotic pets have now become a specialist area of veterinary practice in their own right. Veterinary Nursing of Exotic Pets is the first book to address the need for a definitive reference book devoted entirely to the principles and applications of nursing exotic species. Developed from a City and Guild's course, it not only covers husbandry, nutrition and handling, but also explores anatomy and chemical restraint, and provides an overview of diseases and treatments.

Manual of Exotic Pet Practice Book
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Manual of Exotic Pet Practice


  • Author : Mark A. Mitchell
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 546
  • ISBN 10 : 9781416001195

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Manual of Exotic Pet Practice Excerpt :

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.

Skin Diseases of Exotic Pets Book

Skin Diseases of Exotic Pets


  • Author : Sue Paterson
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2008-04-15
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 344
  • ISBN 10 : 9781405173308

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Skin Diseases of Exotic Pets Excerpt :

There is currently a lot of interest within veterinary medicine in both dermatology and exotics, yet, despite this interest, there is no single text available that focuses on both these key areas. This book, for the first time, provides a practical guide to dermatological problems in birds, reptiles, fish and mammals. Divided into the four groups, each section has a chapter introducing the structure and function of the skin of each group, a chapter on examination and diagnostic tests, and further chapters on species specific skin diseases and treatments. Written in a quick reference format and including almost 200 colour photographs, this book is a handy resource for veterinary practitioners, veterinary students and veterinary dermatologists alike.

Current Therapy in Exotic Pet Practice Book

Current Therapy in Exotic Pet Practice


  • Author : Mark A. Mitchell
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 512
  • ISBN 10 : 9781455740840

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Current Therapy in Exotic Pet Practice Excerpt :

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

BSAVA Small Animal Formulary Book

BSAVA Small Animal Formulary


  • Author : Ian Ramsey
  • Publisher : BSAVA
  • Release Date : 2014-08-18
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 488
  • ISBN 10 : 1905319657

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BSAVA Small Animal Formulary Excerpt :

Celebrating its twentieth anniversary, the BSAVA Small Animal Formulary remains the indispensable guide to drugs used in veterinary practice. This edition has been fully revised and updated by an editorial panel of experts. As with previous editions, a number of new drug monographs have been added, including cetirizine, cisapride, moxifloxacin and torasemide, whilst those drugs no longer authorized for use in veterinary practice have been removed. The inclusion of examples of immunosuppressive protocols in the Appendix enhances the complementary information provided in the Formulary.

Saunders Manual of Small Animal Practice   E Book Book

Saunders Manual of Small Animal Practice E Book


  • Author : Stephen J. Birchard
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2005-12-20
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 2032
  • ISBN 10 : 9781416064299

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Meticulously organized by body system for optimal readability and ease of reference, the 3rd edition of this best-selling manual provides quick, comprehensive, and practical guidance on evaluating and managing a full range of common medical and surgical conditions encountered in small animal practice. Medical chapters discuss etiology, clinical signs, diagnoses and treatment, while surgical chapters discuss anatomy, preoperative considerations, procedures and postoperative care. It also contains an entire section devoted to avian and exotic pets and a comprehensive drug formulary. A consistent outline format provides easy access to information on etiology, clinical signs, diagnosis, and treatment for each disease or disorder, as well as anatomy, preoperative conditions, techniques, and postoperative care for surgical procedures. Key Points draw attention to helpful tips and key concepts. Includes a comprehensive section covering diagnosis, treatment, and surgery for avian and exotic pets. Features new chapters that cover key topics such as physical therapy and rehabilitation, pain management, vaccination guidelines, and syncope. Includes the latest information on drugs and clinical equipment throughout.