ER Vets: Life in an Animal Emergency Room by Donna M. JacksonER Vets: Life in an Animal Emergency Room by Donna M. Jackson

ER Vets: Life in an Animal Emergency Room

byDonna M. Jackson

Paperback | May 4, 2009

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With dramatic full-color photos throughout, award-winning author Donna Jackson brings to life the inner workings of an animal emergency room, profiling the important work ER veterinarians do behind closed doors. Animals survive traumas with the help of high-tech X-rays, ventilators, endoscopes, and more importantly, the expert care of veterinarians and veterinary nurses who love animals, science, and a daily dose of adrenaline! It takes loads of courage and compassion to be an ER vet!
Donna M. Jackson is an award-winning author of nonfiction books for children and holds a master's degree in journalism from the University of Colorado at Boulder. Her works include the critically acclaimed Elephant Scientists, Bone Detectives, Bug Scientists, and Wildlife Detectives -all honored by the NSTA/CBC's Outstanding Science ...
Title:ER Vets: Life in an Animal Emergency RoomFormat:PaperbackDimensions:96 pages, 10 × 8 × 0.34 inPublished:May 4, 2009Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0547237588

ISBN - 13:9780547237589


Editorial Reviews

"Well-researched and well-written, ER Vets is an engaging book on a hot topic." --School Library Journal, starred School Library Journal, Starred"Jackson doesn’t sidestep the emotional and physical demands of working in an emergency clinic, but her sensitive, behind-the-scenes look at emergency care also clearly shows the rewards of the profession and the bonds between owner and pet."––Booklist Booklist, ALA"An easy sell to animal lovers of various reading levels, and they may also get some ideas about future career options." --Kirkus Kirkus Reviews