Laboratory Animal And Exotic Pet Medicine: Principles And Procedures by Margi SiroisLaboratory Animal And Exotic Pet Medicine: Principles And Procedures by Margi Sirois

Laboratory Animal And Exotic Pet Medicine: Principles And Procedures

byMargi SiroisEditorMargi Sirois

Paperback | September 15, 2015

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Learn how to properly handle and care for lab animals and exotic species withLaboratory Animal and Exotic Pet Medicine, Principles and Procedures, 2nd Edition . This comprehensive resource provides the latest anatomy, physiology, and taxonomy information on a wide variety of species including birds, reptiles and amphibians, rats and mice, guinea pigs, hamsters, rabbits, gerbils, ferrets, wildlife, woodchucks, armadillos, frogs, and fish. Coverage also includes a number of commonly performed procedures (such as blood collection, medicine administration, and animal husbandry) and in-depth information on housing, restraint, nutrition, common diseases, diagnostics, and therapeutics. Research-related information, including legal and ethical issues surrounding exotic animals being kept as pets, as well as the humane use of animals in research, make this text a must-have resource for any aspiring vet tech or professional who must work with lab animals.

Title:Laboratory Animal And Exotic Pet Medicine: Principles And ProceduresFormat:PaperbackDimensions:416 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:September 15, 2015Publisher:Elsevier CanadaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0323172997

ISBN - 13:9780323172998

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Exotic and Laboratory Animal Medicine
2. Exotic and Research Animal Facilities
3. Birds
4. Reptiles
5. Amphibians and Fish
6. Rats and Mice
7. The Rabbit
8. The Guinea Pig
9. The Ferret
10. Gerbils and Hamsters
11. Other Species
12. Nonhuman Primates
13. Wildlife