UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine Book of Dogs

UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine Book of Dogs

The Complete Medical Reference Guide for Dogs and Puppies

Book - 1995
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An authoritative, up-to-the-minute guide for dog owners, breeders and trainers that includes everything they need to know about the health and well-being of their dogs -- written by the faculty of a distinguished school of veterinary medicine and edited by Mordecai Siegal, who also edited The Cornell Book of Cats.

Blackwell North Amer
The UC Davis Book of Dogs is destined to become a dog owner's second best friend, combining the latest developments in veterinary medicine with a solid tradition of canine health care.
Dog owners, breeders, exhibitors, judges, groomers, kennel operators and veterinarians will find this complete medical reference invaluable. In-depth information about all aspects of canine health - from the selection of a dog to emergency and home-medical attention - is contained in this single volume. Dog lovers everywhere will rely on this book to ensure the well-being of their dog - whether a purebred show dog or the family pet. The book includes guidelines for choosing the right dog, with descriptions and drawings of the many breed types; expert information about inappropriate behavior; and full explanations of the many disorders and diseases that can affect dogs. An extensive glossary is also included, defining complicated medical terms clearly and concisely. While it will never replace a trained veterinarian, the UC Davis Book of Dogs can help anyone who lives and works with dogs to become better-informed medical consumers and caregivers.

Publisher: New York : HarperCollins Publishers, 1995
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780062701367
Characteristics: xxii, 538 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Alternative Title: UC Davis book of dogs
Book of dogs


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