Doc Halligan's What Every Pet Owner Should Know

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Harper Collins, Oct 13, 2009 - Pets - 100 pages

Keep your pets happy and healthy with this complete guide to pet healthcare.

Dr. Karen Halligan is one of the country's most respected, leading authorities on preventative healthcare for pets. Doc Halligan's What Every Pet Owner Should Know offers real-life, useful tips for pet owners who want to improve their pets' health while still lowering veterinarian bills.

In this first-of-its-kind, highly acclaimed book, Dr. Halligan shares her 20 years of veterinary expertise with pet owners. She provides a common sense, money-saving, and practical approach to pet healthcare and offers pet owners the information they need to avoid the emergency room and detect the most common signs of illness. Avoiding confusing medical jargon, Dr. Halligan offers well-organized chapters that guide pet owners through the various life stages of their dogs and cats and tips for every situation, from travel and holidays to disaster preparedness.

 

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Doc Halligan's What Every Pet Owner Should Know: Prescriptions for Happy, Healthy Cats and Dogs

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As the director of Veterinary Services for the Los Angeles Society for the Prevention of Cruelty Toward Animals, Halligan has seen pet owners at their best and worst and knows full well their most ... Read full review

Contents

Chapter 2
31
Chapter 3
52
Chapter 4
70
Chapter 5
92
Chapter 7
124
Chapter 8
138
Chapter 9
157
Chapter 11
184
Chapter 12
210
Chapter 13
245
Chapter 14
280
Epilogue
298
Index
313
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About the author (2009)

Dr. Karen Halligan has appeared on Live with Regis and Kelly, the Today show, Animal Planet and Animal Rescue 911 and is the Director of Veterinary Services at the spcaLA. She shares her life in Los Angeles with Kinky and Nathan, two very spoiled (and healthy) cats.

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