Veterinary Notes For Cat Owners

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Random House, Mar 31, 2012 - Nature - 576 pages
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A comprehensive and accessible manual of feline medicine and surgery, it explains the symptoms and treatment of every disease or injury that a cat owner is likely to encounter. Written in a straightforward manner by experts in their fields, the book contains detailed sections on anatomy and physiology; the organ systems (digestive, cardiovascular reproductive, urinary, nervous, endocrine, locomotor, ear/eye/nose, immune, blood and skin); infectious diseases (bacterial, viral, parasitic etc); and poisoning. Including chapters on nursing, first aid medicines, dentistry, nutrition and feeding as well as advice for new owners and sections on showing, breeding, insurance and behaviour. This book will become the standard work on feline health care.
 

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Contents

have a Cat?
3
Alison Ashford
25
Sid Jenkins MRIPHH
32
Palsy Bloom Associate Member BSAVA
39
Normal Feline Behaviour
55
Dr an H Robinson BSc
71
l Nutrition and Feeding
93
The Locomotor System
155
The Endocrine System
334
The Nervous Sysrem
345
Infections
363
Parasites
391
Feline Immunology
405
Poisoning
415
First Aid
423
Administration of Medicines
463

H The Ear
170
The Nose
180
Dr Martin Sullivan BVMS PhD DVR MRCVS
192
The Skin
205
Dentistry
222
IS The Alimentary System
245
Reproduction and Breeding Problems
280
Breeding
473
Alison Ashford
492
Showing Your Cat
515
Alison Ashford
521
Vettingin
527
Trevor Turner BVelMed MRCVS
537
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Trevor Turner has been a practicing vet for more than thirty years and today is principal of a large veterinary hospital. Married to Jean, a veterinary nurse, they currently share their lives with four cats and three dogs. Trevor Turner is also editor of the highly acclaimed Veterinary Notes for Dog Owners.

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