Biology, Medicine, and Surgery of South American Wild by Murray E. Fowler, Zalmir S. Cubas PDF

By Murray E. Fowler, Zalmir S. Cubas

ISBN-10: 0813828465

ISBN-13: 9780813828466

Univ. of California, Davis. positive aspects large tables, continent-specific department of amphibians, birds, reptiles, and mammals prepared by means of order, relations, and genus. subject matters contain conservation efforts, ailments in free-ranging populations, and administration of animals maintained in captivity. contains an appendix on drug dosages utilized in avian drugs. plentiful halftone illustrations.

Show description

Read Online or Download Biology, Medicine, and Surgery of South American Wild Animals PDF

Best veterinary medicine books

New PDF release: The Laboratory Rat (American College of Laboratory Animal

The Laboratory Rat, moment variation gains up to date details on quite a few subject matters together with: rat genetics and genomics, either spontaneous and brought about sickness; cutting-edge know-how for housing and husbandry; occupational health and wellbeing, and experimental versions. A most popular resource of knowledge at the laboratory rat that may be of curiosity to veterinary and clinical scholars, senior graduate, graduate scholars, post-docs and researchers who make the most of animals in biomedical study.

Download e-book for iPad: Geriatrics & Gerontology of the Dog and Cat by Richard T. Goldstons DVM MS, Johnny D. Hoskins DVM PhD

A consultant to the simplest recommendations for dealing with canine and cats offered with difficulties linked to the getting older procedure and purchased ailment. each one bankruptcy deals pointers on the actual exam of that physique process and gives quick-reference tables to steer the reader on prognosis and therapy.

Download e-book for kindle: Non-Clinical Vascular Infusion Technology, Volume II: The by Owen P. Green, Guy Healing

Intravenous infusion is an important mode of supply for plenty of prescribed drugs presently out there or present process scientific trials. The means of lengthy intravenous supply in unsleeping, free-moving animal versions has broadened the chance to check and assessment the security and efficacy of those healing items.

Download e-book for kindle: Advanced Monitoring and Procedures for Small Animal by Jamie M. Burkitt Creedon, Harold Davis

Complex tracking and systems for Small Animal Emergency and demanding Care is a accomplished but sensible reference, delivering hands-on details necessary to veterinarians and veterinary technicians excited about emergency and significant care. Written by means of a professional group of veterinarians and veterinary technicians, this well-referenced e-book deals step by step protocols for appearing complex emergency and significant care systems and tracking ideas.

Additional info for Biology, Medicine, and Surgery of South American Wild Animals

Sample text

1990. Observaçães sobre os hábitos e o comportamento alimentar de Phrynops geoffroanus (Schweigger, 1812) em cativeiro (Reptilia, Testudines, Chelidae) [Observations on the feeding habits and behavior of Phrynops geoffroanus in captivity]. Revista Brasileira de Zoologia 7(3):319–326. B. 1991. Some observations on the biology and behavior of Phrynops geoffroanus (Schweigger, 1812) in captivity (Reptilia, Testudines, Chelidae). Grupo de Estudos Ecológicos, Série Documentos (3):35–37. B. 1992. O comportamento reprodutivo de quelônios [Chelonians reproductive behavior].

Teleacus, and Balantidium spp. have been found in species of the genus Geochelone, but they have not been proven to be agents of illness. It is possible that they are normal microflora and participants of the digestive process. Coccidia Although coccidial organisms are commonly found, signs must be present to diagnose disease. MANAGEMENT Numerous drugs have been used in treatment. Trimethoprim sulfadiazine, in doses of 15–30 mg/kg every 48 hours for 10–14 days, works well. Helminths Nematodes are the most common parasites found in chelonians.

35°C) should be avoided, and turtles must always have access to adequate microenvironments to thermoregulate, such as a pond of water or a shaded refuge. , Geochelone carbonaria, and G. denticulata). Northern species will do better if kept between approximately 24 and 30°C; southern species will do better if kept between approximately 20 and 26°C. Water temperature may usually be kept between 22 and 28°C. Pelomedusids (but less AMPHIBIANS/REPTILES: CLASSES AMPHIBIA AND REPTILIA markedly, Podocnemis unifilis) are particularly sensitive to cold water.

Download PDF sample

Biology, Medicine, and Surgery of South American Wild Animals by Murray E. Fowler, Zalmir S. Cubas

by Steven

Rated 4.75 of 5 – based on 39 votes

About admin