Veterinary Nursing of Exotic Pets 2nd Edition PDF. Veterinary Nursing of Exotic Pets is the definitive reference book on the principles and practice of nursing exotic species.
Veterinary Nursing of Exotic Pets 2nd Edition PDF
From rabbits and chinchillas to budgies and iguanas, it not only covers husbandry, nutrition and handling, but provides an overview of diseases and treatments, and explores anatomy and chemical restraint. The redesigned layout and full colour artwork make it quicker and easier to find exactly what you’re looking for.New coverage for this revised and enlarged second edition includes: emergency and critical care, radiography, and small marsupials such as sugar gliders. In addition to the thorough explanations of appropriate home-care which will enable you to confidently advise clients, the book now also covers the care of hospitalized exotics.
- Provides an understanding of the basics of diseases, husbandry, anatomy and physiology of exotic pets as outlined by the RCVS examinations
- Gives veterinary nurses the confidence to discuss exotic pets with clients by providing a solid knowledge base in these species.
- This book acts as a companion to the City and Guilds NVQ level 4 equivalent qualification ‘Veterinary Nursing of Exotic Species’.
Suitable for veterinary nurses, veterinary technicians and veterinary students. Since the first edition of this textbook was published, exotic pet medicine has continued to develop at pace. More and more of the pet-owning public are turning to exotic pets whether it be due to their increased availability, physical attraction or the constraints of space making smaller pets more appealing. Veterinary nurses are now expected to understand the basics of diseases, husbandry, anatomy, and physiology of exotic pets as outlined by the RCVS examinations. Also as the veterinary nurse is oft en the practice–client interface, a sound knowledge base in these species is essential.