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Veterinary Management of Tortoises and Turtles

Handbook / ManualCancelled

By: Stuart McArthur

170 pages, Col photos, illus, figs, tabs


Paperback | Jun 1999 | Edition: 2 | #107024 | ISBN: 063205168X
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Paperback | Dec 1996 | #48926 | ISBN: 0632040599
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About this book

Practical guide on tortoise and turtle care for the veterinary practitioner. The text covers the common medical and surgical conditions encountered by veterinarians and offers detailed advice on their diagnosis and treatment. Sections include those on anatomy, nutrition, handling techniques and hibernation as well as infections, suitable drugs and dose rates, laboratory tests and radiographic techniques, use of anaesthesia, surgical techniques including coeliomtomy and the management of egg retention.


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