Mark Evans Animal Care: Dog Doctor

Mark Evans Animal Care: Dog Doctor

by Mark Evans
     
 

Dog Doctor could turn an ordinary pet owner into a life-saver. It helps you to understand your dog's symptoms and enables you to recognize instantly when your pet needs medical attention. Mark Evans' informative, down-to-earth style will ensure that you know exactly what to do and understand what is happening to your pet at all times.

  • Signs and

Overview

Dog Doctor could turn an ordinary pet owner into a life-saver. It helps you to understand your dog's symptoms and enables you to recognize instantly when your pet needs medical attention. Mark Evans' informative, down-to-earth style will ensure that you know exactly what to do and understand what is happening to your pet at all times.

  • Signs and symptoms: This section clearly tells you when to consult your vet and when it is safe to take action yourself. It cross-refers to more detailed descriptions of over 60 of the most common diseases and conditions, explaining what they are, why they occur, typical symptoms, whether or not they are serious and which breeds are most at risk.
  • Practical step-by-step sequences: There are clear, photographic step-by-step sequences demonstrating first aid and handling techniques. There is also essential information on special nursing care and on what to do in the event of accidents and emergencies.
  • Going to the vet: Your vet center and the common procedures and products that will be used to treat your dog are explained thoroughly.
The author also gives invaluable advice on coping with death. Caring for your dog with confidence Containing the most up-to-date and authoritative information on dog health and care, Dog Doctor is a practical and fascinating handbook for all dog owners. It gives you the confidence to remain calm and objective in every situation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780876056783
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
11/06/1996
Series:
Animal Care Series
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
7.79(w) x 9.58(h) x 0.64(d)

Meet the Author

Mark Evans B Vet Med MRVCS, is an experienced veterinary surgeon, an internationally published author, and a television presenter and broadcaster. He has written the How to look after your Pet series for children, published worldwide by Dorling Kindersley, and many articles for the Radio Times, Good Housekeeping, Your Cat and Dogs Today. He is a presenter on television programs including ITV's This Morning and BBC's Good Morning, and makes regular guest appearances on Live and Kicking and Top Gear. Mark's particular interests are in pet nutrition, behavior and preventative medicine. He established the Animal Information Bureau in 1990 and opened his own animal health center in 1996. His down-to-earth and refreshing style, his ability to reveal the fascinating world of the dog and his infectious enthusiasm ensure that this book is innovative and thoroughly practical. Dog Doctor is the book no dog owner should be without. Other titles in the Mark Evans Animal Care series: Cat Doctor The Complete Guide to Puppy Care The Complete Guide to Kitten Care

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