Rabbit Production

Rabbit Production

by James I. McNitt, Steven D. Lukefahr, Peter Robert Cheeke, Nephi M. Patton
     
 

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This new edition of Rabbit Production has been fully updated throughout. Mainly concerning rabbits bred for meat and fur, it also contains practical information on pet rabbits, show rabbits and rabbits used as laboratory animals. Core topics are covered, including rabbit genetics, reproduction, health and diseases, behavior, welfare, fur and meat production,See more details below

Overview

This new edition of Rabbit Production has been fully updated throughout. Mainly concerning rabbits bred for meat and fur, it also contains practical information on pet rabbits, show rabbits and rabbits used as laboratory animals. Core topics are covered, including rabbit genetics, reproduction, health and diseases, behavior, welfare, fur and meat production, rabbit production in developing countries, slaughter and the marketing of rabbit products. Current areas of interest such as animal welfare and coat color genetics are expanded in the new edition.

An important resource for all those involved in rabbit production, this book is also vital reading for students and researchers of animal science and meat production, as well as the keen amateur rabbit enthusiast.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781780640112
Publisher:
CAB International North America
Publication date:
05/28/2013
Pages:
314
Sales rank:
740,461
Product dimensions:
6.89(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.74(d)

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