Veterinary Guide for Animal Owners: Caring for Cats, Dogs, Chicken, Sheep, Cattle, Rabbits, and More

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This easy-to-use reference guide provides everything you need to know about caring for and treating pets and barnyard animals. With complete chapters on cats, cows, dogs, goats, horses, pigs, poultry, rabbits, and sheep, it includes hundreds of strategies for preventing ...

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Overview

This easy-to-use reference guide provides everything you need to know about caring for and treating pets and barnyard animals. With complete chapters on cats, cows, dogs, goats, horses, pigs, poultry, rabbits, and sheep, it includes hundreds of strategies for preventing and curing common problems.
• How to sex a rabbit
• The best way to dehorn a buck
• Preventing cannibalism in chickens
• Treating saddle sores
• Controlling shock
• Nail care for dogs and cats
• Giving medications . . . And much more! Veterinary Guide for Animal Owners provides a wealth of practical, no-nonsense information that no animal owner should be without.

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Editorial Reviews

Gail Damerow
“Written in language that is clear and to the point, the Veterinary Guide for Animal Owners makes a handy all-in-one health care and management guide for anyone who keeps a variety of pets and livestock, large and small.”
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781616081393
  • Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
  • Publication date: 10/1/2010
  • Edition description: Second Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 432
  • Sales rank: 484,246
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 1.50 (d)

Meet the Author

C.E. Spaulding, D.V.M., studied veterinary medicine at Michigan State University and practiced veterinary medicine for over thirty years. In addition to practicing veterinary medicine, he owned his own farm animals including horses, goats, poultry, pigs and cattle.

Jackie Clay is a trained veterinary field technician with over twenty years experience. She she is also a prolific writer, having written four books and hundreds of magazine articles. She is a regular writer for Backwoods Home Magazine, writing on animal care, gardening, canning and other topics of rural, self reliant living interest. She lives on a remote homestead in Northern Minnesota with her family and lots of animals.

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