Wildlife Feeding and Nutrition / Edition 2

Wildlife Feeding and Nutrition / Edition 2

by Charles T. Robbins, Robbins
     
 

ISBN-10: 0125893825

ISBN-13: 9780125893824

Pub. Date: 10/01/1992

Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology Books

This new edition of Wildlife Feeding and Nutrition has been thoroughly updated to reflect recent insights, especially with regard to wildlife nutrition essential to successful management either in the wild or in captivity.  See more details below

Overview

This new edition of Wildlife Feeding and Nutrition has been thoroughly updated to reflect recent insights, especially with regard to wildlife nutrition essential to successful management either in the wild or in captivity.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780125893824
Publisher:
Elsevier Science & Technology Books
Publication date:
10/01/1992
Series:
Animal Feeding and Nutrition Ser.
Edition description:
2nd ed
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
6.26(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.85(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
1Introduction1
2General Nutrient and Energy Requirements7
3Protein13
4Water19
5Minerals33
6Vitamins81
7Essential Fatty Acids110
8Energy Requirements for Maintenance114
9Protein Requirements for Maintenance175
10Reproductive Costs191
11Productive Costs225
12Food Composition247
13Gastrointestinal Anatomy and Function266
14Digestion and Nutrient Metabolism288
15Food Intake and Regulation323
16Computer Models of the Nutritional Interaction345
Index349

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