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Pet Care In The New Century
     

Pet Care In The New Century

by Amy Shojai
 
Dogs and cats are considered part of the family-and just as deserving of the best medical care. Never before has the veterinary profession been able to offer such amazing medical options and such a high level of preventative care as it does in the New Century. In the pages of this book you'll find the most up-to-date and comprehensive information on veterinary

Overview

Dogs and cats are considered part of the family-and just as deserving of the best medical care. Never before has the veterinary profession been able to offer such amazing medical options and such a high level of preventative care as it does in the New Century. In the pages of this book you'll find the most up-to-date and comprehensive information on veterinary diagnostics and treatments available, including:

• Insight from 100+ Veterinary Medicine Specialists
• "Click-able" Hot-Links to Online Resources and Experts
• The Benefits of Ultrasound, CT-Scans, MRI and more
• Advances in Nutrition, Drugs, Surgery, and Rehab
• Cost Issues, The Bond, and Pet Insurance Options
• Molecular Medicine, Gene Therapy and Genetic Ethics
• A-to-Z Guide of 50 Pet Care Conditions
• Medical Miracles-Forty "Wow!" Success Stories

This fascinating updated 2nd edition is a guide to the groundbreaking medical techniques that can improve-and save-the lives of the pets we love. Whether you have a puppy or kitten, adult pet, or a geriatric dog or cat, they all benefit from the exciting breakthrough care options described in Pet Care in the New Century.

Author Biography

Amy D. Shojai, CABC is a certified animal behavior consultant, vet tech, and nationally known authority on pet care and behavior. She is the author of nearly two dozen award-winning nonfiction pet books and over a thousand articles and columns. Amy addresses a wide range of fun-to-serious issues in her work, covering training, behavior, health care, and medical topics.

Amy is a founder and president emeritus of the Cat Writers' Association, and a member of the Dog Writers Association of America. She frequently speaks to groups on a variety of pet related issues, lectures at many writing conferences, and regularly appears on national radio and television in connection with her work. Most recently she appeared as an expert on the Animal Planet "CATS 101" and "DOGS 101" shows. She canbe reached through her website at www.shojai.com
From the Author
Today, our cats and dogs are considered family members and just as deserving of the best medical care available. Cutting-edge medicine IS available for your puppy or kitten, adult dog or cat, or geriatric pet--and loving them means providing for their wellness the best way we can. After all, that's what we do for our friends. *smile*

Your veterinarian is key to keeping your dog or cat healthy. But just as human cardiologists and surgeons offer specialized care, more than 20 veterinary specialties also offer help that goes beyond the basics. My goal has always been to empower you to make informed choices about your pet's physical and emotional needs. I believe it is vital that all pet lovers become aware of what treatments are available, and where to find them, by asking their veterinarian. Now, you can read this book for that information. My fondest wish is that "PET CARE IN THE NEW CENTURY" will help you learn about various options to help you make the best choices for your individual animal's circumstance. Then it's up to you to say "yes" or "no thanks" to a kidney transplant, paralysis cure, behavior help, or cancer treatments, for example--remembering always that there is no right or wrong answer.

When you make a decision from the heart that is based on the best information available to you at the time, it cannot be wrong.

Best wishes,

Amy D. Shojai

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781935712398
Publisher:
Cool Gus Publishing
Publication date:
03/21/2011
Pages:
382
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.79(d)

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