Veterinary Nursing of Exotic Pets is the definitive reference book on the principles and practice of nursing exotic species
From rabbits and chinchillas to budgies and iguanas, it not only covers husbandry, nutrition and handling, but provides an overview of diseases and treatments, and explores anatomy and chemical restraint
In addition to the thorough explanations of appropriate home-care which will enable you to confidently advise clients, the book now also covers the care of hospitalised exotics
Key features Provides an understanding of the basics of diseases, husbandry, anatomy and physiology of exotic pets as outlined by the RCVS examinations Gives veterinary nurses the confidence to discuss exotic pets with clients by providing a solid knowledge base in these species
New coverage for this revised and enlarged second edition includes emergency and critical care, radiography, and small marsupials such as sugargliders
Suitable for veterinary nurses, veterinary technicians and veterinary students.
The redesigned layout and full colour artwork make it quicker and easier to find exactly what you re looking for
This book acts as a companion to the City and Guilds NVQ level 4 equivalent qualification 'Veterinary Nursing of Exotic Species