National Geographic complete guide to pet health, behavior, and happiness : the veterinarian's approach to at-home animal care

Book
Published 2019
Item Details
Summary:

"Combining first aid, medical reference, and tips and tricks of the trade, here is your go-to-guide for at-home animal care, focusing on dogs, cats, rabbits, birds, and more! Building on more than two decades of veterinary experience, Dr. Gary Weitzman covers topics including upset stomachs, house training, physical ailments and behavior tips. The president and CEO of the San Diego Humane Society and former co-host of the weekly NPR show The Animal House, 'Dr. Gary' brings a wealth of experience to essential veterinary questions, revealing basic first-aid techniques, when a trip to the vet is necessary, dietary recommendations, simple training techniques, necessary supplies, essential behavior cues, and much more."-- Publisher's website.

ISBN:
9781426219658 (pbk.)
9781426219658
1426219652
Description:
399 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Other Title:
Complete guide to pet health, behavior, and happiness
Pet health, behavior, and happiness
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 387-390) and index.
Contents:
Introduction
Animal happiness and responsible pet ownership
Everyday pet health and nutrition
Pet behavior and training
Emergencies and disaster preparedness
Common health issues
Diagnostics, aging, and holistic medicine
Epilogue
Appendix A: The status of animal welfare
Appendix B: Over-the-counter drugs and dosages for dogs
Appendix C: Common behavior drugs for dogs and cats.
LCCN:
2018027275
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