Behaviour Problems in Small Animals
Practical Advice for the Veterinary Team
Authors : Jon Bowen, Sarah Heath
Publishing year : 2007
Language(s) : English
Number of pages : 288
Price : £ 26.99
An easy-to-use, quick-reference text full of practical advice on how to handle behavioural problems in the practice situation. You'll find helpful practice tips such as tips on running puppy classes, guidelines for breeders, and guidelines for new owners.
Discussions of canine behavioural problems include: aggression; fears, phobias and anxieties; elimination problems; training issues; and geriatric behaviour issues. Feline behavioural problems include: aggression; fears, phobias and anxieties; elimination problems; grooming problems; bonding problems; and geriatric behaviour issues. There's also a helpful appendix on drug dosages for behaviour-related medications.
- Coverage offers immediate advice to the veterinary team who are often presented with behavioural problems in their practice;
- Easy-to-read format includes introductions, medical differentials, underlying causes, diagnosis, action boxes, and summaries;
- Content refers the reader to other chapters throughout the book, so that information can be found quickly and easily;
- Helpful handouts, which can be photocopied, offering yet another way to further your learning experience.