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Uniform Title Sheep and goat medicine
Title Sheep, goat, and cervid medicine / editors, David G. Pugh, BSA, DVM, MS, MAG, DACT, DACVN, DACVM, Owner, Large Animal Medicine, Southern Traxx Veterinary Services, Waverly, Alabama, United States; A.N. Baird, DVM, MS, DACVS, Professor of Surgery, Large Animal Chief-of-Staff, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States; Misty A. Edmondson, DVM, MS, DACT, Associate State Veterinarian, Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries, Montgomery, Alabama, United States; Thomas Passler, DVM, PhD, DACVIM, Associate Professor, Department of Clinical Sciences, Auburn University, College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn, Alabama, United States
Edition Third edition
Published Edinburgh ; New York : Elsevier, 2021


Description 1 online resource (xi, 561 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
Contents Physical examination, handling, and restraint of sheep, goats, and cervids / Ricardo M. Stockler, Jenna Workman Stockler, Clifford F. Shipley, and David G. Pugh -- Feeding and nutrition / Nar Kaji Gurung, Jessica Rush, and David G. Pugh -- Fluid therapy and parenteral nutrition / Sandra D. Taylor and A.N. Baird -- Oral-esophageal diseases / A.N. Baird and Clifford F. Shipley -- Diseases of the gastrointestinal system / Jenna E. Bayne and Misty A. Edmondson -- Internal parasites of sheep, goats, and cervids / Lindsay A. Starkey and David G. Pugh -- Diseases of the respiratory system / Paul J. Plummer, Kelly M. Still Brooks, and Jenna E. Bayne -- Theriogenology of sheep, goats, and cervids / Misty A. Edmondson and Clifford F. Shipley -- Diseases of the endocrine system / Benjamin W. Newcomer and Manuel F. Chamorro -- Diseases of the integumentary system / A.N. Baird and Clifford F. Shipley -- Diseases of the musculoskeletal system / A.N. Baird and Clifford F. Shipley-- Diseases of the urinary system / Meredyth Jones, Matt Miesner, and Misty A. Edmondson -- Diseases of the neurologic system / Thomas Passler and Paul H. Walz -- Diseases of the eye / Richard J. McMullen Jr. and Thomas Passler -- Diseases of the mammary gland / Paul J. Plummer, Kelly M. Still Brooks, and Misty A. Edmondson -- Diseases of the hematologic, immunologic, and lymphatic systems (multisystem diseases) / Benjamin W. Newcomer, Chris Cebra, Manuel F. Chamorro, Emily Reppert, Margaret Cebra, and Misty A. Edmondson -- Diseases of the cardiovascular system / Daniel K. Newhard, Jenna E. Bayne, and Thomas Passler -- Anesthetic and pain management / Ann B. Weil and A.N. Baird -- Herd and flock health / Lionel J. Dawson, Clifford F. Shipley, Roger Merkel, and David G. Pugh -- Field necropsy and diagnostic tests / Heather Walz, Jenny Pope, and David G. Pugh -- Appendices. Commonly used drugs and veterinary feed directive in sheep, goats, and cervids / Virginia R. Fajt, Kenneth R. Brown, and David G. Pugh -- Reference intervals and conversions / Eric J. Fish and David G. Pugh
Summary "Sheep, Goat and Cervid Medicine, 3rd Edition covers all the latest advances in the field, including diseases and medical treatment, surgery, pain management, theriogenology, and nutrition. Clear instructions and hundreds of full-color photographs guide you step by step through common procedures including restraint for examination, administration of drugs, blood collection, and grooming. New to this edition is coverage of deer and elk medicine, reflecting the growing interest in these ruminants. Written by an expert team led by Dr. D.G. Pugh, this comprehensive reference is ideal for veterinarians and also for owners of sheep and goats. Clear writing style and consistent organization makes the book easy to understand and use, with disease chapters including pathogenesis, clinical signs, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention. Coverage of both surgery and medicine in each body systems chapter makes it easier to choose between treatment options for specific disorders. Superbly illustrated surgical procedures clearly demonstrate the steps to follow in performing medical and reproductive surgery. Diverse, expert contributors include the most experienced authorities, each providing current information on the care of valuable breeding stock as well as pets. Useful appendixes, now including veterinary feed directives, offer convenient access to information on drugs and drug dosages, fluid therapy, and normal values and conversions. Consistent, logical format in each body systems chapter makes information easy to find by beginning with physical examination and diagnostic procedures, followed by discussions of common diseases that involve the system. Comprehensive Feeding and Nutrition chapter covers diet evaluation, method of balancing rations, total parenteral nutrition, and examples of nutritious diets. Explanation of the differences in normal behavior between sheep and goats shows how they are not the same, and require different methods of treatment."--Publisher's description
Notes Previously published under title: Sheep and goat medicine / editors, D.G. Pugh, A.N. Baird
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed April 7, 2023)
Subject Sheep -- Diseases.
Goats -- Diseases.
Veterinary medicine.
Sheep Diseases -- therapy
Sheep Diseases
Goat Diseases
Goat Diseases -- therapy
Veterinary Medicine
veterinary medicine.
Veterinary medicine
Goats -- Diseases
Sheep -- Diseases
Form Electronic book
Author Pugh, D. G. (David G.), editor.
Baird, A. N. (Aubrey Nickie), editor.
Edmondson, Misty A., editor.
Passler, Thomas, editor.
ISBN 9780323624640