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Title Animals, diseases, and human health : shaping our lives now and in the future / Radford G. Davis, editor
Published Santa Barbara, Calif. : Praeger, [2011]


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 W'PONDS  614.56 Dav/Ada  AVAILABLE
Description viii, 286 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents Allergies to pets / A. McKenzie André and Zandra Hollaway André -- Pets in health-care settings / Louisa J. Castrodale -- Dog bites and dangerous pets / Kira A. Christian -- Animal abuse, cruelty, neglect (and the connection to human violence) / Miranda Spindel and Lila Miller -- Emerging diseases / Tegwin K. Taylor -- Wildlife trade, demand, and health / Kristine M. Smith -- Immunocompromised, high-risk populations and animals / Radford G. Davis -- Zoonoses of concern from dogs / Carina Blackmore -- Zoonoses of concern from cats / Ken Thorley -- Zoonoses of concern from small mammals / Jeffrey L. Rhody -- Zoonoses of concern from pet birds / Niklos Weber -- One health / Radford G. Davis -- The future : modern animal biotechnology / Larisa Rudenko, Jeffery Jones, and Evgenij Evdokimov
Summary "This book explains how animals shape our lives and our health, providing evidence that a "One Health" approach is the only logical methodology for advancing human health in the future"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Zoonoses.
Human-animal relationships.
Human ecology.
Zoonoses -- transmission.
Animal Assisted Therapy.
Animal Welfare.
Bonding, Human-Pet.
Communicable Diseases, Emerging -- transmission.
Communicable Diseases, Emerging -- veterinary.
Author Davis, Radford G.
LC no. 2011026322
ISBN 9780313385292 (hardcopy : alk. paper)
0313385297 (hardcopy : alk. paper)
9780313385308 (eISBN)
0313385300 (eISBN)