Amphibian Medicine and Captive Husbandry by Kevin N. Wright, Brent R. Whitaker

By Kevin N. Wright, Brent R. Whitaker

Amphibian medication and Captive Husbandry is designed to introduce veterinary practitioners to the analysis and remedy of illness in captive amphibians. even though designed for the veterinary clinician, this article is an important a part of any herpetologist's library, masking a number of points of amphibian captive husbandry and propagation whereas delivering a company beginning that permits the reader to guage a given husbandry regimen. The analysis of sickness in amphibians through the applying of simple clinicopathologic thoughts is mentioned. Infectious, metabolic, dietary, neoplastic, and idiopathic problems of amphibians are tested intimately. absolutely illustrated, this quantity includes 243 colour images, 317 black and white figures, and fifty four tables that improve the usefulness of the textual content and may be of curiosity to zoos and aquariums with amphibian screens in addition to to libraries.

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