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Cat Owner's Home Veterinary Handbook

by Delbert G. Carlson, Liisa Carlson, James M. Giffin

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A great reference for cat owners, especially on first aid. As typical of books like this, the information about cat food and nutrition is wrong and uninformed. ( )
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Giffin, James M.main authorall editionsconfirmed
Eldredge DVM, Debra M.main authorsome editionsconfirmed
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Cat Owner's Home Veterinary HandbookSigns and Symptoms Index on inside front coverEasy-to-understand textAuthors with collective experience of over a half centuryHundreds of instructional photos and drawings throughoutCovers every problem from Pediatrics to GeriatricsAll cat owners wish that their pets really did have nine lives. Now, with this newly revised and expanded edition of Cat Owner's Home Veterinary Handbook, the one life cats do have can be made longer and happier. Virtually every problem that owners will encounter is dealt with in language that teaches everyone how to cope with and prevent those unpleasant surprises. Part of the cat's mystique is a uniquely curious nature. This innate curiosity can create many dangerous situations and unwelcome consequences. This book, a classic in its first edition, has been updated to include the very latest solutions to the daily occurances and special problems in all phases of cat care, including behavior and training. Yes, training! Now, in clear and simple terms, symptoms are identified and thorough instructions are given so that with this book, owners can become the best friends their cats can have in a lifetime.

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Offers advice to cat owners on how to respond to a variety of pet emergencies, including shock, broken bones, and poisoning; describes the symptoms of gastrointestinal parasites, infections diseases, and problems with the skin and coat, eyes, ears, nose, mouth and throat, and various body systems; and features instructions for pregnancy and kittening care, as well as a look at health issues that arise at different stages of cat life.… (more)

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