Coverart for item
The Resource Captive birds in health and disease : a practical guide for those who keep gamebirds, raptors, parrots, waterfowl and other species, John E. Cooper ; with a contribution on the law by Margaret E. Cooper ; illustrations by P. Athene Smith

Captive birds in health and disease : a practical guide for those who keep gamebirds, raptors, parrots, waterfowl and other species, John E. Cooper ; with a contribution on the law by Margaret E. Cooper ; illustrations by P. Athene Smith

Label
Captive birds in health and disease : a practical guide for those who keep gamebirds, raptors, parrots, waterfowl and other species
Title
Captive birds in health and disease
Title remainder
a practical guide for those who keep gamebirds, raptors, parrots, waterfowl and other species
Statement of responsibility
John E. Cooper ; with a contribution on the law by Margaret E. Cooper ; illustrations by P. Athene Smith
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CaBVAU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cooper, J. E.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cooper, Margaret E
  • Smith, P. Athene
  • World Pheasant Association
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Captive wild birds
  • Captive wild birds
  • Avian medicine
  • Birds
Label
Captive birds in health and disease : a practical guide for those who keep gamebirds, raptors, parrots, waterfowl and other species, John E. Cooper ; with a contribution on the law by Margaret E. Cooper ; illustrations by P. Athene Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"World Pheasant Association"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 124-126) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: captive birds, their biology and its relevance to their care -- Health versus disease -- Maintenance of health: the importance of management -- Signs of health and disease -- Types of disease: infectious, non-infectious and multifactorial -- Investigation and diagnosis of disease: why the bird-keeper and the veterinarian should work together -- Diseases affecting the skin and plumage -- Diseases of the digestive tract -- Respiratory diseases -- Diseases of the liver and other internal organs -- Diseases affecting fertility, hatchability and the survival of young -- Use of medicines and disinfectants -- Accidents, emergencies and supportive care -- Veterinary vade mecum -- Legislation for bird-keepers -- Glossary of scientific names -- Useful addresses and sources of information -- Daily record sheet -- Live bird submission form -- Dead bird submission form -- Laboratory sample submission form -- Egg submission form -- Health hazards from birds -- Checklist of equipment for the bird-keeper and avian veterinarian
Control code
52071301
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
xii, 132 pages
Isbn
9780888395382
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Captive birds in health and disease : a practical guide for those who keep gamebirds, raptors, parrots, waterfowl and other species, John E. Cooper ; with a contribution on the law by Margaret E. Cooper ; illustrations by P. Athene Smith
Publication
Note
"World Pheasant Association"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 124-126) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: captive birds, their biology and its relevance to their care -- Health versus disease -- Maintenance of health: the importance of management -- Signs of health and disease -- Types of disease: infectious, non-infectious and multifactorial -- Investigation and diagnosis of disease: why the bird-keeper and the veterinarian should work together -- Diseases affecting the skin and plumage -- Diseases of the digestive tract -- Respiratory diseases -- Diseases of the liver and other internal organs -- Diseases affecting fertility, hatchability and the survival of young -- Use of medicines and disinfectants -- Accidents, emergencies and supportive care -- Veterinary vade mecum -- Legislation for bird-keepers -- Glossary of scientific names -- Useful addresses and sources of information -- Daily record sheet -- Live bird submission form -- Dead bird submission form -- Laboratory sample submission form -- Egg submission form -- Health hazards from birds -- Checklist of equipment for the bird-keeper and avian veterinarian
Control code
52071301
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
xii, 132 pages
Isbn
9780888395382
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

Library Locations

    • Zalk Veterinary Medical LibraryBorrow it
      Veterinary Medicine West, Columbia, MO, 65211, US
      38.941099 -92.317911
Processing Feedback ...