BSAVA manual of canine and feline shelter medicine : principles of health and welfare in a multi-animal environment /

This brand new manual provides a practical guide on how to deal with various clinical situations that arise when working with cats and dogs in a shelter environment. The first part of the manual describes the principles of shelter medicine and population health. The second part covers the prevention...

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Imprint:Quedgeley, Gloucester : British Small Animal Veterinary Association, [2018]
©2018
Description:1 online resource (x, 374 pages) : illustrations
Language:English
Series:BSAVA manual series
BSAVA manual series.
Subject:Dogs -- Diseases.
Cats -- Diseases.
Veterinary medicine.
Pets -- Diseases.
Animal shelters.
Veterinary Medicine -- methods.
Dog Diseases -- prevention & control.
Cat Diseases -- prevention & control.
Animal Welfare.
Housing, Animal -- standards.
Animal shelters.
Cats -- Diseases.
Dogs -- Diseases.
Pets -- Diseases.
Veterinary medicine.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/12353371
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Varying Form of Title:British Small Animal Veterinary Association manual of canine and feline shelter medicine
Manual of canine and feline shelter medicine
Other authors / contributors:Dean, Rachel, editor.
Roberts, Maggie (Veterinarian), editor.
Stavisky, Jenny, editor.
British Small Animal Veterinary Association, issuing body.
ISBN:9781910443330
1910443336
9781905319848
1905319843
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index
Description based on print version record
Summary:This brand new manual provides a practical guide on how to deal with various clinical situations that arise when working with cats and dogs in a shelter environment. The first part of the manual describes the principles of shelter medicine and population health. The second part covers the prevention, management and control of disease in a shelter environment. The final part provides information on working with people in the shelter environment
Other form:Print version: BSAVA manual of canine and feline shelter medicine. Quedgeley, Gloucester : British Small Animal Veterinary Association, [2018] 9781905319848
Table of Contents:
  • What is shelter medicine? / Rachel Dean, Jenny Stavisky and Janet M. Scarlett
  • Ethics and animal welfare / James Yeates and Dorothy McKeegan
  • Pragmatic decision-making in the charity situation / Sally Everitt, Rachel Dean and Tim Browning
  • Concepts in free-roaming population control / Ian MacFarlaine and Andy Gibson
  • Practical management of free-roaming populations / Ian MacFarlaine and Andy Gibson
  • Optimizing neutering programmes / David yates and Kate White
  • Shelter metrics / Janet M. Scarlett and Jenny Stavisky
  • Principles of infectious disease and transmission / Jenny Stavisky and Wendy Adams
  • Biosecurity in shelters / Emily Newbury and Lila Miller
  • Shelter design and the flow of animals through a shelter / Paula Boyden and Lisa Morrow
  • Preventive medicine in the shelter environment / John Helps and Rachel Dean
  • Diarrhoea in the dog in the shelter environment / Jenny Stavisky and Runa Hanaghan
  • Diarrhoea in the cat in the shelter environment / Allison German and Lisa Morrow
  • Respiratory disease in the dog in the shelter environment / Shaun Opperman and Joe Brownie
  • Respiratory disease in the cat in the shelter environment / Rebecca Wilby, Alan Radford and Maria Afonso
  • Skins diseases in shelter animals / Nathalie Dowgray and Steve Shaw
  • Managing feline immunodeficiency virus and feline leukemia virus in the multi-cat/shelter environment / Beth Skillings, Tim Gruffydd-Jones and Victoria Crossley
  • Managing feline coronavirus and feline infectious peritonitis in the multi-cat/shelter environment / Séverine Tasker and Nathalie Dowgray
  • Behaviour and stress management in the shelter environment / Rachel Casey and Nicky Trevorrow
  • Charities, their policies and their staff / Maggie Roberts and Wendy Adams
  • Law and shelter medicine / Dominic Sullivan and Trevor Cooper
  • The shelter veterinary team / Shaun Opperman and Rebecca Elmore
  • Working with the non-vet shelter team / Lisa Morrow and Runa Hanaghan
  • Training and education in the shelter environment / Karen Hiestand and Emily Newbury