The book encompasses the history of bird keeping, common breeds of birds, their nutritional requirements, list of zoonotic diseases transmitted by birds and guideline for their prevention. It covers infectious, non-infectious clinical and metabolic diseases, and toxicity in detail with a special focus on the history of diseases, etiology, affected hosts, pathogenesis, clinical signs, diagnosis and treatment. Separate chapters detail relevant diagnostic techniques, management and care practices, including updated information.
The book offers an invaluable guide for students and teachers in the field of (avian) veterinary medicine, scientists/research scholars working in related fields, and avian medicine practitioners, as well as all those progressive bird owners who want to know the basics of their care and management.
- Verlag: Springer / Springer, Berlin
- Artikelnr. des Verlages: 978-981-10-9937-3
- Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2017
- Seitenzahl: 296
- Erscheinungstermin: 28. Juni 2018
- Abmessung: 235mm x 155mm x 16mm
- Gewicht: 662g
- ISBN-13: 9789811099373
- ISBN-10: 9811099375
- Artikelnr.: 53169680