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- 2nd ed.
- Ames, Iowa : Wiley-Blackwell, 2013.
1 online resource (xxi, 717 p.) : col. ill.,
Pets -- Diseases.
- Medical subjects:
Veterinary Medicine -- methods.
Animal Diseases -- diagnosis.
Animal Diseases -- prevention & control.
- Introduction to animal sheltering / Stephen Zawistowski and Julie Morris
Population statistics / Janet Scarlett
Shelter design / Lucinda Schlaffer and Paul Bonacci
Sanitation / Kay Steneroden
Administrative issues / Bonnie Yoffe-Sharp
Legal issues for shelters / Jane McBride
Quality of life, stress, and emotional pain in shelter animals / Franklin D. McMillan
Population management / Sandra Newbury and Kate Hurley
Canine care in the animal shelter / Lila Miller and Stephanie Janeczko
Feline care in the animal shelter / Brenda Griffin
The care of small mammals in the animal shelter / Christopher S. Hanley
Reptile and amphibian care in the animal shelter / Natalie Isaza and Ramiro Isaza
Avian care in the animal shelter / Debra A. Nicholson
Temporary care of wildlife in the animal shelter / Scott Diehl and Cheryl Diehl
Equine care in the animal shelter / Jeannine Berger, John Madigan, and Kathryn Holcomb
Strategies for management of infectious diseases in a shelter / Miranda Spindel
Epidemiology of infectious diseases in shelter populations / Janet Scarlett
Practical overview of common infectious disease agents / Elise Gingrich and Michael Lappin
Disease recognition and diagnostic testing / Kate Hurley and Patricia Pesavento
Treatment strategies / Julie D. Dinnage
Outbreak management / Jeanette O'Quin
Overview of animal cruelty laws / Stacy Wolf
Veterinary forensics : medical evaluation of abused live animals / Robert W. Reisman
Examination of the deceased victim / Melinda Merck
Forensic toxicology / Sharon Gwaltney-Brant
Animal hoarding / Gary Patronek
Animal fighting / Randall Lockwood
Equine cruelty / Pamela Corey
Emergency medicine in the animal shelter / Cynthia D. Delany
Euthanasia / Martha Smith-Blackmore
Foster care / Martha Smith-Blackmore and Sandra Newbury
Disaster and emergency planning and response for animal shelters / Kevin M. Dennison and Jeanie Lin
Behavior evaluation, adoption, and follow-up / Emily Weiss and Heather Mohan-Gibbons
Behavioral enrichment / Katherine Miller and Stephen Zawistowski
Animal behavior forensics : evaluation of dangerous dogs and cruelty victims / Pamela J. Reid
Behavioral pharmacotherapy in the animal shelter / Amy Marder
Spay/neuter services for shelter and community animals / Kathleen V. Makolinski
Anesthesia and pain management / Andrea Looney
Surgical techniques for spay/neuter / Philip A. Bushby
Pediatric neutering / Leslie Appel and Janet Scarlett
Management of stray and feral community cats / Julie K. Levy and Christine L. Wilford
Nonsurgical sterilization of cats and dogs / Brenda Griffin
Appendix 1: Resources for veterinary and shelter professionals
Appendix 2: Association of Shelter Veterinarians (ASV) guidelines for standards of care in animal shelters.
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