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The advisor puppy enthusiasts have depended on for greater than twenty-seven years, this instruction manual has been widely revised to incorporate the most recent details on every little thing from dogs healthcare to food to holistic remedies. Dog Owner's domestic Veterinary Handbook, Fourth version, is the definitive advisor for each puppy proprietor. It places very important info at your fingertips, with:

  • An index of signs that will help you locate info fast

  • Clearly written, step by step instructions for dealing with universal canines diseases and problems

  • A bankruptcy on emergencies that explains what to do instantly for surprise, damaged bones, burns, dehydration, warmth stroke, poisoning, insect stings and bites, wounds, and more

  • Hundreds of images and drawings that illustrate what to seem for and what to do to supply the simplest deal with your dog

  • A word list of terms

With this advisor, you will comprehend while to hurry your puppy to the vet and if you can commence remedy at domestic. you are going to converse extra successfully along with your vet. you should have the newest details on each element of your dog's remedy should you want it. this can be the hands-on reference you will belief back and again.

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341 Heartworm lifestyles Cycle. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 342 Heartworm disorder. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 343 analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 344 Treating Heartworm affliction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 345 Heartworm Prevention . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 347 Anemia and Clotting problems . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 349 Blood-Loss Anemia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 349 Hemolytic Anemias. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 350 insufficient crimson Blood mobile construction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 351 Clotting problems . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 352 02_067857 ftoc. qxp 7/6/07 10:28 PM web page xix CONTENTS • xix bankruptcy 12: THE fearful process . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 355 Neurological overview . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 356 Head accidents . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 357 cranium Fractures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 357 Open Fontanel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 357 mind accidents . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 357 Treating Head accidents. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 358 mind illnesses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 360 Encephalitis (Brain an infection) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 360 Granulomatous Meningoencephalitis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 361 mind Tumors and Abscesses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 361 Stroke . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 362 Hereditary ailments . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 363 Hereditary Myopathies (Muscular Dystrophy) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 363 Degenerative Myelopathy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 364 Inherited Neuropathies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 365 White puppy Shaker Syndrome . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 366 Cerebellar illnesses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 366 Hydrocephalus . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 367 Seizure issues . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 367 Epilepsy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 369 Narcolepsy and Cataplexy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 370 Compulsive Behaviors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 370 competitive Behaviors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 371 Coma . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 371 weak spot or Paralysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 372 Tick Paralysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 372 Botulism . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 373 Coonhound Paralysis. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 373 Myasthenia Gravis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 373 Hypokalemia (Low Serum Potassium). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 374 Spinal wire illnesses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 374 Spinal wire accidents . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 375 Infections and Tumors. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 376 Ruptured Discs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 376 Fibrocatilaginous Embolic Myelopathy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 379 Wobbler Syndrome . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 379 Cauda Equina Syndrome .

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