RSPCA What's Up with My Dog?
Provides instant answers to your dog's symptoms, through easy-to-follow diagnositc charts and reassuring practical advice, combining both healthcare and first aid emergencies.
- Paperback | 96 pages
- 148 x 206 x 8mm | 240.41g
- 04 Jul 2002
- Dorling Kindersley Ltd
- London, United Kingdom
- colour illustrations, glossary, index
Table of contents
Part 1 Your dog's health: different personalities; the age and sex of your dog; examining your dog; what to look for; basic procedures; hidden messages; dealing with wounds; infectious diseases; external parasites; internal parasites; recognizing shock; artificial respiration; heart-massage. Part 2 Symptoms charts: changes in behaviour; lethargy; changes in sound; injuries; bleeding; eye problems; ear problems; scratching the skin; hair loss; lameness and limping; loss of balance and coordination; seizures and convulsions; choking; sneezing and nasal disorders; coughing; bad breath; breathing problems; changes in appetite; vomiting; diarrhoea; bowel problems; excessive drinking; urinary problems; genital discharges; labour and birth.
About Bruce Fogle
Dr Bruce Fogle is well known for his expertise in animal behaviour. He pursued his postgraduate training at London Zoo before establishing his veterinary practice in London. He lectures internationally, appears on TV and radio, and writes for a variety of newspapers and magazines. Bruce is the author of many books including; Know Your Dog, Natural Dog Care, and the Encyclopedia of the Dog, all published by DK.