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The most comprehensive guide to the horse's body - inside and out -
Every spring in veterinary colleges throughout America, students are months away from graduating. Sara is one of these students. She has lived and studied in Knoxville for the last four years, and she can see her name with the letters D.V.M in sight. Her next to last rotation is in large animal medicine where she sees and treats, with the help of the internists, residents, clinicians, and her fellow students, the larger species like horses and cows. Quincy is going to be one of Sara's patients. He is a thoroughbred horse with a chronic illness who needs her help. He was once a beautiful horse with athletic prowess, but disease has only left him his spirit. As soon as Sara and Quincy meet, a bond begins to form between the student and the horse. Follow their journey through the halls and stalls of The University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine.
Did you know that salt plays an important role in your horse's health and that there are a multitude of misconceptions about feeding it to horses? Salt for Horses: Tragic Mistakes to Avoid teaches you how to choose the right kind of salt for your horse and why this precious substance - when in its proper form - can provide essential nutrients to your horse. Stephanie Krahl, author of Guiding Principles of Natural Horse Care, reflects on the impact salt has on the health of your horse and the tragic mistakes even most well-established equine nutritionists are making in regard to this essential nutrient. This simple guide presents the reader with sound persuasive arguments about feeding salt to horses based on authoritative scientific information. Stephanie's conversational style of writing along with her ability to assimilate complex details into easy to understand concepts is invaluable to the reader. Salt for Horses is an indispensable guide for those real horse lovers who make their choices with intent and promote their horse's health naturally.
This text explains what healing means, how it works and how it can work in the context of animals. Margrit Coates provides practical guidance on learning the skill, when and where to do it, along with the do's and don'ts. She explains what chakras are, how energy runs through a living being, and how healing can be a benefit. There are many case histories included, histories of horses who have been sick, depresses, injured or terminally ill, and how healing has helped them. This book is intended for those who work with horses or around them, orthose who just have an interest in horses.
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book. ++++ The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to ensure edition identification: ++++ La Mascalcia Di Lorenzo Rusio Volgarizzamento Del Secolo XIV.; Collezione Di Opere Inedite O Rare; Volume 1 Of La Mascalcia Di Lorenzo Rusio Volgarizzamento Del Secolo XIV; Pietro Delprato; Volumes 19-20 Of Collezione Di Opere Inedite O Rare Dei Primi Tre Secoli Della Lingua Laurentius Rusius Pietro Delprato, Luigi Barbieri Presso G. Romagnoli, 1867 Horses; Veterinary medicine
Equine Clinical Immunology offers comprehensive information on equine immunological disorders. Provides a complete, equine-specific reference on clinical immunology Focuses on clinically relevant information for the diagnosis and treatment of horses with immune disorders Illustrates the concepts discussed using drawings, photographs, and tables Presents key concepts, clinical assessment information, and treatment approaches in text boxes for ease of use Offers a practical, clinically oriented approach ideal for equine specialists
This book contains classic material dating back to the 1900s and before. The content has been carefully selected for its interest and relevance to a modern audience. Each publication has been professionally curated and includes all details on the original source material. This particular instalment, "Diseases of the Horse How to Know Them, Their Causes, Prevention and Cure" contains information on their prevention, diagnosis and treatment. It is intended to illustrate aspects of equine health and serves as a guide for anyone wishing to obtain a general knowledge of the subject and understand the field in its historical context. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
This book contains classic material dating back to the 1900s and before. The content has been carefully selected for its interest and relevance to a modern audience. Each publication has been professionally curated and includes all details on the original source material. This particular instalment, "Legs of the Horse, Their Accidents and Diseases" contains information on the diagnosis and treatment of horse ailments. It is intended to illustrate aspects of equine health and serves as a guide for anyone wishing to obtain a general knowledge of the subject and understand the field in its historical context. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
Since the first edition of Equine Nutrition and Feeding was published in 1986, it has become the seminal work on the subject. It covers all the key topics that you need to know for your equine nutrition degree course. This comprehensive and clearly evidenced textbook covers how food is digested and nutrients are used in growing, working and breeding horses. It also explains the scientific basis for calculating nutrient and dietary requirements in an understandable manner, and shows you how to do these calculations. Special attention is also given to grassland and pasture, and to housing and diet-related diseases. Additional, student-friendly features include: * References to the most up-to-date information, including "Nutrient Requirements of Horses," from the National Research Council (2007). * Case histories to provide practical examples. * Study questions at the end of each chapter to help you to revise. * A comprehensive glossary of terms and abbreviations. Changes to this fourth edition: * Evidence base has been expanded, with 646 new research reports and papers being incorporated. * Extensively revised to make navigation easier. * A new section is dedicated to the weaning and growth of the foal. This book is the essential text for any undergraduate and postgraduate student of equine nutrition, equine veterinary medicine, equine veterinary nursing or agricultural science. It is also used by equine nutritionists and horse owners.
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book.
Cherry Hill, America's most trusted equine expert, teams up with
Richard Klimesh, a professional farrier and her frequent writing
partner, to address the twin topics of hoof care and horseshoeing.
Proper hoof care is one of the most important contributors to a
horse's health and well-being. Without sound, well-maintained
hooves, an otherwise healthy horse can become lethargic, grouchy,
and sullen. With healthy hooves, a horse's noble personality
Completely updated with the latest information on infectious diseases, parasites, breeding and foaling, and alternative therapies, the "Horse Owner's Veterinary Handbook, Third Edition" is still as useful and easy to navigate as the original, classic text. With an index of signs and symptoms, a guide to the organs and body systems, a general index, cross-references, and a helpful glossary, this book will help you diagnose and treat your horse. You will appreciate the well-organized contents, which will help you find the information you need quickly, when your horse needs your help most.
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