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Equine Science

Equine Science

Author: Rick Parker

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781285225883

Category: Science

Page: 608

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EQUINE SCIENCE, 4th Edition imparts students with the basic understanding of horses necessary to be successful in equine care and management. Richly illustrated in full color, the book uses a logical, easy-to-follow outline to make both learning and lesson planning simple, while addressing essential topics like care and feeding, training, development and reproduction, illness, inheritance, and the history of horses. Bursting with helpful features, EQUINE SCIENCE, 4th Edition piques student interest with detailed graphics and photos, as well as informational sidebars, website references, and end-of chapter activities that test their knowledge of the material. Future equine professionals will especially appreciate the glossary of terms at the end of the text, as well as the appendix, which includes useful conversion factors and worksheets and provides contact information for professional organizations. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Equine Sports Medicine and Surgery

Equine Sports Medicine and Surgery

Author: Kenneth W Hinchcliff

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780702054228

Category: Medical

Page: 1320

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Equine Sports Medicine and Surgery provides the most up-to-date, in-depth coverage of the basic and clinical sciences required for management of the equine athlete. The unique treatment of exercise physiology and training within a clinical context, together with detailed review of all diseases affecting athletic horses, makes this the most comprehensive text available. The book will provide a thorough grounding in the basic physiology of each body system, and in particular the responses of each body system to exercise and training, that will be separate, but highly relevant to, the succeeding sections on clinical disorders of each body system. The highly respected editors have brought together an internationally renowned team of 50 contributors, producing the ultimate reference for veterinarians, students, horse-owners, and all those involved in the world of equine athletics. High quality artwork, including relevant radiographic, ultrasonographic, CAT scan, and MRI images, aid understanding and diagnosis Provides a truly international perspective, including guidelines pertinent to different geographic areas, and racing jurisdictions In-depth coverage of the role of the veterinarian in the management of athletic horses Explores the use of complementary therapies ~

Dark Horse: A Ryan Weller Thriller Book 3

Dark Horse: A Ryan Weller Thriller Book 3

Author: Evan Graver

Publisher: Third Reef Publishing, LLC

ISBN: 9781736552148

Category: Fiction

Page:

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Twenty-five million in gold bars... A sunken freighter... And an international arms dealer wants his gold... Ryan Weller has gold fever. He knows where the Santo Domingo lies in the deep water off the coast of Haiti. Unfortunately, he’s no longer employed by Dark Water Research and he must find his own salvage vessel and crew. Retrieving the gold won’t be easy at depths that man wasn’t meant to survive. Surviving the savage ocean might be the least of his worries. Ryan is also caught between a ruthless Haitian warlord and international arms dealer, Jim Kilroy, both eager to reclaim the prize. Kilroy wants his gold, a repayment for an arms deal gone bad. He’ll stop at nothing to force Ryan to cooperate, including kidnapping Ryan’s beautiful ex-girlfriend, Emily Hunt. The gold for Emily. But the warlord demands a ransom too, the gold for his life. Can Ryan escape with the girl and the gold? Dark Horse is the third book in the Ryan Weller Thriller Series. Dive into an ocean of crime today!

Equine Emergencies E-Book

Equine Emergencies E-Book

Author: James A. Orsini

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9781455745425

Category: Medical

Page: 912

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Ideal for use in the clinic and in the field, Equine Emergencies: Treatment and Procedures, 4th Edition, offers practical step-by-step guidelines for effectively managing a wide range of emergency situations. Thoroughly updated content keeps you informed of the latest advances in horse care in a portable, convenient format. Essential examination, diagnostic, and treatment information for each body system is presented in a logical format so you can quickly find answers during equine emergencies. What to Do and What Not to Do boxes guide you through the step-by-step treatment of an emergency and draw your attention to important steps to take and those to avoid. High-quality photographs and illustrations visually clarify key concepts and guide you through procedures step by step. NEW! Chapter covering bacterial and viral diseases arms you with critical information on diagnostic labs, collection, submission, and interpretation. NEW! Chapter on emergency diagnostic procedures keeps you up-to-date on all the tests needed to determine the most effective treatment. NEW! Chapter on gene testing provides information on which gene tests and labs should be performed. NEW! Chapter on biopsy techniques highlights the different instruments available, endoscopic and laparoscopic techniques, as well as how to perform a pleuritis examination. NEW! Chapter on laboratory submission offers the latest information on tests, laboratory charts, guidelines for making an appropriate submission, and blood drawing. NEW! Chapters on feeding and starvation and flood injury supply the latest guidelines for nutrition, disaster medicine, and snake bites/envenomation.

Complications in Equine Surgery

Complications in Equine Surgery

Author: Luis M. Rubio-Martinez

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781119190080

Category: Medical

Page: 896

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Complications in Equine Surgery is the first reference to focus exclusively on understanding, preventing, recognizing, managing, and prognosing, technical and post-procedural complications in equine surgery. Edited by two noted experts on the topic, the book presents evidence-based information using a clear approach, organized by body system. Featuring color images, the book contains detailed coverage of the gastrointestinal, respiratory, musculoskeletal, urogenital, and neurological systems. Each chapter contains a short introduction of the procedure with explanations of when and how the procedure is to be performed. All chapters review how to recognize and prevent technical complications and explain how to manage post-operative complications. This important text: Offers the first resource specifically focused on complications encountered in equine surgery Takes a helpful format organized by body system Provides consistently formatted chapters for ease of use Covers clinically relevant information for dealing with technical and post-operative complications Presents more than 350 color images to illustrate the concepts described Written for general practitioners and specialists, Complications in Equine Surgery is an essential resource to decreasing morbidity and mortality and increasing surgical success in horses.

Book Of Abstracts Of The 55th Annual Meeting Of The European Association For Animal Production

Book Of Abstracts Of The 55th Annual Meeting Of The European Association For Animal Production

Author: Ynze van der Honing

Publisher: Wageningen Academic Pub

ISBN: 9789076998459

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 497

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This Book of Abstracts is the main publication of the 55th Annual Meeting of the European Association for Animal Production (EAAP) held in Bled, Slovenia, on 5-9 September 2004. It contains abstracts of the invited papers and contributed presentations. The meeting addressed subjects relating to science and innovation, but in Bled the main theme is "Sustainability of Livestock Systems". Also, important problems were discussed during the sessions of EAAP's nine Commissions: Animal Genetics, Animal Nutrition, Animal Management and Health, Animal Physiology, Livestock Farming Systems, Cattle Production, Sheep and Goat Production, Pig Production and Horse Production. In addition joint sessions on topics interesting several disciplines and species were included in the programme. A total of 2843 authors (741 abstracts) contributed to this publication.

Anatomy and Physiology

Anatomy and Physiology

Author: Julie Brega

Publisher: J A Allen & Company Limited

ISBN: CORNELL:31924105312239

Category: Medical

Page: 262

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Anatomy and Physiology is part of a series of textbooks prepared for college students on equine degree courses.

Health, Nutrition & Fitness

Health, Nutrition & Fitness

Author: Julie Brega

Publisher: J A Allen & Company Limited

ISBN: CORNELL:31924105312247

Category: Pets

Page: 192

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This title is the second in a series of four books produced for college students on equine degree courses. Designed for clarity and ease of reference with a list of aims and objectives preceding each chapter, the book deals with complex issues on a step-by-step basis and provides detailed explanations of technical and scientific terminology. Question boxes act as reminders and revision aids throughout. The contents include: routine health care; the foot and shoeing; teeth and worming; nutrients; the digestive process; feeding and feedstuffs; rationing; and physiological adaptations to training, fitness, work and exercise programs.