Management of Pregnant and Neonatal Dogs, Cats, and Exotic Pets is a comprehensive yet practical reference on small animal neonatology. Covering reproductive physiology of pregnancy and parturition, normal neonatology, and neonatal disorders in dogs, cats, and small exotic mammals, the book gives special emphasis to fetal well-being, parturition, normal physical parameters, behavior, common disorders and defects, emergency care, and orphan management. Information on nutritional and environmental considerations for both the dam and offspring is included, as well as guidance on offering advice to breeders providing neonatal care at home. Well illustrated throughout, Management of Pregnant and Neonatal Dogs, Cats, and Exotic Pets is a complete resource for the successful management of pregnant and newborn pets. Veterinary practitioners, students, technicians, and professional breeders all will find the bookas how-to, clinically relevant approach to small animal neonatology invaluable.it will become dry and unpalatable and may lead to refusal of the same food at another time. ... her 25% of her maintenance ration and then increase the food amount by 25% each day until she is eating 100% of the maintenance food ration by day 4 after weaning. ... the next day the same amount is put out for the kittens.
|Title||:||Management of Pregnant and Neonatal Dogs, Cats, and Exotic Pets|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2012-05-22|