Fully updated and expanded to keep pace with the developments in this area of small animal practice, this new edition covers all aspects of treating
reptile patients, including diagnosis, surgical techniques and euthanasia.
Chapter dedicated to anatomy and physiology
A consideration of the reptile pet trade
Revised and expanded appendices
New chapters on crocodilians and sea turtles
Anatomy and physiology; Reptile pet trade and welfare; Captive maintenance; Nutrition; Breeding and neonatal care; Clinical examination; Emergency care; Diagnostic sampling and laboratory tests; Non-invasive imaging; Diagnostic and surgical endoscopy; Therapeutics and medication; Anaesthesia and analgesia; Surgery: principles and techniques; Euthanasia and post-mortem examination; Dermatology; Ophthalmology; Gastrointestinal system; Respiratory system; Cardiovascular and haemopoietic systems; Urogenital system; Neurology; Nutritional problems; Neoplasia; Parasitology; Infectious diseases; Crocodilians; Sea turtles