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Vets on Animal Reiki: The Power of Animal Reiki Healing in Veteri...
by Kathleen Prasad

Language

English

Pages

127

Publication Date

March 19, 2019

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This groundbreaking book explores how Animal Reiki helps support veterinarians in their quest to heal their animal patients. Who better to bridge the gap between Animal Reiki and scientific understanding than highly trained and experienced veterinarians? The personal and powerful testimonials of the vets included in this book will inspire you to incorporate Animal Reiki into an animal's treatment plan. As the variety of perspectives in this book demonstrates, Animal Reiki can provide an ethical and seamless way to incorporate holistic support without interfering with traditional protocols. Thus, having ethically trained Animal Reiki practitioners offering Reiki to patients is a valuable asset for any veterinarian's practice.
Love at First Bite: Tales from a Veterinary Life
by Dr. Yair Ben Ziony

Language

English

Pages

188

Publication Date

November 07, 2018

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<h3><b>Four legged patients and Two legged masters</b></h3><p>In this collection of stories from his life, Israeli veterinarian Dr. Yair Ben Ziony shares his fascinating experiences with animals that moo, bark, bay, and purr. Whether describing days in his private small-animal clinic, his travel in the newly independent state of Israel tending to farm animals, or his four years in pre-revolutionary Iran managing a dairy farm, Ben Ziony writes with precision, wit, and charm. </p><p>His sensitive eye reveals the beauty and nuance in every situation, as he evinces empathy not only for his four-legged patients but also for their two-legged masters, who often prove as intriguing and unpredictable as their charges. Each tale-be it amusing, sad, shocking, or simply strange--gives the reader fresh insight into the intricacies of the human-animal relationship.</p><p>“Dr. Ben Ziony's surprising and perceptive stories will delight any animal lover-and even any fan of human beings.” <br /><i>Martha Moody, author of the American best-seller, <b>Best Friends</b></i></p>
Veterinary Forensic Pathology, Volume 2
by Springer

Language

English

Pages

169

Publication Date

January 29, 2018

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<p>This richly illustrated two-volume book offers a comprehensive and essential reference guide for veterinary pathologists and clinical veterinarians interested in performing animal necropsies for forensic casework. It presents a broad range of animal crime cases, with particular focus on the post mortem examination and the observed pathology . <br /><br />This second volume guides readers through the forensic evaluation of animal deaths caused by drowning, fire, electrical, and environmental injuries, poisoning, animal fighting, neglect, and sexual abuse. In addition, it offers practical advice on evaluating anesthesia-related deaths, age estimation, and how to write the necropsy report.</p>
Every Living Thing (All Creatures Great and Small Book 5)
by James Herriot

Language

English

Pages

355

Publication Date

November 15, 2011

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<DIV><DIV><B>The #1 <I>New York Times</I>–bestselling author of <I>All Creatures Great and Small</I> reflects on the rewards of training the next generation of veterinarians.</B><BR />  </DIV><DIV>As an aging James Herriot begins to see more house pets than livestock, the challenge of treating animals—and reassuring their owners—provides plenty of excitement, mystery, and moments of sheer delight. After building up his own practice, the renowned country vet begins to teach a new generation about a business both old-fashioned and very modern. He watches with pride as his own children show a knack for medicine, and remarks on the talents and quirks of a string of assistants. There is no perfecting the craft, since people and their animals are all remarkably different, but Herriot proves that the best healers are also the most compassionate.</DIV><DIV> </DIV></DIV>
Veterinary Medical Terminology Guide and Workbook
by Angela Taibo

Language

English

Pages

776

Publication Date

February 14, 2019

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<p>Designed to be both comprehensive and user-friendly, the text offers easy-to-understand explanations of medical terminology and contains helpful learning features such as tips, case studies, and review questions. </p> <ul> <li>Describes medical terms with easy-to-understand explanations and phonetic spellings</li> <li>Offers an updated edition of this practical guide to veterinary medical terminology</li> <li>Contains real-world case studies, word lists, and review questions that are designed to promote active learning</li> <li>Includes new chapters on medical reports and case studies and large animals, as well as helpful memorization features</li> <li>Provides access to a companion website with images, audio clips, flash cards, and other helpful learning tools</li> </ul> <p> </p>
The Ultimate Pet Health Guide
by Gary Richter

Language

English

Pages

433

Publication Date

August 15, 2017

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As a holistic veterinarian and scientist, Dr. Gary Richter helps dog and cat owners to navigate the thicket of treatment options and separate the fact from the fiction. He wants us to use what actually works, not just what Western science or alternative medicine say "should" work. This multifaceted approach to health is known as integrative medicine. Dr. Richter examines traditional medicine from many cultures alongside modern medical techniques, describing the best of complementary care and the best of conventional veterinary medicine. Every treatment he recommends has the backing of scientific research or years of successful outcomes in his clinical practice. After explaining the treatment, he offers specific recommendations for an integrative approach to common diseases, including allergies, skin conditions, diabetes, heart disease, and cancer. A holistic approach to health includes nutrition, as it sets up the foundation for your pet’s health. Dr. Richter cuts through the hype in the pet-food world and explains how to choose the best commercial foods and supplements, and even includes both raw and cooked dog- and cat-food recipes for general diet as well as to treat specific needs. He also explains how we can use the right foods and supplements to "hack" the body’s processes, including the immune system.
LOST CREED: (Book 4 Ryder Creed K-9 Mystery series)
by Alex Kava

Language

English

Pages

336

Publication Date

May 03, 2018

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<b>“The Ryder Creed books are absolutely phenomenal.”<i> —Suspense Magazine</i></b><br /><b>“A flawed, fierce protagonist whose first and absolute loyalty is to his dogs, plus compelling story lines: a slam-dunk recipe for late-night reading!”<i> —The Bark</i></b><br /><br /><b>Ryder Creed rescues abandoned dogs and turns them into heroes. But this time, it’s Creed who may need rescuing when a madman leads him and Agent Maggie O’Dell on a gut-wrenching scavenger hunt.</b><br /><br />Sixteen years ago, Ryder Creed’s sister, Brodie vanished from an interstate rest stop. She was only eleven and Creed was fourteen. Her disappearance ripped apart his family and has haunted Creed.<br /><br />Now a former Marine with his own scars, Creed has dedicated his life to his K9 business. He takes discarded and abandoned dogs and trains them for scent detection. Together they search for the lost and the missing. And always, Creed has held onto the hope that one day he might find out what happened to his sister.<br /><br />A thousand miles away during a police raid, FBI Agent Maggie O'Dell stumbles upon a clue that may explain what happened to Brodie Creed all those years ago. But to find the answers she’ll need to make a deal with a madman. And the search that follows will be as agonizing for Creed, as are the answers he discovers.
The Lord God Made Them All (All Creatures Great and Small Book 4)
by James Herriot

Language

English

Pages

388

Publication Date

November 15, 2011

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<DIV><DIV><B>Adventures in the English countryside and beyond with the Yorkshire veterinarian and #1 <I>New York Times</I>–bestselling author of <I>All Creatures Great and Small</I>.</B><BR />  </DIV><DIV>When World War II ends and James Herriot returns to his wife and new family in the English countryside, he dreams mostly of Sunday roasts and Yorkshire puddings, but new adventure has a way of tracking him down. Soon Herriot finds himself escorting a large number of sheep on a steamer to Russia, puzzling through the trials of fatherhood, and finding creative ways to earn the trust of suspicious neighbors who rely on him for the wellbeing of their beloved animals.  Herriot’s winning humor and self-deprecating humanity shine through every page, and his remarkable storytelling has captivated readers for generations.<BR /><BR /> “This is Herriot at his best,” said the <I>Washington Post</I> of this <I>New York Times </I>bestseller by the author of <I>All Things Bright and Beautiful</I> and <I>Every Living Thing</I>. <I>The Lord God Made Them All </I>is a true story of postwar England that, according to the <I>Columbus Dispatch</I>, “just explodes with the joy of living and loving and caring.”<BR />  </DIV><DIV> </DIV></DIV>
Three James Herriot Classics: All Creatures Great and Small, All ...
by James Herriot

Language

English

Pages

499

Publication Date

November 15, 2011

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<DIV><B>The beloved <I>New York Times</I> bestsellers that inspired the popular BBC series—from a Yorkshire veterinarian and a “wise and wonderful writer” (<I>The Boston Globe</I>).</B><BR /><BR /> Perhaps better than any other writer, James Herriot reveals the ties that bind us to the natural world. Collected here are three of his masterpieces—<I>All Creatures Great and Small</I>, <I>All Things Bright and Beautiful</I>, and <I>All Things Wise and Wonderful—</I>which have been winning over animal lovers everywhere for almost fifty years. From his night visits to drafty barns during freezing northern England winters, to the beautiful vitality of rural life in the summertime, to the colorful menagerie of animals—and their owners—that pass through his office, Herriot vividly evokes the daily challenges and joys that come with being a veterinarian.<BR />  <BR /> Witty and heartwarming, this collection of whimsical, dramatic, and touching anecdotes reveals the ties that bind us to the animals in our lives. This edition features a new introduction from the author’s son and bonus archival photos.</DIV>
The Nature of Animal Healing: The Definitive Holistic Medicine Gu...
by Martin Goldstein

Language

English

Pages

370

Publication Date

July 22, 2009

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<b>The Nature of Animal Healing</b> is a groundbreaking, inspirational contribution to animal care. Dr. Martin Goldstein, one of the most successful and best-known holistic veterinarians in the country, offers here, for the first time, invaluable insights into how to give our pets a healthy, happy, and long life.<br /><br />Dr. Goldstein--a graduate of the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine who runs a renowned clinic in South Salem, New York--begins by explaining his approach to alternative treatment: what it is, how it works, and why it's especially important that animals be treated holistically. Holistic pet care essentially revolves around the notion that the best way to cure an animal who is ill is to help the animal cure itself. We are not the true healers of our pets--they are. By treating the root of the problem instead of its symptoms, holistic medicine enables our pets to regain and maintain their own health.<br /><br />In this comprehensive and accessible book, Dr. Goldstein not only shares his philosophy of how animals should--must--be treated, but also shows us exactly what to do. With moving and often entertaining examples from his years of practice, he offers prescriptive advice for the pet lover of every stripe: why we shouldn't feed our animals commercial pet food; why vaccines can actually do more harm than good; how acupuncture and homeopathic medicine can be used to help our pets; why pets need to experience a "healing crisis" in order to get well; and much, much more.<br /><br />In his practice, Dr. Goldstein has had extraordinary success treating cancer and leukemia. Here, he begins to decipher the riddle of those killer diseases and shows us how best to treat them, as well as how to prevent them from occurring. Included is the exhaustive "Alphabet of Ailments," a list that tackles common afflictions one by one--the most useful guide ever published in a book on animal care.<br /><br />Dr. Goldstein also turns to the spiritual realm, addressing how the emotional bonds we form with our animals have the power to provoke and cure disease. In his smart, helpful, and comforting style, he tells us how to deal with the inevitable death of a pet--both physically and psychologically.<br /><br />Finally, there is an indispensable source guide: a complete listing of pet health-care centers, doctors, and products. So wherever you live, you will be able to act on the advice and recommendations you are sure to take to heart.<br /><br /><b>The Nature of Animal Healing</b> is a revolutionary guide that no pet owner should be without.<br /><br /><br /><i>From the Hardcover edition.</i>

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