Small Animal Care and Management, 3rd Edition is a highly researched text that covers numerous species, which as detailed by scientific names, as well as the history and the domestication of animals including information on safety, nutrition, and careers.
Discussion of the physical restraint of animals and general guidelines for risk and safety management for small animals is discussed in depth.
Extensive coverage of the skills and educational requirements needed for small animal students to move on to a specialized field of study.
Expanded coverage of all species and the most up-to-date information available on small animal anatomy, handling, feeding, housing and equipment, history, breeds, uses, grooming, training, diseases and ailments, and reproduction.
Added chapters on hedgehogs and sugar gliders