This brand new manual BSAVA Manual of Canine and Feline Shelter Medicine: Principles of Health and Welfare in a Multi-animal environment provides a practical guide on how to deal with various clinical situations that arise when working with cats and dogs in a shelter environment. The first part of the manual describes the principles of shelter medicine and population health. The second part covers the prevention, management and control of disease in a shelter environment. The final part provides information on working with people in the shelter environment. 385 p.
- Rachel Dean, Editor. BVMS, CertSAM DSAM(Feline), PhD, MSc, MRCVS, RCVS, PhD in Epidemiology, Founding Director of the Centre for Evidence-based Veterinary Medicine/Clinical Associate Professor in Feline Medicine. School of Veterinary Medicine and Science, Nottingham (UK). And currently Director of Clinical Research and Excellence in Practice and co-chairs the Clinical Board for Vet Partners.
- Maggie Roberts, Editor. BVM&S, MRCVS, Director of Veterinary Services and has responsibility for the charity’s work on cat welfare and neutering. Her professional interests are shelter medicine and feline population control and she is a founder member of the Association of Charity Vets.
- Jenny Stavisky, Editor. BVM&S, MRCVS, PhD, FHEA, Clinical Lecturer in Shelter Medicine at Nottingham (UK), which involves teaching practical skills to final year students within shelters, charity and primary care practice, as well as applied clinical research, Founder member of the ACV and co-founder of the Vets in the Community Clinic. She was named Chris Laurence Vet of the Year at the 2017 CEVA Animal Welfare Awards.
- Publisher: BSAVA [British Small Animal Veterinary Association]
- Publication date (print): 2018-12
- ISBN (print): 978-1-905-31984-8