Pathology of Pet and Aviary Birds, Second Edition provides a comprehensive reference to the gross and histologic features of diseases seen in pet and aviary birds, with more than 850 images depicting disease lesions. Provides a complete resource for identifying both common and not–so–common diseases in a wide range of avian species. Offers context for the interpretation of pathologic findings, promoting an understanding of the pathogenesis and epizootiology of disease. Adds information on pigeons and chickens, pathophysiology, prognosis and trends, and globally relevant diseases. Aids pathologists, diagnosticians, and avian veterinarians in identifying lesions in pet birds. 314 p.
- Robert E. Schmidt, DVM, PhD. Citrus Heights, CA (USA), Zoo/Exotic Pathology Service.
- Drury R. Reavill, DVM. Citrus Heights, CA (USA), Zoo/Exotic Pathology Service.
- David N. Phalen, DVM, PhD. University of Sydney (Australia), Faculty of Veterinary Science.
Publication date (print): 2015-09
ISBN (print): 978-1-118-82809-0
ISBN (eBook): 978-1-118-82822-9