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Veterinary Parasitology Reference Manual, 5th Edition by William J. Foreyt, Ph.D.

This new edition provides easy access to pertinent information on parasite life cycles, location in host, zoonotic potential, current literature, diagnosis, and treatment. The chapters are organized by animal host species and include laboratory animals, domestic animals, birds, reptiles, wildlife, and marine animals. This manual includes step-by-step instructions for most common diagnostic procedures used in routine veterinary practice. This new edition has updated and enhanced references, information on new drugs, improved parasites of marine mammals section, and over 500 photographs and figures.
244 pp. 8 1/2 x 11" paperback, referenced, indexed, ©2001
$62.00


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Identification of Giardia Cysts by Gary Averbeck

This 9" x 12" double-sided color laminated chart (10 photos) illustrates the giardia cyst and provides photos at various magnifications with handy pointers on identification. Other structures/oocysts often confused with giardia cysts are also illustrated (that is, yeast body, sarcocystis, cryptosporidium etc.). The back side of the chart gives information on performing zinc sulfate flotation procedures, how to make the solutions, and differential features of giardia, yeast bodies, sarcocystis, and cryptosporidium.
©1998
$14.50


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Helminth Egg Types by Gary Averbeck

This 8.5" x 14" double-sided color laminated chart (50 photos) illustrates the most commonly seen helminth egg types encountered in vertebrates. Organized by morphology, these are roundworms, pinworms, strongyles, larvated eggs, bipolar eggs, operculate eggs, and tapeworm. For wildlife rehabilitators, this chart features acanthocephalans, balisascaris, syngamus trachea, capillaria, physalopteria, contracaecum, and flukes. A must for your wildlife center.
©1999
$16.50


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Raptor Parasites by Gary Averbeck

This 8.5 x 11" one-sided color laminated chart (27 photos) illustrates the helminth eggs and protozoan cysts observed in North American Raptors. This chart is invaluable for rehabilitators working with birds, as well as raptors.
©1998
$14.50


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Parasitic Diseases of Wild Mammals, Second Edition by W.M. Samuel, Ph.D., and A. Alan Kocan, Ph.D.

Updated and expanded from the first edition in 1971, this book contains the most recent information on parasitic diseases of both captive and free-ranging mammals. This is a must for the serious wildlife care provider and will find it's way into the hands of veterinarians and biologists.
720 pp. 7" x10", Hardcover, indexed, ©2001
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