Required Textbooks: Shelter Animal Physical Health

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ASV Guidelines for Standards of Care in Animal SheltersASV Guidelines for Standards of Care in Animal Shelters

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Thumbnail of Infectious Disease Management in Animal SheltersInfectious Disease Management in Animal Shelters

Kate Hurley and Lila Miller (editors),
Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, 2009

2nd Edition Shelter Medicine Text BookShelter Medicine for Veterinarians and Staff, Second Edition

Lila Miller and Stephen Zawistowski (editors),
Blackwell Publishing, 2013.


Recommended Additional Resources (Optional):

  • Canine and Feline Infectious Diseases, Jane E. Sykes, 2013. Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Maddie’s Infection Control Manual for Animal Shelters: for Veterinary Personnel,  Christine A. Petersen, Glenda Dvorak, and Anna Rovid-Spickler (editors), 2008. Center for Food Security & Public Health, Iowa State University
  • Plumb’s Veterinary Drugs (free for students)
  • Merck Veterinary Manual (free online version)
  • Saunder’s Veterinary Dictionary 4th edition

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