Vet Tech & Nursing
Acid-Base and Electrolyte Handbook
for Veterinary Technicians
Angela Randels-Thorp, David Liss
This comprehensive yet easy to understand text begins
with a thorough introduction to these subjects, followed
by detailed chapters on sodium, chloride, potassium,
magnesium, phosphorus, calcium, metabolic and
respiratory acid-base, blood gas, and mixed acid-base
disorders. Included are the traditional along with strong
ion approaches to acid-base.
On the Web Case studies and multiple choice questions.
2017 224 pp Paperback ISBN 978-1-118-64654-0 USD $59.99 CAD $71.99 £37.99 €45.60
Cardiology for Veterinary
Technicians and Nurses
H. Edward Durham, Jr.
Cardiology for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses is a
comprehensive resource for veterinary technicians and
nurses working with cardiovascular patients in veterinary
practice. Logically organized for easy reference, the book
provides information on the fundamentals of cardiology
as well as more specialized information on advanced
technical procedures. Emphasizing the techniques and
knowledge relevant to technicians, Cardiology for Veterinary Technicians and
Nurses contextualizes the practical application by including information on normal
and abnormal physiology, disease pathophysiology, and the theory behind the
2017 504 pp Paperback ISBN 978-0-8138-1353-0 USD $85.99 CAD $102.99 £69.95 €84.00
Safe Handling and Restraint
A Comprehensive Guide
This comprehensive resource takes a holistic approach
to the handling of a wide variety of animal species. The
text offers a thorough overview of how to safely handle
and restrain a number of commonly encountered species
including dogs, cats, small mammals, exotic pets, horses
and farm animals. All aspects of handling and physical
restraint are encompassed, including biosecurity and welfare issues raised by
2017 400 pp Paperback ISBN 978-1-119-07790-9 USD $50.00 CAD $TBA £39.99 €47.01
Small Animal Anesthesia Techniques
Amanda M. Shelby, Carolyn M. McKune
Small Animal Anesthesia Techniques provides a quick
reference to protocols for anesthetizing canine, feline, and
exotic animal patients in veterinary practice. This portable
companion provides complete information on anesthetic
procedures, from the basics of pharmacology, physiology,
and equipment to handling challenging procedures and
the compromised patient.
On the Web Features videos, images, and worksheets for calculations.
2014 332 pp Paperback ISBN 978-1-118-42804-7 USD $53.99 CAD $64.99 £33.95 €40.80
Practical Physiotherapy for
This practical, pocket-sized guide is designed for quick
reference and is ideal for the busy practice veterinary
nurse. The book is divided into four main sections,
covering the areas of musculoskeletal, neurological,
respiratory physiotherapy, and hydrotherapy. Throughout
the text, anatomy illustrations and hands-on technique
photos are included to ensure procedures are carried out
correctly and safely.
On the Web Videos and self-test questions and answers.
2015 240 pp Paperback ISBN 978-1-118-71136-1 USD $39.99 CAD $43.99 £24.99 €31.30
Small Animal Dental Procedures for
Veterinary Technicians and Nurses
Jeanne R. Perrone
A comprehensive, procedures-based resource for
technicians and nurses involved with canine, feline, and
exotic animal dentistry. Fully authored by veterinary
technician specialists in dentistry, Small Animal Dental
Procedures for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses covers
all aspects of veterinary dentistry that a technician will
encounter in daily practice, with a special emphasis on the technician’s role relative
to dental procedures.
On the Web Forms for use in practice, review questions and answers,
training exercises, editable glossaries arranged by chapter, and images.
2013 256 pp Paperback ISBN 978-0-8138-2075-0 USD $65.99 CAD $78.99 £41.50 €49.80
Small Animal Internal Medicine for
Veterinary Technicians and Nurses
Organized by body system, each chapter discusses
pertinent diseases, from clinical signs, diagnostic
testing, and prevalence to treatment options and nursing
considerations. This comprehensive resource, which
includes a companion website with quizzes and additional
images, is a must-have resource for both veterinary
technicians and veterinary technician students.
On the Web Additional images and quizzes.
2012 548 pp Paperback ISBN 978-0-8138-2164-1 USD $85.99 CAD $102.99 £53.95 €64.80
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