1 Cells and Basic Tissue.
2 Movement of materials within the body.
3 Body systems and functions.
4 Basic genetics.
5 Body as a whole.
Section 2 Animal Health and Husbandry.
6 Animal Welfare.
7 Basic health care.
8 Disease transmission and control.
10 Diseases of the dog and cat.
14 Basic Nutrition.
16 Grooming and coat care.
17 Pets: mammals, birds and fish.
Section 3 Nursing.
18 First aid and nursing.
19 Basic bandaging.
20 The hospital environment.
21 The hospitalised patient.
22 Monitoring temperature, pulse and respiration.
23 Pharmacy and the administration of drugs.
24 Isolation and quarantine.
Appendix – Anatomy and Physiology Terminology.
Canadian Veterinary Journal, 2007
- Designed specifically to meet the requirements of animal care and pre-veterinary nursing students;
- Provides basic training in animal biology and care, with particular attention given to those subjects that students find difficult to understand, such as anatomy and physiology;
- The text has been be revised and three new chapters added on reptiles, fish and birds.