Gregory A. Lewbart
Wiley-Blackwell; 2nd edition
The most complete ebook on invertebrate husbandry and veterinary treatment has been given a full update in the form of a new edition called Invertebrate Medicine; 2nd Edition (PDF). In addition to giving relevant biological facts for various invertebrate species, the ebook’s primary focus is on delivering up-to-date information regarding the clinical condition and various medical treatments. The second edition of Invertebrate Medicine is an indispensable resource for the veterinary care of invertebrate creatures, whether they are kept in the wild or in captivity. The subject matter covered covers a wide variety of animals, such as sponges, anemones, jellyfish, mollusks, corals, sea urchins, starfish, crayfish, crabs, shrimp, lobsters, spiders, hermit crabs, and scorpions, among many others; the chapters are structured according to taxonomy. The book has been updated with new chapters that include topics such as honeybees, reef systems, conservation, butterfly houses, animal welfare, and sources of invertebrates and supplies. The second edition of Invertebrate Medicine is an indispensable reference book for veterinarians who specialize in the care of zoo animals, exotic animals, and laboratory animals, as well as for private and public aquarists and aquaculturists.