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Title UC Davis book of horses : a complete medical reference guide for horses and foals / by members of the faculty and staff, University of California, Davis, School of Veterinary Medicine ; edited by Mordecai Siegal, consulting editor, Jeffrey E. Barlough.
Imprint New York : HarperCollinsPublishers, [1996]
Edition First edition.

Subject Horses -- Diseases.
Horses -- Health.
Horse Diseases.
Alt Name Siegal, Mordecai.
Barlough, Jeffrey E.
University of California, Davis. School of Veterinary Medicine.
Add Title Book of horses
Description xxviii, 498 pages, 4 pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Edition First edition.
Note Includes index.
ISBN 0062701398
OCLC # 34357592
Table of Contents
 A Word from Dr. John P. Hughes 
1Origins, Sources, and Selection / Janet F. Roser3
2Major Breeds of Horses / Monna F. Jordan, Janet F. Roser18
3Equine Husbandry / Renee M. Golenz, Janet F. Roser45
4Equine Behavior / Carolyn L. Stull55
5Misbehavior / Carolyn L. Stull64
6Equine Nutritional Requirements / C. A. Tony Buffington73
7Feeding Horses / C. A. Tony Buffington83
8Diseases of Dietary Origin / C. A. Tony Buffington89
9Reproductive Physiology / John P. Hughes97
10Breeding Management / Marcelo A. Couto102
11Pregnancy, Parturition, and the Young Foal / Sally L. Vivrette108
12Reproductive Disorders / Marcelo A. Couto117
13Genetics / Ann T. Bowling126
14Congenital and Inherited Disorders / Ann T. Bowling135
15Birth Control / Irwin K. M. Liu140
16Anatomy / Charles G. Plopper, Jeffrey Lakritz145
17The Skin and Various Disorders / Anthony A. Stannard, Jeffrey E. Barlough154
18External Parasites / David G. Baker171
19The Eye and Various Disorders / Roy W. Bellhorn177
20The Cardiovascular System and Various Disorders / William P. Thomas185
21The Urinary System and Various Disorders / Lais R. R. Costa, John E. Madigan191
22The Musculoskeletal System and Various Disorders / Mark D. Markel197
23Fluid and Electrolyte Disturbances / Gary P. Carlson241
24The Nervous System and Various Disorders / Sherril L. Green245
25The Respiratory System and Various Disorders / W. David Wilson, Jeffrey E. Barlough251
26The Digestive System and Various Disorders / Steven Zicker270
27The Liver and Various Disorders / Gary P. Carlson280
28The Endocrine System and Various Metabolic Disorders / Noel O. Dybdal283
29The Immune System and Various Disorders / Jeffrey E. Barlough289
30Viral Diseases / Jeffrey E. Barlough, W. David Wilson301
31Bacterial Diseases / Jeffrey E. Barlough, John E. Madigan313
32Fungal Diseases / Jeffrey E. Barlough, John E. Madigan326
33Internal Parasites / David G. Baker330
34Cancer / Bruce R. Madewell339
35The Aged Horse / Mary A. Scott350
36Clinical Signs of Disease / Johanna L. Watson361
37Surgery and Postoperative Care / John R. Pascoe367
38Convalescence and Home Care / Thomas B. Yarbrough, John R. Pascoe377
39First Aid and Orthopedic Emergencies / Robin H. Kelly, Jack R. Snyder387
40Procedures for Medical Emergencies / Robin H. Kelly, Jack R. Snyder396
41Poisonous Plants / Murray E. Fowler403
 A. Zoonotic Diseases: From Horses to People / Bruno B. Chomel411
 B. Vaccinations and Infectious Disease Control / W. David Wilson, Jeffrey E. Barlough417
 C. Diagnostic Tests / Joseph G. Zinkl428
 D. Transporting Horses / Barbara L. Smith436

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