Article Text

Care of camelids
  1. A. F. Starnes

Statistics from

Veterinary Treatment of Llamas and Alpacas
Graham R. Duncanson
272 pages, hardback, £75.
CABI Publishing. 2012.
ISBN 978 1 78064 006 8

Embedded Image

A VETERINARY textbook on camelids is a fairly rare publication and, even more so, one written by a British veterinarian. This book comes in a handy size, is easy to read and is part of a series on different species by the author.

The 17 chapters are divided into the main body systems and there are further sections on animal husbandry, anaesthesia, nutrition, medicines, sample taking, postmortem examination techniques, etc. Common surgical procedures …

View Full Text

Request permissions

If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.