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Rapid reference on ‘small furries’
  1. Richard Saunders and
  2. Kathryn Perrin

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Blackwell's Five-Minute Veterinary Consult: Small Mammal, 2nd edn Barbara L. Oglesbee 712 pages, hardback, £58.99. Wiley-Blackwell. 2011. ISBN 978 0 8138 2018 7

IT may come as a surprise to realise that ‘small furries’ had not been adequately covered previously by the Blackwell's Five-Minute Veterinary Consult series. The 2006 first edition of this book dealt purely with rabbits and ferrets whereas this, more comprehensive, second edition has been updated and enhanced to also include chinchillas, guinea pigs and small rodents.

Readers of other ‘Five-Minute Consult’ texts will recognise the standard layout designed to allow rapid access to information. Information for each disease is provided under headings including pathophysiology, …

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