Synopses & Reviews
The first exclusively equine medical encyclopaedia, this exhaustive book lists hundreds of equine medical and surgical terms relevant to those concerned with horse health, both the US and the UK. It is an attempt to summarize much of the vast and diverse skills and knowledge that are needed to be competent in the field of equine veterinary science. Its 500+ pages are packed with entries that provide enough detail to give the reader an understanding of many of the basic diseases, pathogens, and therapies that are available to those who endeavour to heal the horse.
About the Author
Dr. David Ramey studied at Colorado State University. He is the well-known author of many books and articles and has been a practising veterinary surgeon for the past 25 years, specialising in all aspects of equine health care, including surgery, lameness and medicine. Peter Rossdale OBE, is an internationally known veterinary surgeon and an authority on bloodstock horses. He studied at the Royal Veterinary College, London and has been in practice in Newmarket, Suffolk, for the past forty years. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons. Joanna Brocklesby is also a qualified veterinary surgeon.