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    • Kojima, Hajime; Seidle, Troy; Spielmann, Horst (2019)
      This open access book presents recent advances in the pure sciences that are of significance in the quest for alternatives to the use of animals in research and describes a variety of practical applications of the three ...
    • Woods, Abigail; Bresalier, Michael; Cassidy, Angela; Mason Dentinger, Rachel (2018)
      This book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license. This book breaks new ground by situating animals and their diseases at the very heart of modern medicine. In demonstrating their historical significance as subjects and ...
    • Woods, Abigail; Bresalier, Michael; Cassidy, Angela; Mason Dentinger, Rachel (2017)
      This book breaks new ground by situating animals and their diseases at the very heart of modern medicine. In demonstrating their historical significance as subjects and shapers of medicine, it offers important insights ...
    • Bovenkerk, Bernice; Keulartz, Jozef (2021)
      This Open Access book brings together authoritative voices in animal and environmental ethics, who address the many different facets of changing human-animal relationships in the Anthropocene. As we are living in complex ...
    • Kirchhelle, Claas (2021)
      This open access book is the biography of one of Britain’s foremost animal welfare campaigners and of the world of activism, science, and politics she inhabited. In 1964, Ruth Harrison’s bestseller Animal Machines triggered ...
    • Charrel, Remi N.; Ayhan, Nazli (2019)
      Sandflies show distribution in a vast geographical area from Europe to Asia, Africa, Australia, and Central and South America where they can transmit a large number of viruses. Between these viruses, the most important are ...
    • Christova, Iva (2019)
      Bulgaria is an endemic country for Lyme borreliosis and Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF). Sporadic cases of tick-borne encephalitis (TBE) and West Nile virus (WNV) encephalitis have been also reported. The reported ...
    • Valpey, Kenneth R. (2020)
      This open access book provides both a broad perspective and a focused examination of cow care as a subject of widespread ethical concern in India, and increasingly in other parts of the world. In the face of what has ...
    • Rutland, Catrin; Rizvanov, Albert (2020)
      Understanding the latest developments in equine science is essential for all veterinary and equine professionals and students, researchers, owners, and those caring for equids. This book reflects the diversity in research ...
    • Gestal, Camino; Pascual, Santiago; Guerra, Ángel; Fiorito, Graziano; Vieites, Juan M. (2019)
      The aim of this open access book is to facilitate the identification and description of the different organs as well as pathogens and diseases affecting the most representative species of cephalopods focussed on Sepia ...
    • Hunter, Archie; Uilenberg, Gerrit; Meyer, Christian (2006)
      "This second volume La santé animale covers the main livestock diseases in detail: infectious and parasitic diseases, vector-borne diseases, and diseases linked to the environment and to rearing conditions. Each disease ...
    • M'Hamdi, Naceur (2020)
      Greater knowledge of lactation allows us to alter environmental, nutritional, and milking procedures, or general management to maximize production. This book, focusing on lactation in farm animals (biology, physiological ...
    • Naletoski, Ivancho; Luckins, Anthony G.; Viljoen, Gerrit (2021)
      This Open Access volume explains how major nuclear and radiological emergencies (NREs) can have implications at local, national and international level. The response to NREs requires a competent decision-making structure, ...
    • Cheville, Norman F.
      Pioneer Science and the Great Plagues covers the century when infectious plagues—anthrax, tuberculosis, tetanus, plague, smallpox, and polio—were conquered, and details the important role that veterinary scientists played. ...
    • Monteiro, António (2021)
      This book examines the branch of animal husbandry of sheep farming. It focuses on sheep feeding in regions with extensive sheep farming, such as the Sahel region in Africa and Serra da Estrela, Portugal, and describes the ...
    • Peters, Anne (2020)
      This open access book contains 13 contributions on global animal law, preceded by an introduction which explains key concepts and methods. Global Animal Law refers to the sum of legal rules and principles (both state-made ...
    • Li, Jin-Hua; Sun, Lixing; Kappeler, Peter M. (2020)
      This open access book summarizes the multi-disciplinary results of one of China’s main primatological research projects on the endemic Tibetan macaque (Macaca thibetana), which had continued for over 30 years, but which ...
    • Cassidy, Angela (2019)
      This open access book provides the first critical history of the controversy over whether to cull wild badgers to control the spread of bovine tuberculosis (bTB) in British cattle. This question has plagued several ...