The Resource Care of the wild feathered & furred : treating and feeding injured birds and animals, Mae Hickman, Maxine Guy ; compiled and edited by Stephen Levine ; illustrated by David Haskins

Care of the wild feathered & furred : treating and feeding injured birds and animals, Mae Hickman, Maxine Guy ; compiled and edited by Stephen Levine ; illustrated by David Haskins

Label
Care of the wild feathered & furred : treating and feeding injured birds and animals
Title
Care of the wild feathered & furred
Title remainder
treating and feeding injured birds and animals
Statement of responsibility
Mae Hickman, Maxine Guy ; compiled and edited by Stephen Levine ; illustrated by David Haskins
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
First aid for animals
Cataloging source
VPL
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Hickman, Mae
Dewey number
636.96
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SF996.45
LC item number
.H5 1993
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
QL83.2.H5
NAL item number
1993
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1937-
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  • Guy, Maxine
  • Levine, Stephen
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  • Wildlife rescue
  • Wildlife diseases
  • First aid for animals
  • Faune
  • Animaux
  • Animaux sauvages
Label
Care of the wild feathered & furred : treating and feeding injured birds and animals, Mae Hickman, Maxine Guy ; compiled and edited by Stephen Levine ; illustrated by David Haskins
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
"20th Anniversary edition"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 139-140) and index
Contents
  • Care of the feathered -- Baby birds -- Warmth -- Housing -- Feeding -- Replacement of nests -- Doves and pigeons -- Nighthawks, whippoorwills, swifts and swallows -- Hawks, falcons and owls -- Water and wading birds -- Quail, grouse and other precocial birds -- Hummingbirds -- Care of the furred -- Baby animals -- Feeding -- Rabbits -- Squirrels -- Raccoons -- Deer -- Special equipment -- Incubators -- Cages and pens -- Natural wild diet and suggested substitutes -- Raising meal worms -- How children can help -- Food chart: birds -- Food chart: animals -- Treatment for injuries -- Methods and techniques for splinting birds -- Broken wings -- Wing breaks: between wing tip and outer joint; outer joint and body joint -- Wing breaks: outer joint -- Wing breaks: body joint -- Recuperation after wing breaks -- Foot splints -- Broken legs -- Leg breaks: elbow splints -- Leg breaks: circle splints -- Both legs broken -- Sprawled legs -- Broken beaks -- Muscular weakness in the neck -- BB shot and pellet wounds -- Air bubbles -- Sutures -- Old wounds -- Amputations -- Mercy killing
  • (cont) Treatment for poisoning and shock -- Pesticides -- Poisons -- Shock -- Treatment for diseases -- Pneumonia -- Hepatitis -- Botulism -- Dutch duck plague -- Aspergillosis -- Trichomoniasis -- Rabies -- Treatment for oil spill and tar damage -- Cleaning -- Housing and feeding -- Release -- Removal of tar -- Treatment for additional disabilities -- Bumblefoot -- Maggots -- Removal: eyes and ears -- Removal: body wounds -- Cuteregra -- Mites -- Flat flies (feather lice) -- Trimming beaks and toenails -- Pets vs. wildlife -- Cats -- Pet shops -- Preparing for release -- Identification and banding
Edition
Rev. and updated.
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 143 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1029270546
Label
Care of the wild feathered & furred : treating and feeding injured birds and animals, Mae Hickman, Maxine Guy ; compiled and edited by Stephen Levine ; illustrated by David Haskins
Link
Publication
Note
"20th Anniversary edition"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 139-140) and index
Contents
  • Care of the feathered -- Baby birds -- Warmth -- Housing -- Feeding -- Replacement of nests -- Doves and pigeons -- Nighthawks, whippoorwills, swifts and swallows -- Hawks, falcons and owls -- Water and wading birds -- Quail, grouse and other precocial birds -- Hummingbirds -- Care of the furred -- Baby animals -- Feeding -- Rabbits -- Squirrels -- Raccoons -- Deer -- Special equipment -- Incubators -- Cages and pens -- Natural wild diet and suggested substitutes -- Raising meal worms -- How children can help -- Food chart: birds -- Food chart: animals -- Treatment for injuries -- Methods and techniques for splinting birds -- Broken wings -- Wing breaks: between wing tip and outer joint; outer joint and body joint -- Wing breaks: outer joint -- Wing breaks: body joint -- Recuperation after wing breaks -- Foot splints -- Broken legs -- Leg breaks: elbow splints -- Leg breaks: circle splints -- Both legs broken -- Sprawled legs -- Broken beaks -- Muscular weakness in the neck -- BB shot and pellet wounds -- Air bubbles -- Sutures -- Old wounds -- Amputations -- Mercy killing
  • (cont) Treatment for poisoning and shock -- Pesticides -- Poisons -- Shock -- Treatment for diseases -- Pneumonia -- Hepatitis -- Botulism -- Dutch duck plague -- Aspergillosis -- Trichomoniasis -- Rabies -- Treatment for oil spill and tar damage -- Cleaning -- Housing and feeding -- Release -- Removal of tar -- Treatment for additional disabilities -- Bumblefoot -- Maggots -- Removal: eyes and ears -- Removal: body wounds -- Cuteregra -- Mites -- Flat flies (feather lice) -- Trimming beaks and toenails -- Pets vs. wildlife -- Cats -- Pet shops -- Preparing for release -- Identification and banding
Edition
Rev. and updated.
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 143 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1029270546

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