This unique resource brings together valuable information on
breed-related diseases in one quick-reference volume. Divided into
one section for dogs and another for cats, inherited and other
prevalent disorders are listed breed-by-breed. The final section
describes each of the disorders in more detail. All the
information is drawn from high-quality sources, including research
journals and veterinary texts, with extensive references provided.
This invaluable reference helps veterinary professionals to
advise clients on their choice of breed and what problems to look
out for. Whether you're a veterinarian, geneticist, a breeder, or a
pet owner, this fully-referenced book will save you hours of
searching through scattered literature.