For the concerned dog owner, today's array of veterinary home-care options can be bewildering. Written by two experienced veterinarians, The Dog's Drugstore breaks through this confusion and skillfully guides owners to the best methods of care.
*Comprehensive listings of conditions, their symptoms, and effective treatments
*Clear and specific instructions for calculating correct medicine dosages for all sizes and breeds of dog
*How to tell if your dog is in pain-and which pain medications work best
*Tricks and tips to get your dog to take his medicine
*How to treat wounds, sprains, and other injuries
*The best non-prescription treatments for fleas, ticks, and worms
*How to avoid accidental poisoning
*Important information on herbal remedies for dogs
*Keeping your dog's medical history
*Organizations of interest to caring dog owners
Featuring clear illustrations to help you identify common conditions and step-by-step instructions to guide you through each step of home treatment, this encyclopedic volume will fill a void in every dog-owner's bookshelf. With The Dog's Drugstore, learn when and how to treat your pooch's sniffles and sprains-and save your pet a trip to the vet.