Top 10 Best Books to Read in Veterinary Pharmacology - August 2021

Here are our top ten recommendations if you are looking for the best books to read in Veterinary Pharmacology. We have made sure our list is diverse to cater to the interests of different types of readers.

1. Mosby's Veterinary PDQ: Veterinary Facts at Hand

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Veterinary Pharmacology - August 2021

Enter every examining room with confidence! Mosby’s Veterinary PDQ, 3 rd Edition is the pocket-sized reference that provides you with quick access to hundreds of veterinary medicine facts, formulas, lab values, and procedures. Ideal for the clinical setting, coverage includes key topics such as pharmacology, math, animal care, common diseases, diagnostic procedures, imaging techniques, parasite identification, urinalysis, blood tests, and other lab work. This full-color new edition is divided into 10 easy-to-use sections, to help you quickly find what you need to deliver safe and efficient veterinary care. Valuable formulas, conversions, and lab values make it easy to look up the data needed to deliver safe and effective veterinary care. Full-color photos and line drawings illustrate procedures and tests, dental and surgical instruments, parasites, and urine and blood analysis. Quick-access format is organized into 10 tabbed, color-coded sections, and makes it easy to find facts quickly. Easily fits in the busy vet tech’s pocket , for ease of access and formatted to find facts quickly. Easy-to-read charts and tables provide quick access to key information that you’ll commonly use but rarely memorize. Spiral binding allows you to lay the book flat or keep it open to a page for quick reference. NEW! Current drug information covers the newest pharmacologic agents, ensuring that you are up to date with uses, adverse side effects, and dosage forms. NEW! Information on dental imaging and breathing circuits keeps you up to date on the latest techniques and equipment. NEW! Coverage of the latest testing kits keeps you up-to-date on available products. UPDATED! Information on anesthesia monitoring provides the most up-to-date information on this important topic. NEW! Updated images prepare you to perform routine procedures.

  • Author: Margi Sirois EdD MS RVT CVT LAT VTES
  • Publisher: Mosby; 3rd edition (August 29, 2018)
  • Genre: New, Used & Rental Textbooks, Medicine & Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 978-0323510233
  • Dimensions: 3.9 x 0.7 x 5.5 inches


2. Plumb's Veterinary Drug Handbook: Desk

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Veterinary Pharmacology - August 2021

Plumb’s Veterinary Drug Handbook, Ninth Edition updates the most complete, detailed, and trusted source of drug information relevant to veterinary medicine.    Provides a fully updated edition of the classic veterinary drug handbook, with carefully curated dosages per indication for clear guidance on selecting a dose Features 16 new drugs Offers an authoritative, complete reference for detailed information about animal medication Designed to be used every day in the fast-paced veterinary setting Includes dosages for a wide range of species, including dogs, cats, exotic animals, and farm animals

  • Author: Donald C. Plumb
  • Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell; 9th edition (February 21, 2018)
  • Genre: New, Used & Rental Textbooks, Medicine & Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 978-1119344452
  • Dimensions: 10.9 x 8.6 x 2 inches


3. Textbook for the Veterinary Assistant

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Veterinary Pharmacology - August 2021

Textbook for the Veterinary Assistant offers a comprehensive guide to the NAVTA-approved curriculum for veterinary assisting programs.  Written by leaders in the profession and copublished with NAVTA, the book covers the complete list of NAVTA Veterinary Assistant Essential Skills.  Specifically tailored for veterinary assistants and veterinary assistant students, the book uses an engaging writing style to provide a concise, user-friendly approach to the material. With chapters on medical terminology, clinical skills, office procedures, client communication, and more, the book equips veterinary assistants with all the information they need to succeed.  A companion website offers interactive multiple-choice questions, the figures from the book in PowerPoint, teaching activities, breed study guides, and a sample cover letter.  Textbook for the Veterinary Assistant is a must-have resource for all veterinary assistant students and those studying for the Approved Veterinary Assistant certification exam, and serves as a useful refresher for veterinary assistants in practice.

  • Author: Kara Burns
  • Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell; 1st edition (June 23, 2014)
  • Genre: New, Used & Rental Textbooks, Medicine & Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 978-0470959268
  • Dimensions: 8.4 x 0.5 x 10.7 inches


4. The Complete Herbal Handbook for the Dog and Cat

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Veterinary Pharmacology - August 2021

Dog and cat owners are becoming increasingly concerned about the safety of processed pet food and the possible side-effects of over-use of antibiotics and hormone treatments This new edition, thoroughly revised and updated, covers Natural Rearing, herbal medicine and disease prevention.

  • Author: Juliette de Baïracli Levy
  • Publisher: Faber & Faber; Subsequent, Reprint edition (March 25, 1991)
  • Genre: Crafts, Hobbies & Home, Pets & Animal Care
  • ISBN: 978-0571161157
  • Dimensions: 5 x 0.92 x 7.75 inches


5. Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics for Veterinary Technicians

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Veterinary Pharmacology - August 2021

Grasp complex concepts and develop fundamental knowledge in the rapidly changing field of veterinary pharmacology with Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics for Veterinary Technicians, 4th Edition . This accessible, comprehensive text explains how drugs work so you can confidently communicate with clients about current drug therapies. Featuring up-to-date drug information and a new full-color design with added illustrations, tables, and boxes, this thorough resource covers drug uses, abuses, calculation errors, and mistakes. Covers complex principles of pharmacology in a manner appropriate for both veterinary technicians and students. Provides strong introductory content on safety, terminology, pharmacy procedures, drug handling (including the latest OSHA requirements), dosage calculations, and pharmacokinetics. Emphasizes the reasons behind drug properties, actions, and effects ― not just lists of facts. Valuable clinical applications are interspersed throughout every chapter, and concepts are linked to real-life situations to help reinforce learning. Critical thinking and review questions at the end of every chapter help you test comprehension. UPDATED and NEW! The most up-to-date information on all drug categories and new content on several drugs. NEW! Full-color format with photos and line drawings helps visual learners understand concepts and enhances images’ educational value. NEW! Myths and Misconceptions , Ask Dr. Bill , and You Need to Know boxes break up the narrative and spotlight interesting concepts to make information easier to understand. NEW! Evolve site with instructor resources , including PowerPoint presentations, test bank questions and answers, an image collection, the answer keys to each chapter’s self-assessment questions, and drug calculation practice exercises. NEW! Vet Tech Threads design includes key terms, chapter outlines, and learning objectives, as well as other pedagogical features, to help you grasp key content and navigate through the chapters.

  • Author: Robert L. Bill DVM PhD
  • Publisher: Mosby; 4th edition (October 13, 2016)
  • Genre: New, Used & Rental Textbooks, Medicine & Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 978-0323086790
  • Dimensions: 8.4 x 0.6 x 10.8 inches


6. Saunders Handbook of Veterinary Drugs: Small and Large Animal (Handbook of Veterinary Drugs (Saunders))

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Veterinary Pharmacology - August 2021

Saunders Handbook of Veterinary Drugs, 4th Edition includes entries for 550 drugs, with convenient appendices summarizing clinically relevant information at a glance. New to this edition are 25 new drug monographs and easy access to drug content on any mobile device. Written by clinical pharmacology expert Mark Papich, this handy reference includes a companion website containing more than 150 customizable handouts with special instructions for your clients. It helps you find the specific drug facts and dosage recommendations you need to treat small and large animals, right when you need them! Concise drug monographs are organized alphabetically and cross-referenced by classification, trade, and generic name, providing quick and easy access to key information for each drug including: Generic and trade names, pronunciation, and functional classification Pharmacology and mechanism of action Indications and clinical uses Precautionary information ― adverse reactions and side effects, contraindications and precautions, and drug interactions ― all featured in colored boxes for at-a-glance retrieval Instructions for use Patient monitoring and laboratory tests Formulations available Stability and storage Dosage information for both small and large animals Regulatory information Clinically relevant appendices help you determine appropriate therapeutic regimens and look up safety and legal considerations. companion website includes more than 150 customizable client information handouts for commonly prescribed drugs, including information on the prescribed drug and dosage, do’s and don’ts, and possible side effects. 15 NEW drug monographs familiarize you with the latest drugs available for veterinary practice. NEW! Access to drug content is available on any mobile device. UPDATED drug monographs include information such as new doses, interactions, indications, adverse reactions, and contraindications. NEW! Discontinued Drugs appendix makes it easy to reference drugs that are no longer in use, and provides suggested substitutions or alternative drugs.

  • Author: Mark G. Papich DVM MS DACVCP
  • Publisher: Saunders; 4th edition (December 9, 2015)
  • Genre: New, Used & Rental Textbooks, Medicine & Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 978-0323244855
  • Dimensions: 6 x 1.5 x 8.75 inches


7. Drug Therapy for Infectious Diseases of the Dog and Cat

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Veterinary Pharmacology - August 2021

Drug Therapy for Infectious Diseases of the Dog and Cat provides fast access to all the information needed to effectively and responsibly treat infectious disease in dogs and cats, with easy searching by either drug or organism. Provides fast access to essential information on prescribing antibiotics, antifungals, antiparasitics, and antivirals Offers alphabetical searching by either drug or organism Focuses on clinically relevant information Covers information on each drug using a common format for ease of use Presents a reliable quick reference to the correct use of antibiotics in veterinary practice

  • Author: Valerie J. Wiebe
  • Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell; 1st edition (July 20, 2015)
  • Genre: New, Used & Rental Textbooks, Medicine & Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 978-1118557341
  • Dimensions: 7.5 x 0.7 x 9.7 inches


8. DR. SEBI CURE FOR PAIN: A Simple Guide on How to Cure Pain Using Dr. Sebi Alkaline Eating Diet Method

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Veterinary Pharmacology - August 2021

Dr. Sebi Pain TreatmentA Step by Step Guide on Reversing Pain Using Dr. Sebi Herbs Dr. Sebi was a world renowned pathologist, herbalist and naturalist left this world in the year 2016, despite this fact, that he is deceased, his discoveries and self-invention on pain cure is still helping millions of herpes patients around the world During his time on earth, Dr. Sebi healed millions of pain individuals with his method and his death has done little to change this, he left behind an holistic healing for cancer, you can learn from his life and what he really believed about this deadly disease with the aim of eradicating pain from the surface of the earth, here is the complete analysis into doctor sebi cure for pain is all about Get ready to read more about it GRAB YOUR SELF A COPY TODAY by scrolling up and clicking Buy Now in one click

  • Author: Colby Jones
  • Publisher: Independently published (November 12, 2019)
  • Genre: Medical Books, Medicine
  • ISBN: 978-1707832521
  • Dimensions: 5 x 0.08 x 8 inches


9. Research Regulatory Compliance

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Veterinary Pharmacology - August 2021

Research Regulatory Compliance offers the latest information on regulations and compliance in the laboratory. With the increasing complexity of regulations and need for institutional infrastructure to deal with compliance of animal use issues, as well as a requirement surrounding human subjects, this publication provides reputable guidance and information. The book is extremely helpful as a resource for researchers, administrators, and technicians in the laboratory, and is also a great asset for faculty or new researchers coming in to the laboratory environment. It will help prepare users for the deluge of regulatory and compliance issues they will face while conducting their scientific programs. The book is edited and authored by known leaders in the field of compliance and regulations, and contains extensive research on the topics. It represents the new standard for information in every laboratory.

  • Author: Mark A. Suckow
  • Publisher: Academic Press; 1st edition (July 22, 2015)
  • Genre: Medical Books, Medicine
  • ISBN: 978-0124200586
  • Dimensions: 7.5 x 0.9 x 9.3 inches


10. Medical Mathematics and Dosage Calculations for Veterinary Professionals, Second Edition

Top 10 Best Books to Read in Veterinary Pharmacology - August 2021

Medical Mathematics and Dosage Calculations for Veterinary Professionals, Second Edition is an updated and revised version of the essential pocket-size reference for using math in the veterinary setting. Covering a range of topics from math fundamentals to drug prescription and dosing information, the book provides step-by-step instructions for calculating dosages, drip rates, concentrations, and other drug administration information. Medical Mathematics and Dosage Calculations for Veterinary Professionals is a useful guide for veterinary health care professionals, veterinary students, and veterinary technicians.

  • Author: Robert Bill
  • Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell; 2nd edition (June 15, 2009)
  • Genre: New, Used & Rental Textbooks, Medicine & Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 978-0813823638
  • Dimensions: 4.87 x 1 x 7.37 inches