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October 01, 2009

Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital has published a book about Falcon Husbandry and Medicine

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Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital has published a book about Falcon Husbandry and Medicine

The Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital is pleased to announce that it has published a book about Falcon Husbandry and Medicine. The title of the book is:

Practical Handbook of Falcon Husbandry and Medicine (Hardcover)

Nova Publishers, New York, 2009, ISBN: 978-1-60741-608-1.

The content of this book covers more than 400 pages and more than 350 colored pictures. It contains 17 chapters with the following contents:

Chapter 1: Introduction (History of falconry)

Chapter 2: Species Information

Chapter 3: Falcon husbandry

Chapter 4: Molting

Chapter 5: First Aid

Chapter 6: Clinical examination, sampling and medical procedures

Chapter 7: Laboratory examinations

Chapter 8: Imping and coping

Chapter 9: Feather and skin problems

Chapter 10: Parasitic diseases

Chapter 11: Fungal diseases

Chapter 12: Bacterial Infections

Chapter 13: Viral Diseases

Chapter 14: Orthopedic problems and surgery

Chapter 15: Soft tissue problems and surgeries

Chapter 16: Intensive care

Chapter 17: Miscellaneous

This book will be an extremely useful addition to avian medicine libraries and can be used by veterinary students, veterinarians, rehabilitation institutions, falconers, all major zoo and avian institutions. It is valuable for education and research purposes as well.

The book is available on all major online bookstores including www.amazon.com and www.novapublishers.com

Further details of the contents of this book are available on the following link:

https://www.novapublishers.com/catalog/product_info.php?products_id=10102