Crocodiles: Biology, Husbandry and Diseases (Life Sciences) (Hardcover)

Crocodiles: Biology, Husbandry and Diseases (Life Sciences) By F. W. Huchzermeyer Cover Image

Crocodiles: Biology, Husbandry and Diseases (Life Sciences) (Hardcover)

$369.34


This book is a comprehensive reference work on the biology, management and health of crocodiles, alligators and gharials. It is applicable to both farmed and captive animals.

The introductory chapter describes crocodilian anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, and behavior. One chapter is devoted to important aspects of crocodile farming, namely nutrition, incubation of eggs, rearing, breeding, slaughter and welfare. Subsequent chapters cover transmissible, nontransmissible and organ diseases, and diseases of eggs and hatchlings.
Product Details ISBN: 9780851996561
ISBN-10: 0851996566
Publisher: Cabi
Publication Date: May 8th, 2003
Pages: 352
Language: English
Series: Life Sciences