If you own a dog – you must have this book. This is a comprehensive, informative, up-to-date, well-organized and easy-to-read guide for every aspect of your dog's health. It's not meant as a first-aid book but a very essential home manual you can refer to for just about any concern you might have regarding your dog's well-being.
This book covers everything and anything on your dog's health from parasites, infectious disease, the skin and coat, canine senses, digestive system, respiratory system, circulatory system, nervous system, musculoskeletal system, urinary system, sex and reproduction, pregnancy and whelping, pediatrics to geriatrics, tumors and cancers, medications, emergencies and much more. It also covers treatment using traditional and holistic medicine and raw diets. You can use this book as baseline knowledge so you can better communicate with your vet. It has an over-the-counter medication guide that you can use with the proper dosage. It helps you identify possible causes, determine the severity and let you know if it's something you can treat at home or need to visit the vet. There's a step-by-step guide for dealing with common dog ailments. It includes pictures and illustrations on what to look for and what to do to treat your dog.
Overall, this is a very useful and necessary tool if you own a dog and you want to give them the best care. It covers all the healthcare aspects – from nose to tail - of dogs of all ages and sizes. This book can help you be a knowledgeable dog owner. and it can save you a lot of money from knowing what you're able to treat at home but also, know when to take them to the vet.