This book is a valuable aid to those who want in-depth information on goat health, diseases, diagnoses, and remedies. It covers conditions affecting goat health across the globe. Includes specific chapters on each goat body system, the mammary gland and milk production, wasting disease, sudden death, anesthesia, dehorning and descenting. An important book for veterinarians, extension agents, herd managers, and anyone interested in scholarly, in-depth, wide-ranging information. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Lea & Febiger, 1994. 620 pages.