A very readable book with practical expertise for both the layman and veterinarian. Lots of help information for beginners. Covers goats, cattle sheep, horses, pigs, poultry, dogs, and cats with sections on general management and diseases and other problems. A chapter on basics for the layman includes administering drugs, antibiotic compatibility, artificial respiration, electrolytes, shock, body temperature, vaccinations, virus vs. bacteria. Glossary, a list of recommended reading, and index. Paperback, 432 pages.