Dr. Pitcairn's complete guide to natural health for dogs & cats / Richard H. Pitcairn, DVM, PhD, and Susan Hubble Pitcairn.

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    • Publication Information:
      Fourth edition, revised and updated.
    • Abstract:
      Summary: "For more than 30 years, Dr. Pitcairn's Complete Guide to Natural Health for Dogs & Cats has been the go-to resource for health-conscious animal lovers. This fourth edition is updated with the latest information in natural pet health, including groundbreaking research on the benefits of vegan diets for pets, as well as nutritionally complete recipes to give your pets optimal health that you can also enjoy, making home prepared diets easier than ever. The Pitcairns also discuss behavior issues, general nutrition, and a more humane approach to caring for pets. The Pitcairns have long been the trusted name in holistic veterinary care and continue to be at the forefront of natural pet health. Written with the same compassion and conviction, the fourth edition of Natural Health for Dogs & Cats will help you give your beloved animals the healthiest, happiest life"-- Amazon.com.
    • Content Notes:
      Introduction: A deeper look at "natural" and "holistic" -- Ch. 1. A tiny dog, a big shift -- Ch. 2. What's really in pet food -- Ch. 3. What's happening to all our food? -- Ch. 4. Loving the earth ... and all animals -- Ch. 5. Healthy, humane, and sustainable : new diets for a new era -- Ch. 6. Recipes for today -- Ch. 7. Making the switch -- Ch. 8. Special diets for special pets -- Ch. 9. Choosing a healthy animal -- Ch. 10. Creating a healthy home -- Ch. 11. Exercise, rest, grooming, and play -- Ch. 12. Living together : responsible pet management -- Ch. 13. Connections : emotions and your animal's health -- Ch. 14. Tips for special situations -- Ch. 15. Saying goodbye : coping with a pet's death -- Ch. 16. Vaccines : friend or foe? -- Ch. 17. Holistic and alternative therapies -- Ch. 18. How to care for a sick animal -- QUICK REFERENCE SECTION. How to use the Quick Reference Section -- Common pet ailments and their treatments -- Handling emergencies and giving first aid -- Schedule for herbal treatment -- Schedule for homeopathic treatment.
    • Notes:
      Includes bibliographical references (pages 476-481) and index.
    • Other Titles:
      Doctor Pitcairn's complete guide to natural health for dogs and cats.
    • ISBN:
      9781623367558
      1623367557
    • Accession Number:
      2017446430
    • Accession Number:
      ocn948336415
      948336415
    • Accession Number:
      fay.605081
  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      PITCAIRN, R. H.; PITCAIRN, S. H. Dr. Pitcairn’s complete guide to natural health for dogs & cats. [s. l.]: Rodale, 2017. ISBN 9781623367558. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.605081. Acesso em: 7 dez. 2019.
    • AMA:
      Pitcairn RH, Pitcairn SH. Dr. Pitcairn’s Complete Guide to Natural Health for Dogs & Cats. Rodale; 2017. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.605081. Accessed December 7, 2019.
    • APA:
      Pitcairn, R. H., & Pitcairn, S. H. (2017). Dr. Pitcairn’s complete guide to natural health for dogs & cats. Rodale. Retrieved from http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.605081
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Pitcairn, Richard H., and Susan Hubble Pitcairn. 2017. Dr. Pitcairn’s Complete Guide to Natural Health for Dogs & Cats. Rodale. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.605081.
    • Harvard:
      Pitcairn, R. H. and Pitcairn, S. H. (2017) Dr. Pitcairn’s complete guide to natural health for dogs & cats. Rodale. Available at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.605081 (Accessed: 7 December 2019).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Pitcairn, RH & Pitcairn, SH 2017, Dr. Pitcairn’s complete guide to natural health for dogs & cats, Rodale, viewed 7 December 2019, .
    • MLA:
      Pitcairn, Richard H., and Susan Hubble Pitcairn. Dr. Pitcairn’s Complete Guide to Natural Health for Dogs & Cats. Rodale, 2017. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.605081.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Pitcairn, Richard H., and Susan Hubble Pitcairn. Dr. Pitcairn’s Complete Guide to Natural Health for Dogs & Cats. Rodale, 2017. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.605081.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Pitcairn RH, Pitcairn SH. Dr. Pitcairn’s complete guide to natural health for dogs & cats [Internet]. Rodale; 2017 [cited 2019 Dec 7]. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.605081