Not so long ago, hamsters, gerbils and mice were the only rodentskept as pets.
Now the variety of rodents and the increasingpopularity of these small creatures kept as pets has grownconsiderably.
Since the last edition of Diseases of SmallDomestic Rodents, two more rodents have been added to this bookand become favourites among pet owners - the degu and thejird. As well as two new chapters on jirds and degus, this book hasbeen fully revised and updated to reflect current developments inthe treatment and knowledge of diseases in small rodents.
Withspecific sections on anaesthesia and detailed information on drugtreatments, Diseases of Small Domestic Rodents is thedefinitive reference book for students, breeders and practitionersalike.