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Bordetella bronchiseptica is a small Gram negative aerobic bacterium of the phylum Proteobacteria. Microscopically, small motile...


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Australian Veterinary Association
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Cover for Practical veterinary forensics.

The book serves as a reference for the reader to appreciate the current workload of a forensic vet and to provide an insight into the scale and complexity of the specialism that is veterinary forensics. Topics discussed are: introduction to veterinary forensics; forensic philosophy; law and...

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