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Cover for Miscellaneous conditions.

This chapter discusses the clinical aspects, diagnosis and treatment of anticoagulant, lead, pesticide and insecticide toxicity; dealing with bumblefoot, cloacal prolapse, ectoparasites, egg binding, head trauma, metabolic and nutritional disorders, paraparesis and spinal trauma, soiled feathers,...

Author(s)
Scott, D. E.
ISBN
2016 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647463)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Rodent pests and their control.

This updated 2nd edition, two decades after the publication of the first edition, combines information from the latest scientific research on rodent pests and their control. It includes 19 chapters discussing: the natural history of rodents and preadaptations to pestilence; commensal rodents;...

Author(s)
Buckle, A.; Smith, R.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938178)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Control methods: chemical.

This chapter discusses the optimal characteristics, efficacy and safety of rodenticides. The characteristics and use of acute rodenticides, as well as some of the commonly used acute and subacute rodenticides are described. The discovery, mode of action, use of first-generation and development of...

Author(s)
Buckle, A. P.; Eason, C. T.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938178)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Resistance to anticoagulant rodenticides.

This chapter defines anticoagulant rodenticide resistance and reviews its history and genetics in Norway rat (Rattus norvegicus), house mouse (Mus musculus) and other rodent species. The mechanisms of resistance (vitamin K cycle, biochemical resistance), the distribution and occurrence of...

Author(s)
Pelz, H. J.; Prescott, C. V.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938178)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Environmental impacts of rodenticides.

This chapter discusses the problems with non-target effects of rodent control on wildlife (e.g., mammals and birds) and environnment, and how better scientific understanding of the underlying ecology might enable the assessment, and perhaps the reduction, of risk. It focuses on understanding how...

Author(s)
Smith, R. H.; Shore, R. F.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938178)
Type
Book chapter