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Ozobranchus spp. are leeches that feed solely on turtle blood. They are common ectoparasites found on a range of marine turtle species, with some species of the leech being implicated as vectors of fibropapilloma-associated turtle herpesvirus (FPTHV). Green (Chelonia mydas) and hawksbill (...

Author(s)
Göpper, B. M.; Voogt, N. M.; Ganswindt, A.
Publisher
AOSIS OpenJournals, Tygervalley, South Africa
Citation
Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, 2018, 85, 1, pp a1604
Abstract

Emerging viral disease is a significant concern, with potential consequences for human, animal and environmental health. Over the past several decades, multiple novel viruses have been found in wildlife species, including reptiles, and often pose a major threat to vulnerable species. However,...

Author(s)
Sarker, S.; Hannon, C.; Athukorala, A.; Bielefeldt-Ohmann, H.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Viruses, 2021, 13, 2,
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Reptiles and fish.

In this chapter the anatomical and physiological features of the skeletal system, cardiovascular, respiratory system, digestive, urinary system, reproduction, and integuments of reptiles and fishes were discussed.

Author(s)
Aspinall, V.; Cappello, M.; Phillips, C.
ISBN
2020 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241150)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

This chapter emphasizes the anaesthetic and analgesic techniques in turtles, tortoises and terrapins. The chapter discusses the biology, anatomy and physiology of chelonians; preanaesthetic considerations and management; physical restraint and premedication; injectable anaesthetic drugs; inhalation ...

Author(s)
Schumacher, J.
Publisher
Blackwell Publishing, Oxford, UK
Citation
Zoo animal and wildlife immobilization and anesthesia, 2007, pp 259-266
Abstract

Chelonian reproductive medicine is an extremely important facet to ensuring captive populations for the pet trade and conservation efforts around the globe. This article covers basic chelonian reproductive anatomy and physiology, natural history, behavior, and sexing chelonians, in addition to...

Author(s)
Perry, S. M.; Mitchell, M. A.
Publisher
Saunders, An Imprint of Elsevier, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Veterinary Clinics of North America: Exotic Animal Practice, 2017, 20, 2, pp 371-389
Abstract

Background: There are limited studies on the utilization of analgesics in testudines. Management of pain in reptiles is by use of analgesics generally used in other vertebrate species. Evidently, some analgesics considered to be generally effective in reptiles are not effective in certain reptile...

Author(s)
Makau, C. M.; Towett, P. K.; Abelson, K. S. P.; Kanui, T. I.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Veterinary Medicine and Science, 2021, 7, 3, pp 1034-1041
Abstract

Respiratory tract disease in chelonians can be difficult to treat and as such proper diagnostics are paramount. Infectious agents that can affect the respiratory tract of chelonians include viral, bacterial, fungal, and parasitic organisms. Noninfectious diseases can also develop. Because...

Author(s)
Studer, K.; Girolamo, N. di
Publisher
Saunders, An Imprint of Elsevier, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Veterinary Clinics of North America: Exotic Animal Practice, 2021, 24, 2, pp 341-367
Abstract

This book provides a comprehensive and practical handbook to tortoise and turtle veterinary medicine, concentrating on pet Chelonia common in UK. Everything a veterinarian could be expected to know is here. Anatomy, physiology, environmental requirements, nutrition and husbandry are covered in...

Author(s)
McArthur, S.
Publisher
Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Veterinary management of tortoises and turtles., 1996, pp vi + 170 pp.
Abstract

In this pilot study, the pharmacokinetics of terbinafine were determined in six apparently healthy red-eared slider turtles (Trachemys scripta elegans) after a single PO administration. Terbinafine suspension (15 mg/kg, once) was administered via gavage tube to all turtles. Blood samples were...

Author(s)
Eshar, D.; Kukanich, B.; Avni-Magen, N.; Joo Hyun
Publisher
American Association of Zoo Veterinarians, Pomona, USA
Citation
Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine, 2021, 52, 2, pp 520-528
Abstract

The Class Reptilia is divided into four Orders: Chelonia, Crocodylia, Rhynchocephalia, and Squamata. The most diverse of these orders is the Squamata, which is further subdivided into Sauria (lizards), Amphisbaenia (amphisbaenians), and Ophidia (snakes). Snakes are a unique and very diverse group...

Author(s)
Bogan, J. E., Jr.
Publisher
Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians, Chester Heights, USA
Citation
Journal of Herpetological Medicine and Surgery, 2017, 27, 1/2, pp 62-77

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