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Cats are popular pets but until recently their perioperative and traumatic pain was seriously underestimated and under treated. There are several causes of this under treatment. First, it may be difficult to detect pain in cats, because they do not demonstrate overt pain-associated behaviour....

Taylor, P. M.; Robertson, S. A.
W.B. Saunders, London, UK
Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery, 2004, 6, 5, pp 313-320
CAB ReviewFull Text

Dogs and cats are popular pets and it is estimated that over one-third of households in the USA own a cat or dog, with an estimated national population of approximately 72 million dogs and 83 million cats. Many of these animals will undergo a surgical procedure such as an ovariohysterectomy or...

Robertson, S. A.
CABI, Wallingford, UK
CAB Reviews: Perspectives in Agriculture, Veterinary Science, Nutrition and Natural Resources, 2008, 3, 046, pp 11 pp.