Breed predispositions to disease in dogs and cats
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Published by Blackwell Pub. in Chichester, West Sussex, Ames, Iowa .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Dogs -- Diseases,
  • Cats -- Diseases,
  • Dog Diseases -- genetics,
  • Cat Diseases -- genetics,
  • Genetic Predisposition to Disease

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementAlex Gough and Alison Thomas.
ContributionsThomas, Alison, 1964-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSF991 .G67 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23962390M
ISBN 109781405180788
LC Control Number2009048313

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