The vomeronasal organ of the male ferret. 1999. Weiler, E.; Apfelbach, R.; Farbman, A. I. Chemical Senses, 1999, v. 24 (2), p. 127-136. ref. ISSN: 0379-864X.

            Descriptors: anatomy, olfactory organs, vomeronasal organ.


Biology and medicine of the domestic ferret: An overview. 1994. Carpenter, J.W.; Harms, C.A.; Harrenstein, L. Journal of Small Exotic Animal Medicine, 1994, v. 2 (4), p. 151-162. ref.

            Descriptors: diagnosis, physiology, nutrition, restraint, anaesthesia, diseases. cardiovascular system.


Taxonomy, history and use. 1988. Fox, J.D. Biology and Diseases of the Ferret. James D. Fox (Ed.). Philadelphia: Lea and Febiger, 1988, p. 3-13. ill. ref. ISBN: 0812111397.

            NAL call no: SF407.F39B56

            Descriptors: taxonomy, medical research, history, production.


Biology and medicine of the ferret. 1987. Besch, Williford C.L. Veterinary Clinics of North America: Small Animal Practice, Sept. 1987, v. 17 (5), p. 1155-1183. ref. ISSN: 0185-5616.

            NAL call no: SF601.V523

            Descriptors: ferrets, animal husbandry, drug therapy, diseases, vaccines.


Biology and diseases of ferrets. 1984. Bernard, S.L.; Gorham, J.R.; Ryland, L.M. Laboratory Animal Medicine, J.G. Fox (Ed.). Academic Press, 1984, p. 385-397. ill. ISBN: 0122636201.

            NAL call no: SF996.5.L33

            Descriptors: ferrets, laboratory rearing, diseases, biology.

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