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Introduction to Horse Biology [electronic resource].

By: Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9781405121620Publication details: Oxford : Wiley, 2009.ISBN:
  • 9781444313024
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Introduction to Horse BiologyDDC classification:
  • 636.10891
LOC classification:
  • SF765.D38
Online resources:
Contents:
Preface; Dedication; 1 The Living Horse - Some Basic Principles; 2 Cells and Tissues; 3 Chemistry of Life; 4 The Digestive System; 5 The Excretory System; 6 The Musculoskeletal System; 7 The Circulation; 8 The Skin; 9 The Respiratory System; 10 The Nervous System; 11 The Endocrine System; 12 Reproduction; 13 Disease-causing Organisms; 14 Genetics and Heredity; 15 Teeth and Estimating Age; Appendix 1 Useful Terms; Appendix 2 Conversion Factors; Appendix 3 Normal Diagnostic Values; Appendix 4 The Nitrogen Cycle; Appendix 5 Points of the Horse; Glossary; Index
Summary: Many students have only a limited knowledge of biology before starting a variety of equine courses, from BHS stages to National Certificate and Diploma and HND/degree. Introduction to Horse Biology provides all the information students of equine subjects require, particularly those without a GCSE or A level in biology. This book will be invaluable to all students of equine subjects including First Diploma, National Diploma, National Certificate, Higher National Diploma and Higher National Certificate and all students studying for BHS or other equine related examinations. It is als
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Preface; Dedication; 1 The Living Horse - Some Basic Principles; 2 Cells and Tissues; 3 Chemistry of Life; 4 The Digestive System; 5 The Excretory System; 6 The Musculoskeletal System; 7 The Circulation; 8 The Skin; 9 The Respiratory System; 10 The Nervous System; 11 The Endocrine System; 12 Reproduction; 13 Disease-causing Organisms; 14 Genetics and Heredity; 15 Teeth and Estimating Age; Appendix 1 Useful Terms; Appendix 2 Conversion Factors; Appendix 3 Normal Diagnostic Values; Appendix 4 The Nitrogen Cycle; Appendix 5 Points of the Horse; Glossary; Index

Many students have only a limited knowledge of biology before starting a variety of equine courses, from BHS stages to National Certificate and Diploma and HND/degree. Introduction to Horse Biology provides all the information students of equine subjects require, particularly those without a GCSE or A level in biology. This book will be invaluable to all students of equine subjects including First Diploma, National Diploma, National Certificate, Higher National Diploma and Higher National Certificate and all students studying for BHS or other equine related examinations. It is als