DO I CALL THE VET? – and what to do in the meantime



This treasury of information, reassurance, tips, and first aid techniques for horses, dogs and cats is an invaluable resource for all who care for animals.


Dr Chapman practises veterinary medicine in the old-fashioned way: feeling with his fingertips, using his eyes, ears, sense of smell and a large dose of intuition. He mixes experience with wisdom, combining old and new practices, techniques and technologies.


In addition to cures and remedies for animal maladies, Do I Call the Vet? and what to do in the meantime also contains many well-proven and simple health-promoting practices for otherwise healthy animals, for those seeking preventative measures which help to maintain sustained animal wellbeing. 


Do I Call the Vet? and what to do in the meantime was written in response to requests from many of his clients who have come to rely on his knowledge and understanding of animals and the illnesses, accidents and ailments which beset them.


Maintaining the tone of the chatty and informal way he speaks to his clients, this book ensures that Dr Chapman's words of wisdom are now accessible to all people in need of animal care advice.


University of Bristol: Alumni and Friends


The wait is over! 'DO I CALL THE VET? and what to do in the meantime'  is here at last!


Dr Chapman's long awaited manual contains his own particular brand of hints, tips, and practical advice as to when veterinary asistance is vital. His tried and tested remedies for preventing illness, first aid, and information on feeding and dentition are fascinating.


During Dr Chapman's 57 – yes 57! – years in practice he has has specialised in treating horses, but this deceptively slim volume also contains a wealth of information relating to dogs and cats.


Keep this book close by. You never know when you will need it.

M.L. Eaton, Author of The Mysterious Marsh Series


Illuminating in the extreme, Do I Call the Vet? is a fund of vital information for all pet-owners.

Reader's Review


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