The Cornell Book of Cats is an inexhaustible source of
current medical information that covers the whole range of feline health.
There are also descriptions and photographs of forty-one
breeds accepted by the leading national cat associations. In addition, it
outlines first-aid measures that should be taken before an emergency trip to the
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Robinson's Genetics for Cat Breeders & Veterinarians
discusses feline genetics, reproduction and development, principles of heredity,
impacts of heredity, breeding systems and practices, inbreeding, and more.
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This book has it all. It is a wonderful resource for
the new cat breeder and experienced hand alike. It starts with selecting
breeding stock and moves on to when to breed, the breeding process, pregnancy &
birth, kitten care and more. It is plain English and it is non-breed
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This book is out of print but if you can get your hands on
a copy you will find that it is nearly a complete resource for all breeders.
One breeder wrote "I have been breeding pedigreed cats for 22 years. This is the
best book on the subject I have ever read. I wish I had this book when I began."
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