Immerse yourself in every aspect of the veterinary field with McCurnin's Clinical Textbook for Veterinary Technicians, 9th Edition, covering small and large animals, birds, reptiles, and small mammals. With a new zooses theme threaded throughout each chapter, this comprehensive text describes how each disease affects the host, how it is spread, and how it is treated. Case presentations provide you with relevant, real-life scenarios so you can practice your critical thinking and decision-making skills. NEW! A 2017 winner of the William Holmes McGuffey Longevity Award ( McGuffey ) from the Text and Academic Authors Association (TAA). The McGuffey recognizes textbooks and learning materials whose excellence has been demonstrated over time.