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The diseases of dogs; their causes, symptoms, and treatment to which are added instructions in cases of injury and poisoning, and brief directions for maintaining a dog in health by Hugh Dalziel

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Published by L.U. Gill, C. Scribner"s sons in London, New York .
Written in English


  • Dog Diseases

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Statementby Hugh Dalziel
ContributionsPiesse, Alexander C.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 pages leaves, 142 pages, 2 unnumbered pages :
Number of Pages142
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26252255M

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