A Field Guide to Emergency Care for the Outdoor Dog Randy Acker, D.V.M., with Jim Fergus. This new edition includes much new and updated material. There are new sections on stapling and gluing wounds, releasing dogs caught in traps, examining your dog, and updated material throughout. Other problems in the field, such as snake-bites, poisoning, choking, gunshot wounds, cuts, eye and ear problems, broken bones, and more are covered in detail. Nothing can make you feel more helpless than being far from a veterinarian with a seriously injured dog. This is an absolutely essential book any dog owner and especially for anyone venturing afield with a dog.