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Corporate Author National Research Council (U.S.). Ad Hoc Committee on Dog and Cat Nutrition.

Title Nutrient requirements of dogs and cats / Ad Hoc Committee on Dog and Cat Nutrition, Committee on Animal Nutrition, Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council.

Publication Info. Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, [2006]


Location Call No. Status
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Reference Material  REF 636.7 NATIONAL    In-Library Use Only
Edition [Revised edition].
Description xxi, 398 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm.
Series Animal nutrition series
Animal nutrition series (Washington, D.C.)
Form Also issued online.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Overview -- Comparative digestive physiology of dogs and cats -- Feeding behavior of dogs and cats -- Energy -- Carbohydrates and fiber -- Fat and fatty acids -- Protein and amino acids -- Minerals -- Vitamins -- Water -- Special considerations for laboratory animals -- Physical activity and environment -- Diet formulation and feed processing -- Nutrient composition of ingredients used in dog and cat foods -- Other food constituents -- Nutrient requirements and dietary nutrient concentrations.
Subject Dogs -- Nutrition.
Cats -- Nutrition.
Dogs -- Food.
Cats -- Food.
Dogs -- Nutrition.
Cats -- Nutrition.
Dogs -- Food.
Cats -- Food.
ISBN 0309086280 hardcover
0309507332 pdf
9780309507332 pdf
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