WI Iguana Husbandry Manual complete.pdf


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Health ........................................................................................................................................... 63
Introduction.............................................................................................................................. 63
Medical Management of Captive Iguanas (Zoological and private collections) ........................ 64
Trauma ..................................................................................................................................... 64
Parasitology .............................................................................................................................. 65
Infections .................................................................................................................................. 67
Reproduction ............................................................................................................................ 68
Renal Disease ........................................................................................................................... 71
Calcium/Vitamin D Related Problems....................................................................................... 71
Intestinal Impaction:................................................................................................................. 72
Cystic calculi: ............................................................................................................................ 72
Idiopathic Leukocytosis ............................................................................................................ 73
Clinical Techniques ................................................................................................................... 73
Blood collection: ................................................................................................................... 73
Gavage feeding: .................................................................................................................... 74
Tube Feeding Guidelines: ..................................................................................................... 75
Cloacal swab: ........................................................................................................................ 76
Euthanasia: ........................................................................................................................... 76
Health of Free Ranging and Head started West Indian Rock Iguanas ....................................... 77
Overview of health assessment findings: ............................................................................. 78
Establishment of normal blood values for Cyclura species: ...................................................... 79
Bacterial Flora of the Intestinal Tract: ...................................................................................... 79
Parasites of Free-Ranging and Head start Iguanas: .................................................................. 80
Calcium/Vitamin D : .................................................................................................................. 81
Human-made causes of morbidity: .......................................................................................... 81
Pathology/Necropsy: ................................................................................................................ 81
References .................................................................................................................................... 82

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