|Blue Juice: Euthanasia in Veterinary Medicine by Patricia Morris
Temple University Press, 2012
The author shadows veterinary students as they deal with the medical and ethical decisions of euthanasia of companion animals. She also interviews veterinarians who have been in practice for years on how they handle the patient/client/veterinarian relationship when it comes to ending an animal’s life.
|Complementary and Alternative Veterinary Medicine: Principles and Practices
by Allen M. Schoen, DVM and Susan G. Wynn, DVM
Mosby Press, 1998
Schoen and Wynn present an overview of a wide variety of alternative and complementary therapies—from acupuncture to homeopathy and more. This is an excellent reference book for animal caretakers, veterinarians, and animal guardians.
|Love, Miracles and Animal Healing by Allen M. Schoen, DVM
Simon & Schuster, 1995
Schoen shares his holistic view of animal healing through tales of animals and people he has known. He describes the value of the bond between animal and owner and how it can aid healing. He also writes about alternative therapies, such as acupuncture, acupressure, and herbal remedies that can help in the healing process.