You're currently on:

Pig Ailments - Recognition and Treatment

  • Pig Ailments - Recognition and Treatment

Pig Ailments - Recognition and Treatment

Mark White

Availability: In stock


Author(s): Mark White

About The Book

This clearly written, non-technical book is essential reading for all those who own, or care for pigs. It covers all the principal diseases and abnormalities that occur in pigs.

An essential and accessible reference work aimed at both large and small commercial pig farmers, smallholders, veterinary surgeons and pet pig-keepers. Whilst based on experiences in the UK and Europe, the contents are relevant to pig owners throughout the world. The book is illustrated with an 8 page colour section and 100 b&w photographs and diagrams.

Additional Information

Author Mark White
Availability In Print
Dimensions 246mm x 189mm
Extent 160 pages, 8 page colour section, 100 black & white photographs 24 diagrams
ISBN 9781861267870
Publication date September 2005
Book Type Hardcover


Mark White is a Member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, with whom he is registered as a 'Specialist in Pig Medicine'. In 1993 he was the youngest veterinary surgeon to acquire the Royal College's Diploma in Pig Medicine. Mark is a specialist in pig diseases, a veterinary advisor on the subject and writes extensively for scholarly veterinary publications.

  • Written by an experienced veterinary surgeon and acknowledged specialist in pig medicine
  • Examines all major pig ailments and considers their clinical signs and diagnosis as well as their treatment, prevention and control
  • Covers all the principal diseases of breeding animals, both male and female
  • Discusses those aspects of pig management that have an impact on the incidence of disease and which lead to a reduction in the productivity of the breeding herd

Delivery Information

Books and small items posted to a UK address are sent by the standard Royal Mail postal service. Books and small items posted to non-UK addresses are generally sent Royal Mail (Printed papers for books).

Delivery is charged according to the weight of your order. Please add items to your cart and enter your Country / Postcode to get a delivery price.

Product Tags

Use spaces to separate tags. Use single quotes (') for phrases.

Special books



Address: 5m Books Ltd, Lings, Great Easton, Essex CM6 2HH, England.

Mail to:

Phone: +44 (0) 330 1333 580