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Guides for Veterinary Students, Faculty, Staff

Guide to books for courses by year, plus publishing, pre-veterinary career information, access after leaving UTK, etc.

About VMD 836 Toxic Plant Book Assignment: Dr. Meggan Graves

Tiny URL for this guide:  https://tiny.utk.edu/toxplantbook

Note that several of the books and booklets are available in PDF and that the library has purchased multiple copies of most of the books and e-books versions where possible. Please take care of the books--some are out of print.

Suggestions for additions to the collection or how to improve this guide are welcome.  annviera at utk dot edu

New article in Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science

Web site search & evaluation tips and recommended Web sites

Web search tip: Use Advanced Google search and limit to .edu domain helps to ensure accuracy and quality.

Example:poisonous toxic plants southern united states livestock site:.edu

Web site evaluation tips (Purdue):  A B Cs of Evaluating a Web page or site

 

Recommended search strategies:

livestock poisonous plants site:.edu

livestock poisonous plants tennessee site:.edu

I Eat Plants Living Laboratory--Oklahoma State

 

Recommended Web sites:

ASPCA Toxic and Non-toxic Plants 1006 plants toxic to dogs, cats, horses

Cornell Dept. of Animal Science Plants Poisonous to Livestock "This is a growing reference that includes plant images, pictures of affected animals and presentations concerning the botany, chemistry, toxicology, diagnosis and prevention of poisoning of animals by plants and other natural flora (fungi, etc.)."

Colorado State Guide to Poisonous Plants "database lists trees, shrubs and perennials that can be harmful to animals."

Suggested References for the VM 836 Toxic Plant Book Assignment

Small Animal Toxicology Books

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Click on these Subject Headings to find books and articles in OneSearch UT Libraries discovery tool:

Poisonous Plants---North America   (8 books)   NARROW SEARCH

Poisonous Plants   (251 books and articles)             BROADER SEARCH

Livestock Poisoning -- Plants

 

Browse stacks at Pendergrass Library in three call number areas: 

QK100

SB617

SF757.5