Xie's Chinese Veterinary Herbology, Edited by Huisheng Xie and Vanessa Preast, serves as a practical guide to the theory and application of Chinese Herbal Medicine into veterinary practices. Divided into three parts, the book covers herbal materia medica used in treating various disorders and diseases, herbal formulas, and the clinical application of treatments. The book also outlines each herb's history, the formulation of herbal recipes, energetic actions, indications and contraindications of each formula, dosages, and clinical and pharmacological studies performed with herbal treatments. This text serves as an invaluable reference to veterinarians looking to expand treatment options. Contains 37 Chapters, Hardcover, Published by Wiley-Blackwell 2010, 612 pages.