54. Antelope

  1. Gary West DVM, Dipl ACZM1,
  2. Darryl Heard BSc, BVMS, PhD, Dipl ACZM2 and
  3. Nigel Caulkett DVM, MVetSc, Dipl ACVA3
  1. Ray L. Ball

Published Online: 14 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470376478.ch54

Zoo Animal and Wildlife Immobilization and Anesthesia

Zoo Animal and Wildlife Immobilization and Anesthesia

How to Cite

West, G., Heard, D. and Caulkett, N. (2007) Antelope, in Zoo Animal and Wildlife Immobilization and Anesthesia, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470376478.ch54

Author Information

  1. 1

    Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden, Oklahoma State University's College of Veterinary Medicine

  2. 2

    University of Florida, College of Veterinary Medicine

  3. 3

    University of Calgary, College of Veterinary Medicine

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 12 OCT 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813825663

Online ISBN: 9780470376478



  • antelope;
  • vascular access;
  • intubation;
  • anesthesia;
  • field capture


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Taxonomy and Anatomy Related to Anesthesia

  • Biology and Physiology

  • Vascular Access Sites and Monitoring

  • Intubation

  • Review of Reports on Antelope Anesthesia

  • Strategies for Field Capture and Anesthesia in Remote Locations

  • Guidelines for Anesthesia in Specific Antelope Species

  • Anesthetic Regimens for Antelope in Managed Care

  • Induction

  • Recovery

  • Anesthesia Records

  • Acknowledgments

  • References