Chapter 9. The Digestive System

  1. V.C.G. Richardson MA VetMB MRCVS

Published Online: 17 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470693780.ch9

Rabbits: Health, Husbandry and Diseases

Rabbits: Health, Husbandry and Diseases

How to Cite

Richardson, V.C.G. (2008) The Digestive System, in Rabbits: Health, Husbandry and Diseases, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470693780.ch9

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 10 JAN 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632052219

Online ISBN: 9780470693780

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Keywords:

  • digestive system;
  • caecotrophs;
  • fermentation;
  • physiological development;
  • oral papillomatosis

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Physiology

  • The Mouth

  • The Stomach and Small Intestine

  • The Caecum

  • Viral Diseases

  • Endoparasites

  • Anorexia

  • Lead Poisoning

  • Use of a Nasogastric Tube

  • Obesity

  • The Liver

  • The Spleen

  • The Pancreas

  • Neoplasia of the Gastrointestinal Tract

  • Surgery of the Gastrointestinal Tract