Long a standard textbook in the field of veterinary medicine, Dukes' Physiology of Domestic Animals recently underwent a complete revision that retained what was best about preceding editions while offering new features needed by a new generation of students and practitioners: thorough revisions of each chapter based on the latest science; new chapters on avian physiology; helpful abstracts at the beginning of each chapter; study questions highlighting the major concepts in each chapter; self-evaluation exercises; focused suggestions for further reading; and a comprehensive index. To make the Twelfth Edition of this classic work even more usable and effective as a teaching resource, Cornell University Press and the Cornell University Library have made Dukes' Physiology of Domestic Animals available in a fully searchable online edition. Chapters are available in PDF format and may be purchased individually and downloaded to a user's computer or printed. The online version offers students and practitioners greater flexibility and the ability to access this text from anywhere in the world. In addition, four complete chapters are available free of charge. Whether for course use or as a reference for practitioners, the new online version of Dukes' Physiology of Domestic Animals, Twelfth Edition is the most convenient and complete edition yet of this acclaimed work.Dukes, H. H. is the author of 'Dukes' Physiology of Domestic Animals', published 2004 under ISBN 9780801442384 and ISBN 0801442389.