|A Manual for Cat Breeders by Eveleth C. Cowles - Tapestry Press, Ltd. A practical guide written by a Massachusetts breeder with 40 years of experience breeding Siamese cats.|
|The Book of the Cat by Wright and Walters - New York: Summit Books, (out of print but low cost second hand) Has simplified genetics|
|Robinson's Genetics for Cat Breeders & Veterinarians by Carolyn Vella et al. Published by Butterworth Heinemann (Oxford, England), 1999. ISBN 0-7506-4069-3|
|Cat Owner's Home Veterinary Handbook - Carson & Giffin|
|Breeding Pedigreed Cats by Carolyn Vella and John McGonagle Jr. Published by Howell Book House (New York, NY), 1997. ISBN 0-87605-698-2|
|Feline Husbandry: Diseases and Management in the Multiple-Cat Environment by Niels C. Pedersen. Published by American Veterinary Publications (Goleta, CA), 1991. ISBN 0-939674-29-7 Only buy this if you can find it at a good price, $20.00 or less. I just (2010) picked this up and its companion book Feline Infectious Diseases for $20.00 on ebay. Most of it is geared to a large scale breeding business and is a technical reference for Vets. Most of what would apply to a small hobby breeder like me can be found online or in the books above. This book is now available free online. http://www.vetmed.ucdavis.edu/ccah/felinehusbandry.cfm|
|The WorldCat Libraries website is a wonderful tool for locating any book you are looking for at the library nearest to you. As an example I did a search for The Book of the Cat and it gave me a list of town libraries near Worcester that have this book. It also tells me how many miles each library is from your entered zip code.|
You can also visit www.worldcatlibraries.org and use their search with your own home town.
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