About the book
Marine mammals are, in short, catalytic species. Thus, knowledge of areas that are important for them will facilitate the balancing of human uses of the sea with the imperative of conserving marine biodiversity. The ecological roles of marine mammals, there is evidence that the abundance and distribution of marine mammals can have important effects on the structure and function of some ecosystems.
The main purpose of the book is to point out the interest of marine mammals and their role in marine ecosystems and their major influence on the structure and function of marine communities.
The book will also include Species, Distribution, and migration, Anatomy, Physiology Nutrition, Reproduction, Behavior, Diseases, Therapy, Management, How to Restraint and train a marine mammal. The book is intended for veterinarians and clinicians and people directly involved in marine and aquarium animal’s health and management. It would also be of value to post and undergraduate veterinary students.