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Recommended Reading List 
Academy of Veterinary Technicians
in Anesthesia and Analgesia 

(Updated August 2016)
General Anesthesia 
Title Author ISBN Publisher/Year
Anaesthesia for Veterinary Nurses
2nd ed. 
Welsh, L. 978-1-4051-8673-5 Wiley- Blackwell
2009
Anesthesia and Analgesia for Veterinary Technicians
4th ed
J. Thomas and P. Lerche 978-0323055048 Elsevier Health Sciences
2010
Anesthesia for Veterinary Technicians Bryant, S.  978-0-8138-0586-3 Wiley-Blackwell
2010
Handbook of Veterinary Anesthesia
5th ed
W. Muir III , J.  Hubbell  etal 978-0323080699 Elsevier
2012
Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia,
The Fifth Edition of Lumb and Jones
Kurt A. Grimm (Editor), 
Leigh A. Lamont (Editor), 
William J. Tranquilli (Editor),
Stephen A. Greene (Editor), 
Sheilah A. Robertson (Editor)
978-1-118-52623-1 Wiley-Blackwell
May 2015
Lumb and Jones’ Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia 
4th ed.
W. Tranquilli, J. Thurmon
& K. Grimm
978-0781754712  Wiley-Blackwell
2007
Understanding Anesthesia Equipment
5th ed. 
J Dorsch and S. Dorsch 978-0781776035 Lippincott, Williams &Wilkins
2007
Veterinary Anaesthesia
11th ed
K. Clarke , C. Trim and L. Hall 978-0702027932 Saunders-Elsevier
2013
Veterinary Anaesthesia:Principles to Practice Dugdale, A. 978-1-118-27933-5 Wiley-Blackwell
2011
Pain Management
Title Author ISBN Publisher/Year
Pain Management in Veterinary Practice C. Egger and T. Doherty 978-1-118-76160-1 Wiley- Blackwell
2013
Handbook of Veterinary Pain Management
3rd ed.
J. Gaynor and W. Muir III 978-0323089357 Elsevier
2014
Pain Management for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses M. Goldberg and N. Shaffran Not yet released Wiley- Blackwell
2015
Pain Management in Small Animals: A Manual for Veterinary Nurses and Technicians D. Grant 978-0750688123 Elsevier
2006
Formularies
Title Author ISBN Publisher/Year
Plumb’s Veterinary Drug Handbook
8th ed. 
D. Plumb 978-1118911921 Wiley-Blackwell
2015
Saunders Handbook of Veterinary Drugs
Small and Large Animal
3rd ed.
M. Papich 978-1-4377-0152-4 Elesevier Saunders
2011
Misc. Topics
Title Author ISBN Publisher/Year
Clinical Anatomy and Physiology for Veterinary Technicians T. Colville & J. Bassert 978-0323046855 Mosby-Elesevier
2007
Fluid Therapy for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses C. Donohoe 978-0813814841 Wiley-Blackwell
2012
The Manual of Canine and Feline Cardiology
4th ed. 
L. Tilley, F. Smith Jr.,
M. Oyama & M. Sleeper
978-1416023982 Saunders-Elsevier
2007
Small Animal Anesthesia
Title Author ISBN Publisher/Year
A Color Handbook:
Small Animal Anesthesia and Pain Management
J. Ko 978-1840761795 Manson Publishing
2012
Anaesthesia of Exotic Pets L. Longley 978-0-7020-2888-5 Elesevier Saunders
2008
BSAVA Manual of Canine and Feline
Anaesthesia and Analgesia 
3rd ed. 
C. Seymour &
T. Duke-Novakovski
978-0-905214-98-6 BSAVA
2016
Canine and Feline Anesthesia and Co-existing Disease L. Synder & R. Johnson 978-1118288207 Wiley-Blackwell
2014
Essentials of Small Animal Anesthesia and Analgesia
2nd ed. 
K. Grimm, W. Tranquilli
& L. Lamont
978-0813812366 Wiley-Blackwell
2011
Small Animal Anesthesia and Analgesia G. Carroll 978-0813802305 Blackwell
2008
Small Animal Anesthesia Techniques A. Shelby & C. McKune 978-1118428047 Wiley-Blackwell
2014
Small Animal Regional Anesthesia and Analgesia L. Campoy and M. Read 978-0-8138-1994-5 Wiley-Blackwell
2013
The Practice of Veterinary Anesthesia:
Small Animals, Birds, Fish and Reptiles
D. Sawyer 978-1591610342 Teton NewMedia
2008
Small Animal ECC, Internal Medicine and Surgery
Title Author ISBN Publisher/Year
Advanced Monitoring and Procedures for Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care J. Burkitt Creedon & H. Davis 978-0813813370 Wiley-Blackwell
2012
 Veterinary Technician’s Manual for Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care C. Norkus 978-0813810577 Wiley-Blackwell
2012
Manual of Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care Medicine 2nd ed.  D. Macintire, K.  Drobatz 
&  S.  Haskins 
978-0813824734 Wiley-Blackwell
2012
Small Animal Internal Medicine  R. Nelson & C. Couto 978-0323086820 Elesevier
2013
Small Animal Internal Medicine for Veterinary Technicians and Nurses L. Merrill 978-0813821641 Wiley-Blackwell
2012
Small Animal Surgical Nursing: Skills and Concepts
2nd ed. 
M. Tear 978-0323077354 Mosby-Elesevier
2011
Large Animal
Title Author ISBN Publisher/Year
Manual of Equine Anesthesia and Analgesia T. Doherty  &  A. Valverde 978-1405129671 Blackwell
2006
Equine Anesthesia: Monitoring and Emergency Therapy 2nd ed.  W. Muir III  &  J.  Hubbell  978-1416023265 Mosby-Elesevier
2008
Farm Animal Anesthesia: Cattle, Small Ruminants, Camelids and Pigs H. Lin & P. Walz 978-1118474358 Wiley-Blackwell
2014
Zoo Animal and Wildlife Immobilization and Anesthesia 2nd ed.  G. West, D. Heard
& N. Caulkett
978-0813811833 Wiley-Blackwell
2014
Equine Manual for Veterinary Technicians D. Reeder, S. Miller, D. Wilfong, M. Leitch and D. Zimmel 978-0813829715 Wiley-Blackwell
2009