In 1986 The book MINK PRODUCTION (edited by Gunnar Jørgensen), which had been translated from Danish, was published in the English language. The book, which deals with all aspects of modern mink production, skin grading and- sales, consist of 399 richly illustrated pages, subject index and list of translations. In 1987 the book was also published in Japanese and Spanish languages.
In 1987 the book BEAUTIFUL FUR ANIMALS-and their colour genetics (edited by N. Norodd Nes, Einar J. Einarsson, Outi Lohi & Gunnar Jørgensen) with more than 300 high quality colour photos on 271 pages, covering the colour variants of mink, foxes, coypus, chinchilla and marten, was published in the Norwegian language, in 1988 the book was published in English, Swedish, Danish and Japanese.
In 2015 the book MORE ABOUT BEAUTIFUL FUR ANIMALS – genetics of colours, fur, defects and diseases (edited by Outi Lohi, Bente K. Hansen, Kai-Rune Johannessen, Kerstin Smeds & Jesper Clausen) was published as a supplement including the many new colour variants that have emerged since the first book. This update also includes other single gene effects such as hair types, defects and diseases. This book is published by NJF (Nordic Association of Agricultural Scientists, Working Group for Fur Animals) and sold in collaboration with SCIENTIFUR
In 1989 the book HEMATOLOGY AND CLINICAL CHEMISTRY OF FUR ANIMALS (edited by Asbjørn Brandt) was published in co-operation with Institute of Biology, Karelian Research Centre, Russian Academy of Science, Petrozavodsk, Russia.
In 2012 the book Energy and main nutrients in feed for mink and foxes (edited by Anders Skrede) was published as an update of the 1991 book. This book is published by NJF (Nordic Association of Agricultural Scientists, Working Group for Fur Animals) and sold in collaboration with SCIENTIFUR
All books are available from SCIENTIFUR
Price list for books from the International Fur Animal Scientific Association: