An Illustrated Guide to Animal Science Terminology, 1st Edition
- includes CD-ROM
- Colleen Brady, Ph.D.
- ISBN-10: 1418011517 | ISBN-13: 9781418011512
- 360 Pages
- © 2008 | Published
- College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $99.00
An Illustrated Guide to Animal Science Terminology provides a single resource that includes commonly used terms, and pronunciations relevant to any animal science student without the need for an agriculture background to understand the language of animal science. The text covers traditional production animals, such as swine, cattle, sheep and horses, as well as poultry, companion animals, and companion birds. It includes chapters on genetics, nutrition, reproduction, anatomy and behavior. Alternative production animals and exotic companion animals are covered as well. There is a sampling of breeds, and extensive use of photographs and line art to clarify the terms, and it creates a connection between the term and the subject for the student. This text would be an excellent supplement for many introductory animal science courses that wish to cover the wide range and variety of species and disciplines in animal science.
Chapter 1: What is Animal Science
Chapter 2: The Animal Agriculture Industry
Chapter 3. Animal Genetics and Breeding
Chapter 4: Animal Anatomy
Chapter 5: Animal Nutrition
Chapter 6: Animal Behavior
Chapter 7: Animal Disease and Parasites
Chapter 8: Beef Cattle
Chapter 9: Dairy Cattle
Chapter 10: Swine
Chapter 11: Poultry
Chapter 12: Goats and Sheep
Chapter 13: Alternative Production Animals
Chapter 14: Horses and Other Equine
Chapter 15: Canine
Chapter 16: Feline
Chapter 17: Companion Birds
Chapter 18: Exotic Companion Animals
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