The Department of Animal Science at OSU provides one of the premiere sites globally
that offers information on breeds of livestock throughout the world.
Livestock Health & Disease
Livestock Pest Management
This circular describes dry matter intake, protein, and energy needs of various classes of beef cattle.
An overview of the effects of high-nutrient density diets on lightweight cattle in relation to their body type, along with feeding management tips.
A guide to managing PI-BVDV including symptoms, biosecurity practices, testing, vaccination and how to market negative tested cows.
How to understand the relationship between body condition score and re-breeding efficiency in beef cows and what the different body condition scores look like.
An explanation of why researchers feel certain that spider syndrome is caused by a simple, autosomal, recessive gene.
An understanding on the causes of foot rot, treatment and prevention methods in the sheep industry.
The lifestyle, symptoms and treatments of common internal parasites found in horses.
A template of body condition score in horses, how to accurately assess it and how to evaluate the animals’ health based on the body condition score.