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
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.
How to distinguish killed and modified-live vaccines and the role they play in a schedule of when each should be given to cattle for maximum herd performance.
While fescue has some good qualities, it has significant and important shortcomings for use by horses related to ingestion infected with an endophyte.
The risks and benefits of preventative medicine programs for horses.
The importance of providing horses with clean fresh water on a daily basis.