M.S. - Animal Science;M.A.M. - Master of Agriculture and Management;M.S.- Avian Sciences
Animal Science is an interdisciplinary department, bringing together expertise from different disciplines for the solution of problems in animal biology and animal production. Research in the department covers a continuum from basic to applied, but in general is mission oriented, with an emphasis on whole animal biology. Over 40 faculty work in various disciplines such as nutrition, genetics, physiology, and behavior. The department maintains horses, dairy cattle, beef cattle, sheep, swine and dairy goat herds for research and teaching purposes on the Davis campus.