• Our mission is to create and disseminate knowledge about animals for the betterment of animals, society, and the environment in California and beyond.

  • Our mission is to create and disseminate knowledge about animals for the betterment of animals, society, and the environment in California and beyond.

  • Our mission is to create and disseminate knowledge about animals for the betterment of animals, society, and the environment in California and beyond.

  • Our mission is to create and disseminate knowledge about animals for the betterment of animals, society, and the environment in California and beyond.

  • Our mission is to create and disseminate knowledge about animals for the betterment of animals, society, and the environment in California and beyond.

  • Our mission is to create and disseminate knowledge about animals for the betterment of animals, society, and the environment in California and beyond.

  • Our mission is to create and disseminate knowledge about animals for the betterment of animals, society, and the environment in California and beyond.

  • Our mission is to create and disseminate knowledge about animals for the betterment of animals, society, and the environment in California and beyond.

  • Our mission is to create and disseminate knowledge about animals for the betterment of animals, society, and the environment in California and beyond.

  • Our mission is to create and disseminate knowledge about animals for the betterment of animals, society, and the environment in California and beyond.

  • Our mission is to create and disseminate knowledge about animals for the betterment of animals, society, and the environment in California and beyond.

  • Our mission is to create and disseminate knowledge about animals for the betterment of animals, society, and the environment in California and beyond.

  • Our mission is to create and disseminate knowledge about animals for the betterment of animals, society, and the environment in California and beyond.

  • Our mission is to create and disseminate knowledge about animals for the betterment of animals, society, and the environment in California and beyond.

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Contact

Animal Science Main Office
2251 Meyer Hall
UC Davis
One Shields Ave
Davis, CA 95616
(530) 752-1250
vmozella@ucdavis.edu

Undergraduate Advising
1202 Meyer Hall
(530) 754-7915
asac@ucdavis.edu

Graduate Advising
1249 Meyer Hall
(530) 752-2382
abggc@ucdavis.edu

Website Contact
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Alumni Spotlight

Tiffany Bennett,

Tiffany Bennett, Animal Science and Management major, graduated In Spring 2014. She is currently working as a US Customs and Border Protection Agriculture Specialist K-9 at San Francisco International Airport.

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News

Kelly Chanthavixay (Zhou Lab), fourth from left at the Functional Annotation of Animal Genomes (FAANG) BioSamples workshop, Cambridge, United Kingdom.
  • Kelly Chanthavixay attended the Functional Annotation of Animal Genomes (FAANG) BioSamples workshop held at the European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) in Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Welcome Jenny Gunter to the Animal Science/Food Chain Cluster! Jenny comes to us from the Primate Center & has been on campus for 12 years
  • Cass Tucker has 2 papers in the top 10 papers listed by J of Dairy Sci on tail docking in cattle in response to the National Milk Producer Federation announcement that tail docking dairy cattle will be banned under its assurance scheme
  • Allen Petty & Anita Oberbauer helped judge the FFA State Competition in Fresno
  • Alison Van Eenennaam presented “Four Legs, Two Legs, No Legs: What Does Science Tell Us About the Best Sources of Sustainable Protein?” at California Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics Annual Conference

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Events

Picnic Day

Aggie Spring Classic Lamb Sale
May 25, 2016
Location: Sheep Facility

Spring Awards BBQ
June 02, 2016
Location: Putah Creek Lodge

Graduate Commencement Reception
June 09, 2016
Location: 2154 Meyer Hall

Undergraduate Commencement Reception
June 10, 2016
Location: Meyer Hall Breezeway

Horse Barn, Production Sale
June 18, 2016
Location: Horse Barn Arena

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Seminars

Upcoming Seminar

Rachel Toaff‐Rosenstein

May 2, 2016

Rachel Toaff‐Rosenstein will give a talk about “The Sickness Response in Bovine Respiratory Disease‐ More than Meets the Eye” during the noon seminar on Monday May 2, 2016 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room 2154 Meyer Hall. Toaff‐Rosenstein is a graduate student in Animal Biology Graduate Group at Department of Animal science, University of California Davis.

Past Seminar

Peng Ji

April 25, 2016

Peng Ji gave a talk about “Energy and Protein Nutrition in the Transition Dairy Cow” during the noon seminar on Monday April 25, 2016 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room 2154 Meyer Hall. Ji is an Assistant Adjunct Professor at Department of Animal science, University of California Davis. [Video]

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