Nov 20, 2019  
2019-2020 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog

AVS 249 - Laboratory and Companion Animal Science


An introduction to laboratory and companion animal science. Species covered include dogs, cats, birds, reptiles, amphibians, rodents, ferrets, rabbits, and horses. Topics include characteristics of each species, welfare, uses, nutrition, health, handling, care and career opportunities.

Prerequisites: Grade of C- or higher in AVS 145.

Course Typically Offered: Spring

Credits: 3