The faculty of the University of Arizona's Department of Animal Sciences and Department of Veterinary Science and Microbiology have unanimously voted in favor of the creation of a School of Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences. more . . .
Join the Department of Animal Sciences and the Department of Veterinary Science and Microbiology on Saturday November 10th in the tents on the UA Mall to watch the Homecoming Parade and cheer on the Arizona Wildcats. more . . .
Gary Oden has contributed a substantial gift to support the William J. Parker Agricultural Research Complex at the Campus Agricultural Center on Campbell Avenue. The facility features state-of-the-art environmental control capabilities, including rooms that can produce any climate or heat cycle to suit its users' needs. The building is also equipped with surgical suites and laboratory facilities. more . . .
On a beautiful Tucson evening in September faculty, staff and students of the Department of Animal Sciences and the Department of Veterinary Science and Microbiology gathered at the UA Livestock Arena to celebrate the new school year. more . . .
The University of Arizona's Race Track Industry Program released the tentative agenda for the 2012 Global Symposium on Racing & Gaming to be held December 3 – 6, 2012 at the Westin La Paloma Resort in Tucson, Arizona. Scheduled topics cover a wide range of issues from account wagering to marketing to promoting the off-the-track Thoroughbred. more . . .
Come be a fan and keep up-to-date on departmental and program activities. more . . .
Guthrie is home to The Four Sixes, an internationally recognized American Quarter Horse breeding operation, which in turn is home to racing greats such as the number one money earning colt One Famous Eagle and Texas Classic Futurity winner Bodacious Dash. more . . .
As an animal science major I have been very impressed with the opportunities for hands on experience I have gained at the University of Arizona. One such experience led me on a veterinary trip to Central America this last summer. Three teams of pre-medical, pre-veterinary and pre-dental students went to Costa Rica and Nicaragua and spent two weeks gaining hands-on clinical experience in their respective fields. more . . .
The Department of Animal Sciences is proud to announce that Samuel Garcia has been awarded a Rodgers Masters Fellowship. The Rodgers Masters Fellowship is awarded to a full time graduate student of the University of Arizona College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) studying and/or working in the area of developing food sources on marginal lands. more . . .