Anatomy and Physiology of Farm Animals

The Seventh Edition of Anatomy and Physiology of Farm Animals is a thoroughly updated and revised version of this classic text.

Anatomy and Physiology of Farm Animals

The Seventh Edition of Anatomy and Physiology of Farm Animals is a thoroughly updated and revised version of this classic text. Drawing on current science and terminology with a number of new illustrations throughout and a new chapter on poultry, the book maintains its reputation for clarity, balanced scope, and breadth of content. The Seventh Edition provides veterinary, animal science, agriculture, and veterinary technician students with a comprehensive yet clear reference to understanding the fundamentals of anatomy and physiology.

Farm Animals

Farm Animals


Introduction to Animal and Veterinary Anatomy and Physiology 4th Edition

The fourth edition of this bestselling book continues to provide a comprehensive description of the anatomy and physiology of dogs and cats.

Introduction to Animal and Veterinary Anatomy and Physiology  4th Edition

A sound knowledge of anatomy and physiology is an essential basis for the effective clinical treatment of companion animals and farm animals alike. The fourth edition of this bestselling book continues to provide a comprehensive description of the anatomy and physiology of dogs and cats. The book builds on these foundations with detailed descriptions of exotic small species including birds, and domestic farm animals, including cows, sheep and pigs, as well as the horse.

Introduction to Animal and Veterinary Anatomy and Physiology

The book is an essential first purchase for all those embarking upon a veterinary, animal science or animal management career"--

Introduction to Animal and Veterinary Anatomy and Physiology

"A sound knowledge of anatomy and physiology is an essential basis for the effective clinical treatment of companion animals and farm animals alike. The fourth edition of this best-selling book has been updated and revised and continues to provide a comprehensive description of the anatomy and physiology of dogs and cats. The book builds on these foundations with detailed descriptions of exotic small species including birds, and domestic farm animals, including cows sheep and pigs, as well as the horse. The book is an essential first purchase for all those embarking upon a veterinary, animal science or animal management career"--

Anatomy and Physiology of Farm Animals

Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology Anatomical Nomenclature, Directional Learning Objectives Terms, and Planes of Section Microscopic Anatomy: Animal Cells and Tissues Epithelial Tissues • Define and be able to explain the ...

Anatomy and Physiology of Farm Animals

Revised and updated, the eighth edition of Anatomy and Physiology of Farm Animals remains the essential resource for detailed information on farm animal anatomy and physiology. Offers a revised edition to this comprehensive guide to the anatomy and physiology of farm animals Presents learning objectives in each chapter for the first time Adds new material on endocrine and metabolic regulation of growth and body composition Features additional illustrations to enhance comprehension Includes a companion website that offers supplemental content, including word roots, clinical cases, study and practice questions, the images from the book and additional images, diagrams, and videos to enhance learning.

Principles of Animal Agriculture

The scope of animal agriculture.

Principles of Animal Agriculture

The scope of animal agriculture. Breeds of farm animals. Anatomy and physiology. Animal behavior. Principles of animal genetics. Inheritance in domestic animals. Genetics of animal breeding. The female reproductive system. The male reproductive system. Artificial insemination. Nutrients. Anatomy and feeding. Meat and wool. Dairy and poultry products. Animal health and disease.

Animal Sciences

The text has been classroom-tested for four decades in more than 100 colleges and universities at home and abroad.

Animal Sciences

This textbook is intended as a comprehensive introduction to the biology, care, and production of domestic animals and freshwater sh raised to provide food, as well as pets kept for companionship and recreation. The authors teaching and research experiences in agriculture, animal and dairy sciences, and veterinary medicine provide the professional expertise that underpins the clearly written discussions of advances in animal sciences affecting humans globally. Coverage includes breeds and life cycles of livestock and poultry; nutritional contributions of animal products to humans; the principles of animal genetics, anatomy, and physiology including reproduction, lactation and growth; animal disease and public health; and insects and their biological control. Each chapter stands on its own. Instructors can assign higher priority to certain chapters and arrange topics for study in keeping with their preferred course outlines. The text has been classroom-tested for four decades in more than 100 colleges and universities at home and abroad. Additionally, it is pedagogically enhanced with glossary terms in boldface type, study questions at the end of each chapter, more than 350 illustrations, and historical and philosophical quotations. These useful features aid students in comprehending scientic concepts as well as enjoying the pleasures derived from learning more about food-producing animals, horses, and popular pets.

Applied Animal Reproduction

This updated and revised edition provides an overview of the anatomy and physiology of reproduction in farm animals, emphasizing the application of scientific principles in practical reproduction management.

Applied Animal Reproduction

This updated and revised edition provides an overview of the anatomy and physiology of reproduction in farm animals, emphasizing the application of scientific principles in practical reproduction management.

Anatomy of Domestic Animals

This introduction to domestic animal anatomy for veterinary technicians and undergraduates features over 700 drawings and accompanying descriptive and explanatory text.

Anatomy of Domestic Animals


Reproduction in Farm Animals

Functional anatomy of reproduction; Physiology of reproduction; Reproductive cycles; Reproductive failure; Techniques for improving reproductive efficiency.

Reproduction in Farm Animals

Functional anatomy of reproduction; Physiology of reproduction; Reproductive cycles; Reproductive failure; Techniques for improving reproductive efficiency.

Reproduction in Farm Animals

Functional anatomy of reproduction; Anatomy of male reproduction; Anatomy of female reproduction; Hormones, growth factors, and reproduction; Reproductive cycles; Folliculogenesis, egg maturation, and ovulation; Transport and survival ...

Reproduction in Farm Animals

Functional anatomy of reproduction; Anatomy of male reproduction; Anatomy of female reproduction; Hormones, growth factors, and reproduction; Reproductive cycles; Folliculogenesis, egg maturation, and ovulation; Transport and survival gametes; Spermatozoa and seminal plasma; Fertilization, cleavage, and implantation; Gestation, prenatal physiology, and parturition; Reproductive behavior; Reproductive failure in females; Reproductive failure in males; Genetics of reproductive failure; Reproductive cycles; Cattle and buffalo; Sheep and goats; Pigs; Horses; Poultry; Techniques for improving reproductive efficiency; Semen evaluation; artificial insemination; X-and Y-chromosome - bearing spermatozoa; Pregnancy diagnosis; Ovulation manipulation, In Vitro fertilization and embryo transfer, and genetic engineering; Preservation and cryopreservation of gametes and embryos.