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Animal science

Animal science includes the anatomy, fysiology, behavoiur, breeding, feeding and management of animals that are under the control of humankind. The animals studied are livestock species and also companion animals like dogs and cats, and many exotic species. 

There are 109 pages tagged with Animal science:

Mårten Hetta

josefina.zidar@slu.se Researcher in Animal Science (ruminant nutrition). Head of the department and leader of Animal Science section. List of all publications https://publications.slu.se/?file=

Mohammad Ramin

mohammad.ramin@slu.se I am an animal scientist specializing in ruminant nutrition and environmental emissions, particularly with a focus on dairy cows. My academic background comprises a master's

Bruno Esattore

bruno.esattore@slu.se I am a postdoctoral researcher with a background in animal behavior, and a particular focus on cervids. I have worked on several species of cervids, on topics spacing between

Stefan Gunnarsson

stefan.gunnarsson@slu.se Senior lecturer in sustainable animal production in large herds, with special responsibility for extension service Doctor of veterinary medicine, PhD, Associate professor,

Gersey Vargas

gersey.vargas.rivera@slu.se Gersey Vargas is a PhD researcher that is addressing questions related to how horse grazing shapes the insect and plant communities of semi-natural grasslands. He is

Fotis Pappas

fotis.pappas@slu.se Doctoral student in Statistical Genetics and Epigenetics The main focal point of my PhD project is linked to identifying possible epigenetic risk factors for decreased fertility

Urban Forests - Survey your moves

Urban Forests: Survey your moves – with focus on urban green spaces urbanfutures@slu.se How important are urban forests for physical activity and human health? What can we learn from dog owners?

Data from cows forms a new knowledge hub

The Swedish University of Agriculture is participating in a new knowledge hub that will support the digital transformation of Swedish agriculture. SLU contributes expertise, data and experience from

Åsa Ohlsson

asa.ohlsson@slu.se In my research I mainly focus on the genetic reasons behind heart disease in cats, but I do not limit myself to that. I like to lecture to both students and breeders on the

Omar Hmeadi

omar.hmeadi@slu.se https://scholar.google.se/citations?user=nYu9TBcAAAAJ&hl=en https://orcid.org/my-orcid?orcid=0000-0001-8893-7348   https://www.linkedin.com/in/omar-hmeadi-b321ba71/ https://

Josefine Jerlström

josefine.jerlstrom@slu.se I am an agronomist in Animal Science, with a master's degree in Animal Science. My PhD project is interdisciplinary and aims to investigate the link between economics and

Léonie Duris

leonie.duris@slu.se I work with reindeer (Rangifer tarandus) and the increasing external stress threatening the Sámi traditional reindeer husbandry system. PhD student in Biology In REINFORCE