Animal Biology

Explore genetics, physiology, behaviour, welfare and nutrition. Obtain a broad overview of animal production systems and animal bioscience, and learn the science of breeding, feeding, care and management of domesticated animals. Expand your knowledge with electives, senior courses and undergraduate research projects. Build a career in veterinary medicine, the nutrition industry, animal care and welfare, or education and research. Also see B.Sc. (Agr.) Animal Science.

You might also be interested in studying Animal Science; Marine and Freshwater Biology; Wild Life Biology and Conservation; Zoology; Equine Management; or select from our other majors.

Sample Careers

  • Animal bioscience specialist (research and education)
  • Animal behaviourist/animal care
  • Veterinarian
  • Product quality controller

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University of Guelph
50 Stone Road East
Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1