ANPH 502 Animal Nutrition

(2 cr.) (Didactic) This course is designed to give students a broad understanding of how nutrition is related to animal health, production, and performance of domestic species. Digestion, absorption and utilization of nutrients will be covered in some detail. Each of the nutrients will be discussed in relation to its importance to overall health. Animal Nutrition is included in the veterinary curriculum to aid students in understanding the relationship between nutrients in feeds and the health of domestic animals.