Foster a special relationship
Equip yourself with the knowledge and skills for a growing industry.
Companion animals – like cats, dogs, birds and reptiles – provide a special connection to their humans.
Explore the care, nutrition, physiology, and reproduction of these unique animals.
Choose your minor
Contact the Academic Advising and Transfer Center to declare a minor in companion animal science.
Companion Animal Science
Bachelor of Applied Science
Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Science
A minor in Companion Animal Science provides students with a broad foundation of knowledge in the physiology, anatomy, nutrition, reproduction, welfare, behavior, and husbandry of companion animals. The minor prepares students for all aspects of care and management of companion animals. Pre-veterinary students can utilize the curriculum in preparing for veterinary school.
- Complete AGS 101(3), 102(1), 185(3), 310(3), 385(3), 389(3), 485(3).