Foster a special relationship
Thrive in a multibillion-dollar industry with the training and insight you need.
Companion animals – like cats, dogs, birds and reptiles – provide a special connection to their humans.
Explore the best ways to raise, care for, and utilize these 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).