The Dog Doctors Youth Outreach Program
This web page is maintained by the Department of Pathology.
Animal Doc | A Site just for kids!
Please ask your parent or another adult to look at these pages with you.
« Canines & Felines (Dogs & Cats)
- Dog Behavior: Why do they act like that?
- How do dogs get worms?
- The Case of the "Country Cats"
- Should I spay or neuter my pet?
« Exotic Animals (Exotic Pets, Wildlife & Zoo Life)
« Poultry (Chickens, Ducks, Quail, Turkeys, etc.)
« Ruminants (Cows, Goats, Llamas, Sheep, etc.)
- Beef Cattle Body Condition Scoring
- Fun Facts About Sheep
- What's so great about goats?
- Meet Highlander the Llama
« Equine (Horses, Donkeys, etc.)
Animal Doc was originally developed by Dr. Mac Smith for the Large Animal Medicine Department at the College of Veterinary Medicine. Funding was provided by a grant to Drs. Jim Morre and Mac Smith: "Awards in Research, Service and Teaching: Development of a web-based outreach program for middle school children" 1999-2001.
Dr. Smith is now working with The Glass Horse Project.
- dog behavior — Nancy Gerstenfels, MS
- worms — Dr. Susan Little
- spay and neuter — Dr. Karen Cornell
- country cats — Dr. Coretta Patterson
- exotics — Dr. G. Heather Wilson
- poultry — Dr. Jean Sander
- cattle — Dr. James (Jim) Brett
- sheep and goats — Dr. Lisa Williamson
- llama — Drs. Tracie Daniels and Julie Ekedahl
- horse surgery — Drs. Doug Allen, Randy Eggleston, Bill Hay, Jim Moore, Eric Mueller, Andy Parks, Bill Rhoads, and Cynthia Trim
- Paco — Dr. Randy Eggleston
Animal Doc was originally adapted for use on The Dog Doctors website by Timalynn M. Matthews and Lois Klesa Morrison.
Last Updated April 10, 2007
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Note: Treatment of animals should only be performed by a licensed veterinarian. Veterinarians should consult the current literature and current pharmacological formularies before initiating any treatment protocol.