Competitive Exams Animal Husbandry Notes: About Animal Husbandry

The study of domestic and pet animals is called animal husbandry. It studies their types, behaviour and up keeping methodologies.

It studies their utility towards mankind and environment and the by-products produced by them. The subject of animal husbandry can be sub classified into following major areas.

  1. Animal petting: The science that deals with the utilization, reproduction and its vivid uses is known as animal petting.

  2. Vetenary science: It is the science that deals with the medical part of the animals.

  3. Dairy technology:

It deals with the milk products like milk, cheese, butter, curd, ghee etc.