Welcome! This site was created to provide undergraduate, graduate, and post-doctoral student members of American Society of Animal Science (ASAS) with association news and career and education information. The ASAS is a professional organization for animal scientists designed to help members provide effective leadership through research, extension, teaching and service for the dynamic and rapidly changing livestock and meat industries. Visit www.asas.org for more information.
What is animal science?
Animal science is the study of the biology of animals, specifically, the animals that live alongside humans. Around the world, humans rely on animals for food, fiber, labor and companionship. Animal scientists help us better understand the lives of these animals. Research by animal scientists keeps animals healthy and productive.
Not an animal science student yet?
Learn more about the field by visiting AnimalSmart.org