Vet & Veterinary Terms
The term used to refer to a stray or lost animal, as in a sheep
Any bird or mammal that has a body temperature higher than their environment
Any area in which rabbits are bred, kept, and raised
A type of growth or tumor on the skin of an animal; it is covered with epithelial and looks much like the body part it is attached to.
To remove an animal from a dependent state on the milk of its mother
A device that can be used to help assist a young animal in becoming independent of its motherâ€™s milk
A type of ring with spikes on it; it is attached to the muzzle of a young animal to keep the mother from allowing it to nurse.
The term used to refer to an animal that has just been taken off of its motherâ€™s milk.
The name for a certain tumor
A group of female animals with young that are young enough to nurse
A female horse that has given birth and is nursing a foal
The term for sheep with lambs who are still suckling
A smooth, raised wound that itches
The process of delivering canine young; the birthing of canines
A type of worm that lives in the intestines of certain living things; a type of parasite
a) The term used to refer to a wild animal b) The term used for a seedling that is grown without the help of a nursery
The process of injecting a vaccine into the skin underneath the elbow on a bird
In poultry terms, the lack of egg production during the winter months
The dorsal part of the horse between the scapula
The first molar in a horse; this tooth is shed as the horse ages
A term used to refer to a spot on the body of cattle; it may protrude and is known to contain worms
Term used to refer to an animal to whom a deworming agent has been administered.
The tail of an animal that is permanently cocked to one side