Animal Science

  • Dr. Erickson providing tours of the UNH Dairy.
    Dr. Erickson providing tours of the UNH Dairy. Learn More
  • Dr. Erickson and Dr. Berndtson dispense words of wisdom to students over ice cream at the UNH Dairy Barns.
    Dr. Erickson and Dr. Berndtson dispense words of wisdom to students over ice cream at the UNH Dairy Barns. Learn More
  • Students from the CREAM Program with one of the cows.
    Students from the CREAM Program with one of the cows. Learn More
  • UNH Alum, Jessica DiNapoli, demonstrating a flex test on a horse.
    Former UNH Animal Science student, Jessica DiNapoli, spoke at the UNH Equine Facility on how the field of Equine Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation has proven itself as an effective compliment to Veterinary medicine. Learn More

About the Animal Science Program

CREAM Program

Apply to CREAM!!

  • Want to get experience with dairy cows?
  • Want to learn the responsibility to take care of a herd?
  • Want to have a unique skill to put on a vet school application?
  • For more info, check out the CREAM website.
  • Knowledge for a lifetime
  • Courses in animal physiology, disease, management, reproduction, nutrition and genetics
  • Experiential learning using economically important species to the diversified small farm
  • Preparation for careers in farm ownership, management, marketing, agribusiness, finance, manufacturing, public relations, extension, consulting or graduate school