Department of Animal Sciences


The WSU Department of Animal Sciences will be preeminent in research and discovery, teaching and engagement.


The Mission of the Animal Sciences Department is to advance knowledge through research, innovation, and creativity across a wide range of academic disciplines; to extend knowledge through innovative educational programs to students, emerging scholars, fellow scientists, and stakeholders; and to apply animal science knowledge, thus improving the quality of life for people and animals and enhancing local and global economies.


  • Teamwork
  • Creativity & Innovation
  • Commitment
  • Integrity & Trust
  • Respect
  • Diversity
  • Quality & Achievement
  • Fun

Latest News & Announcements

ASGSA Apparel Fundraiser

Thank you for your willingness to support ASGSA though your purchase of a tee or sweatshirt and other donations. It is appreciated. However, as you may have noticed the ASGSA […]

Unleashing Dog Genomics Research Study

Do you have a German Shepherd? If you have a German Shepherd, you are invited to participate in a study looking into anxiety and possible genetic connections. Participation in this […]