Professor: Dr. Darlene Jones
Prerequisites: BIO 101.
Catalog Description: Management of laboratory animals with emphasis on animal biology, breeding, care, health, research use, and animal welfare.
By the end of the semester, students will have gained:
Grades will be based on the following criteria:
Darlene Jones, DVM
Lecturer, Animal Science
University of Rhode Island
Department of Fisheries, Animal and Veterinary Science
25 Woodward Hall
Kingston, RI 02881
Dr. Jones has recently joined the Department of Animal Science as a full-time lecturer. Prior to coming to the University of Rhode Island, Dr. Jones owned a mobile veterinary practice specializing in companion animal medicine. She also instructed various courses in animal anatomy, physiology, parasitology and biology at several local universities. Dr. Jones' veterinary expertise makes her a unique addition to the department.
"This course gives you a lot of hands-on experience with animals. You learn information that can be helpful if you work in a small vet or even for your own pets. Dr. Jones is an amazing professor. Take this class - it is well worth it!" -Sarah