Beef Cattle
Dogs & Cats
Rabbits & Bison
Camelides & Ratites
Miscellaneous
100

How long is beef cattle gestation?

9 months

100

How many eye lids do dogs have?

3

100

rabbits are considered livestock and fall under USDA regulations for slaughter true or false 

false 

100

true or false camelids are ungulates 

true 

100

cats have an excellent sense of smell with over 200 olefactory cells true or false 

True

200

Beef is the number 2 selling meat in the US True or False?

False 

200

what function do dogs whickers serve?

sense changes in air flow, help navigate around objects

200

Housing for rabbit production is called what?

Rabbitry

200

Ostrich deal with predators by _________________


Running and fleaing from the predator

200

Cats meow to communicate with each other T/F

false 

300

Average beef cattle herd size

40 

300

How long is canine gestation?

about 63 days 

300

Bison meat is most similar to what other type of meat?

beef 

300

Guanaco require water on a daily basis where Vicuna do not require water daily true or false 

false 

300

What can cause beef to be blood shot ?

Rupture of capillaries in lean tissue due to increase blood pressure from extreme stress at time of stun from poor stun, poor stick

400

describe the slaughter process of beef

Animals are transported to processor, time to settle after shipping, maneuvered through holding pens to a chute system, proper handling extremely important, placed into a stun box or conveyor, stunned, immediate exsanguination

400

what do cats have on their muzzle that help to detect changes in air flow and move around objects 

vibrissae

400

why is protecting genetic diversity in bison herds so important

fewer bison than cattle, smaller herds, smaller markets

400

how long is camel gestation?

12-14 months 

400

What are some industry careers available in the cattle industry?

USDA Grader, Inspector, Inspector Vet, welfare auditor, state inspector, marketing, consumer engagement

500

What is post-mortem glycosis ?

Carcass looks dark red due to lactic acid build up

500

Calm, relaxed  cat behavior looks like?

Ears forward, whiskers relaxed

500

How much pasture space is required for Bison?

2-3 acres per cow 

500

Ostrich use their feathers manly for

to show dominance and courtship 

500

4 important factors in puppy management 

  • Suckling and well fed
  • Warm and not cold
  • Clean to protect from disease
  • Mother kept comfortable and clean
  • Mother needs to go outside regularly to go to the bathroom
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