Food Animal

WVC 90th Annual Conference

(FA58) Pregnancy Diagnosis in Livestock

Tuesday, March 6
3:00 PM - 3:50 PM
MBCC, Palm C, Level 3

CE Credits: 1

This will compare and contrast different techniques of pregnancy diagnosis in cattle, sheep and goats, including physical diagnosis, ultrasonography and biochemical blood-based testing. Discussion of the benefits and opportunities pregnancy diagnosis allows for animal management and veterinary interventions. 

Bret McNabb

Assistant Professor
University of California, Davis

Dr. Bret McNabb graduated from the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine in 2007, where he focused on large animal medicine. After graduation, he practiced in western Montana in a mixed large animal practice comprised of mostly beef cattle and equine work. He returned to UC Davis in 2009, and completed a residency in Livestock Herd Health and Reproduction, as well a Masters in Preventative Veterinary Medicine. Dr. McNabb became a board-certified Diplomate of the American College of Theriogenologists in 2012, and a board-certified Diplomate of the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (Food Animal Practice) in 2016. Dr. McNabb is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Livestock Reproduction, and currently serves as the chief of the UC Davis Livestock Herd Health and Reproduction Service.


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