The course contents concern: Fundamentals of Hygiene in intensive and extensive farming, in the different animal species with different productive aptitude; Good Farming Practices and European legislation in force of reference; Main causes of technopathies in animals of zootechnical interest and prevention (animals in phase of: growth, reproduction, production). The concept of Animal Welfare and indicators that can be assessed in the field, European legislation of reference. Prevention strategies and mechanisms of host response to etiological agents:
- stress response;
- Prevention of disorders: acid-base balance, thermoregulation, trophic;
- prevention of the spread of infectious, infectious and zoonotic diseases.