Veterinary Drug Handbook (VDH) is the reference veterinarians turn to when they want an independent source of information on the drugs that are used in veterinary medicine today.


Droppings

The feces of an animal...

Dropsy

Swelling throughout an animal's entire body...

Drug residue

Anything left over from a drug in the body of an animal...

Dry band

A band of sheep where there are no lambs...

Dry cow

A cow that no longer gives milk...

Dry lot

An enclosure used to keep livestock to prepare for slaughter, .including fattening...

Dry picked

The dressing of a bird without scalding; bird may have been bled already...

Dry rendered

What is left of animal tissue after it has been steamed until the water evaporated; a method of removing fat...

Lactiferous glands

The term for the glands that are found in the mammary tissue; they aid in the production of milk...

Lactogenic

Anything that is capable of stimulating the production of milk in females...

Lactogenic hormone

A type of hormone that is credited for stimulating the production of milk...

Lactometer

A type of tool that is used to calculate the density of milk...