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Encyclopedia of Veterinary Terms

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d

Dacrocystitis

dacryoadenitis

dacryocystectomy

dacryocystotomy

dairy herd improvement association (dhia)

dairy type

daisy cutter

dam

dapple

data

daughter

daughter cell

deacon

dead mouth

dead weight

deaf ear

deafness

death loss

debarking

debeaker

debeaking

debilitated

debridement

decalcification

decay

deciduous teeth

decubital ulcer

deep

defecation

defect

deferred grazing

defibrillation

deficiency

deflea

deformity

degrease

degree of grazing

dehiscence

dehorn

dehorning clippers

dehydrate

dehydration

delactation

deleterious

delivery

delousing

demiluster

demyelination

dendrites

density

dental calculus

dental caries

dental cup

dental formula

dental pad

dental plaque

denticulate

dentin

dentition

deoxyribonucleic acid (dna)

depauperatum

depot fat

depraved appetite

dermal

dermatitis

dermatologist

dermatology

dermatomycosis

dermatophyte

dermatosis

dermis

descending

determinant growth

deutectomy

dewclaw

dewlap

deworm

dialysis

diaphragm

diarrhea

diastole

dickey

diecious

diestrus

dietary fiber

differentiation

diffusion

digestibility

digestible energy

digestible nutrient

digestible protein

digestive tract

digitigrade

dilate

dilation

diluent

dilute

diluted color

diluted feed

diluters

diopter

diplopia

dipping vat

disbud

disc fenestration

discharge

discriminate breeder

disease control

disease resistant

disinfect

disinfectant

dismount

disorientation

disposition

disqualification

dissect

distal

distal convoluted tubules

distal spots

distention

distichia

distichiasis

distributor

diuresis

diuretic

diverticulitis

diverticulum

dizygotic twins

dobbin

docile

dock

docking

doddie

doe

dogie

dogtrot

dolichocephalic

domesticate

dominance

dominant gene

donation

donkey

dorsal

dorsal plane

dorsal recumbence

dorsoventral projection

dosage

dosage interval

dose

dose syringe

double cross

double mating

double reins

double rigged saddle

downer

downy

draft animal

draining pen

drake

drawing blood

dress out

dress weight

dressage

dressed weight

dressing comb

dressing loss

dressing percent

drinking cup

drive-ins

drop band

droppings

dropsy

drug residue

dry band

dry cow

dry lot

dry matter

dry period

dry picked

dry rendered

drying off

dual purpose

dual use range

duckling

ductless glands

ducts

ductus deferens

dummy

dumpy

dun

dung

dung locks

dunging pattern

duodenum

dura mater

dust

dusting

dwarf

dyschezia

dyscrasia

dysecdysis

dysentery

dysfunction

dyspepsia

dysphagia

dysplasia

dyspnea

dysrhythmia

dystocia

dystrophy

dysuria