School of Engineering

The School of Engineering at Guelph is unique! Each of our majors integrates elements of traditional engineering disciplines and draws on the strengths of our impressive faculty and research experience. This foundation combined with practical design-based learning gives you the tools to envision new and effective solutions to issues in our world and bring them […]

Arkell Research Station

  At the Arkell Poultry Research Station, modern alternative housing for pullets and layers includes the latest developments in non-caged and enriched caging systems. The hatchery has the capacity to incubate over 30,000 chicken and turkey eggs, and hatch 10,000 eggs. The facilities have capacity to house approximately 10,000 birds.       Arkell Facility […]

Animal Isolation Unit

The Animal Isolation Unit is a limited access building designed for BSL 2 research with infectious agents on a full spectrum of animals up to a maximum of 250kg. Animal Isolation Unit StaffMichael Brunt (MSc)  Michael Brunt (MSc) Michael Brunt received a M.Sc. in Applied Ethology and Animal Welfare from the Ontario Veterinary College, University […]

Animal and Poultry Science

The Department of Animal and Poultry Science`s research and teaching programs revolve around the biosciences of importance to animal development and productivity. Our research is organised under three main themes: Sustainable and ethical animal production, care and use The main goals of our research under this theme are to develop technologies and strategies to increase […]

Ontario Agricultural College

  Established in 1874, the OAC is a founding college of the University of Guelph and is recognized as Canada’s largest and most renowned agricultural college.  Encompassing a province-wide network of campuses, field stations and research facilities, OAC is a global leader in education, research and service in agriculture, food, environmental sciences and rural community […]

Clinical Research

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Animal Health Laboratory

The Animal Health Laboratory (AHL) has 17 veterinarians on staff and offers over 1,000 diagnostic tests. Services provided by the AHL include: anatomic pathology, bacteriology/mycoplasmology, clinical pathology. immunology/serology, molecular biology, virology, parasitology, toxicology/soil & nutrient, and surveillance. During the priod of 2008-2011, over 4,000 chicken cases and close to 3,000 turkey cases were submitted to […]


In September 2010, the Department, together with the Animal Health Laboratory, moved into a new state-of-the-art 13,000 square meter building housing well-equipped modern research and diagnostic laboratories. Pathobiology website Pathobiology Equipment

Ontario Veterinary College

The Ontario Veterinary College (founded 1862) was the first college in Canada to offer courses in veterinary medicine. Originally affiliated with the University of Toronto, in 1922 the college was moved to its present day location in Guelph at the corner of College Ave. and Gordon St. on the campus of the Univesity of Guelph.