Jonathan R. Townsend, DVM, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Dairy Production Medicine
Director, Extension Programs

Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences

Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine
625 Harrison Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907

Phone: 765.494.0333
Fax: 765.496.2641

Veterinary Medicine Extension | Office of Engagement


2007 - PhD | Purdue University
2000 - Residency | Purdue University
1995 - DVM | Auburn University


Diplomate: American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (Dairy), 2002 (Recertified 2013)

Areas of Interest

Transition cow nutrition
Metabolic diseases of dairy cows
Lameness in dairy cows
Milk quality
Dairy management
Veterinary education

Selected Publications

View Dr. Townsend's publications on PubMed, a service provided by the National Library of Medicine.

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