Dr. Lacy D. Sukovaty


Department

Animal Science

Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

Postal mail

Missouri State University
Animal Science
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897

Biography

Dr. Lacy Sukovaty spent seven years in full time clinical mixed animal veterinary practice before becoming a full time animal science faculty in fall of 2015. Her background includes animal health, nutrition, reproduction, surgery, and behavior of livestock and companion animals. She's also involved in the management of a commercial cow/calf operation.


Details

Education

  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, 2008, University of Missouri-Columbia
  • BS, Animal Science, 2004, Missouri State University

Teaching

  • AGS 101 Animal Science
  • AGS 185 Introduction to Companion Animal Science
  • AGS 341 Food Safety
  • AGS 385 Companion Animal Management 1
  • AGS 389 Companion Animals in Society
  • AGS 446 Dairy Production
  • AGS 485 Companion Animal Management 2

Research and professional interests

  • Companion animal medicine and behavior
  • Equine back pain

Other interests

  • American Veterinary Medical Association
  • Missouri Farm Bureau
  • Missouri Veterinary Medical Association
  • National, Missouri, and Polk County Cattlemen’s Association
  • Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons
  • Southwest Missouri Veterinary Medical Association

Area of expertise

Agriculture Animals