Type
Crossword
Description

Fully grown female cow cow
Castrated cow steer
Young female cow heifer
Young male cow calf
An uncastrated male sheep ram
A female sheep Ewe
A young sheep Lamb
The male of an antlerd animal Buck
A female deer doe
Young goat kid
Adult female swine sow
Male pig boar
Casterated male pig barrow
Hoofed mammal with sparse bristly hair and a flat snout pig
Young pig gilt
An uncasteraed cow bull
A male casterated sheep wether
Uncasterated male horse Stallion
Castrated male horse Gelding
Female horse over the age of three mare
A female horse under the age of 4 filly
A male horse under the age of 4 colt
A horse under the age of 1 foal
Raising birds such as chickens, turkeys, ducks, and geese Poultry
A female bird hen
A male bird rooster
A casterated bird capon
A type a bird used for eegs or/and meet chicken
A young bird chick

LIVESTOCK TERMS Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

An un-castrated male cow Bull
A young cow Calf
A young female cow Heifer
Castrated male cow Steer
A young goat Kid
A castrated male goat Wether
A female goat Nanny
A sexually mature male goat Billy
A young, castrated male pig Barrow
A sexually mature male pig Boar
A young female pig Gilt
A mature pig(120+ Lbs Hog
A young pig Piglet
a mature female pig sow
A female sheep Ewe
A sheep less than one year of age Lamb
A male sheep Ram
A male horse under the age of four Colt
A female horse under the age of four Filly
An adult male horse Stallion
An adult female horse Mare

Livestock Terminology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Another term for cattle Bovine
mature female bovine Cow
Mature male cattle bull
baby bovine calf
female bovine that has not had offspring heifer
castrated male cattle steer
meat from baby bovine veal
another term for goats caprine
mature female goat doe
mature male goat buck
Offspring of a goat kid
castrated male goat/sheep wether
another term for horses equine
mature female horse mare
male horse still intact stallion
baby horse (can be male or female) foal
baby female horse filly
baby male horse colt
castrated male horse gelding
mature female pig sow
mature male swine boar
baby swine piglet
female pig that has not had offspring gilt
castrated male pig barrow
meat from pigs is called pork
Another term for sheep Ovine
mature female ovine ewe
mature male ovine ram
baby sheep lamb
meat from mature sheep mutton
meat from cattle beef

Ag Terminology - Final Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a baby goat, regardless of gender kid
a castrated male goat wether
a mature male goat buck
a mature female goat doe
a mature male sheep ram
a mature female sheep ewe
lacking horns polled
baby horse of either gender or unknown gender foal
male baby horse colt
female baby horse filly
intact male horse stallion
mature female horse mare
a female pig which has not yet produced a litter gilt
A female pig which has produced a litter sow
mature male pig boar
castrated male pig barrow
young pig piglet
plants that produce a flower forbs
the act of grazing herbivory
allowing livestock to stay in a pasture too long overgrazing
soil getting harder compaction
An immature female that has not started to lay eggs pullet

Livestock Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

an adult female swine sows
a young pig. piglet
an uncastrated domestic male pig boar
A young female swine, generally under 12 months of age, who has not yet farrowed. gilt
a litter of pigs. farrow
a penning system which has an area for the sow and areas for the pigs farrowing crates
the intentional removal of part of an animal's tail or, sometimes, ears. dock
done on new born baby pigs for the purpose of identification. ear notching
a mmethod of supplementing the diet of young livestock, primarily in beef calves creep feed
a person who tends and rears sheep. shepherd
the fine soft curly or wavy hair forming the coat of a sheep wool
a young sheep. lamb
the flesh of sheep, especially mature sheep, used as food. mutton
a female sheep. ewe
an uncastrated male sheep. ram
the birth of lambs on a farm. lambing
cut the wool off (a sheep or other animal). shearing
the long, silky hair of the angora goat. mohair
the flesh of goats as food; goat meat. chevon
Lactation describes the secretion of milk from the mammary glands and the period of time that a mother lactates to feed her young lactation period
young goats kids

Animal Science Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Most important feeding item(nutrient) water
latin name for sheep ovine
female sex hormone estrogen
producing milf after a calf is born freshening
70% of calcium in U.S. foods comes from this dairy
a common milk product yogurt
male sex hormone testosterone
latin name for horse equine
castrated male horse gelding
ewe female with lambs
intact male ram
neutered male steer
4 compartmental stomach Ruminant system
foundation for feed (cattle) forage
young female and male in poulty pullet
castrated male in poultry capon
female before calving heifer
newborn pig piglet
male pig that has been casturated barrow
giving birth(swine) farrowing
used to identify each animal and the litter it's from ear notches
meat from swine pork
male swine boar
intact male billy/buck
young female goat doeling
mature male (+4 years) stallion

Livestock Terms Worksheet

Type
Matching Worksheet
Description

Barrow Castrated male swine
Boar Male swine
Bull Male cattle
Calf Newborn cattle
Capon Castrated male chicken
Calving Cattle giving birth
Chicks Newborn chicken
Cockerel Young male chicken
Colt Young male horse
Cow Mature female cattle
Ewe Female sheep
Farrowing Swine giving birth
Filly Young female horse
Foal Newborn horse
Foaling Horse giving birth
Gelding Castrated male horse
Gilt Young female swine
Heifer Young female cattle
Hen Mature female chicken
Lamb Newborn sheep
Lambing Sheep giving birth
Laying Chicken giving birth
Mare Mature female horse
Piglet Newborn swine
Pullet Young female chicken
Ram Male sheep

Basic Livestock Terminology Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Capon
Mutton
Cabrito
Pork
Beef
Kidding
Lambing
Foaling
Farrowing
Calving
Flock
Drove
Herd
Poult
Foal
Piglet
Calf
Barrow
Steer
Wether
Pullet
Filly
Heifer
Gilt
Colt
Doe
Ewe
Hen
Mare
Sow
Cow
Stallion
Boar
Bull
Buck
Rooster
Ram
Caprine
Ovine
Equine
Porcine
Bovine

Livestock Terminology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What is the name of a mature female in the cattle industry? Cow
What is the name of an immature female in the cattle industry? Heifer
What is the name of a mature male in the cattle industry? Bull
What is the name of a castrated male in the cattle industry? Steer
What is the name of the offspring in the cattle industry? Calf
What is the name of the mature female in the swine industry? Sow
What is the name of the young female in the swine industry? Gilt
What is the name of the mature male in the swine industry? Boar
What is the name of the castrated male in the swine industry? Barrow
What is the name of the agricultural product that we get from swine? Pork
What is the name of the mature female in the sheep industry? Ewe
What is the immature female in the sheep industry called? ewelamb
What are the offspring in the swine industry called? piglet
What is the castrated male sheep and goat? wether
What is the name of the mature male in the sheep industry? Ram
What is the mature female in the goat industry? Doe
What is the young female in the goat industry called? doekid
What is the name of the mature male in the goat industry? buck
What is the name of the mature male in the poultry industry? rooster
What is the name of the mature female in the poultry industry? Hen
What is the name of the young female in the poultry industry? pullet
What is the 3 letter word agricultural product that we get from poultry? egg
What are the offspring in the poultry industry called? chick
What are the castrated male poultry called? capon
What agricultural product do we get from the goat industry? chevon
What are the offspring called in the sheep industry? lamb
What are the offspring called in the goat industry? kid

Basic Animal Science Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

BARROW
BOAR
BOS TAURUS
BOVINE
BULL
BULLOCK
CALF
CALVING
CATTLE
COLT
COW
EWE
EWE LAMB
FARROWING
FLOCK
FOAL
FOALING
GELDING
GILT
HEIFER
HERD
HINNY
HORSE
LAMB
LAMB
LAMBING
MARE
PIG
PORCINE
RAM
SHEEP
SOW
STALLION
STEER
STUD
SWINE
WETHER

Livestock Terminology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Male bovine of any age that has not been castrated Bull
A male bovine animal that was castrated before reaching maturity Cow Steer
Female bovine that has had one or more calves Cow
Female bovine that has not had a calf Heifer
Male swine that has not been castrated Boar
Male swine castrated while young Barrow
Older female swine that has farrowed or shows signs of pregnancy Sow
Young female swine that has not farrowed Gilt
Male sheep or lamb that has not been castrated Ram
Male sheep or goat that has been castrated before reaching maturity Wether
Female sheep or lamb Ewe
Mature male horse four years of age or older Stallion
Male horse that has been castrated Gelding
Male horse less than three years of age Colt
Mature female horse four years of age or older Mare
Female horse under three years of age Filly
Young horse, donkey or mule of either gender up to one year of age Foal
Male domestic poultry Rooster
Female domestic poultry Hen
Male chicken that has been surgically castrated Capon
Newly hatched very young chicken Chick
Chicken that is six to 13 weeks of age used for meat production Broiler
Young domestic hen usually less than one year old Pullet
Birthing process of poultry Hatching