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Dr Kate Griffiths PhD

Lecturer in Pastoral Livestock Health

School of Veterinary Science

A Massey University graduate Kate worked in mixed animal veterinary practice before returning to Massey University in 2015. Currently teaching into the veterinary program with a focus on sheep, beef and deer. Also working on a PhD project; productive longevity and wastage in commercial ewe flocks in New Zealand

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Contact details

  • Ph: 86013
    Location: 2.14, IVABS
    Campus: Turitea


  • Doctor of Philosophy - Massey University (2020)

Research Expertise

Research Interests

Productive longevity and wastage in commercial ewe flocks


21st Century Citizenship

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Agricultural And Veterinary Sciences (070000): Animal Management (070203): Animal Production (070200)


Sheep, wastage, longevity

Research Projects

Summary of Research Projects

Position Current Completed
Project Leader 2 0

Research Outputs

Teaching and Supervision

Teaching Statement

Lecturer Pastoral Livestock

Courses Coordinated

Media and Links


  • 19 Mar 2016 - Online, Magazine
    Udderly fascinatiing study underway at Massey
    Featured in the Rural News magazine. Written by Mark Daniel
  • 18 Oct 2016 - Online, Magazine
    Reducing ewe deaths could save $28m annually
    Featured in the Rural News magazine. Written by Pam Tipa
  • 15 Feb 2015 - Magazine, Online
    War on wastage in ewe flocks
    From Rural News magazine
  • 01 Nov 2016 - Online, Magazine
    New vets with new "i-deers"
    Featured in Deer Industry News magazine
  • 01 Feb 2016 - Magazine, Online
    Diverse Topics on agenda for Limestone Downs open
    Article in Coast & Country farming magazine
  • 01 Dec 2015 - Magazine, Online
    Minimising waste

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