Editorial Board Members of IndianCattle

Dr. D. Rangnekar

( M.V.Sc., Ph.D )

Ex-Consultant Bhartiya Agro Industries Foundation and National Dairy Development Board

Specialisation: Animal Nutrition

After completing his M. V. Sc. And Ph. D. in Animal Nutrition from IVRI he worked with large organizations like Amul, Cyanamid India and BAIF. He has also been a consultant to the Indian Council of Scientific Research and National Dairy Development Board, Anand; as well as International organizations like the FAO and the World Bank.

Dr. D. Swarup

( M.V.Sc., Ph.D )

Ex-Director, ICAR- Central Institute for Research on Goats, Makhdoom, Mathura (UP), India

Specialisation: Veterinary Medicine

Having completed his M.V.Sc. and then a Ph.D in Veterinary Medicine, Dr. Swarup has over 3 decades of experience working with the Indian Council of Agricultural Research. He has been member and chairman of various committees of the Central Government and State Governments. He has been editor of Indian journal of Veterinary medicine and is associated with several other prestigious Publications and has been president of the Indian Society of Veterinary Medicine. Recipient of several awards and honours including ICAR- Hariom Ashram Trust Award, Shri Ram Lal Agarwal National Gold Medal.

Dr. A. Samad

( M.V.Sc., Ph.D )

Ex- Dean and Director Maharashtra Animal and Fishery Sciences University

Specialisation: Veterinary Medicine

Dr. Abdul Samad completed M.V.Sc. from Bombay Veterinary College and Ph.D from University of Guelph Canada. Educationist and researcher superannuated as Dean and Director of Instructions Maharashtra Animal & Fishery Sciences University. Currently he is founder Director of Vetware Private Limited and also guiding the portal

Dr. A. Sirothia

( M.V.Sc., Ph.D )

Ex- Professor and Head, Department of Animal Genetics and Breeding, Nagpur Veterinary College

Specialisation: Animal Breeding and Genetics

Dr. Sirothia is a former professor and head of the Department of Animal Genetics and Breeding at Nagpur Veterinary College. He is a well known academician with over 137 research papers to his credit. He was honoured with the Breed Saviour Award by SEVA, NBAGAR, NBA and Honey Bee Network.

Dr. S. Kulkarni

( M.V.Sc., Ph.D )

Ex-Associate Dean, College of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Udgir

Specialisation: Veterinary Physiology and Biochemistry

Dr. Kulkarni has a M.V.Sc. and a Ph.D in Vet. Physiology and Biochemistry, with an additional course in Journalism and Public Communication. He has authored several research papers and manuals, and brings his experience in Climatology and Migration studies to the team.

Dr. K. Shingal

[ M.V.Sc., N.D.B.P. (IVRI), FDA Approved ]

Former Regional Joint Commissioner of Animal Husbandry, Government of Maharashtra State

Specialisation: Microbiology

With an M.V.Sc. and an M.S. in Microbiology, Dr. Shingal held many positions with the Department of Animal Husbandry in Maharashtra, including Deputy Commissioner of Animal Husbandry (Virology) and Regional Joint Commissioner of Animal Husbandry, Latur. Dr. Shingal now runs a very popular blog and YouTube Channel . He is currently Inquiry Officer at government of Maharashtra.

Dr. D. Kale

( M.V.Sc., Ph.D )

Assistant Professor & I/c Head Dept. of Animal Genetics and Breeding, Nagpur Veterinary College

Specialisation: Animal Genetics and Breeding

Dr. Deepak S. Kale has completed his M.V.Sc. & then Ph.D in Animal Genetics & Breeding & PDF in Functional Genomics at CCMB, Hyderabad. Dr. Kale has done pioneering work in Conservation Genomics & Animal Biotechnology. He was awarded Young Scientist Award at National Conference at S. K. Nagar, Gujarat in the year 2004. 

Dr. M. Srivastava

( M.V.Sc., Ph.D )

Assistant Professor & I/c Head Dept. of Veterinary Medicine, College of Veterinary and Animal Science and Animal Husbandry, DUVASU, Mathura

Specialisation: Veterinary medicine

Dr. Srivastava has completed his M.V.Sc. and Ph. D. in Vet. Medicine, Ethics, and Jurisprudence. He is assistant professor at the College of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry, Mathura. He has several research articles and clinical articles to his credit.

Dr. S. Gaikwad

( B.V.Sc. & A.H. )

Extension Officer, Govind Dairy Phaltan

Dr. Gaikwad is an Extension Officer with Govind Dairy, Phaltan, with work on low cost loose housing farms, hydroponic fodder production, and other innovative dairy farming methods. He has been awarded the Best Extension officer award in the year 2013. He brings to the team his experience in the Indian Dairy Industry.

Dr. V. Muley

( M.V.Sc. )

LEAD (Head) Technical Ruminants at Zoetis India Limited, Mumbai

Specialisation: Veterinary medicine

Dr. Muley completed his M.V.Sc. in Veterinary Medicine from the Maharashtra Animal & Fisheries Science University, Nagpur. He was awarded Gold Medal for ranking 1st in the Order of Merit. He is currently LEAD – Technical Ruminants for Zoetis India Ltd. (Formerly Pfizer Animal Health). With over a decade of experience in Animal Health Pharmaceuticals. He brings valuable insights to the IndianCattle team from the Animal Health Industry perspective

Dr. M. Khan

( M.V.Sc. )

Project Manager at IndianCattle

Specialisation: Veterinary Information Technology

He is responsible for the execution of strategy, the blog and quality control of the directory entries, along with coordination between the team members and administration.