Horses

Improved Training Methods are Necessary to Improve the Welfare of the Ridden Horse

Author
Cox, Lauren
Published
2009
vein Essay ID
3132
Essay Description
Examines current horse training methods, with the emphasis on animal welfare. Discusses the importance of positive reinforcement in training schedules.
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Examines current horse training methods, with the emphasis on animal welfare. Discusses the importance of positive reinforcement in training schedules.

Recent Developments in Research Exploring the Influence of Conspecifics on the Behaviour of Stabled Horses

Author
Gregory, Katherine
Published
2009
vein Essay ID
3129
Essay Description
Examines how the presence of other horses can influence stereotypical behaviour in stabled horses

Examines how the presence of other horses can influence stereotypical behaviour in stabled horses

Establishing a human-foal bond: resultant behaviour modification, stress reduction and improved welfare of horses

Author
Harvey, Pru
Published
2005
vein Essay ID
3099
Essay Description
Demonstrates by three studies that neonatal handling can improve welfare in horses and lower stress.
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Demonstrates by three studies that neonatal handling can improve welfare in horses and lower stress.