Horses

Influence of housing on young horse behaviour, development and subsequent welfare

There are many factors that cause behavioural problems in horses, housing is a major one.

Author: 
Bryan, Michaela
Published: 
2003
vein Essay ID: 
3060
Essay Description: 
There are many factors that cause behavioural problems in horses, housing is a major one.
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The 'Happy Equine Athlete': How the Science of Equitation seeks to Improve the Welfare of Horses

Examines training methods used in equitation, especially those using pressure, and how they impact on the welfare of horses.

Author: 
Bailey, Claire
Published: 
2008
vein Essay ID: 
3048
Essay Description: 
Examines training methods used in equitation, especially those using pressure, and how they impact on the welfare of horses.
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Improving the Welfare of Horses through the use of Non-traditional Training Methods

Examines how horses learn, and how we can use this information to enhance training methods to improve horse welfare.

Author: 
Gibson, Danielle
Published: 
2008
vein Essay ID: 
3051
Essay Description: 
Examines how horses learn, and how we can use this information to enhance training methods to improve horse welfare.
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A review of recent studies into the effect of 'Rollkür' on the wellbeing of competition horses

Animal Welfare Essay: Discusses the practice of Rollkür, used in the training of horses for dressage, and its welfare implications.

Author: 
Dwyer, Susan
Published: 
2007
vein Essay ID: 
2872
Essay Description: 
Animal Welfare Essay: Discusses the practice of Rollkür, used in the training of horses for dressage, and its welfare implications.
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The welfare of working horses in developing countries

Animal Welfare Essay: Looks at the management of such factors as exhaustion, disease and poor body condition in horses working in hot and stressful conditions.

Author: 
Ambler, Verity
Published: 
2007
vein Essay ID: 
2873
Essay Description: 
Animal Welfare Essay: Looks at the management of such factors as exhaustion, disease and poor body condition in horses working in hot and stressful conditions.
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Injury, stress and dehydration - research and regulation in the commercial transport of slaughter horses

Animal welfare essay. Injury, stress and dehydration - research and regulation in the commercial transport of slaughter horses

Author: 
Wright, Anthea
Published: 
2001
vein Essay ID: 
2724
Essay Description: 
Animal welfare essay. Injury, stress and dehydration - research and regulation in the commercial transport of slaughter horses
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Implications of early-life management practices for subsequent behaviour and welfare of foals.

Implications of early-life management practices for subsequent behaviour and welfare of foals.

Author: 
Barnier, Renate
Published: 
2006
vein Essay ID: 
2731
Essay Description: 
Implications of early-life management practices for subsequent behaviour and welfare of foals.
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‘Rollkur’: a Harmless Training Technique or a Threat to Horses’ Welfare?

Animal welfare essays. ‘Rollkur’: a Harmless Training Technique or a Threat to Horses’ Welfare?

Author: 
Cuming, Rosemary
Published: 
2006
vein Essay ID: 
2732
Essay Description: 
Animal welfare essays. ‘Rollkur’: a Harmless Training Technique or a Threat to Horses’ Welfare?
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The effects of early experience on the behaviour and subsequent welfare of horses

Animal welfare essay. The effects of early experience on the behaviour and subsequent welfare of horses

Author: 
Wallace, Elizabeth
Published: 
2004
vein Essay ID: 
2720
Essay Description: 
Animal welfare essay. The effects of early experience on the behaviour and subsequent welfare of horses
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Welfare issues associated with the transport and handling of slaughter horses

Animal welfare essay. Welfare issues associated with the transport and handling of slaughter horses

Author: 
Smith, Jennifer
Published: 
2000
vein Essay ID: 
2710
Essay Description: 
Animal welfare essay. Welfare issues associated with the transport and handling of slaughter horses
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