Horses

Improving the Welfare of Horses through the use of Non-traditional Training Methods

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

The 'Happy Equine Athlete': How the Science of Equitation seeks to Improve 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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Examines training methods used in equitation, especially those using pressure, and how they impact on the welfare of horses.

The welfare of working horses in developing countries

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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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.

A review of recent studies into the effect of 'Rollkür' on the wellbeing of competition horses

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

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