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CABI Animal Welfare Symposium - 'The Human Animal Bond' 21 June 2017, Royal Veterinary College, London, UK

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Equitation encompasses a range of activities in which horses interact closely with humans. The need to ensure both horse management and equitation practice is ethical and sustainable is becoming emphasized globally. Robust and rigorous measurement is critical to objective assessment of practice....

Author(s)
Randle, H.; Steenbergen, M.; Roberts, K.; Hemmings, A.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 2017, 190, pp 57-73
Abstract

Reasons for performing study: Colic is an important health problem in managed horse populations. Currently, there is limited information about colic prevalence and risk factors for colic in working horse populations. Objectives: To determine the prevalence of, and risk factors for, colic in a...

Author(s)
Salem, S. E.; Scantlebury, C. E.; Ezzat, E.; Abdelaal, A. M.; Archer, D. C.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Equine Veterinary Journal, 2017, 49, 2, pp 201-206
Abstract

The management of free-range poultry also includes the protection of a poultry flock against wild animals; therefore, guard animals are being used more and more frequently (especially alpaca, dog donkey, goat, horse, sheep and llama). The commercial poultry flock and the guard animals share the...

Author(s)
Hirsch, N.; Knubben, J.
Publisher
Schlütersche Verlagsgesellschaft GmbH & Co. KG, Hannover, Germany
Citation
Praktische Tierarzt, 2017, 98, 5, pp 480...492
Abstract

An 8-year-old Warmblood gelding was referred for evaluation of headshaking to the Clinic for Horses, University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover. Based on clinical signs and computed tomography - as well as magnetic resonance imaging - findings, otitis media was diagnosed. Medical treatment...

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Uhlendorf, F.; Hellige, M.; Cavalleri, J. V. M.; Feige, K.; Ohnesorge, B.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Equine Veterinary Education, 2017, 29, 2, pp 82-86
Abstract

Horses with degenerative joint disease (DJD) of the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) have been reported infrequently, with the majority of cases describing the disease as a consequence of an earlier traumatic event. A case of clinically significant TMJ-DJD due to a nontraumatic event has not been...

Author(s)
Smyth, T.; Allen, A. L.; Carmalt, J. L.
Publisher
Wiley, Oxford, UK
Citation
Equine Veterinary Education, 2017, 29, 2, pp 72-77
Abstract

Concentrated feed diets have been shown to drastically increase the rate of the cribbing, an oral stereotypy in horses, but the specific component causing the rise has not been identified. Furthermore, the mechanism through which feed affects cribbing has not been explored. In the first experiment...

Author(s)
Albright, J.; Sun XiaoCun; Houpt, K.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 2017, 189, pp 36-40
Abstract

Idiopathic headshaking is a frustrating condition to manage. Affected horses are believed to experience facial pain caused by a hypersensitivity of the trigeminal nerve, hence the term trigeminal-mediated headshaking has been proposed. Headshaking is characterised by a sharp, usually vertical,...

Author(s)
Naylor, R. J.
Publisher
MA Healthcare Limited, London, UK
Citation
Livestock, 2017, 22, 2, pp 102-104
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This study aimed to determine the prevalence of classic stereotypies in thoroughbred race horses at the Hipódromo Chile (Chile) and the influence of gender and age. All population of thoroughbred racing horses resident at the Hipódromo Chile was studied (n=565). Direct observation determined the...

Author(s)
Alonzo, L. M.; Leal, J. C.; Luengo, M. B.
Publisher
Universidad de la Salle, Bogota, Colombia
Citation
Revista de Medicina Veterinaria, 2017, No.33, pp 51-57
Abstract

In horses, a number of parameters (stereotypies, aggressive responses toward humans) appear to be reliable indicators of a bad welfare state. However, these indicators give us only very partial information on how horses perceive the situation. Several studies in human psychology report that chronic ...

Author(s)
Henry, S.; Bateson, M.; Fureix, C.; Hausberger, M.
Publisher
Institut Français du Cheval et de l'Équitation, Le Pin au Haras, France
Citation
42ème journée de la recherche équine. Actes de colloques, jeudi 17 mars 2016, Paris, France, 2016, pp 95-104
Abstract

Cribbing is an oral stereotypy, tends to develop in captive animals as a means to cope with stress, and may be indicative of reduced welfare. Highly energetic diets ingested in a short time are one of the most relevant risk factors for the development of cribbing. The aim of this study was to...

Author(s)
Mazzola, S.; Palestrini, C.; Cannas, S.; Fè, E.; Bagnato, G. L.; Vigo, D.; Frank, D.; Minero, M.
Publisher
Hindawi Publishing Corporation, New York, USA
Citation
Veterinary Medicine International, 2016, 2016, pp Article ID 4698602

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