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Cover for Evacuation and rescue welfare.

This chapter outlines horse behaviour and welfare characteristics applicable to safer Technical Large Animal Emergency Rescue (TLAER), including capture, restraint, transport/evacuation and technical rescue.

Author(s)
Husted, R.
ISBN
2022 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242102)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Humane control, training and husbandry.

This chapter highlights the welfare aspects of handling, training, and restraining horses.

Author(s)
Riley, C. B.
ISBN
2022 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242102)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Undesirable behaviour and stress.

This chapter outlines some of the abnormal and undesirable behaviours in horses and how to make adaptive responses that considers the welfare of the animal.

Author(s)
Pearson, G.; Waran, N. K.; Fraser, A. F.
ISBN
2022 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242102)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Development and social behaviour.

This chapter describes the development of normal physical activity, social behaviour and welfare of foals and adult horses.

Author(s)
Waran, N. K.; Pearson, G.; Fraser, A. F.
ISBN
2022 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242102)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Foal function and welfare.

This chapter describes the health and welfare challenges of foals immediately after birth and during the first few months of life, and the behavioural norms of the developing foal. Emphasis is placed on the physical welfare associated with the more common health challenges. Sensitivity to...

Author(s)
Riley, C. B.
ISBN
2022 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242102)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Mare and foal dynamics.

This chapter describes the reproductive physiology, the normal and abnormal behaviour of mares and the welfare implications to mares and foals.

Author(s)
Gee, E. K.
ISBN
2022 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242102)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Reproduction and breeding.

This chapter describes the reproductive physiology, behaviour, disorders and technologies in horses, including semen collection, artificial insemination, cloning, embryo transfer, mating behaviour, fertility and abnormal behaviour in mares and stallions.

Author(s)
Gee, E. K.
ISBN
2022 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242102)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Equine transport.

This chapter reviews the recent advances regarding the behavioural, physical, physiological and welfare effects of transport in horses.

Author(s)
Padalino, B.; Riley, C. B.
ISBN
2022 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242102)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Spatial factors.

This chapter describes the territoriality behaviour (home range and core home range, home range estimates, pastures and stabling and stall environment), spatiality, welfare and spacing (spatial needs and implications for management and sport) of horses.

Author(s)
Rogers, C. W.
ISBN
2022 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242102)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Kinetic behaviour and athletic performance.

The horse has evolved as a cursorial herbivore. As such, much of its behaviour and physiology had adapted to be capable of large periods of low level activity such as walking and browsing interspersed with short bouts of high speed activity. These evolutionary adpatations have suited the horse...

Author(s)
Rogers, C. W.
ISBN
2022 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242102)
Type
Book chapter

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