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This article describes the 2019 breeding programme for the endangered Jutland Horse in Denmark.

Author(s)
Nielsen, H. M.; Kargo, M.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Acta Agriculturæ Scandinavica. Section A, Animal Science, 2020, 69, 1/2, pp 127-130
Abstract

This article describes the different types of mating and selective breeding systems in horses.

Author(s)
Bailey, E.; Brooks, S. A.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Horse genetics, 2020, Ed.3, pp 197-207
Abstract

This chapter describes the role of genetics on disease resistance and susceptibility, inbreeding, genetic diversity and other complex traits in horses.

Author(s)
Bailey, E.; Brooks, S. A.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Horse genetics, 2020, Ed.3, pp 216-218
Abstract

The current role of the horse as a companion animal resulted in a decrease of interest in breeding and usage of draft horses. This meant that the population of cold-blooded horses in Poland has been dramatically reduced during the last decades. To avoid impoverishment of the gene pool of the local...

Author(s)
Gurgul, A.; Jasielczuk, I.; Semik-Gurgul, E.; Pawlina-Tyszko, K.; Szmatola, T.; Polak, G.; Bugno-Poniewierska, M.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Animals, 2020, 10, 3,
Abstract

The paper presents the results of research of morphological structure of breeding horses of the Russian heavy draft breed of Vologda stud. According to the Institute of horse breeding standards measurements of Russian heavy draft horses are: stallions: 153,4-166,8-205,2-22,4 see; indices...

Author(s)
Demin, V. A.; Tsyganok, I. B.
Publisher
Redaktsiya zhurnala Zootekhniya, Moscow, Russia
Citation
Zootekhniya, 2020, 1, pp 15-18
Abstract

The Maremmano horse is considered one of the most important Italian warmblood breeds which originated from an ancient population. In 1980, the National Association of Maremmano Breeders established the first Studbook that recorded 440 dams and four sire founders. In this study, we selected the most ...

Author(s)
Giontella, A.; Cardinali, I.; Lancioni, H.; Giovannini, S.; Pieramati, C.; Silvestrelli, M.; Sarti, F. M.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Animals, 2020, 10, 5,
Abstract

This third edition provides basic information on genetics in an easy-to-understand format. As before, the book includes introductory chapters on basic genetics that review terminology and fundamental concepts. At the same time, the text contains very specific information about the DNA variants...

Author(s)
Bailey, E.; Brooks, S. A.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Horse genetics, 2020, Ed.3, pp xi + 227 pp.
Abstract

This chapter presents a brief description of a few breeds of horses that will be mentioned in subsequent chapters. The descriptions includes population, landrace, related groups of horses, the relationship of the breeds to each other and the level of selection applied by breeders. Among the breeds...

Author(s)
Bailey, E.; Brooks, S. A.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Horse genetics, 2020, Ed.3, pp 1-6
Abstract

The nomenclature for white spotting in horses varies from region to region, influenced by the language and patterns in local horse breeds. Overo ("bird's egg pattern") is the term used in South America for a pattern that is often called sabino in North America. In the British Isles, terms are less...

Author(s)
Bailey, E.; Brooks, S. A.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Horse genetics, 2020, Ed.3, pp 109-119
Abstract

This chapter describes the breeding of horses with specific coat colours and patterns and their genetic characteristics.

Author(s)
Bailey, E.; Brooks, S. A.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
Horse genetics, 2020, Ed.3, pp 135-139

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