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This paper presents guidelines on determining the basic needs of horses and factors to consider in assuring the health and welfare of domesticated as well as free range horses.

Author(s)
Hausberger, M.
Publisher
NÉVA Europarc, Créteil, France
Citation
Le Nouveau Praticien Vétérinaire - Équine, 2018, 12, 46, pp 21-24
CABI Book Info
Cover for Farm animal behaviour: characteristics for assessment of health and welfare.

The second edition of this book contains 12 chapters that describe the domestication, behaviour, physiology, health, welfare, housing and handling of horses, pigs, rabbits, cattle, sheep, goats, fowls, turkeys, geese, ducks, deer and ratites.

Author(s)
Ekesbo, I.; Gunnarsson, S.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786391391)
Type
Book
Abstract

Author(s)
Baumgartner, M.; Frank, V.; Gandorfer, J.; Ramoser, A.; Seiler, S.; Zeitler-Feicht, M. H.
Publisher
Hans Eisenmann-Zentrum für Agrarwissenschaften der TU München, München, Germany
Citation
1st HEZagrar PhD Symposium April 21, 2015, Germany. Proceedings, 2015, pp 11-14
AbstractFull Text

The man's domestication of horses limited his living space. It disabled their natural movements and characteristic behaviour. The horse's senses are well developed. Horses hear louder and see better than humans and most of domestic animals. With movements of their body horses communicate with the...

Author(s)
Mišanec, P.; Baban, M.; Antunović, B.; Mijić, P.
Publisher
University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
50th Croatian & 10th International Symposium on Agriculture, 16-20 February 2015, Opatija, Croatia. Proceedings, 2015, pp 410-413
Abstract

Box housing remains predominant in horse industry despite of the spatial and social restrictions it causes to the horse, leading to the emergence of abnormal behaviours such as stereotypies, which can arise very soon after the first box housing. In the present study, we have investigated the impact ...

Author(s)
Benhajali, H.; Lunel, C.; Kalloufi, A.; Gautier, E.; Ezzaouia, M.; Bensaid, S.; Hausberger, M.
Publisher
Institut Francais du Cheval et de l'équitation, Le Pin au Haras, France
Citation
Équi-meeting Infrastructures, Horas national du Lion d'Angers, France, 6-7 October 2014. Proceedings, 2014, pp 3-7
Abstract

Author(s)
Butterworth, J.
Publisher
BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
Veterinary Record, 2014, 174, 12, pp 308
Abstract

This study was undertaken to investigate factors associated with stereotypic behavior in stabled horses in Iran. We evaluated sex, age, breed, color, frequency of feeding in the day, social contact with other horses during stabling, and the design of stable. We divided the stable design into two...

Author(s)
Dezfouli, M. M.; Tavanaeimanesh, H.; Naghadeh, B. D.; Bokaei, S.; Corley, K.
Publisher
Springer Science + Business Media, London, UK
Citation
Comparative Clinical Pathology, 2014, 23, 5, pp 1651-1657
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Horses (<i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Equus caballus</i>).

This chapter covers horse domestication, changes in the animals and their environment, management, behaviour and welfare. Focus is given on innate or learned behaviour and different types of social behaviour. Some of the normal physiological frequency values of interest at clinical examination are...

Author(s)
Ekesbo, I.
ISBN
2011 CABI (H ISBN 9781845937706)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for The behaviour and welfare of the horse.

The second edition of this book contains 16 chapters that discuss the development and neurophysiology of horse behaviour, physical activities such as eating and drinking, grooming and comfort behaviour, gait, movement, territoriality, rest, reproductive behaviour, maternal and human care of foals,...

Author(s)
Fraser, A.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936280)
Type
Book
CABI Book Info
Cover for The ethology of domestic animals: an introductory text, modular texts.

This book contains 16 chapters that are divided into 2 main parts. The first part discusses the study and applications of animal behaviour; the genetic and physiological aspects of behaviour; the evolution of behaviour; the effects of domestication on animal behaviour; motivation and organization...

Author(s)
Jensen, P.
ISBN
2009 CABI (H ISBN 9781845935368)
Type
Book

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