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We explore how herd composition and management factors correlate with frequencies of social interactions in horse groups. Since the welfare of horses correlates with low aggression levels and social contact opportunities, information of this kind is important. The data are a collection of records...

Author(s)
Sigurjónsdóttir, H.; Haraldsson, H.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Animals, 2019, 9, 1, pp 14
Abstract

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
Abstract

Horses are social equids that form stable groups allowing them to develop long-lasting relationships. However, the great majority of breeders and riders still favour single housing where horses are confined and socially deprived. Stallions are usually the most socially isolated because of their...

Author(s)
Briard, L.; Petit, O.
Publisher
Institut Français du Cheval et de l'Équitation, Le Pin au Haras, France
Citation
40ème journée de la recherche équine. Actes de colloque, epidémiologie et pathologie, Paris, France, 18 March 2014, 2014, pp 137-140
Abstract

These proceeding presents papers submitted at the 3rd International Conference of Veterinary Medicine of the Collective, held in Federal University of Parana, Curitiba, Brazil, last 23 to 25 November 2012. Topics of papers focused on the behaviour, health and diseases, population and reproduction,...

Publisher
Universidade Federal do Paraná, UFPR, Curitiba, Brazil
Citation
Archives of Veterinary Science, 2012, 17, 4, Suplemento, pp 1-57
Abstract

This article describes the characteristics of individual and group housing of horses based on the age, sex, health and behavioural requirements.

Author(s)
Zeitler-Feicht, M. H.
Publisher
Schlütersche Verlagsgesellschaft GmbH & Co. KG, Hannover, Germany
Citation
Pferdefokus, 2012, 3, 4, pp 21...29
Abstract

This study aimed at determining the effect of the increase of foraging opportunities on the behaviour and welfare of breeding mares housed in individual boxes but allowed outside 6 h a day in a bare paddock. One hundred Arab breeding mares were divided into two groups of 50 according to the...

Author(s)
Benhajali, H.; Richard-Yris, M. A.; Ezzaouia, M.; Charfi, F.; Hausberger, M.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Animal, 2009, 3, 9, pp 1308-1312
Abstract

In this study the circumstances of horse husbandry in a region of Western Germany were gathered under aspects of animal welfare. For this reason a questionnaire based on recommendations and guidelines was created. Within the study 83 horse-keeping farms and 1580 horses were recorded. Results:...

Author(s)
Nover, M.
Publisher
Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Status quo der Haltung von Pferden in einer Region Westdeutschlands unter Aspekten des Tierwohlbefindens, 2013, pp xxiii + 128 pp.

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