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Play is an important element of the young Mammal's life and is integral part of its behavioural development. Studies performed on different species show that its decrease or disappearance at a young age is a potential indicator of poor welfare, or can be a consequence of attachment problems to the...

Hausberger, M.; Fureix, C.; Bourjade, M.; Swessel-Robert, S.; Richard, M. A.
Les Haras Nationaux, Le Pin au Haras, France
36e Journée de la recherche équine, Le Pin au Haras, France, jeudi 4 mars 2010, 2010, pp 123-131