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Cover for Introduction.

The different concepts and terminologies involved in the study of horse behaviour, health and welfare are described.

Author(s)
Fraser, A.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936280)
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 Chapter Info
Cover for Development of equine behaviour.

This chapter describes the specific behavioural development and characteristics of horses as a species, including learning, responses to stimuli, behaviour appraisal methods and welfare.

Author(s)
Fraser, A.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936280)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Sensory faculties and behavioural roots.

The senses of vision, hearing, smell, taste and touch of horses and their relationship with behaviour and welfare aspects are presented.

Author(s)
Fraser, A.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936280)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Neural substrate.

The neurophysiological mechanism underlying the behaviour responses of horses is described.

Author(s)
Fraser, A.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936280)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Behavioural homeostasis.

This chapter discusses the concept of horse behavioural activities in order to maintain physiological homeostasis.

Author(s)
Fraser, A.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936280)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Eating, drinking and ingestive welfare.

The physiological processes of eating and drinking in horses and horse feeding management to meet nutrient requirements and subsequently welfare are presented.

Author(s)
Fraser, A.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936280)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Body care and evacuation.

This chapter describes the various behavioural activities that horses perform for physical comfort, hygiene and thermoregulation.

Author(s)
Fraser, A.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936280)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Kinetic behaviour and racing.

The kinematics of the different types of gait, racing behaviour and exercise requirements in horses are described.

Author(s)
Fraser, A.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936280)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Spatial factors.

This chapter describes the space use and requirements and construction of suitable environments and housing for horses.

Author(s)
Fraser, A.
ISBN
2010 CABI (H ISBN 9781845936280)
Type
Book chapter