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By Jane Myers,Stuart Myers

A horse is a horse – in fact. Horse behaviour defined or What you really want to grasp approximately horses so you are not making mistakes.

Understanding horse behaviour is a crucial a part of taking good care of horses effectively. it's very effortless to persuade your self that your horse is content material to do all the issues that you just take pleasure in, yet a greater process is to appreciate that your horse sees the area particularly another way to you, in the end, you're a primate (hunter/gatherer) and your horse is a really huge furry herbivore! So it is not unbelievable that you simply either have a really various view of the world.
We suggest that if unsure take every thing 'back to fundamentals' and examine what a horse has developed to be. This publication describes horse behaviour in either the wild 'natural' atmosphere and within the household surroundings. It then appears at how one can decrease tension within the family horse via knowing and acknowledging their actual wishes, leading to a extra 'well-adjusted', content material and thriving animal.

This ebook is written by way of those who find themselves equine pros (who paintings complete time within the horse as specialists worldwide), and feature decades of functional adventure (owning, education, training, public talking, competing etc.) in addition to educational adventure (research and Masters measure (MSc Equine)). so that you could be certain you're getting high quality details. This e-book is written in a mode that any horse individual can comprehend - from entire newbie to very experienced!

Equiculture teaches humans approximately in charge horse possession and a few of the duties of being a horse individual comprise figuring out what's relatively very important to horses, what makes them thrive, what reduces pressure and what constitutes stable welfare practices.

This booklet is a concise (but no longer too short!) examine the topic so you might study very important proof approximately horses. if you have a better knowing of what horses rather are and very want you could deal with them greater and extra successfully in order that they remain fit and are a excitement to be round. Do your horse a favour and skim this book!

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Contents

What horses are …
What horses aren't …
Horse behaviour and ‘lifestyle’
Natural residing horses
Domestic horses
Communication
Vocalisations and different noises
Body language
Intelligence and studying ability
Training effects
Time-budgets of horses
Time spent grazing
Time spent sleeping
Time spent loafing
Herd and social behaviour
Grazing and feeding behaviour
Paddock/field behaviour
Dunging behaviour
Sexual differences
Individual differences
Abnormal horse behaviour
Improving the 'lifestyle' of family horses
Introducing a brand new horse to a longtime herd
Bibliography and extra reading

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