Understanding Horse Behavior

Your Guide to Horse Health Care and Management

Author: Sue M. McDonnell

Publisher: Eclipse Press

ISBN: 9781581500172

Category: Pets

Page: 99

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Learn how a horse thinks, perceives its environment, develops vices, and learns. You will also learn about bonding among horses and humans, as well as what is appropriate mare and stallion behavior. Dr. McDonnell is known for her scientific approach to the study of horse behavior. She has conducted research for the National Institute of Health on the physiology and pharmacology of sexual behavior in horses.
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Understanding the Stallion

Your Guide to Horse Health Care and Management

Author: Edward L. Squires

Publisher: Eclipse Press

ISBN: 9781581500110

Category: Pets

Page: 100

View: 5722

The economic health of many horse farms is directly related to the health and well-being of their stallions. An essential guide for the stallion owner or handler, Understanding the Stallion provides a complete overview of reproduction in the stallion, details the anatomy and physiology of the stallion, and addresses factors in breeding and stallion management. Dr. Squires is supervisor of the Equine Reproductive Laboratory at Colorado State University.
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Understanding the Young Horse

Your Guide to Horse Health Care and Management

Author: Les Sellnow

Publisher: Eclipse Press

ISBN: N.A

Category: Pets

Page: 116

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Training a young horse can be a daunting prospect for the non-professional horse owner. How early should you start working with the horse? What techniques should be used? What should you know about young horses? Using the building block method, Sellnow offers a useful breaking and training guide, understandable by horse owners of all levels.
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Understanding Equine Hoof Care

Your Guide to Horse Health Care and Management

Author: Heather Smith Thomas

Publisher: Eclipse Press

ISBN: 9781581501360

Category: Pets

Page: 160

View: 7108

This covers the basics of hoof care and horseshoeing. Topics range from simple cleaning to trimming and shoeing the foot to dealing with hoof injuries and complex lameness problems. It also described how to achieve healthy hooves through proper nutrition, conscientious care, and proper used of the horse.
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Understanding Your Horse's Behavior

Author: Sue M. McDonnell

Publisher: Eclipse Press

ISBN: 9781581501285

Category: Medical

Page: 144

View: 6845

This handy volume compiles questions from horse owners about problems they face with their horses, and answers by renowned equine behaviorists Sue McDonnell, Ph.D.
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Understanding Equine Business Basics

Your Guide to Horse Health Care and Management

Author: Milton C. Toby,Karen L. Perch

Publisher: Eclipse Press

ISBN: 9781581500639

Category: Pets

Page: 125

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Lawyers Milton Toby and Karen Perch give an overview of issues and potential problems that confront every owner of a horse business.
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Herbal Horse Health

Author: Hetty Tapper

Publisher: Partridge Publishing Singapore

ISBN: 1482891492

Category:

Page: 272

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The main purpose of this book is to show how we can all learn to help and heal our horses. The aim is to bring healing back to where healing belongs "with everybody." Understanding behaviour and communicationis important as they are expressions of energy and are crucial to learning to understand others. In this book, you will discover natural, gentle, and supportive therapies that work in harmony with the healing system to help restore and maintain health. Healing will occur when we work with, not against, the forces of nature that exist within the body. Animals are our teachers and very often they lead us to on a path of discovery that we would not have embarked on without them in our lives. This book will help our descendants and their horses towards a better understanding and a greater mutual respect between the species. Take responsibility for your horse's health and wellbeing. You will find that they not only feel and look better; they will achieve much more and avoid disease and ailments caused by lifestyle and bad diets. Give your horses the happy, healthy, and vibrant lives they deserve Topics covered include: Herbs Essential Oils Essences Tissue Salts Materia Medica"
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Understanding the Equine Eye

Your Guide to Horse Health Care and Management

Author: Michael A. Ball

Publisher: Eclipse Press

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 100

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What does that jump look like to a horse? What do humans look like to a horse? Do horses need glasses? Can they see in the dark? Veterinarian and researcher Michael A. Ball presents interesting insight into what is known about how a horse sees and perceives its world. Dr. Ball also reviews the anatomy of the eye, vision testing and examination, and common equine eye diseases. Includes an informative section on commonly asked eye questions.
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Understanding Equine Neurological Disorders

Your Guide to Horse Health Care and Management

Author: Bradford G. Bentz

Publisher: Eclipse Press

ISBN: N.A

Category: Pets

Page: 127

View: 3156

This book provides horse owners with the information they need to better comprehend the various neurological disorders and diseases that can afflict horses.
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