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Equine behavior : a guide for veterinarians and equine scientists

Author: Paul McGreevy
Publisher: Edinburgh : Saunders, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"With more than 1000 references, the book explores equine behavior from first principles, by considering the behavior of free-ranging horses and focusing on ways in which management and training influence the responses of their domestic counterparts." "Illustrated with more than 500 photographs and line diagrams, Equine Behavior: A guide for veterinarians and equine scientists is an essential resource for practising  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McGreevy, Paul, 1964-
Equine behavior.
Edinburgh : Saunders, 2004
(OCoLC)767578487
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul McGreevy
ISBN: 0702026344 9780702026348
OCLC Number: 53223750
Description: xiv, 369 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction --
2. Perception --
3. Behavior and the brain --
4. Learning --
5. Social behavior --
6. Communication --
7. Locomotory behavior --
8. Ingestive behavior --
9. Eliminative behavior --
10. Body care --
11. Behavior of the stallion --
12. Behavior of the mare --
13. Training --
14. Handling and transport --
15. Miscellaneous unwelcome behaviors, their causes and resolution.
Responsibility: Paul McGreevy ; foreword by Reuben Rose.

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A reference for all who really want to know what makes horses tick. It examines the truth behind modern trends and ancient traditions.  Read more...

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