By Jane Myers,Stuart Myers

ISBN-10: 0994156138

ISBN-13: 9780994156136

A horse is a horse – after all. Horse behaviour defined or What you actually need to grasp approximately horses so you do not make mistakes.

Understanding horse behaviour is a crucial a part of taking care of horses correctly. it's very effortless to persuade your self that your horse is content material to do the entire issues that you just take pleasure in, yet a greater strategy is to appreciate that your horse sees the realm relatively another way to you, in the end, you're a primate (hunter/gatherer) and your horse is a truly huge bushy herbivore! So it is not superb that you simply either have a truly diversified view of the world.
We suggest that if doubtful take every little thing 'back to fundamentals' and consider what a horse has developed to be. This ebook describes horse behaviour in either the wild 'natural' atmosphere and within the family atmosphere. It then seems at how one can decrease tension within the family horse through figuring out and acknowledging their genuine wishes, leading to a extra 'well-adjusted', content material and thriving animal.

This ebook is written by way of those who are equine execs (who paintings complete time within the horse as experts worldwide), and feature decades of useful adventure (owning, education, training, public conversing, competing etc.) in addition to educational event (research and Masters measure (MSc Equine)). so that you could be definite you're getting quality info. This e-book is written in a method that any horse individual can comprehend - from entire newbie to very experienced!

Equiculture teaches humans approximately accountable horse possession and a few of the obligations of being a horse individual comprise knowing what's quite very important to horses, what makes them thrive, what reduces tension and what constitutes strong welfare practices.

This ebook is a concise (but no longer too short!) examine the topic that you can study vital evidence approximately horses. if you have a better figuring out of what horses particularly are and very want you could deal with them larger 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 are usually not …
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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