This book describes the development of horse behaviour, and the way in which the management of horses today affects their welfare. Horses for sport, companionship and work are considered and ways of improving their welfare by better training and management is described. The book assesses welfare, nutrition, and behaviour problems with horses. The authors include internationally-recognised scientists from Britain, Ireland, USA and Australia.There are different types of trailer depending on use; the a#39;stocka#39; trailer will carry a large number of loose (i.e. not tied or individually stalled) horses, ... They are usually attached to the towing vehicle at one point via a tow hitch, (ball socket or bar), which makes them particularly susceptible to the ... These a#39;goose-necka#39; oranbsp;...
|Title||:||The Welfare of Horses|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2007-07-24|