The team has succeeded in creating model vertebrae of the equine neck and embedded them in ballistics gel to simulate the soft tissues surrounding the bones.
Horses are physically designed for cold weather since a horse's coat does well, even in sub-zero temperatures by nsulating the horse from most weather conditions.
Both humans and horses appreciate large, light, and airy spaces to live and work and natural light lifts the mood plus good ventilation provides health and comfort.
Since the advent of the ‘five freedoms of animal welfare’ and the evolution of ‘the five domains model’ increasing attention has been placed on equines not just surviving but thriving under human care.
National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine report evaluating methods of detecting horse soring underscores urgent need to eliminate self-policing in walking horse industry.
Unvaccinated horses face a fatality rate of 75% for tetanus and if your horse has exposure to soil, other animals and manure, he is at risk.
Through habituation and de-sensitisation, as well as operant and classical conditioning, also known as Pavlovian conditioning, horses can be trained to become reliable, safe companions.
For all the stress that Covid-19 brought in 2020, the year came with a broader focus on the benefits of being with horses and being outdoors.
Preserved remains of a bow and a pair of trousers are signs of a new era of horse riding, equestrian warfare and fundamental societal transformations accompanying environmental changes and mobility.
Combining beautiful cinematography with expert interviews, Wild Lands Wild Horses seeks to tell the story of America's wild horses.