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Equine studies

Equine studies is the subject where the horse and the interplay between human and horse is in focus. It is a interdisciplinary mix between animal science and veterinary medicine. It includes knowledge about the biology of horses, and about hw to use horses as working horse, for sports and for leisure.


Det finns 87 sidor som är taggade med Equine studies:

Ny metod för beräkning av inavelsgrad hos kallblod

Since the 1950s, the Norwegian–Swedish Coldblooded trotter (NSCT) has been intensively selected for harness racing performance. As a result, the racing performance of the NSCT has improved remarkably

Därför får hästar med EMS fång trots restriktiv utfodring

Information about the effect of nonstructural carbohydrates (NSCs) in forage on the postprandial glucose and insulin response in horses is scarce. This is of interest as postprandial hyperinsulinemia

Hjärt-kärlförändringar hos hästar med EMS

There is little evidence that horses with equine metabolic syndrome (EMS) have higher resting blood pressures than horses with normal insulin sensitivity. However, there are indications that EMS

Är alla rörelseasymmetrier hos ridhästar smärtutlösta?

Quantitative gait analysis has revealed that a large proportion of horses in training, perceived as free from lameness by their owners, show movement asymmetries of equal magnitude to horses with

Kortison vid akut ledinflammation hos häst

Dexamethasone is used for the intra-articular route of administration in management of aseptic arthritis in horses. Despite its widespread use there is very little quantitative data of the

Horse

For horses The Animal Genetics Laboratory mainly carries out parentage controls. There are also specific tests for defects and coat colours as well as performance traits (Synchrogait). For large

Marie Eisersiö

Marie Eisersiö

I am a PhD student at SLU since November 2017. My PhD project is about investigating how rein tension signals effect equine behaviour during riding and training. We are examining how the horse

Anti-inflammatory treatment did not decrease movement asymmetry in riding horses in training

Can movement asymmetries in riding horses be non-painful expressions of biological variation? This question can be difficult to answer when it comes to riding horses that are perceived as free from

Anti-inflammatory treatment did not decrease movement asymmetry in riding horses in training

Can movement asymmetries in riding horses be non-painful expressions of biological variation? This question can be difficult to answer when it comes to riding horses that are perceived as free from

Hälsan hos svenska ridskolehästar påverkas av inhysningssystem

We compared welfare measures of horses among Swedish riding schools (RS) during winter where horses were kept either in group housing (n = 8) or in tie-stalls/boxes (n = 8). Health data for six

Equitation science

The course provides an in depth theoretical/practical knowledge at advanced level of horse behaviour/learning and its consequences for horse welfare and human-horse interactions. The course is

Hippolog - kandidatprogram

This programme is taught in Swedish. On the Swedish programme page you will find information about the programme, welcome letter with roll call information, your course schedule, contact information,

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