Equine Science

Author: Rick Parker

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 111113877X

Category: Science

Page: 608

View: 7880

EQUINE SCIENCE, 4th Edition imparts students with the basic understanding of horses necessary to be successful in equine care and management. Richly illustrated in full color, the book uses a logical, easy-to-follow outline to make both learning and lesson planning simple, while addressing essential topics like care and feeding, training, development and reproduction, illness, inheritance, and the history of horses. Bursting with helpful features, EQUINE SCIENCE, 4th Edition piques student interest with detailed graphics and photos, as well as informational sidebars, website references, and end-of chapter activities that test their knowledge of the material. Future equine professionals will especially appreciate the glossary of terms at the end of the text, as well as the appendix, which includes useful conversion factors and worksheets and provides contact information for professional organizations. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Equine Science

Author: Zoe Davies

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 111874117X

Category: Medical

Page: 480

View: 7992

From genetics to functional anatomy, cell biology to the equine digestive system, Equine Science, Third Edition covers all the essential scientific knowledge you need for your equine programme. Thoroughly updated, this new edition features a clear, systematic presentation, stunning full-colour photographs and illustrations, chapter summary points and self-assessment questions throughout. Describes the structure and function of the various body systems of the horse Explains the scientific rationale behind modern equine training practices Features new chapters on exercise physiology and the evolution of the horse Reflects the latest scientific advances and changes in the student curriculum Includes new information on circadian rhythms and sleep patterns, the immune system, and hindgut microbiology. A powerful teaching and learning aid, Equine Science, Third Edition is an essential text for students on higher education equine studies and equine science programmes, as well as those studying for BHS qualifications up to BHSII Stage 4 Horse Knowledge and Care.

Applying Equine Science

Research Into Business

Author: L. Clarke

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 1904761143

Category: Medical

Page: 320

View: 3420

The result of collaboration between equine scientists and industry figures, to bridge the gap between data collection and its application within an increasingly discerning marketplace. Indeed, many companies in the equine sector now appreciate the relationship between product success and well conducted independent research. This volume fosters the afore mentioned linkage, by providing the reader with a unique blend of emerging equine science, and cutting edge industry perspectives.

Lab Manual to Accompany - Equine Science

Author: Rick Parker,Ray V Herren

Publisher: Delmar Pub

ISBN: 9780827380974

Category: Science

Page: 128

View: 555

From anatomy to genetics, applied science is the critical focus of this concise introduction to the equine industry. With its complete discussion of the nine body systems, the text provides a firm foundation for understanding every aspect of horse anatomy. Developed for high school students, Equine Science is lavishly illustrated with pedagogical photographs, charts, and tables that help students visualize abstract scientific concepts for better comprehension.

Equine Science, Health and Performance

Author: Sarah Pilliner,Zoe Davies

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell

ISBN: 9780632039135

Category: Medical

Page: 304

View: 6632

Equine Science, Health and Performance provides - in one book - all the essential scientific knowledge students and professional horsemen and women require. The underlying science behind modern practical horse husbandry is explained to make professional horse care and management more effective and improved performance possible. Designed for students of National and Higher National Diploma courses, Equine studies degree programmes, Advanced National Certificate and BHS Stage IV, the book will be suitable for all horse owners who wish to advance their professional knowledge and skills.

Emerging Equine Science

Author: J. Alliston

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 1897676476

Category: Medical

Page: 254

View: 4568

The importance of the equine industry to the rural economy is now beginning to be recognised. Because the horse is not treated as an agricultural animal, little money has been put into research. Nevertheless, many organizations have been increasing research activities, and this book pulls together the results of recent thinking.

Equine Science

Author: CTI Reviews

Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

ISBN: 1467282529

Category: Education

Page: 38

View: 540

Facts101 is your complete guide to Equine Science. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

Abstracts and Fullpapers // International Equine Science Meeting 2008

Author: Konstanze Krüger

Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

ISBN: 3980813401

Category:

Page: 84

View: 7460

Abstracts of the International Equine Science Meeting Organisation: Dr. Konstanze Krger, University of Regensburg Department Biology I, Zoology, University of Regensburg, Universittsstr. 31, 93053 Regensburg, Germany Target group: Biologists, Psychologists, Veterinarians and Professionals Meeting target: Because the last international meeting on Equine Science took place a couple years ago, there is an urgent need for equine scientists to exchange scientific knowledge, coordinate research provide knowledge for practical application, and discus research results among themselves and with professionals who work with horses. Additionally, dialog concerning the coordination of the study "Equitation Science" in Europe is urgently needed. Coordination and cooperation shall arise from the meeting, enrich the research, and advance the application of scientific knowledge for the horses welfare. Date: 3rd - 5th Oktober 2008 Topics: * Equine Ecology * Equine Sociality * Equine Learning * Equine Cognition * Equine Welfare * Horse Training * European wide study course "Equitation Science"

Abstracts and Fullpapers // International Equine Science Meeting 2008

Author: Konstanze Krüger

Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

ISBN: 3980813401

Category:

Page: 84

View: 9240

Abstracts of the International Equine Science Meeting Organisation: Dr. Konstanze Krger, University of Regensburg Department Biology I, Zoology, University of Regensburg, Universittsstr. 31, 93053 Regensburg, Germany Target group: Biologists, Psychologists, Veterinarians and Professionals Meeting target: Because the last international meeting on Equine Science took place a couple years ago, there is an urgent need for equine scientists to exchange scientific knowledge, coordinate research provide knowledge for practical application, and discus research results among themselves and with professionals who work with horses. Additionally, dialog concerning the coordination of the study "Equitation Science" in Europe is urgently needed. Coordination and cooperation shall arise from the meeting, enrich the research, and advance the application of scientific knowledge for the horses welfare. Date: 3rd - 5th Oktober 2008 Topics: * Equine Ecology * Equine Sociality * Equine Learning * Equine Cognition * Equine Welfare * Horse Training * European wide study course "Equitation Science"

Book of Abstracts of the 62nd Annual Meeting of the European Association for Animal Production

Stavanger, Norway, 29 August - 2 September 2011

Author: Eaap

Publisher: Wageningen Academic Pub

ISBN: 9086861776

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 528

View: 2393

This Book of Abstracts is the main publication of the 62nd Annual Meeting of the European Association for Animal Production (EAAP) held in Stavanger, Norway from 29 August - 2 September 2011. It contains abstracts of the invited papers and contributed presentations. The meeting addressed subjects relating to science and innovation.Also, important problems were discussed during the sessions of EAAP's nine Commissions: Animal Genetics, Animal Nutrition, Animal Management and Health, Animal Physiology, Cattle Production, Sheep and Goat Production, Pig Production, Horse Production and Livestock Farming Systems. In addition joint sessions on topics interesting several disciplines and species were included in the programme.