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Behaviour of Horses in the “Round Pen Technique”

Krueger, Konstanze (2007) Behaviour of Horses in the “Round Pen Technique”. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 104 (1-2), pp. 162-170.

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I investigated the behavioural background of the way horses learn to follow humans in the “round pen technique” suggested by "horse whisperers” as a gentle method for initial horse training. Though the practicability of this technique has been adequately demonstrated in the past, the horses‘ behaviour during such training has not yet been documented in detail. DIn a riding arena, horses, that did ...


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Item type:Article
Date:April 2007
Institutions:Biology, Preclinical Medicine > Institut für Zoologie > Zoologie/Evolutionsbiologie (Prof. Dr. Jürgen Heinze)
Projects:Equine Cognition, Equine Behavior
Interdisciplinary Subject Network:Not selected
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Keywords:earning, dominance relationship, horse, human-animal relationships
Dewey Decimal Classification:500 Science > 590 Zoological sciences
Refereed:Yes, this version has been refereed
Created at the University of Regensburg:Yes
Item ID:19411
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