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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.


There are 17 pages tagged with Equine studies:

Maria Vilain Rørvang

andrus.kangro@slu.se Researcher at the Department of Biosystems and Technology, animal group. I have a Masters degree in Agrobiology and a PhD in Animal Science and work mainly on research

Nina Alveheim Känsälä

nina.kansala@slu.se After a career as a professional rider and trainer in dressage, I started to study animal science. Nowadays I combine them - the daily training with horses and students and life

New insights into rein tension and driveability associated with racetrack training of Standardbred trotters

How much power or tension is there in the reins when a trotting horse runs at full speed on the track, and should drivers trust their gut feeling? Elke Hartmann from SLU has investigated this in

Lethal disorder linked to mobility in horses

In horse breeding, selection for mobility may have increased the proportion of carriers for the lethal disease Warmblood Fragile Foal Syndrome (WFFS). Foals carrying two copies of the WFFS gene

Mohammad Hossein Banabazi

mohammad.hossein.banabazi@slu.se I'm the researcher at the quantitative genetics group at the department of animal genetics and breeding (HGEN), Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science Center (VHC),

Jane Morrell

jane.morrell@slu.se I am a veterinary surgeon from the United Kingdom, currently employed as the Faculty professor in veterinary reproductive biotechnologies at SLU in Ultuna. I am particularly

Equine Cultures in Transition 2021 - Past, Present and Future Challenges

Equine Cultures in Transition 2021 - Past, Present and Future Challenges Equine Cultures in Transition Conference - Past, Present and Future Challenges equine studies, equine conference, equine

Anna Jansson

I am professor in domestic animal physiology at the department of anatomy, physiology and biochemistry at SLU. I am also promoted to professor in Equine nutrition and management and have worked as

Heiðrún Sigurðardóttir

Externally employed PhD student at the Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics The topic of my PhD project is to explore the genetic regulation of ability and quality of gaits in Icelandic horses

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

Cecilia Müller

Research Interests Equine nutrition and management, especially forage production and utilization for horses, hygienic quality of feeds, equine health and welfare in relation to feeding and nutrition.

Annie Larsson

Industrial PhD-student employed by Lantmännen I am working with the project "Grass lignin fingerprinting for improved forages in dairy cow feeding". Before this project i worked as a teacher and

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