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- Keeling, L.J., et al. Show all 11 Authors
- Applied animal behaviour science 2016 v.185 pp. 59-65
- Icelandic (horse breed); animal behavior; case-control studies; chest; head; horses; legs; mixing; risk; rump; Denmark; Finland; Norway; Scandinavia; Sweden
- ... There is increasing interest in keeping horses in groups, but progress is hampered by a lack of knowledge about which horses can and should be kept together. Therefore, our objective was to investigate the effect of group composition on the occurrence of injuries among horses, the ease of removing horses from groups and horses’ reactivity to a fearful stimulus. Using a matched case control design, ...