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286.251 Equine Behaviour, Training and Welfare (15 credits)

The course will describe the ethology of the horse. Particular emphasis will be placed on understanding the theory of learning and how it underpins basic training and training for the different disciplines. It will describe the welfare of horses associated with different equine management systems both in New Zealand and overseas. The legislation which protects horses will be described.

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  • Prerequisite(s):
    General Prerequisite: At least 45 credits from 100 level

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Year Semester Mode Location
2021 Semester Two full semester Internal Manawatu Campus
2022 Semester Two full semester Internal Manawatu Campus