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: a large solid-hoofed herbivorous ungulate mammal domesticated since prehistoric times and used as a beast of burden, a draft animal, or for riding (horse, 2015)
Removing horses from the wild (PBS)
Horses - Wild horses
Here are some other famous mammals:
These are the most intelligent mammals:
The Electronic Zoo, Horses
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Nature, Horse (PBS)
A-Z Animals, Horse
New World Encyclopedia
Dewey 599.6 Horses (BUBL LINK)
Internet Public Library
Best of the Web
Library of Congress
Library of Congress
UPenn Online Books
Barnes and Noble
Nature for Educators, horse (PBS)
Open Education Consortium
Secretariat Movie Trailer
Wild Horses (Natasha Bedingfield)
I Am - Horses (Hillary Duff singing, video of horses)
My REALLY little pony: Einstein, the world's smallest stallion, gets set for first birthday
Challenge of the Stallions (PBS)
Horses as Pets (Internet Public Library)
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AKK Horse Ranch (Destination Guide)
AKK Horse Ranch
Horses News -- ScienceDaily
Can aromatherapy calm competition horses?
Although studies suggest that inhaling certain scents may reduce stress in humans, aromatherapy is relatively unexplored in veterinary medicine. But new research raises the question of whether aromatherapy may be beneficial to horses as well.
Can airborne viruses survive in water?
Apr 21, 2017
A new study challenges the tenet that herpes viruses, like most enveloped viruses, are relatively unstable outside their host. Under a variety of conditions equine herpesvirus remained stable and infectious over a three week period. This suggests that untreated water could be a source of infection by some herpesviruses.
Precision chronology sheds new light on the origins of Mongolia's nomadic horse culture
Apr 11, 2017
According to new research, nomadic horse culture -- famously associated with Genghis Khan and his Mongol hordes -- can trace its roots back more than 3,000 years in the eastern Eurasian Steppes, in the territory of modern Mongolia.
Positive long-term colic surgery results for horses
Mar 2, 2017
Many horse owners and equine veterinarians find themselves facing a difficult decision when it comes to treating a horse surgically for colic, with concerns including postoperative performance and expense. Now, a recently published study shows that colic surgery results in overwhelmingly positive outcomes for both horses and owners.
Horse-riding can improve children's cognitive ability
Mar 2, 2017
Recent research shows that the effects of vibrations produced by horses during horse-riding lead to the activation of the sympathetic nervous system, which improves learning in children.
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Horses - Google News
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Biosecurity, Hygiene, and Horses - TheHorse.com
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TheHorse.comBiosecurity, Hygiene, and HorsesTheHorse.comThe mainstays of biosecurity still center around good hygiene, diagnostics, quarantine, isolation, and traffic control. Photo: iStock. Equine herpesvirus myeloencephalopathy (EHM) outbreaks have put “biosecurity” in the social media, journal ...
Five horses surrendered from Peterborough residence - Monadnock Ledger Transcript
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Monadnock Ledger TranscriptFive horses surrendered from Peterborough residenceMonadnock Ledger TranscriptLive and Let Live Farm volunteer Dot McCully from Chichester nuzzles up to one of the five horses rescued from a neglect situation in Peterborough Tuesday. â€œI was in love as soon as I saw him get off the truck,â€ McCully said. Heather Evans of Live ...and more »
Retirement community offering horse equine therapy - KGUN9.com - KGUN
KGUNRetirement community offering horse equine therapy - KGUN9.comKGUNThe Hacienda at the River is a senior living community offering assisted living, memory care, and a horse equine therapy.and more »
Rescue Village goes above and beyond to give horses new life - WKYC-TV
WKYC-TVRescue Village goes above and beyond to give horses new lifeWKYC-TVRUSSELL TOWNSHIP, OH - From a baby just a few weeks old to a bonded pair, Geauga Humane Society's Rescue Village is focused on making a new life for several horses. Rescue Village helps all sorts of animals like dogs and cats, but the organization is ...
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