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Different tests were used to assess different aspects of the emotionality of 1-3 year-old horses: arena test; a `novel object' test; and a handling test. In reaction to the test situations no important differences were observed according to age or sex in the behaviour patterns, but clear individual differences were observed within these classes. The arena(More)
Individual behavioural reactions of adult horses in a variety of experimental tests were compared with ratings by riding teachers. The tests were made in a non working situation, with the animals being released in an arena, a box (arena test, new object test, learning tests) or handled (new object/handling situation). The traits rated by teachers were(More)
This Guidebook is provided for informational purposes only. It neither establishes nor reflects a change in PHS Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals. Foreword The original OPRR/ARENA IACUC Guidebook was published in 1992 and has served as a useful resource to the animal research community. This revised edition, the ARENA/OLAW IACUC Guidebook,(More)
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