Inheritance of racing performance of trotter horses: An overview

@inproceedings{Thiruvenkadan2009InheritanceOR,
  title={Inheritance of racing performance of trotter horses: An overview},
  author={A. K. Thiruvenkadan and Nagarajan Kandasamy and Santhan Panneerselvam},
  year={2009}
}
Abstract Harness racing is a form of horseracing in which the horses race in a specified gait (trot or pace). In contrast to the Thoroughbred, the trotter is not an international breed. In this type, the horses are raced with trotting or pacing gait. Breeds specialized for racing at trot or pace are indigenous to many countries. Separate breeds of light harness horses, generally designated as trotters have evolved for racing purposes in several countries. The important horse breeds used for… CONTINUE READING

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