“The more horses emitted snorts, the more they were in a good welfare state,” researchers reported.
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Blood ammonia testing device used in human medicine now being tried in horses.
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Two viruses have so far been linked equine serum hepatitis – a parvovirus and another called non-primate hepacivirus, closely related to the hepatitis C virus in humans.
Since the company’s last test in 2014, “helmets have become better, but there are still major shortcomings”.
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“We recognise that it is important to maintain traditions, but not where they cause unnecessary harm to animals.”
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“The fact that birds can transfer chlamydia to humans is well-known; now there is more evidence horses may transmit the disease too.”