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24 Jan Horse Behaviour – Separation Anxiety

 Horse Behaviour. Separation Anxiety & Attachment Theory.   Welcome to the series of free articles on horse and dog behaviour.  Please feel free to share the articles with others who might benefit … all we ask is that you include our website details so others can consider becoming a Natural Animal...

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27 May SOLUTIONS FOR FROZEN WATCHFULNESS

Frozen Watchfulness (Part 2) - Solutions www.NatualAnimalCentre.com     Following on from the previous post we look at solutions for your dogs & horses.  In the previous blog article we set out the essential background on forceful training and its implications.  We began the discussion on the psychological condition...

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21 Apr The Hidden Implications of Forceful Training

The Hidden Implications of Forceful Training (Conditioned Suppression & Frozen Watchfulness) … positively influencing the wellbeing of animals worldwide … The rise of smoothly marketed, forceful training methods for horses & dogs has left us at the Natural Animal Centre feeling very uncomfortable that animal owners are being tricked into...

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05 Jun An Introduction to Cat Behaviour for Owners

Feline Behaviour - Article: 6 An Introduction to Cat Behaviour for Owners Overview of the article: Recent Feline Behaviour research indicates the cat to be a much misunderstood pet and that the welfare of cats is often severely compromised though owners’ lack of understanding of cat behaviour. Here...

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15 May Horse Behaviour: Stables are Cages

  Horse Behaviour - Article: 3 Stables are Cages Overview of the article: Provides a new take on how fair it is to keep horses in stables with suggested solutions based on the science of Applied Animal Behaviour and the NAC Barn System. This is a brief article –...

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08 May Horse Behaviour: How to Manage a Bully in the Herd

Horse Behaviour - Article: 2 Horse Behaviour: How to Manage a Bully in the Herd   Overview of the article: Suggested solutions based on the science of Applied Animal Behaviour to managing situations where one horse is subjected to bullying by another in the herd. This is a brief...

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