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university of calgary study of bucking horses, how do horses and bulls feel about rodeos

University of Calgary Vet Med researchers observed the behaviour of horses used in rodeos over three years - Rodeo is more than just a sport, especially in Alberta. Rodeo events encompass core skills that those working with livestock traditionally needed in order to safely and effectively manage their animals day-to-day. Many of the skills — including staying on the back of an untrained horse — are still important today.

University of Calgary - Ever thought of becoming a veterinarian? o you love animals big and small? This week-long online camp will introduce you to some of the skills and knowledge veterinarians need to take care of a variety of species.

Former Olympic show jumping champion Eric Lamaze of Canada has withdrawn from consideration for the upcoming Olympic Games, scheduled to take place from July 23 to August 8, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan.

By Anna Gerber, Colorado State University

Center celebrates the role of the horse in society as a place of healing, treatment, education, and research for diverse clients.

Just west of Colorado State University’s (CSU) main campus in Fort Collins, the new state-of-the-art Temple Grandin Equine Center (TGEC) opened its doors recently as the new home of one of the leading equine-assisted services facilities in the world.

Court of Arbitration for Sport exonerates Nicole Walker and highlights her commitment to clean sport - Equestrian Canada (EC) has learned of the reasoned rulings by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in the Arbitral Award concerning Nicole Walker, EC and The Pan American Sports Organization.

Operational Committees Endorse Approach - Equestrian Canada (EC) is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors has approved a new Corporate Reserve Fund Policy, which will take effect on May 1, 2021.

The Fédération Équestre Internationale (FEI) Tribunal has suspended USA Jumping athlete Andrew Kocher for ten years, and disqualified him from eight events between June 2018 and November 2019, for using electric spurs on horses. The athlete has also been fined CHF (Swiss franc) 10,000 and ordered to pay costs of CHF 7,500.

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