News: Honours in Animal Science subtheme - Equine health
Dust exposure and airway inflammation in horses fed round bale hay
Honours project: Investigate dust exposure and pulmonary inflammation in horses fed round bale hay using a metal, round bale feeder.
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Antioxidant status and equine gastric ulceration syndrome
Honours project: Study the effect of a new supplement on oxidant / antioxidant balance in horses with and without gastric ulcers.
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Equine athletic performance
Honours project: Study the causes of poor performance in equine athletes.
Equine lameness & biomechanics
Honours project: Define the potential detrimental effect of the surgical transection of the palmar annular volar ligament on the inter-sesamoid ligament of athletic horses.
Assessment of animal therapies
Honours project: Conduct research into animal assisted interventions and activities in dogs and horses.