Horse dominance rank is associated with body condition

Scientists in University of Bristol investigated social interactions of more than 200 horses in 42 different herds. They found that body condition was associated with dominance rank. The recent research by University of Bristol found out that dominance rank is associated with body condition in outdoor-living domestic horses. Social interactions of 203 horses in 42 different herds were recorded using video camera and horses body condition were scored by using 9 points score scale. The animals ...
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