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Eliminative behaviour of free-ranging horses: do they show latrine behaviour or do they defecate where they graze?

Published: 2004-08-30

Brief content of the article
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Keywords: animal-behaviour; defaecation; grazing; mares; Shetland-Pony; spatial-distribution; urination.

Reference
Lamoot, I., Callebaut, J., Degezelle, T., Demeulenaere, E., Laquiere, J., Vandenberghe, C., Hoffmann, M. 2004. Eliminative
behaviour of free-ranging horses: do they show latrine behaviour or do they defecate where they graze?. Applied Animal
Behaviour Science 86: 105-121.

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