The first book to explain the science behind natural horsemanship, this book is an introduction to the world of animallearning and cognition.
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The first book to explain the science behind "natural" horsemanship, SMART HORSE is an introduction to the world of animal learning and cognition. All animals respond to fundamental principles of learning and training. They include conditioning, positive and negative rewards, and behavior shaping. SMART HORSE helps the horse owner and rider apply these principles to their daily lessons and interactions with their equine partners. Author Jennifer MacLeay, an equine veterinarian, practices and teaches at Colorado State University's College of Veterinary Medicine in Fort Collins.About the Author:
Dr. Jennifer MacLeay is a graduate of the University of New Hampshire and attended veterinary school at The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine. She then practiced in Charlottesville, Virginia, before completing a residency and doctorate program in large animal internal medicine at the University of Minnesota. Dr. MacLeay is board certified by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine and practices and teaches at Colorado State University's College of Veterinary Medicine as an Assistant Professor.
Her interest in horses began with hunt seat equitation and then expanded to include dressage and eventing. She currently enjoys all forms of equitation and natural horsemanship.
Dr. MacLeay, her husband, three horses, three dogs, and two cats live in northern Colorado.
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Book Description Eclipse Press, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111581500998
Book Description Eclipse Press, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1581500998