Introduction to Horse Biology / Edition 1

Introduction to Horse Biology / Edition 1

by Zoe Davies, Glyn Ed. Davies
     
 

ISBN-10: 1405121629

ISBN-13: 9781405121620

Pub. Date: 04/28/2005

Publisher: Wiley

Many students have only a limited knowledge of biology before starting a variety of equine courses, from BHS stages to National Certificate and Diploma and HND/degree. Introduction to Horse Biology provides all the information students of equine subjects require, particularly those without a GCSE or A level in biology.

This book will be invaluable to all students

Overview

Many students have only a limited knowledge of biology before starting a variety of equine courses, from BHS stages to National Certificate and Diploma and HND/degree. Introduction to Horse Biology provides all the information students of equine subjects require, particularly those without a GCSE or A level in biology.

This book will be invaluable to all students of equine subjects including First Diploma, National Diploma, National Certificate, Higher National Diploma and Higher National Certificate and all students studying for BHS or other equine related examinations. It is also ideal for serious horse owners searching for a better understanding of horses and how they function.

The Author

Zoe Davies is a former lecturer in equine science, a consultant equine nutritionist, author and external examiner for higher education courses. She has substantial experience in equine management and training.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405121620
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
04/28/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
871,600
Product dimensions:
6.80(w) x 9.65(h) x 0.51(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction.

Cells, tissues and organ systems.

The digestive system.

Circulatory system.

Respiratory system.

Nervous and hormonal systems.

The locomotory system.

Genetics.

Reproduction in horses.

Homeostasis.

Diseases in horses.

Glossary.

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