Next Webinar with Dale K. Stoltzfus
Speaker: Dale K. Stoltzfus. date: 23 June, at 8 pm Central Europe time link for the webinar: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85181515129?pwd=dFJvNU52MnFpdXBTQmJEMlVkK05Idz09
Training working horses Part 4 - Emmanuel de Meulanaer
Training working horses Part 4 - Emmanuel de Meulanaer Speaker: De Meulenaer Manu, 1955, Flamand, Belge et fier de l’ètre. Le cheval lui galope dans le tète depuis toujours. Jeune il vit les derniers chevaux de travail dans les champs et rues. Il lit beaucoup sur le cheval par manque du « vraie ». A partir de ces 25 ans il laisse libre court à sa passion et émotion « cheval ». En Allemagne il apprend le système Achenbach à 2 et 4, en Hongrie le système Hongrois e.a. chez Fülöp...
L'éducation et la formation du jeune cheval de travail Part 3 - The education of the young working horse Part 3
Jean-Louis Cannelle est sans doute un des personnages les plus connus du monde des chevaux de trait en France. Fils de fermier, il n'a jamais cessé d'élever, d'éduquer et d'utiliser des chevaux comtois. De nombreux meneurs ont suivi leur formation chez lui et pendant des décennies il a lutté pour la défense et la promotion de la traction animale. Jean-Louis Cannelle is undoubtedly one of the best known figures in the world of draught horses in France. He was born on a farm and never...
Thinking but not Learning: Issues around concepts of sustainability illustrated through the example of working animals
This webinar will be an exposition of the conflicting definitions, meanings and practical realities of sustainability. These issues and some of their profound implications will be illustrated through attitudes to, and understanding of, the role of working animals. Speaker: Dr Roger Cutting Education Lead for The Donkey Sanctuary, UK. Visiting Research Fellow for the University of Plymouth
L'éducation et la formation du jeune cheval de travail Part 2 - The education of the young working horse Part 2
Speaker: Henri Spychiger (Switzerland) Henri was a school teacher, an agricultural engineer and one of the last cavalry officers trained by the Swiss Army. For 38 years he produced milk on his farm in the Swiss Jura, at an altitude of 1.200 m above sea level. He did all the farmwork with Franches-Montagnes horses, but also bred and trained horses, mainly of this Swiss breed. The FM breeding society elected him as it’s first chairman. He also trained people and all his life he was a strong...
L'éducation du jeune cheval de travail - The education of the young working horse
Abel Ibanez Marti, chair of the Spanish working horse association ANTA La Esteva and professional market-gardener will speak about: L'éducation du jeune cheval de travail (the education of the young working horse) The presentation is in French.
The importance of Working Equids in Mountain Areas
Accepting the challenge proposed by the Mountain Partnership, the Equid Power Network* (www.equidpower.org) organised a virtual event to promote the importance of Working Equids in Mountain Areas, as a contribution to the celebrations held for International Mountain Day 2020. During this event, four guest speakers present different case studies from different parts of the world, highlighting the economic, ecologic and social importance and of working equids in mountain areas. Case Studies: Case...
Overview of the welfare of working equids in Latin America
Speaker: Tamara Tadich Brief Summary: Tamara Tadich will talk about the different types of work equids do in Latin America, and the welfare challenges they have! Biographical note: Tamara Tadich, She studied veterinary medicine at the Universidad Austral de Chile, afterwards she continued her studies with an MSc. in Equine Sciences (univ of Edinburgh) and PhD in Veterinary Sciences (Universidad Austral de Chile). Currently she is an associate professor at the Veterinary Faculty of the...
Webinar:  Feeding Working Equids
Our speaker from this webinar is Mariano Hernandez Gil (Mexico) Mariano will talk about nutritional requirements, highlighting aspects to be taken into account when moving from small donkeys to big horses, to finally share some ideas on management in different conditions to promote performance and sustainability. Mariano obtained a first degree in Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science by the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) in 2000. He then moved to the Autonomous University of...
Webinar:  The importance of dental care for the health and welfare of (working) equids.
Speaker: João B. Rodrigues DVM PhD

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