Exploring Equine Behaviour: Principles and Practice

Thursday 20th April 2017

Price: £30, £25 LAA members  

When: Arrive 9.45 for a 10 am start, finish around  1pm (public) and 3.30 pm (students)

Where: Duchy College, Cornwall

We will explore the principles of equine behaviour, learn the subtle signs that horses use to tell use they are anxious, navigate the range of training methods you might come across and much more including a demonstration.  The session will be led by equine behaviourist and animal welfare consultant Suzanne Rogers.  


Duchy students: For those studying at Duchy there is the unique opportunity for extra time after lunch exploring what being an equine behaviourist involves with a focus on the human elements - we will discuss the qualities you need to have as a person to be effective in this career and explore what does and does not make people change their behaviour with respect to horses. Suzanne is the co-leader of the Human Behaviour Change for Animals project (www.hbcanimalwelfare.com).

To book: The event is free of charge for Duchy students but you need to reserve your place by email.

For everyone else please pay by PayPal using the links below or send a cheque, payable to ‘Learning About Animals’, to: Suzanne Rogers, 6 Fern Cottages, Dorking Road, Abinger Hammer, Dorking, Surrey, RH5 6SA. E-mail: Suzanne@learningaboutanimals.co.uk

Please let me know at time of booking if you require a certificate of attendance of the course for your records. If you are a member of the IAABC you will likely get CPD points for this event (subject to confirmation).

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The speaker: Suzanne is the person behind Learning About Animals and is passionate about bringing educational opportunities to those who can make a difference for animals. She is an IAABC equine behaviour consultant and has been practising since 2007. She also works as an animal welfare consultant with a wide range of animal welfare charities both in the UK and overseas, is the co-founder of the Human Behaviour Change for Animals project, co-founder of the Change For Animals Foundation and of the Aquarium Welfare Association.

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