How to manage box rest
ABTC member The British Horse Society have partnered with ABTC Trustee Justine Harrison on their latest equine behaviour project. Justine is registered as an Accredited Animal Behaviourist with the Animal Behaviour and Training Council and is also a fully certified member of the International Association of Animal Behaviour Consultants (IAABC).
The project focuses on how horse owners can best manage box rest, as well as recognise and respond to changes in horse behaviour to enhance mental wellbeing. The following resources are readily accessible on their website:
and one on YouTube:
- Myth busting: Is my horse being a pain or in pain?
- Promoting positive equine wellbeing and behaviour through diet
- Promoting positive equine behaviour and wellbeing through management