Horse Identification and Recordkeeping

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Horse Identification and  Recordkeeping AN 161 Spring, 2006
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Accurate recordkeeping  essential Feeding, daily care Shoeing Medical needs:therapeutic and  preventative Breeding Billing Movement of animals
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Records begin with ID of  horse
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Identification  Basic description: Name Breed/type Sex  Age Size Color Markings 
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Breed Purebred:  Registered animal with papers Grade: Animal without registration in a  particular studbook Partbred: One registered parent Crossbred: Purebred parents of two  different breeds
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Differing approaches to  “registration” Pedigree only—closed  studbook Ex: Arabian horse Performance Standardbred (historically) Pedigree and inspection Many warmbloods Pinto Horse Association Inspection only Palomino 
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Age Registered horses—easy.  Check the papers! Young horses—can determine  fairly accurately by teeth Older horses—teeth are only a 
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Unformatted text preview: rough guide Can look at overall appearance for clues Aged is often a safe bet Teeth and age Color Main colors: Chestnut Bay Black (Grey) Patterns and dilutions: Pinto Roan Palomino/cremello Buckskin Dun Appaloosa Chestnut Bay Black Grey Pinto Roan Buckskin Dun Appaloosa Markings--stars More stars More facial markings Legs Body markings--overo Body markings--tobiano What kinds of records? Stable records Stall chart Feeding charts Exercise, turnout, etc. Shoeing list Individual horse records Health records Show records Breeding records Emergency medical information Owner contact information Recordkeeping A variety of computer software is now available for maintaining records A message board in the barn is useful At a minimum, a pencil and notepad...
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This note was uploaded on 12/01/2009 for the course AS 161 taught by Professor Newell during the Fall '06 term at Becker College.

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