eurodressage http://www.eurodressage.com/equestrian/frontpage en The Social Box Offers Stallions Possibility to Have Increased Social Interactions http://www.eurodressage.com/equestrian/2017/03/28/social-box-offers-stallions-possibility-have-increased-social-interactions <div style="width: 305px" class="image-attach-teaser"><a href="/equestrian/2017/03/28/social-box-offers-stallions-possibility-have-increased-social-interactions"><img src="http://www.eurodressage.com/equestrian/sites/default/files/data/images/news_veterinary_socialbox_01.jpg" alt="news_veterinary_socialbox_01" title="news_veterinary_socialbox_01" class="image image-_original " width="305" height="240" /></a><div class="img_caption grey">The "Social Box" at the Swiss National Stud</div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-headline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Veterinary News </div> </div> </div> <p>In order to give individually housed stallions the opportunity to have more social interactions, the Swiss national stud farm investigated a separation wall called the "social box." Sixteen adult Franches-Montagnes breeding stallions were housed for 3 weeks in conventional boxes (CB) and for 3 weeks in social boxes (SB).</p> <div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-external-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-youtube"><div class="emfield-emvideo emfield-emvideo-youtube"><div id="emvideo-youtube-flash-1" class=" swfobject">Sorry, you need to install flash to see this content.</div> </div></div> </div> </div> </div> Veterinary Tue, 28 Mar 2017 08:23:03 +0000 Astrid Appels 61004 at http://www.eurodressage.com/equestrian