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  1. Changing human-animal relationships in sport: an analysis of the UK and Australian horse racing whips debates

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Graham, R., McManus, P.

    Changing social values and new technologies have contributed to increasing media attention and debate about the acceptable use of animals in sport. This paper focuses on the use of the whip in...

  2. Intimacy and Investment in Canterbury Thoroughbred Horse Racing: A Study in Equine Anthropology.

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Colette Holdorf

    This thesis is concerned with equine attachment as a form of interspecies fictive kinship, in relation to the practices, social relations, and motivations of participant groups within the...

  3. A Philosophic Enquiry into the Animal Welfare Issues in the Sport of Horse Racing

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Harry James Gaunt

    The issue of animal welfare in the sport of horse racing has been deemed a contentious sporting issue by some. Lobbyists and animal liberation activists call for a complete ban on horse racing and...

  4. EIPH in Race Horses

    | Magazine Articles | Contributor(s): Helma Weeks

    1986 Bellwether Magazine 1 17 1-2, 7 University of Pennsylvania 0.00.0 en text

  5. A Critical Analysis of the British Horseracing Authority's Review of the Use of the Whip in Horseracing

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Bidda Jones, Jed Goodfellow, James Yeates, Paul D. Mcgreevy

    There is increasing controversy about the use of the whip as a performance aid in Thoroughbred horseracing and its impact on horse welfare. This paper offers a critical analysis of the British...

  6. Amerindians at the rodeos and their music

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Keillor, Elaine

    2002 The World of Music 44 1 75-94 0043-8774 text

  7. The Cyclical History of Horse Racing: The USA's Oldest and (Sometimes) Most Popular Spectator Sport

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Riess, Steven

    2014 International Journal of the History of Sport 31 1-2 29-54 0952-3367, 0952-3367 Routledge/Taylor & Francis, UK English History...

  8. Drugs, the Law, and the Downfall of Dancer's Image at the 1968 Kentucky Derby: A Case Study on Human Conceptions of Domesticated Animals

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Hunt, Thomas M., Jedlicka, Scott R., Bowers, Matthew T.

    2014 International Journal of the History of Sport 31 8 902-913 09523367 10.1080/09523367.2014.894024 text

  9. Melville’s Billy Budd

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Monteiro, George

    2013 Notes & Queries 60 2 273-273 00293970 text

  10. Off to the Races

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Eisenberg, John

    2004 Smithsonian 35 5 98-705 00377333 text

  11. Snaffles and Derbies: Horseracing and Southern Folk Culture in William Faulkner's The Reivers

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Fury, Frank P.

    2006 Mississippi Quarterly 59 3/4 435-454 0026637X Mississippi State University text

  12. Horseracing and the British, 1919-39

    | Books | Contributor(s): Huggins, Mike

    2003 230 0719065283, 9780719065286, 0719065291 (pbk.), 9780719065293 (pbk.) Manchester University Press Manchester, England: New York text

  13. Peaceful Acres Horses, Inc.

    | Organizations

    The horses at Peaceful Acres are rescued from abandonment, neglect and abuse. Others are retired by their owners to come live in sanctuary at Peaceful Acres. The horses are rehabilitated...

  14. Genetic improvement of the horse (Chapter 17)

    | Book Sections | Contributor(s): T. Arnason, L. Dale Van Vleck

    From the time man domesticated horses some 5000-6000 years ago, horses have been subject to many forms of artificial selection that have resulted in gradual genetic changes. Differences found...