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Friday essay: the cultural meanings of wild horses

By Michael J. Adams

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From 30,000-year-old cave paintings to The Man From Snowy River, wild horses have always been part of human culture. As Australia debates what to do with 'brumbies' in mountain environments, it's time to reconsider their place.


Marcy Wilhelm-South

Purdue University

Date 2017
Publication Title The Conversation
Pages 6
Total no. of pages 6
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  1. Animal roles
  2. Culture
  3. Horses
  4. Mammals
  5. open access
  6. Wild animals
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