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Donkeys need more protection from winter than horses

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Reports on research by Leanne Proops and colleagues which showed donkeys are not as able to keep warm in UK's cold, damp winters as horses and need special protection.

Period16 Nov 2017 → 19 Dec 2017

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TitleStudy: Donkeys Need Added Protection in Cold Climates
Media name/outletThe Horse
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date19/12/17
DescriptionArticle about donkeys are not nearly as well-equipped to deal with cold weather as many people might believe.
Producer/AuthorCasie Bazay
URLwww.thehorse.com/articles/40057/study-donkeys-need-added-protection-in-cold-climates
PersonsLeanne Proops
TitleDonkeys need more protection from winter than horses, study finds
Media name/outletMRCVS
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date20/11/17
DescriptionReport on research by Leanne Proops and colleagues which showed donkeys are not as able to keep warm in UK's cold, damp winters as horses and need special protection.
Producer/AuthorMRCVS
URLwww.mrcvs.co.uk/en/news-story.php?id=16578
PersonsLeanne Proops
TitleDonkeys are not able to adjust their hair coat weight, hair length and width in response to colder, winter weather like horses
Media name/outletFood and Farming Futures
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date20/11/17
DescriptionReports on research by Leanne Proops and colleagues which showed donkeys are not as able to keep warm in UK's cold, damp winters as horses and need special protection.
Producer/AuthorFood and Farming Futures
URLhttps://www.foodandfarmingfutures.co.uk/Library/content/Detail.aspx?q=KFRlY2huaWNhbF9hbmRfQnVzaW5lc3NfSW5mb3JtYXRpb24uQ2F0ZWdvcnk6KEZlYXR1cmVkKSkgQW5kIEFjdGl2ZT1UcnVl&ctID=ZWVhNzBlY2QtZWJjNi00YWZiLWE1MTAtNWExOTFiMjJjOWU1&rID=MTQ4NjI=&qcf=&ph=VHJ1ZQ==&
PersonsLeanne Proops
TitleDonkeys less able to adapt to cold than horses
Media name/outletYour Horse
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date17/11/17
DescriptionReports on research by Leanne Proops and colleagues which showed donkeys are not as able to keep warm in UK's cold, damp winters as horses and need special protection.
Producer/AuthorYour Horse
URLhttps://www.yourhorse.co.uk/news/articles/donkeys-less-able-to-adapt-to-cold-than-horses
PersonsLeanne Proops
TitleDonkeys need more protection from winter than horses
Media name/outletPhys Org
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date16/11/17
DescriptionCoverage of Leanne Proops' research into the effect of weather conditions on Donkeys.
Producer/AuthorPhys Org
URLhttps://phys.org/news/2017-11-donkeys-winter-horses.html
PersonsLeanne Proops

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