Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Equine Behaviour Forum Scientific Seminar 2018.

The Equine Behaviour Forum (EBF) holds a scientific seminar each year where  invited speakers present reports on their research into equine behaviour. This year the seminar will be held at Myerscough College, Lancashire on Saturday 29th September from 10.30 am – 4.30 pm.

Rachel Bedingfield from Connection Training will be continuing our exploration of emotion with a talk amplifying the work of Jaak Panksepp and other neuroscientists along with equine ethology and expression of emotions. She will go on to show the relevance of this to helping your horse to feel calm, happy and playful whilst learning.

Dr Andrew Hemmings, Principal Lecturer in Animal Science, head of Academic Centre- Equine Management and Science Royal Agricultural University Cirencester, will talk about a strategic approach to training and management using behavioural indicators of brain activity.

EBFmember Justine Harrison will be talking about her experiences as an Equine Behaviourist. Justine is a certified member of the International Association of Animal Behaviour Consultants (IAABC) and an Accredited Animal Behaviourist with the Animal Behaviour and Training Council.

Everyone is welcome including non-members, at a cost of £15 per person (members) and £35 (non-members). Students £5.00.

Contact: Judith Turner, Tel: (01423) 770144, email:

Or look at the EBF facebook page [11April]: 

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Why is there no info about on site / local accommodation rethis meeting?