Chapter 1. Introducing Exploration

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In this chapter from Scentwork for Horses, author Rachaël Draaisma explains how horses' ability to handle surrounding stimuli affects their health, emotions, behavior, and overall well-being. Draaisma details how to begin establishing a baseline by creating a comfort map. By charting frequent stimuli which a horse encounters and understanding the horse's reactions, one can plan a training program which will optimize the horse's health and happiness.



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