Epidemiology and risk factor analysis of racetrack fatalities

Summary

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Program

Thoroughbred Horses

Research Organisation

The University of Melbourne

Objective Summary

This project will deliver an improved understanding of the causes of and risk factors associated with racetrack fatalities. This will translate into strategies to address this complex multifactorial problem. This in turn will result in reduced wastage within the industry and have positive welfare implications.

Project Code

PRJ-000614

Project Stage

Closed

Project Start Date

Thursday, August 1, 2002

Project Completion Date

Friday, August 31, 2007

Journal Articles From Project

Not Available

National Priority

An environmentally sustainable Australia

National Priority

Soil, water and managing natural resources

National Priority

HOR-Reduce the incidence and impact of diseases and parasites in horses

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Related publications

17.07.08

Determinants of Thoroughbred Racehorse Fatality In Victoria, Australia