Author: Julie Brega
Author Notes: Julie Brega's interest in eventing led her to work with competition horses, and having gained her BHSII, she set up her own equestrian business and trained many students for BHS examinations. Seeing the need for a structered system of study, she begun to run correspondence c ourses and from this developed The Open College of Equine Studies, which provides tuition to students worldwide.
Further Title Description: The first in a series of four books produced for collage students on equine degree course prepared by the founder and head of the equine studies at The Open Collage of Equine Studies, the leading international distance learning establishment. Designed for clarity and ease with a list of aims and objectives preceding each chapter, the author deals with complex issues on step-by-step basis and provides detailed explanations of technical and scientific terminology. Question boxes act as reminders and revision aids throughout. It includes information on biochemistry, energetics, homeostasis, biodiversity, immune response, anatomy, physiology, connective tissue, circulatory system, respiratory system, digestive physiology, nervous, sensory and endocrine systems, urinary system, reproductive anatomy and genetics.