Publications About Equine Welfare

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This publication was written to provide the expert opinions of the authors regarding minimum standards of care for horses with respect to California animal cruelty statutes.  The recommended standards are intended to educate animal control officers when interpreting and applying animal cruelty statutes.

2014 A Guide:  Minimum Standards of Horse Care in the State of California, Revised Edition - February 2014

This publication was written by UC Davis veterinarians to provide a set of guidelines for ensuring that horses maintained within equine sanctuaries and rescue farms receive adequate and proper care.

2009 Equine Sanctuary & Rescue Facility Guidelines (pdf)