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The Dutch version of my book will be published

Yess!!, I am allowed to spread the news. My book Language Signs and Calming Signals of Horses will be published in Dutch! It will be available for purchasing as off September this year. If you want to reserve a Dutch copy, go to this link. Many thanks to Bloemendal Uitgevers

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A Snort and a Scare

Dear all, I just posted a film about snorting and a scare on my YouTube channel. Volume must be on while watching I hope you enjoy it.  

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Fingers crossed for proposal research funding

Fingers crossed for Nina Bien, Prof. Pim Martens, and me. Nina proposed for research funding to study the mechanisms underlying the efficacy of equine-assisted interventions in human mental health care. This will involve heart rate variability (HRV) measurements, obtained from both human patients as well as therapy horses, during their

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