Karl Krall et ses chevaux savants

Trained horses

Can a horse learn to read and count? Can another consciously pick up a hat at the request of its rider? In the 17th century, Mauraco and his horseman Pietro were burned in a public square as a result of such a demonstration. Two centuries later, another horse called public attention in a fortunately less […]

La voix des animaux_Louis_Baillet

Screams and neighs

In the cinema, as soon as a horse enters the scene, its appearance is usually accompanied by a stereotypical neigh. However, as a prey animal, it does not neigh as much as the cinema would have us believe. If we humans have developed a communication made up of 80% verbal elements and 20% gestures, the […]