Analyse animal locomotion


Analyse animal locomotion either by eye or using instrumentation for measuring body movements, body mechanics, and muscle activity.

Alternative labels

analyse locomotion of animals
animal locomotion analysing
analysing animal locomotion
analysing animal locomotion and gait
analyse animal locomotion and gait
animal locomotion and gait analysing

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Analyse animal locomotion is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Farrier: Farriers inspect, trim and shape the hooves of horses and make and fit horseshoes, in compliance with any regulatory requirements by the National legal authority.

Optional skill

Analyse animal locomotion is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Equine yard manager: Equine yard managers are responsible for the day to day running of the yard including managing staff, care of the horses, all aspects of health and safety and dealing with clients and owners.
Equine worker: Equine workers provide caring activities for horses and ponies.
Groom: Grooms provide practical daily horse care to ensure the horses health, welfare and safety.
They take part in exercising horses, cleaning and maintaining the stables, buildings and territory.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022