Colic Alarm Presented at Equine Science Society Meeting

Developed by a team at Utah State University, a proposed equine distress monitor system combines a tilt sensor, accelerometer, and wireless technology interfaced with a computer in order to alert horse owners to animals in distress. The team has filed a provisional patent and is seeking a manufacturer.

Rebecca Lewis, BT, presented results of system tests at the 2009 Equine Science

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