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Table 3 Final multivariable model for risk factors associated with CNS ≥3/5

From: Assessing the seasonal prevalence and risk factors for nuchal crest adiposity in domestic horses and ponies using the Cresty Neck Score

Risk factor Odds ratio SE 95% CI p
Breed     
Native ponies 19.72 26.42 2.31 – 168.73 0.006
Lightweight (baseline) 1 - - -
Native cobs 31.48 37.61 3.03 – 327.30 0.004
Sports horse 1.75 2.58 0.09 – 31.34 0.70
Other 40.03 48.21 3.78 – 424.31 0.002
Herd size (number of individuals)* 0.87 0.05 0.77 – 0.98 0.02
Constant 0.10 0.12 0.01 – 0.92 0.04
  1. *decrease CNS for every extra individual in the herd.