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Table 1 Descriptive home facility characteristics, obtained from questionnaires collected at an equestrian show in Ontario, Canada

From: Descriptive and network analyses of the equine contact network at an equestrian show in Ontario, Canada and implications for disease spread

Characteristic Proportion Percent (%)
Number of owners with horses at facility 1 7/55 12.7
2–3 4/55 7.3
4+ 44/55 80.0
Types of horses at facilitya, b Breeding mares 17/54 31.4
Foals 15/54 27.8
Seniors 43/54 79.6
Number of resident horses transported on/off facility per year 1–5 33/55 60.0
6–10 9/55 16.4
11–15 6/55 10.9
16–20 7/55 12.7
  1. aThe number of participants that indicated that type of horse resided at the facility. Participants could choose more than one category to describe the horses at their home facility
  2. bOne participant did not provide a response to this question on the questionnaire