What Does ‘Licking and Chewing’ in Horses Mean?
Q.What does “licking and chewing” in horses really mean? Submission? Processing? Relaxing?
A.Licking and chewing behavior is probably one of the most misunderstood horse behaviors. It simply reflects a change in autonomic nervous system tone that results in salivation that stimulates licking, chewing, and sometimes a big swallow. And that can happen in a number of situations following a threat or disturbance of some
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