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Carissa Wickens, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Dr. Wickens serves as State Horse Specialist conducting adult equine extension programs and developing educational resources for equine owners. She conducts applied research in horse behavior and welfare, equine nutrition, and management. Her primary areas of research have focused on associations between management and stereotypic behaviors in horses, and the relationship between gastrointestinal irritation and the oral stereotypic behavior of crib-biting.

Areas of Expertise
  • Email: cwickens@ufl.edu
  • Phone: 352-392-1917
  • Address: Bldg. 459
    Gainesville, FL 32611

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