Horse Manual

The Complete Guide to Owning a Horse Or Pony


Author: Carolyn Henderson

Publisher: Haynes Manuals

ISBN: 9781844256921

Category: Horses

Page: 172

View: 7558

by Carolyn Henderson Whether you are learning to ride, are a novice horse owner or a parent with a pony-mad child, the Horse Manual will give you authoritative and practical guidance on all aspects of horse care. Written in a clear, step-by-step style, with plenty of colour photography throughout, it covers the different breeds and their characteristics as well as general care, including field and stable management, equipment, feeding, grooming and health. perfect for the novice horse owner or parent with a pony-mad child Your Horse

The Riding Handbook

The Complete Guide to Riding Horses and Ponies


Author: Zoe St. Aubyn

Publisher: Firefly Books Limited

ISBN: 9781554072798

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 192

View: 1885

A well-illustrated comprehensive guide to both English and Western horseback riding that stresses an understanding of the horse and developing a solid relationship between horse and rider, and organized to follow the natural progression of a new rider.

Emotional Healing For Horses & Ponies


Author: Heather Simpson,Judy Howard,Stefan Ball

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1446490726

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 224

View: 1759

Over the last few years there has been a revolution in the way we think about horses. At last we have clear ideas about how horses see the world, and about how they feel about themselves and the things we ask them to do. This book helps us to put these insights to work. Emotional Healing for Horses and Ponies brings together the skills of expert horsewoman and animal behaviourist Heather Simpson and those of leading Bach flower remedy experts Stefan Ball and Judy Howard. Together they describe how complementary medicine and simple changes in handling and housing routines can immeasurably improve the lives of our horses. Anybody who has been inspired by the tales of horse whisperers will find in this book practical steps that we can all take to give our horses happier and more joyful lives.

Horse Health Care

A Step-By-Step Photographic Guide to Mastering Over 100 Horsekeeping Skills


Author: Cherry Hill,Richard Klimesh

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN: 1612122612

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 160

View: 518

A healthy horse is a happy horse. Packed with dozens of essential health care skills every horse owner should know, this guide will help you keep your animal healthy, save you money, and make your horse operation more self-sufficient. Cherry Hill provides illustrated step-by-step instructions for routine medical maintenance like hoof care, dental exams, and checking vital signs, while also showing you how to deal with an injured horse and the correct techniques for treating wounds, giving injections, wrapping a leg, and preventing infection.

The New Rider's Horse Encyclopedia


Author: Elwyn Hartley Edwards

Publisher: Hylas Pub

ISBN: 9781592580019

Category: Nature

Page: 256

View: 8314

Includes information pertaining to horses and horsemanship, such as breeds of horses, learning to ride and compete, and caregiving techniques.

Your Horse

The Illustrated Handbook to Owning and Caring for Your Horse


Author: Carolyn Henderson,Fran Lynghaug

Publisher: Voyageur Press (MN)

ISBN: 0760339406

Category: Nature

Page: 176

View: 1410

Here is the definitive illustrated horse guide. Packed with more than 450 color photographs, this guidebook shows you how to care for your horse. And all at an attractive price of $19.99. Plus, the hardcover PLC binding is made to be used out in your barn or stable. This is the one-stop book for all your equestrian needs: The 60,000 words of text and captions detail everything you will need to know for selecting, buying, owning, feeding, grooming, and caring for your horse—and more!

Reference Sources for Small and Medium-sized Libraries, Eighth Edition


Author: Jack O'Gorman

Publisher: American Library Association

ISBN: 0838912125

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 312

View: 2424

Focusing on new reference sources published since 2008 and reference titles that have retained their relevance, this new edition brings O’Gorman’s complete and authoritative guide to the best reference sources for small and medium-sized academic and public libraries fully up to date. About 40 percent of the content is new to this edition. Containing sources selected and annotated by a team of public and academic librarians, the works included have been chosen for value and expertise in specific subject areas. Equally useful for both library patrons and staff, this resource Covers more than a dozen key subject areas, including General Reference; Philosophy, Religion, and Ethics; Psychology and Psychiatry; Social Sciences and Sociology; Business and Careers; Political Science and Law; Education; Words and Languages; Science and Technology; History; and Performing Arts Encompasses database products, CD-ROMs, websites, and other electronic resources in addition to print materials Includes thorough annotations for each source, with information on author/editor, publisher, cost, format, Dewey and LC classification numbers, and more Library patrons will find this an invaluable resource for current everyday topics. Librarians will appreciate it as both a reference and collection development tool, knowing it’s backed by ALA’s long tradition of excellence in reference selection.

Pony Care

A Complete Guide to Buying and Caring for Your First Pony


Author: Alison Pocklington

Publisher: Quiller Publishing

ISBN: 9781910016305


Page: 248

View: 4856

Aimed at the first-time pony owner, this book provides sound and practical advice on all aspects of finding, buying and caring for a pony. Beautifully illustrated throughout, Pony Care: A Complete Guide to Buying and Caring for Your First Pony is an essential step-by-step guide for the non-horsey parent. Topics include: Points to consider before buying, how to find and try the right pony and when to buy Where to keep the pony, transport Daily routine, feeding, health and exercise Shoeing, tack and equipment, clipping and turnout Selling the pony. Written in an accessible and light-hearted style, readers will benefit from Alison's wealth of experience and gain a true insight into what is involved in owning a pony.