The Horse Box Breeds Riding Saddlery Care

A visual directory of horse breeds around the world, a technical step-by-step guide to how to ride horses for sport, show or pleasure, alongside expert advice on tack and clothing and how to look after your horse - an unbeatable gift set of ...

Author: Judith Draper


ISBN: 0754828603

Category: Pets

Page: 512

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A visual directory of horse breeds around the world, a technical step-by-step guide to how to ride horses for sport, show or pleasure, alongside expert advice on tack and clothing and how to look after your horse - an unbeatable gift set of four hardbacks in a gift slipcase for all horse riders.
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Horses A Guide to Selection Care and Enjoyment

Riding. and. Driving. About bits. 1973. Practical Horseman 74:30-33, 50-51. Barbalace, R. C. 1974. Light Horse Management ... Saddlery. New York: Barnes. Ensminger, M. E. 1972. Breeding and Raising Horses. U.S. Department of Agriculture ...

Author: J. Warren Evans

Publisher: Henry Holt and Company

ISBN: 9781429934589

Category: Pets

Page: 717

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For almost twenty years, Horses has been the definitive horse care manual, an indispensable reference for anyone who shows, races, breeds, or rides horses. Now Horses is available for the first time in paperback in a completely revised and updated new edition, offering all the latest information necessary for the competent care and recreational use of horses today. It covers every vital phase of buying, managing, enjoying, and raising horses and features a wealth of illustrations and photo sequences showing step-by-step management procedures, as well as more technical information for advanced owners. The Third Edition also reflects recent findings in health care and research, and includes * A new chapter on business practices in the horse industry * Current recommendations for internal parasite control * Information on equine assisted therapy * Linebreeding, the Dosage Index, and the Rasmussen Factor * Recent information on coat color inheritance * The physiology of conditioning performance horses * The practical use of behavior for training Comprehensive, authoritative, and accessible, Horses, Third Edition is an essential reference book for anyone who cares for a horse, from novice to experienced owner.
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Step by Step Equine Massage

A ringside exercise book for riders who want to improve their own and their horses' skills. ... from breeds, tack, riding styles, and equine health to stable design, practice lessons, loading a trailer, and choosing a riding instructor, ...

Author: Cherry Baldridge

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781603426329

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 32

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Relieve Soreness, Improve Flexibility, and Keep Your Horse Sound Does your horse have a nagging soreness that won't go away? Does a mystery lameness come and go without obvious cause? Has your horse's performance deteriorated over the past few months? Do you want to prevent these problems from happening? If your answer is yes, then equine massage can help! Massage therapy is an excellent tool for preventing and relieving muscle soreness in horses. With the simple step-by-step techniques outlined by sisters Candy Sipka and Cherry Baldridge, you'll be able to identify and solve muscle soreness, on your own or with the assistance of a professional equine massage therapist. You'll learn the proper massage techniques and where to use them on a horse, simple stretches that can restore or improve a horse's flexibility, and even the proper position to take when working hands-on with a horse.
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Pain Free Horse Riding

An Illustrated Guide to Prevention, Self-Care, and Injury Management for Riders of All Abilities Nikki Robinson ... As with hoofpicks, there are many different types of brush that can be used for the same job, so finding one that suits ...

Author: Nikki Robinson

Publisher: North Atlantic Books

ISBN: 9781623173685

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 160

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Discover why you have pain and tension, learn how they affect your horse and riding, and master techniques for treating and preventing pain and injury in the future. Pain-Free Horse Riding is the first book to combine exercises for horseback riders to increase strength and flexibility and improve riding and address the pain they suffer from and how to relieve it. Horse rider and Myofascial Release therapist Nikki Robinson offers realistic ways to improve common conditions--back and neck pain, tendonitis, fibromyalgia, osteoarthritis, joint pain and stiffness, and repetitive strain injury--without giving up the activity you love. The book provides an introduction to fascia, covers how your body reacts to injury, and addresses common symptoms such as pain, tension, and inflammation. A key chapter focuses specifically on riding posture--the position of your head, shoulders, back, buttocks, and legs--including exercises to solve your riding problems with myofascial techniques. Also included are personal stories from riders who have had success with these methods. The format of the book allows readers to start at the beginning and read all the way through or to go straight to the sections that address their particular condition. There are cross-references throughout to direct readers where to find additional information if they are interested.
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Horseback Riding For Dummies

See instructor, riding teeth, examination of, 252 Tennessee Walking Horse (breed), 35, 278, 312 tennis, 239 tetanus, ... improving, 239 tobiano (color pattern), 33 tolt (gait), 277 Tom Thumb bit, 105 tooling, saddle, 89 tooth care, 245, ...

Author: Audrey Pavia

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118051146

Category: Pets

Page: 384

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You’ve always dreamed of riding horses. So what are you waiting for? It’s time you realized your equestrian dreams and learned to ride like a pro on the back of a noble steed. And Horseback Riding for Dummies shows you how. Don’t know a horse’s head from its tail, a trot from a canter, withers from a fetlock? No problem. Coauthored by a medal-winning equestrian and nationally respected equestrian trainer, it tells you what you need to know about that elegant animal, body and soul, to become an accomplished rider. And it trains you in all the technical basics of riding for fun or competition, including how to: Find a good stable and instructor Select riding gear Warm up and keep riding muscles fit Establish a rapport with a horse Cue a horse to walk, jog, trot, lope, and cantor Ride in the ring and on trails Improve your balance and timing Compete in horse shows Buy and care for your own horse Stop dreaming about it and learn to ride like the wind with Horseback Riding for Dummies—the ultimate beginner’s guide to all things equestrian.
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Horse Care 2 0

Everything You Need to Know About Horses for Beginners HowExpert, Amanda Wills ... Whether you want a tack room filled from top to bottom with stuff or simply a box with a few extra brushes, the horse world will accommodate.

Author: HowExpert

Publisher: HowExpert

ISBN: 9781647587123

Category: Nature

Page: 89

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Horse Care 2.0 is a how to guide to become and remain a horse owner from the very beginning. While it may take an entire set of encyclopedias to cover every possible horse topic, this book pulls the must haves and must dos from the horse world that every beginner needs to know. The book includes information on the following: • Different horse breeds • Styles of riding • Basic horse care • Basic horse first aid • Common horse ailments • Horse feeding types and schedules • Creating a horse barn • How to choose a horse trainer, boarding stable, and farrier • And secrets of those in the horse world that everyone should know Read through to help determine what you need and if you are truly ready for horse ownership. If you are already an owner, take time to review to see what you can learn. This is the perfect gift for the horse lover, rider, or hopeful in your life. About the Expert Author Amanda Wills started riding horses when she was 13 years old and had her first registered Quarter horse by the age of 14. The chestnut nightmare that was then hers was the most imperfect horse a beginner could ask for in life, but the mare was hers. Together they learned from very difficult lessons in respect, riding, showing, and life. Amanda credits the mare, named Molly, with getting her through some very difficult teenage years. Molly stayed with her until she died at the age of 26. Throughout the years, Amanda had several other horses, rode for others, and even worked as a groom. The numerous people she had the blessed opportunity to get to know have offered words of caution and wisdom over the years. Most of these words were from highly experienced horse men and women and have been shared in the pages of this book. Hopefully you will gain and knowledge and inspiration from what is shared. HowExpert publishes quick 'how to' guides on all topics from A to Z by everyday experts.
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The Horsecare Handbook

EQUIPMENT Equipment in the stable is not confined to the horse's box. It also involves tack, rugs, bandages, grooming equipment, and riding gear. In this chapter, all of these topics are covered in separate sections, after a discussion ...

Author: Ashley Wood

Publisher: Chartwell

ISBN: 9780785825555

Category: Pets

Page: 192

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A manual of essential information on every aspect of horse care, designed for both first-time and experienced owners and riders.
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Sports Fan s Connection

Author: Bradley J. Morgan

Publisher: Gale Group

ISBN: 0810379546

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 584

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Looks at services, events, and information sources related to sports
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The horse and how to manage him

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Author: Horse


ISBN: OXFORD:590504679



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The Whole Horse Catalog

The Complete Guide to Buying, Stabling and Stable Management, Equine Health, Tack, Rider Apparel, Equestrian ... 212 storage of, 209, 211 traveling with, 205 types of, 206, 207-9, 210, 226 wear and care of, 209-1 1 boot trees, 209, 211, ...

Author: Steven D. Price

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9780684839950

Category: Pets

Page: 351

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Povides information on a wide range of products, services, organizations, and events of interest to horse owners, trainers, and riders, covering such topics as horse selection and care, and stable management
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