The Complete Step-By-Step Guide to Owning a Horse Or Pony
Author: Carolyn Henderson
Whether you are learning to ride, are a novice horse owner or a parent with a pony-mad child, this manual provides practical guidance on all aspects of horse care. It covers the different breeds and their characteristics as well as general care, including field and stable management, equipment, feeding, grooming, and horse psychology.
The Complete Guide to Riding Horses and Ponies
Author: Zoe St. Aubyn
Publisher: Firefly Books Limited
Category: Sports & Recreation
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.
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
The BHS Book of Horse and Pony Care is a comprehensive guide to owning and caring for a horse or pony. Beautifully illustrated, it will appeal to everyone who wants authoritative and practical advice, whether they are beginners or more experienced riders. This unique handbook is created and produced in association with the world-renowned British Horse Society, the leading authority on both horse welfare and rider safety. It is written in a friendly, easy-to-read style by a team of experts, including a top veterinary surgeon, with specialist knowledge of horses and their health problems. It features up-to-date information on every aspect of horse care, from basic stable management, handling and diet to health care, preventing common injuries and show preparation. Illustrated throughout with hundreds of specially commissioned practical colour photographs, many in easy-to-follow, accessible step-by-step sequences, this is the complete reference for all new and potential horse and pony owners. Foreword -- British Horse Society Introduction 1. Choosing a horse or pony 2. Housing your horse 3. Grass management 4. Safety and equipment 5. Handling your horse 6. Transporting your horse 10. Showing and competions 11. Keeping your horse healthy 12. Health disorders and injuries Glossary Addresses Bibliography
Author: Elwyn Hartley Edwards
Publisher: Hylas Pub
Includes information pertaining to horses and horsemanship, such as breeds of horses, learning to ride and compete, and caregiving techniques.
Author: Hanna Sörensen
Publisher: CARLSEN Verlag
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Was ist ein Kaltblut? Wie schnell kann ein Pferd galoppieren? Wozu braucht man en Stockmaß? Pixi Wissen bringt Sachthemen für Grundschulkinder auf den Punkt. Sie sind klein, sie sind praktisch und sie stecken voller Sachwissen: Pixi Wissen, die neuen Mini-Sachbücher von Carlsen. Kurze, informative Texte vermitteln zusammen mit zahlreichen hochwertigen Bildern Einblicke und Überblicke. Infokästen, Quizfragen und interessante Fakten lockern die Seiten auf. Ganz einfach erfahren Grundschüler mehr über ihre Lieblingsthemen, das Lesen wird zum Vergnügen. Fachleute und Pädagogen prüfen jeden Pixi Wissen-Band. Pixi Wissen - zum Sammeln, zum Mitnehmen, zum Lernen Einfach gut erklärt.
Author: Heather Simpson,Judy Howard,Stefan Ball
Publisher: Random House
Category: Health & Fitness
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.
A Step-By-Step Photographic Guide to Mastering Over 100 Horsekeeping Skills
Author: Cherry Hill,Richard Klimesh
Publisher: Storey Publishing
Category: Technology & Engineering
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.
Vol 45 No 1 January 2007
Author: Jill Ryder
Publisher: Carriage Assoc. of America
2 Mr. Currier and Mr. Ives by Catherine Luce 6 Collar Selection, Part Four by Barb Lee 7 Go West! by Vicki Nelson Bodob 14 The Music of Winter by Jennifer Singleton 16 The Rise and Fall of the Coan & Ten Broeke Carriage Manufacturing Co. by Ken Wheeling 23 Scenes from the 2006 Newport Coaching Weekend • Photo Essay 25 Stony Brook Redux by Ken Wheeling 21 Modern-Day Shop News 26 Memories ... Mostly Horsy 28 Collectors' Corner • Sleigh Robes 30 From the CMA Library 31 The Bookshelf• Reviews 33 CAA Bookstore 39 The Passing Scene • News 42 Carriage Restoration & Conservation Directory 63 Letters to the Editor 64 The View from the Box, by Harvey Waller
Author: Jack O'Gorman
Publisher: American Library Association
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
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.
The Illustrated Handbook to Owning and Caring for Your Horse
Author: Carolyn Henderson,Fran Lynghaug
Publisher: Voyageur Press (MN)
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!
The Complete Practical Guide to Horse Care and Management
Author: Tamsin Pickeral
Publisher: Firefly Books Limited
A handbook for total horse care discusses such topics as stable conditions, nutrition, grooming, feeding, and health problems.
Author: Monty Roberts
Publisher: BASTEI LÜBBE
Dies ist die faszinierende Lebensgeschichte des Mannes, der die Sprache der Pferde beherrscht und mit seinem Körper ausdrückt. Monty Roberts ist der wahre "horse whisperer", der echte Pferdeflüsterer. Seit frühester Jugend arbeitet er mit Pferden. Seine dabei entwickelte Trainingsmethode ist revolutionierend: Sie ist ständiger Dialog, ist ein geduldiges, respektvolles Eingehen auf den Partner Pferd. Der Erfolg bestätigt Monty Roberts! Seine Arbeitsweise kennt keine Verlierer und ist der überzeugende Beweis dafür, daß zwischen Mensch und Natur ein gewaltfreier, friedlicher Dialog möglich ist. In England und Amerika bereits ein Bestseller! Dieses einzigartige Buch wird nicht nur bei allen Reitern und Pferdefreunden Begeisterung wecken.
Author: H.W. Wilson Company
Category: Best books
Each vol. is divided into 2 parts 1st-7th ed.: Dictionary catalog and Classified catalog; 8th-9th ed. have 3rd. part: Directory of publishers.