The Complete Book of Horses Horse Breeds Horse Care

Author: Judith Draper
Publisher: Lorenz Books
ISBN: 0754812294
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Pets

Describes the different types of horse breeds along with information on such topics as buying a horse, keeping a horse, care, equipment, and grooming.

Horse Sense

Author: Peter Huntington
Publisher: Landlinks Press
ISBN: 9780643099098
Release Date: 2004-11-08
Genre: Science

Horse Sense provides an in-depth guide to horse care under conditions unique to Australia and New Zealand. It is written in an easy-to-read style to appeal to novices as well as experienced owners and covers all aspects of horse care and management. This new edition provides the latest information on new feeds and supplements, new techniques for handling horses, safe riding, and treating injuries, diseases, worms and other pests. The book also incorporates the latest standards and guidelines for the welfare of horses.

Care Management of Horses

Author: Heather Smith Thomas
Publisher: Eclipse Press
ISBN: 1581501137
Release Date: 2004-01-01
Genre: Pets

This comprehensive guide provides a commonsense approach to keeping a horse healthy, sound, and happy by encouraging horse owners to center horse-keeping practices around the horse's needs.

Horse Care and Health

Author: Brent P. Kelley
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 9780791066539
Release Date: 2001-09-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

An overview of information about horses, including their evolution and history, proper care, and training.

Natural Horse Care

Author: Pat Coleby
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9780733630521
Release Date: 2013-03-01
Genre: Pets

This practical and definitive guide explains how to keep horses in excellent health the natural way. The vital roles of correct feed rations, vitamins and minerals in the health of a horse are fully explained; and practical guidance is given on topics such as selecting the right food, treating ailments with natural remedies, dealing with recovery from injury, and combating equine flu. Trainers, breeders and horsekeepers of all kinds will benefit enormously from Pat Coleby's many years of experience working with horses in the UK and Australia. She is a qualified vet, and also the author NATURAL PET CARE.

Horses A Guide to Selection Care and Enjoyment

Author: J. Warren Evans
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company
ISBN: 9781429934589
Release Date: 2000-12-13
Genre: Pets

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.

Complete Horse Care Manual

Author: Colin Vogel
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
ISBN: 9781405366366
Release Date: 2011-02-01
Genre: Nature

Comprehensive, fully illustrated and up-to-date, Complete Horse Care Manual is a thoroughbred guide to horse care. An excellent working relationship with your horse is based on understanding and communication. These lie at the heart of this practical guide. From day-to-day upkeep, stabling, and grooming, to nursing a sick horse and first-aid techniques, this accessible handbook will appeal to all horse lovers. With over 650 specially commissioned photographs and diagrams, step-by-step sequences tell you all you need to know about caring for your horse. A detailed guide to ailments allows you to recognize common problems and deal with them efficiently. Practical suggestions for daily, monthly, and annual routines will ensure you keep your horse healthy and comfortable throughout the year.

Cherry Hill s Horse Care for Kids

Author: Cherry Hill
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 9781612122342
Release Date: 2012-10-26
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Covering the essentials of equine care in a language appropriate for teen and preteen horse lovers, this guide provides everything young equestrians need to know to safely and enjoyably keep their horse healthy and happy. Veteran trainer Cherry Hill starts by making sure that the right animal is matched with the right rider, then progresses through feeding, grooming, behavior, safety, and health care. Encouraging their passion, Hill provides a roadmap for young horse enthusiasts to responsibly care for their cherished companion.

Horse Care and Riding

Author: Susan McBane
Publisher: David & Charles Publishers
ISBN: 0715302205
Release Date: 1991
Genre: Horsemanship

Susan McBane is an established author of books on horses, and here she aims to provide down-to-earth and reliable advice on the sometimes confusing practices employed in looking after horses and ponies. The book is in seven parts, each of which is sub-divided to enable to reader to find the relevant information quickly. The subjects covered include acquiring the right type of horse, stable care, tack and turnout, breeding, handling young stock, feeding, fitness and riding techniques. Guest authors with specialist technical knowledge have been employed to cover certain topics.

Hands on Senior Horse Care

Author: Karen E. N. Hayes
Publisher: Trafalgar Square
ISBN: CORNELL:31924089440832
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Medical

Over 400 pages of management tips, insights, and red-alert action plans designed by an equine veterinarian specifically to care for the aging horse.

Basic Horse Care

Author: Eleanor F. Prince
Publisher: Main Street Books
ISBN: 0385261993
Release Date: 1989
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Tells how to select a horse, describes housing requirements, and discusses grooming, feeds, exercise, hoof care, insurance, common ailments, breeding, and foaling