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: 0643065989
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Technology & Engineering

This new edition provides the latest information on new feeds and supplements; new techniques for gently breaking in young horses, handling difficult horses, safe riding, and treating injuries, diseases, worms and other pests.

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.

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.

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.

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.

The Horse s Rescue

Author: Gerard Doan
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
ISBN: 9781473343870
Release Date: 2017-10-26
Genre: Pets

This vintage book contains a collection of essays and articles on the subject of horse care and maintenance, written by Gerard Doan. Based on the author's forty years spent attending to horses, "The Horse's Rescue" contains a wealth of interesting information and handy tips pertaining to farriery, the treatment of diseases and ailments, training, riding, and much more. This book is highly recommended for modern horse owners and equestrians, and it would make for a fantastic addition to collections of related literature. Contents include: "Scientific Works of Gerard Doan on the Horse", "Kind of Feet", "A Few Remarks on Selecting a Good Horse for Myself", etc. Many vintage books such as this are becoming increasingly scarce and expensive. It is with this in mind that we are republishing this volume now in a modern, high-quality edition complete with a specially commissioned new introduction on maintaining and caring for horses.

Feeding and Care of the Horse

Author: Lon D. Lewis
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118694947
Release Date: 2013-07-16
Genre: Medical

This is the concise, easy-to-use version of Dr. Lewis's Equine Clinical Nutrition, Feeding and Care. It includes a full-color section identifying toxic plants and provides practical information on the diversified effects of different nutrients, feeds and supplements on a horse's athletic performance, reproduction, growth, hooves, appetite, behavior and disease. The book can help prevent common, but expensive problems in horses of all ages.

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.

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

Caring for Your Horse

Author: Colleen Sexton
Publisher: Bellwether Media
ISBN: 9781600144691
Release Date: 2010-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

"Developed by literacy experts for students in grades two through five, this title provides readers with basic information for taking care of horses"--Provided by publisher.