International Encyclopedia of Horse Breeds

Author: Bonnie L. Hendricks
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 080613884X
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Nature

A standard reference on horse breeds, illustrated and updated Celebrating the animal that has been a stalwart servant to humankind for countless generations, Bonnie Hendricks’s International Encyclopedia of Horse Breeds is the most thorough compilation of horse breeds ever attempted. The nearly four hundred entries, arranged alphabetically, include foundation breeds now extinct as well as extant breeds from across the globe. Each entry details the breed’s origin and background, size, appearance, chief use, and status (rare versus common). A list of breed associations and government departments that supplied data and photographs for the encyclopedia has been fully updated for this edition. With its breadth and depth of coverage, as well as 530 black-and-white and 32 color illustrations, the encyclopedia continues to be a standard international reference.

Your Horse

Author: Carolyn Henderson
Publisher: Voyageur Press (MN)
ISBN: 9780760339404
Release Date: 2010-05-16
Genre: Nature

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!

Books Ireland

Author: Institute of Public Administration (Ireland)
ISBN: 1872002021
Release Date: 1990
Genre: Publishers and publishing

A Standard guide to horse pony breeds

Author: Elwyn Hartley Edwards
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies
ISBN: WISC:89001368075
Release Date: 1980
Genre: Nature

The first comprehensive reference book to provide standard descriptions of them all. This includes specially researched up-to-date information on the forty-six breeds of the Soviet Union, several of them described here in English for the first time. In addition, there are descriptions of nearly thirty once significant breeds, in various contries, that are now very rare or extinct. Extensive articles on the Arab, the Barb and the Thoroughbred trace their history and describe the great influence these three universal breeds have had on the development of all the world's horses.

Cleveland Bay horses

Author: Anthony Austen Dent
Publisher: J. A. Allen & Company, Limited
ISBN: 0851312837
Release Date: 1978-01-01
Genre: Nature

The ultimate book of the horse and rider

Author: Judith Draper
ISBN: 1843095971
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Horsemanship

An illustrated guide to owning, riding, and caring for a horse. Includes information on selection, feeding, grooming, training, first aid and more.


Author: DK
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
ISBN: 9781405335867
Release Date: 2008-07-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Help your child learn all about horses and ponies using the new edition of this fact-packed guide with a giant wallchart, interactive clip-art CD and dedicated website From why shoeing horses has been carried out for hundreds of years, to how horses were used in spectacular medieval jousts: let your child learn all about the fascinating world of horses and ponies, from their origins and breeds to their role in human history. They’ll find out more about ponies by downloading 100s of amazing images from the clip-art CD. Then use the giant pull-out wallchart to decorate their room. Great for projects or just for fun, make sure your child learns everything they need to know about horses. With dedicated website

Showing the Heavy Horse

Author: Edward Hart
Publisher: J A Allen & Company Limited
ISBN: CORNELL:31924090245923
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Sports & Recreation

A comprehensive guide to the conditioning, producing, training, and exhibition of the heavy horse breeds. The author gives advice on general care, handling, feeding, shoeing, plaiting, and preparation for the show ring. Harness, handlers, carts, and carriages are examined and the problems of transporting these gentle giants and their vehicles are covered.