The Horse in the Stable and the Field

IN COLLECTING THE HORSE , and properly putting him at his fence , there is a great art , and nothing but practice will give it in perfection . Doubleposts - and - rails require a great deal of collecting and rousing , and the horse must ...

Author: John Henry Walsh


ISBN: NYPL:33433082508809


Page: 622

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Chicken Soup for the Horse Lover s Soul II

Mary Tyler Moore Not quite six years ago, I flew from New Mexico to Kansas to try a horse with my horse trainer, a woman I'd met just two months prior. My previous riding experience consisted of riding school horses on occasional trail ...

Author: Jack Canfield

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781453275320

Category: Self-Help

Page: 384

View: 884


This follow-up to the surprise hit, Chicken Soup for the Horse Lover's Soul, brings to the page the adoration we have for our horses with inspiring, funny and tender stories.

The Horse of My Dreams

I have a horse?” I begged my daddy. I was eleven years old and in love with the idea of owning a horse. My family lived in Tucson, Arizona, at the time. Surrounded by mountains and a pastel desert filled with cacti and rolling ...

Author: Callie Smith Grant

Publisher: Revell

ISBN: 9781493419425

Category: Pets

Page: 224

View: 140


Where do we turn when work is draining, a friend lets us down, or we can't take any more news stories or political controversies? We turn to animals. We watch and share heartwarming videos of animals and the people who love them. For over a decade, Callie Smith Grant has been helping people celebrate our animal friends with her delightful collections of stories, and she's back with more true stories for horse lovers. With contributions from both well-known and up-and-coming writers, this heartwarming collection is the perfect way for animal lovers to decompress and remember God's good gift to us in the majestic, calming, inspiring, and even silly horses he created. Horse owners, horse lovers, and horse dreamers will adore these uplifting true stories.

Youatt on the Structure and the Diseases of the Horse

be readily ascertained whether a horse has been well dressed by rubbing him with one of the fingers . A greasy stain will detect the idleness of the groom When , however , the horse is changing his coat , both the curry - comb and the ...

Author: William Youatt


ISBN: NYPL:33433066642384

Category: Horses

Page: 465

View: 316


The Horse Lovers Guide to Equine Mud Fever

Never use any product on the skin of your horse if you do not know what the product contains! Do not rely totally on promotional information, for wound care products for horses. Many substances used in these products are not longer ...


Publisher: Kwast Equine Health Science




View: 514


The Girls from the Horse Farm 6 T as in Thunderstorm

Didn't you know that Gilda is a difficult and nervous horse, especially when it is noisy and she is in a foreign environment?” “No.” “Well,” Mr. Book shook his head. “It's a lucky thing she has been with us for so long.

Author: Karla Schniering

Publisher: Lindhardt og Ringhof

ISBN: 9788711759721

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 6

View: 772


With Lilian still caring for her young foul, Alex borrows the farm’s horse Gilda, whenever she goes riding. One afternoon, Tine, Ina, and Alex take the horses to the ruins of a nearby castle. The girls get caught in a storm that spooks all the horses, but sends the skittish Gilda into a panic. When she manages to escape, they are sick with worry about the borrowed horse. After all, she is all alone, in unfamiliar surroundings, in the middle of a terrible thunderstorm.

The Horse of the Americas

man worked towards the horse on the rope. This had to be done slowly, so that the horse could see he was not going to be hurt. The Indian approached the horse cautiously, continuously grunting and talking to him.

Author: Robert Moorman Denhardt


ISBN: UCAL:$B116617

Category: Horse breeding

Page: 286

View: 128


This book is designed to tell something of the history of the Western horse and the part he has played in the development of the Americas.--[preface, vii].

The Horse

This fact is ascertained by merely observing that a certain portion of the food supplied is left in the manger , while another portion is probably found lying under the horse's nose . To remedy this condition of things a change of food ...

Author: J. Wortley Axe


ISBN: UCAL:C2533803

Category: Horses


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Understanding the Horse s Back

UNDERSTANDING The Horse's Back The rider's contact with the horse's back is usually made through the saddle, and it is therefore easy to forget that underneath the saddle there is living tissue. Throughout the ages the horse's back and ...

Author: Sara Wyche

Publisher: Crowood Press (UK)

ISBN: CORNELL:31924084918907

Category: Pets

Page: 142

View: 200


This is a unique guide to understanding the horse's back?how it works, what can go wrong and why, how to recognize problems, and how to prevent them, making it an essential handbook for all owners and riders. Topics covered include the basic anatomy of the horse's back; sources and causes of problems; recognizing pain in the horse; professional diagnoses and therapies; orthodox and complementary treatments; rehabilitation and recovery; remedial exercise and training; and "back-friendly” riding and management.