Good Horsekeeping: A Comprehensive Guide to All Things Equine
Model Number: 9780793821204
If you’ve been bitten by the “horse bug,” or simply want to know more about getting involved with these majestic animals, you’ll find everything you need to get you started on the right hoof in Good Horsekeeping. The author, a veteran horsewoman, explains in clear, practical terms the many aspects of horse care and ownership.
In Good Horsekeeping you’ll learn how to:
Find the kind of horse – and instructor – that are best for you.
Make your home horse friendly or choose a boarding facility
Determine what equipment and supplies you’ll need, from brushes to bridles to bandages
Understand a horse’s basic needs, from feeding to grooming to exercise and overall health
Manage and treat common problems in the barn and in the saddle
Participate in various equine activities, whether trail riding, dressage, driving, or roping.