Safe Horse Safe Rider: A Young Rider's Guide to Responsible Horsekeepig by Jessie Haas
Model Number: 9780882667003
A Young Rider’s Guide to Responsible Horsekeeping
Here’s the book every young rider should own. Taking a commonsense approach to horsekeeping and handling, this friendly book explores the safe, proper, and ultimately more enjoyable way to work with and around horses.
In clear, concise language, Jessie Haas explains the safety issues surrounding everything from approaching, handling, and leading a horse to tacking, mounting, and riding. Topics covered include:
Creating safe stables and pastures
Checking tack for wear
Tying for safety and comfort
Selecting safety helmets and footwear
Choosing a riding style and an instructor
Loading and trailering
Riding in groups, on roads, and in unfamiliar areas
Plus you get valuable information on feeding, saddling, turning out, and even choosing a first horse.
Safe Horse, Safe Rider is a must-have for aspiring and experienced riders. Every page offers insight into the nature of horses and how best to work with them for a safe and rewarding experience.