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I Want to Really Learn about Horses
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 14,980. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: October 28, 2012 by The Manuscript Publisher. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
A must-have book for any horse enthusiast, TJ Gillespie (aka Tom na gCapaillín) shares his unique experience of working with horses in this easy-to-follow volume, with illustrations and diagrams throughout. The subjects covered are written about in an engaging style with plenty of anecdotes, storytelling and history along the way. A commitment to good horsemanship is what this book wants to share.
How To Build Your Own Horse Jumps
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 12,090. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Have you ever wished you had your own horse jumps, but couldn't afford them? Have you looked into buying a few jumps for your own use only to be shocked at how much they actually cost? Building your own horse jumps doesn't have to be expensive. With this helpful book you will learn how to build your own jumps for a lot less than buying them new!
How Not to Rescue a Racehorse
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
The tale of an attempted racehorse rescue behind a not-so-dumb husband’s back!
Your Foal: Essential Training
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Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 5. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 23,750. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
You have years till you can ride your colt or filly - but there's a lot of training that needs to be done in the meantime. They need to cooperate for the farrier, to stand near you politely, to be lead around the barn, to respect your space - they need to become a cheerful member of your family. This is your step-by-step guide; it shows you exactly what to do, what to look for and in what order.
When Your Horse Rears: How to Stop It
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Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 6. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,230. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
You can't make your horse stop rearing with a "bigger, badder bit." You can't "wish it away" and he'll not magically "get over it." You've got to proactively retrain his brain. Here's how.
"Horse Tricks" Featuring Dr. Sutherland's System of Educating the Horse (Annotated) Together with "A Handful of Feats"
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Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 9. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 35,890. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
This book offers 44 tricks a horse might be taught plus a quick and easy fix for horses that bite. Part I, first published in 1861 and written by GH Sutherland, presents 39 tricks annotated for the modern horseman. Part II, penned in recent times by John Lyons Certified Trainer Keith Hosman, explains 5 "feats" - each feat having proven quite popular at his training clinics conducted about the U.S.
Horse Racing: Gambling to Win
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013 by Durango Publishing Corp.. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
Horse Racing: Gamble & Win is based on the author’s 25-plus years in gambling and betting on thoroughbred horse races. He has bet on horses in the, U.S, Canada, Mexico, England, Germany, The Middle and Far East. He has bet at tracks and race books, and has been computer betting for the last dozen years. He has bet and won on fast surfaces, on turf, and on wet or even muddy tracks.
How to Start a Horse
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Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,630. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
This book offers simple and objective training for the unbroke horse, from 1st-time bridling and saddling to sacking out, bridle work from the ground, pre-mount work, and your (necessarily short) first ride. Learn the proven methods of John Lyons, safety tips and tricks to save time. Put a solid foundation on your young, green horse, a solid start that'll pay big dividend for the rest of his life.
Liberty in Miniature: Training Your Mini Horse for Liberty Classes
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,170. Language: American English. Published: March 26, 2013 by New Concord Press. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Sports
This book is designed to help you increase your chances of winning a liberty class. It will demonstrate training techniques, because a horse needs to be trained for liberty just as for any other class. Choosing the right horse, conditioning, grooming, and showing the horse. Complete with photographs and step-by-step instructions.
Trailer Training Horses: Simple Steps to Loading Your Horse
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Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 7. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 16,190. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Teach any horse to trailer load willingly when you ask! "Trailer Training Horses: Simple Steps to Loading Your Horse" is a simple, how-to guide that gets your horse trailer-trained for good.
Horse Schools: College vs. Specialty Equine Education
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Series: Horse Schools. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012 by Thoroughweb Press. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
A 950 word article about the basic differences between a college and specialty school equine education. Originally appeared in Horse Illustrated under the title “Go Equine U!”
A Guide To Keeping A Pony
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012 by Springwood Emedia. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
Here in this publication Sam shares his knowledge of Ponies. His insight offers advice on how to keep them in a field or Paddock and how you should look after them.
A Step-by-Step Guide to Entering Your First Dressage Competition
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,210. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2011 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
If you’re entering a dressage show for the first time, this handy book will steer you through the entire process. This new version has been revised to reflect the 2011 tests. Hilary Walker has ridden dressage in four different countries, and her relaxed, step-by-step approach takes the stress out of entering a dressage competition for the first time.
The Lazy Bettor's Guide to the Kentucky Derby: 3 Easy Angles
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Price: $18.95 USD. Words: 29,010. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Master horse racing's oldest and most perplexing puzzle! This guide, for beginners and experienced bettors alike, touts simple strategies for selecting Kentucky Derby winners. It's a fun, fact-fueled journey that blazes a path to wagering profits. Roger LeBlanc, a former writer for The Racing Times, shares his insights from studying the past 22 years of the Kentucky Derby.
Success with Miniature Horses: The Experts Speak Out
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 42,080. Language: American English. Published: March 29, 2013 by New Concord Press. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
This book gives Miniature Horse owners access to some of the best breeders, trainers, and judges in the industry. Here’s your chance to get answers to questions like "What kind of feed and hay should I use?" "How much can I expect to pay for a good broodmare?" "How do I decide if I should show my horse in Single or Country Pleasure Driving?" "How do I select a halter horse prospect?"
Keeneland Winning Trainer Patterns - 2013 Fall Meet Edition
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Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 36,140. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
In this unique trainer guide, Parker analyzes the winning patterns of the most successful horsemen that race at Keeneland. With this data right at your fingertips, you will know the winning tendencies of each and every trainer that has saddled multiple winners at Keenland over the past 7 race meets. This is especially critical since only 50 trainers account for 72% of all winners at Keeneland.
Crow Hopper's Big Guide to Buck Stopping
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Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 10. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,030. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Is your horse a powder keg? "Crow Hopper's Big Guide to Buck Stopping" is your guide to ending one very dangerous habit: Bucking. Learn ground work and riding exercises designed to re-train your horse's brain plus immediate fixes for horses that buck into the canter, freeze up, balk at obstacles and your own fear. Make riding fun again!
Race Horse Training: Compared
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,870. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
A book about my personal experiences and thoughts towards the differences between European and American horse racing. I tried to explain much, but left many questions open for each reader to draw their own conclusions.
Dr. Mike's Horsemanship Horse Owner's Modern Keys for Success
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Series: Dr. Mike's Horsemanship, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,430. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
A collection of Essays from many years of successful horsemanship. This book focuses on ideas to help new horse owners build a strong foundation of thoughts and ideas for success in owning, riding, and training horses.
Horse Crazy!
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,130. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
The passion for horses serves as the backdrop for Bob Goddard’s hilarious parody of horse care guides. Horse Crazy is written from the perspective of a bewildered father of two horse-addicted girls. The book offers tongue-in-cheek advice to parents on classic topics such as buying a new horse, daily care, riding, operating a truck and trailer, and escaping to Mexico.