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Round Penning: First Steps to Starting a Horse
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Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 1. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,740. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
The changes you can make in the round pen are amazing – but training there is about much more than simply running a horse in circles. There are objective and progressive steps. This guide to the proven methods of John Lyons, shows you exactly what to do, in which specific order, and why. You’ll build a strong foundation on your green horse - or reset the attitude of a more mature horse.
What Is Wrong with My Horse?
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Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 3. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,220. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
A book full of solutions for the horse owner. In three parts. Section I: "Fright" in it's myriad forms. Section II: Neglect your lawn, get weeds. Neglect your car, break down. Neglect your horse... collect trips to the ER. Here's what you need to know to keep your horse tuned-up and out of trouble. Section III: Step-by-step fixes for the most common problems faced by horse owners.
The Rookie's Field Guide to Supported Spinning
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 19,050. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013 by Apple Jack Creek Books. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This book is for anyone who is curious about spinning yarn with supported spindles but doesn't quite know where to begin. The Field Guide will get you started with information on making your own spindles, doing Quality Assurance testing on made (or purchased) spindles, drafting, plying, and finishing your yarn. Supported spinning is easy on the body, restful for the mind, and soothing to the soul.
2F Wind Turbine Construction Manual
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,940. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
A very "hands-on" guide to every step in the process of building a 2 metre diameter wind turbine for battery charging. The turbine will produce 800kWh of energy on a site with 5 m/s mean wind speed. It uses more durable ferrite magnets for longer service life. The ebook is packed with colour photos and diagrams to clarify the text. "They can tell you more than thousand words"
A Wind Turbine Recipe Book 2014 English Units Edtion
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,060. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
For the first time the Wind Turbine Recipe Book is available for North American readers (using inches and AWG wires) in ebook format. The Recipe Book covers all aspects of building wind turbines in a range of sizes. These proven designs combine simplicity with efficiency and reliability. These turbines are used to all over the world to provide electricity using local manufacture.
The Plot So Far
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,110. Language: British English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Mat Coward has been writing a monthly gardening column for the Morning Star newspaper since 1993, mostly concentrating on the organic cultivation of fruit and vegetables. This collection gathers around 100 of his favourite columns from the last two decades.
"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: 35,880. 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.
Learning From Bees: a philosophy of natural beekeeping
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 22,730. Language: British English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A collection of short essays on bees and beekeeping by the author of The Barefoot Beekeeper.
Clutterfree with Kids
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 38,410. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Cleaning & caretaking
Children add joy, purpose, and meaning to our lives. They bring smiles, laughter, and energy into our homes. They also add clutter. As parents, balancing life and managing clutter may appear impossible—or at the very least, never-ending. But there is a better way to live. Clutterfree with Kids offers a new perspective and fresh approach to overcoming clutter through inspiration and application.
Toilet Training Your Favorite Feline: a DIY accident-free guide from Relaxed Cat
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 16,740. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 1 review)
Relaxed Cat teaches the only Do It Yourself toilet-training method that consistently graduates cats without accidents by keeping them happy. It started as one biologist’s blog, became a website with training videos, and now it’s available as an ebook. Training charts are included, so you know when to move forward without stressing your animal.
What I'd Teach Your Horse
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Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 8. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,350. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
If you broke your horse to saddle and rode it for the first time today, this book is where you'd start tomorrow. Likewise, if you have an older horse that needs re-training, you'd start here. This book is a roadmap to building the foundation every horse needs, regardless of age, breed or background, regardless the type of riding for which it will eventually be used.
Professional Pet Sitting for Love & Money
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,340. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Build a career around your love for animals by tapping into the profitable business of pet sitting. Dr. Jeff provides step-by-step guidelines, from starting with a few clients part-time, to creating a business in the six figures. Useful, downloadable forms are available at the Veterinary Assistant Learning Center.
The Bunny Lover's Complete Guide To House Rabbits
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,340. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 1 review)
With easy-to-understand information; insight gained from personal experience; dozens of photos; and step-by-step instructions on everything from how to properly house and feed your bunny to litter-box training to finding the right vet to socializing your bun and beyond, this book will become your single, most-powerful reference tool to help you successfully and happily live with your house rabbit.
Let the Seller Beware: The 25 Buyer-Outs in the Texas Real Estate Contract
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,150. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home buying
(5.00 from 1 review)
The real estate sales contract is the most important document in a real estate agent’s briefcase. This book outlines and explains the entire Texas Real Estate Sales Contract for the resale of One-to-Four Family Residential properties and includes all related addenda explained by a seasoned negotiator. It will benefit any Agent, Broker, Buyer or Seller of residential property in Texas.
Wild Colour A Handbook of Vegetable and Lichen Dye Recipes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,090. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Natural dyes are dyes or colorants derived from plants, invertebrates, or minerals. The majority of natural dyes are vegetable dyes from plant sources –roots, berries, bark, leaves, and wood — and other organic sources such as fungi and lichens. This book is all about rediscovering those lost colours and using them to help a create better world, simply because they do not contain harmful chemicals
Rancho Costa Nada: The Dirt Cheap Desert Homestead
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,170. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home design
After being fired for insubordination at his last two corporate jobs, the author wonders if he can become a modern pioneer on ten worthless acres he bought at a tax auction for $325. He's broke, and his land is arid and remote. But he finds that with a few simple expedients he can build a $100 shelter, be his own utility district, and live more or less comfortably and without any hardship.
What to Worm Your Horse With, Made Easy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,150. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 1 review)
A clear, easy guide to horse and donkey worms and wormers. Written in easy language for the layperson, yet heavily referenced to scientific academic journals. Today's problem worm is the small strongyle yet the majority of advice given for deworming horses is still aimed at eradicating the large strongyle. When to worm, resistance, rotational wormings, harrowing, are all covered in this book.
From Shelter To Service Dog - A Practical Guide To Behavioral Rehabilitation
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 42,370. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
From Shelter To Service Dog is a practical guide for creating a calm, stable state of mind in your dog that allows access to rehabilitation and advanced training. The information presented here is the culmination of years of experience working with hundreds of families for various issues. This method is also the foundation of our Service Dog training programs.
How to Grow Cannabis at Home - A Guide to Indoor Medical Marijuana Growing
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 43,730. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
This ebook is a step-by-step how-to guide and an informative walk-through of all the steps of cannabis cultivation. Readers learn about varieties of cannabis, the anatomy of the plant, tools of the trade, cultivation techniques, and everything needed to successfully harvest medical marijuana for their own personal use.
Horizon Roses 2013
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,700. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Horizon Roses, now in its 30th year, is an annual compilation of comments by the nation's top rose exhibitors on the exhibition potential of the newest hybrid teas, floribundas, miniflora and miniature roses. For most exhibitors, it has long been considered the indispensible guide to buying new show roses.