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Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian

Sub-categories: General | Horseracing | Polo | Training | Riding | Driving
"Horse Tricks" Featuring Dr. Sutherland's System of Educating the Horse (Annotated) Together with "A Handful of Feats"
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 9. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 32,770. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
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.
Riding Fear Free: Help for Fearful Riders and Their Teachers, by Laura Daley and Jennifer Becton
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,470. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012 by Whiteley Press, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Are you a fearful rider or riding instructor who struggles to convince students that they can ride with confidence? Riding Fear Free can help. Riding Fear Free goes beyond the traditional equitation and horse training advice and straight to the real problem: fear. Learn how to apply the scientific principle of fear extinction and memory replacement, so you will never have another fearful ride.
Dr. Dyslexia’s Guide to Sports Psychology for Equestrians
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,790. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
In her revolutionary book, Dr. Dyslexia’s Guide to Sports Psychology for Equestrians, Margot Nacey explains the psychological concept of trauma, when not processed and released, as the root cause of sports failure. Throughout her book Nacey offers equestrians state of the art tools from EMDR, Energy Psychology, Brainspotting and her Mental Advantage Program to enhance and expand performance.
Relaxed & Forward: Relationship Advice from Your Horse
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,570. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
From the popular Relaxed and Forward blog comes training advice combining the everyday fundamentals of dressage with mutual listening skills. Blake writes with a profound respect for horses and an articulate voice for humans, blending equal parts inspiration and un-common sense. It’s serious training communicated with humor and lightness, because horses like cheerful riders.
Barn Dance: Nickers, Brays, Bleats, Howls, and Quacks. Tales from the Herd.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,620. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
How did a Welsh Corgi get the name of Preacher Man? What should you do when the Grandfather Horse steals your goat? You’ll find answers in Barn Dance, a collection of essays on horse-play, donkey ethics, and the fine art of mucking, from a small Colorado horse farm. Blake weaves her love of animals into tales you’ll want to read again and again. Blake’s humor, compassion, and kindness shine.
In Search of the Master Who Dances with Horses: Growth
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,730. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Urgently in need of a meaningful change of life, a man decides to cross the world together with his wife, a horse and a dog to spend a year training full-time with Klaus Ferdinand Hempfling, arguably the most popular horse trainer in the world based on social media statistics. He expects it to be life-changing. It is. This is the second part of his story.
Ihr Fohlen: Grundlegendes Training
Series: Texas-Training. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 25,160. Language: German. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Es dauert Jahre, bis Sie Ihr Fohlen reiten können – bis dahin muss es viel trainieren, damit es mit dem Hufschmied zusammenarbeitet, ruhig in Ihrer Nähe steht, sich in den Stallungen umherführen lässt, Ihren Bereich respektiert – es sich zu einem fröhlichen Mitglied Ihrer Familie entwickelt. Dies ist Ihr Schritt-für-Schritt-Leitfaden; er zeigt Ihnen, worauf Sie achten müssen, was wann zu tun ist.
The Dream Horse Mysteries Boxed Set
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 260,620. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Few will hire competitive rider, Viola Parker, since a famous jumper crashed to his death with her aboard, but if she can keep a job for one year before she's 30, she'll receive a surprise trust fund. When a ghost horse begins haunting her dreams and dead bodies start piling up, the question isn’t whether she can earn a reference, but whether she'll live long enough to get it.
Round Penning: First Steps to Starting a Horse
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 1. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,790. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
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.
Erziehung im Round-Pen: Erste Schritte, um Ihr Pferd zu starten
Series: Texas-Training. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 37,800. Language: German. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Mit diesem einfachen Leitfaden zu den bewährten Methoden von John Lyons wird das Training Ihres jungen Pferdes richtig angefangen – oder das ältere Pferd auf sichere Weise „neu ausgebildet“. Dieses Buch liefert Ihnen eine genaue, schrittweise 5-Tages-Anleitung. Sie werden feststellen, dass das “Round-Pen-Training“ wirklich einfach umzusetzen ist, es ist sachgerecht – und lohnend.
The Logical Choice: Tote Board Handicapping Made Easy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,440. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
The author, professional handicapper G W Cohail, has handicapped horse races for over fifty years. In this book, he challenges many aspects of traditional handicapping others take for granted, including the revered Beyer Speed Figures, par times, and daily track variants. He then demonstrates how he successfully bets on horse races with making money, not picking winners, as his primary goal.
Your Foal: Essential Training
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 5. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 29,250. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
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.
Human Views and Equine Behavior
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 59,730. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Humans need to see horses as they are, not as we believe or want them to be. An innovative approach to communication reveals new equine abilities and how our beliefs influence equine behavior. They also lead to many different explanations about how we communicate with our horses. A detailed analysis of the language of the aids and equine cognitive abilities gives us a new answer to this question.
A Life of Growth Through The Heart of The Horse
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,280. Language: American English. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
In A Life of Growth Through the Heart of the Horse Cryshtal Avera offers insight into her life of growth in the form of stories of her own experiences. Cryshtal's focus on making herself vulnerable and being authentic to connect with others is inspiring. A Life of Growth Through the Heart of the Horse is a book that tells a story of one woman who wanted a relationship with her horse.
With Seabiscuit and War Admiral At The Race Of The Century
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,800. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Man o' War was the greatest racehorse of the 20th Century. But he never had a great opponent. In the end, the Race of the Century was between the son and grandson of Man o' War. They ran right next to each other the entire race. The horses were so close to each other that the jockey’s knees almost touched. This book is about that race.