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The Tradition of Cheating at the Sport of Kings
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 19,490. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Legal systems, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
(4.94 from 18 reviews)
Most race horses, despite strict regulations prohibiting it, are given illegal drugs on race day. Glenn Thompson, a race horse trainer with over 30 years of experience, reveals the darkest secrets behind the scenes of the Sport of Kings. By shining a light on these secrets, he hopes to change the pattern and return decency and honor to horse racing.
The Graduate
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
"The Graduate" is a short story about a retired fighter pilot who, at 74, went back to college, Cowboy College, that is.
Breeder Cup Game On
Price: Free! Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
This story talks about a Super Filly that was a nobody, and in to a wrold champion. She doesn't stand along, there another chapion that is a mare and will soon race ech other. This story is ture about all the races and a horse name Rachel, and you'll learn everything about Rachel.
Amazing Grays Trilogy - the Message and the Messengers
Price: Free! Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
The Amazing Grays Trilogy is a master class in relationship and leadership success. That means it is exhaustive in scope while reducing complex concepts into simple terms. This is only possible because of the pivotal role played by horses. The Amazing Grays Trilogy shares the promise God makes to each of His children, proves the truth of that promise, then provides practical ways to claim it.
How to Photograph Hunter/Jumper Horse Shows
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
This book is focused specifically on capturing stunning images of horses in action at hunter/jumper horse shows. Amateur photographers can see what kinds of photographs are possible and learn how to take them. Abundant photographs taken at actual horse shows are used throughout to illustrate the many helpful tips. This guide will help you get dramatic action shots of your friends and family!
17 Natural Solutions for Nervous & Anxious Horses
Price: Free! Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
If your horse is nervous, anxious, high-energy, or otherwise difficult to handle because of temperament, history, physical pain, injury, or other reasons, then this book is for you and your horse. This book offers 17 natural solutions that you can easily use to soothe, reassure, and generally calm your nervous or anxious horse. You and your horse will amaze yourselves.
How to Care for a Rescue Horse (Horses / equestrian / riding)
Price: Free! Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Rescue horses have different needs. Some may be injured, or have wounds, while others may "only" be skinny. Whatever their circumstances, rescue horses need worming and feed, and these two very things, if not carried out correctly, may harm or even kill the horse. This concise and to the point how-to book also takes the reader through several pictorial case histories.
You and Your Ex-Racehorse: A Basic Guide to Caring for and Retraining Your Athletic New Partner
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 10,020. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Every year thousands of horses leave racing. Sadly many will face an uncertain future and are often unfairly regarded as too broken down or bad tempered to make good riding horses. In truth, they can become the most superb partners for the recreational rider and even develop into useful competition prospects. This short book advises on acquiring, caring for and working with an ex-racehorse.
Flying Finish
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013 by Dingbat Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Dixie’s an apprentice jockey, riding winners for the stable where her father works. When trainer Jake gives her the Fraternity ride on Bow Wave, a super two-year-old colt, she should be over the moon. But Shane, the jockey whose kisses make her tremble, is also riding in the Fraternity. He and his father need to win or they’ll sink further into debt. How can Dixie race against their desperation?
The Art of Horsemanship: Xenophon and Other Classical Writers (Equestrian / Dressage)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,610. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
This is a new English translation by Dr. A. Nyland. Xenophon (430-354 BC) was an ancient Greek soldier. "Art of Horsemanship" is his work on selecting and educating horses. This book also includes excerpts by Aristotle, Columella, Diogenes Laertius, Herodotos, Juvenal, Livy, Pliny the Elder, Simon of Athens, Suetonius, Theomnestus, Virgil, and two of Xenophon's other works mentioning horsemanship.
Trailer Training Horses: Simple Steps to Loading Your Horse
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 7. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 16,190. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
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.
How To Build Your Own Horse Jumps
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 12,090. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2013. Categories: 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!
I Want to Really Learn about Horses
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 14,980. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: October 28, 2012 by The Manuscript Publisher. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, 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.
Horse Racing: Gambling to Win
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013 by Durango Publishing Corp.. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
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.
Horse Schools F.A.Q. For Parents
Series: Horse Schools. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012 by Thoroughweb Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
In question and answer format, an article on questions I've been asked from parents on their children attending horse schools. This 800 word article originally appeared in Blaze Magazine.
Horse Schools Questionnaire
Series: Horse Schools. Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013 by Thoroughweb Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
The horse schools questionnaire is a list of over fifty questions to ask each school you are considering. These are the standard starting point questions you should ask each college and/or specialty school to have a better understanding of their program.
Dr. Mike's Horsemanship Ground Steps to Success
Series: Dr. Mike's Horsemanship, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
This electronic book focuses on helping you work safely and effectively with your horse by building a strong training foundation. Information includes: 1) Preparation for Ground work and Riding 2) Understanding your Horse's body language 3) Pre-signal and preparatory commands, and 4) Ground Steps to Success (walk, whoa, disengage hips, back, go forward cue and other movements.
Dr. Mike's Horsemanship Horse Owner's Modern Keys for Success
Series: Dr. Mike's Horsemanship, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,430. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, 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.
A Guide To Keeping A Pony
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012 by Springwood Emedia. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
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.
Five Myths of Professional Gambling
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 9,280. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
This is a short book designed to dispel some of the lingering myths surrounding professional gambling. The author has been involved in the racing industry since the early 1970s and made his living from racing for a number of years in the early 1990s.