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A Life of Growth Through The Heart of The Horse
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,280. Language: American English. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
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.
The Zombies Letting Go to Start Over
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Price: $5.85 USD. Words: 21,850. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Finally, after listening to the voice inside of me that has been hounding incessantly for me to open up and write down the tale of “The Zombies” those of us who walk through life acting, living, doing, any and everything to please all others... first. I share my experiences in understanding this once confusing maze which is life to so many.
Human Views and Equine Behavior
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 59,730. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
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.
Finding The Feel Tales of Learning How to Communicate With Horses
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 12,250. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
With over 30 years of owning, riding, & training horses while coaching & encouraging owners, friends and clients how to achieve a comfortable, easy communication in working, playing, with each other. From my ability to understand, know and keenly observe the small simple easy pieces that are often overlooked in the connection between people and their horses in writing for all of those who asked.
Hobbles A Cowboy Chatter Article
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Series: Cowboy Chatter Articles, Book 20. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Hobbles are a good tool for horsemen. If you train your horse to respect them, you will save yourself a lot of trouble and always have a way to keep your horse in a confined area. It pays dividends when you want your horse to graze in a small area or don’t have anything to tie him to when you have to dismount and leave him for a while.
Courtesy at the Gate A Cowboy Chatter Article
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Series: Cowboy Chatter Articles, Book 19. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
When you ride through a gate, stop on the other side and wait for the rider who offered to work the gate. Wait until he re-mounts. He’ll appreciate it and his horse won’t give him any trouble if all the other ponies are sitting on the other side waiting for him. Cowboy etiquette for going through gates with other riders.
Andy's Trail A Cowboy Chatter Article
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Series: Cowboy Chatter Articles, Book 18. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
On the morning of April 1st, 1882, the Circle Dot herd started up the long trail from south Texas to the Blackfoot Agency in Montana. Andy Adams was a young man on that long ago trail drive. His story of the early day cattle drive relates the hardships and dangers endured by the cowboys.
The Search
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,060. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
The pounding hooves of betrayal have battered photographer Claire Kincaid’s trust in men. After her mother’s death, Claire’s desire for family leads her to the coast to find her long-lost father. Instead, she finds herself in love with an engaged man, an island of secrets, and a light mystery blowing in the ocean breeze. Unfortunately, searching for answers reveals that an old truth never existed.
A Little Respect A Cowboy Chatter Article
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Series: Cowboy Chatter Articles, Book 17. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Complacency can get you in trouble but respect goes a long way to keep you out of trouble. Keep your eyes peeled and don’t let your guard down when you’re working with cattle. Yes, Cattle. Even those gentle old cows that you've worked for years can sometimes have a bad day and throw you a curve.
A Bum Calf A Cowboy Chatter Article
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Series: Cowboy Chatter Articles, Book 16. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Bummer is the ideal calf to have on your place. He doesn’t eat or drink and just hangs out until you have work for him to do. He was named after a bum calf we raised years ago. This new Bummer is a mechanical contraption that runs back and forth on a wire and trains colts.
Branding Pride A Cowboy Chatter Article
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Series: Cowboy Chatter Articles, Book 15. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 990. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Where else can you work from before daylight to after dark, sleep on the ground in good weather or bad and feast on Dutch oven cooking if you’re on the range? These are men and women who are proud of who they are and what they do. Worn leather chaps and custom made boots are a mark of honor. Some wear chaps handed down from generation to generation.
Getting On A Cowboy Chatter Article
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Series: Cowboy Chatter Articles, Book 14. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
You have to be able to catch your loose horse and mount him whether you were bucked off or simply dismounted. Getting on is never more important than when you’re alone. Spend time making your horse stand still when you want to mount. It will pay off when you’re alone and need to depend on him to get home. Here's how.
Saddle Sore A cowboy Chatter Article
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Series: Cowboy Chatter Articles, Book 13. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
I never knew a horse that liked saddles until I introduced one to Shadow, a young, solid black filly. She was two and it was time to start her career. Bad things happen when you rush things starting colts.
Hackamore Horses A Cowboy Chatter Article
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Series: Cowboy Chatter Articles, Book 12. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Hackamore horsemen have been around a long time. The Spanish Vaqueros were using them to train colts 400 years ago. Working a branding near Baird, Texas, I watched young horses in manila hackamores being schooled to work cattle. It puts a soft handle on young horses. Here's a look at how to start a youngster in a rope hackamore.
Ride, Sally Ride! A Cowboy Chatter Article
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Series: Cowboy Chatter Articles, Book 11. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 920. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Horses perform great feats on the ranch and arena. I've wondered what form of communication the rider conveyed to summon that wonderful performance. The more I thought of the great rides I’ve had the pleasure to witness, I began to realize that many of those rides were made by Women.
Californios---A Cowboy Chatter Article
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Series: Cowboy Chatter Articles, Book 10. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 900. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
The term Californios is an honored name given to the best of the early Vaquero horsemen who first brought Longhorn cattle from Mexico to California in the 18th century. The Vaquero style of horsemanship has influenced natural training methods for centuries. The Vaquero history has a special meaning to horsemen. It was the beginning of the working cowboys in North America.
Cowboy Chatter article---Gates
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Series: Cowboy Chatter Articles, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Gates have made fools of all of us. I've smashed fingers, lost blood and even my horse while trying to open or close ranch gates. They test your skill, patience and strength trying to open or close them. Problem gates always show up when you have an audience, a nervous horse or runaway stock.
Cowboy Chatter article---All the Body Parts
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Series: Cowboy Chatter Articles, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Horses are critters that like consistency. They understand easier if you do the same thing each time. They need a recognizable signal to carry out your orders the way you want them to. Train your horse to move all parts of their body with consistent cues that tell them exactly what you want. ‚Äč
Cowboy Chatter article---Will
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Series: Cowboy Chatter Articles, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Will James and Will Rogers put their mark on the West and forever inscribed the lore of riding, roping and rodeo in the hearts of people everywhere. They left us a legacy of the cowboy way and their teachings revolved around the same main ingredient–horses.
In Good Shape
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Series: Cowboy Chatter Articles, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 980. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Why are some animals better keepers than others. They can live on half the rations and maintain themselves in better shape with less sickness and have more resistance to bugs, ticks, worms and mosquitoes. Some horses have less injury and hardly ever come home with wire cuts, bumps, bruises or packing a leg. What's the reason?