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Amazing Grays Trilogy - the Message and the Messengers
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Price: Free! Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
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.
Gymnastic Jumping - 10 Exercises to Improve Your Horse Over Fences
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Laura Kelland-May has been a senior horse show judge watching horses perform over fences for over 25 years. From her years as a horse show judge, rider, coach and trainer she has developed a simple easy to follow series of practical gymnastic exercises to improve your horse’s form over fences.
Coach's Corral 5 Rides to Relaxation - Part I
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
This guide from Coach’s Corral shares ways that you as the rider can manage and improve the situation to help your horse achieve relaxation. With relaxation the horse and rider has improved safety, an enhanced ability to learn, and overall the ride is much more pleasurable.
Coach's Corral 5 Day Plan to Prepare your Horse for the Veterinarian or Farrier
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
In this guide, the Coach’s Corral team outlines some safety precautions and provides a 5 day plan to help you be successful in preparing your horse for a visit from the veterinarian or farrier (this also works well for chiropractic and dental visits for your horse). It is a good idea that you repeat this program over the course of a few weeks, working your horse for five days.
17 Natural Solutions for Nervous & Anxious Horses
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Price: Free! Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
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.
Horse Schools Article Collection
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Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014 by Thoroughweb Press. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Horse Schools F.A.Q. For Parents Choosing the Best Equine College For You College vs. Specialty Equine Education What Do You Want To Be?
Horse Buyers Handbook
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,910. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Have you been thinking about buying a horse? This brochure will help you make a good decision. It will give you factual information about what the for sale ads really mean. This book covers how to pick out a good horse and what to avoid. I recommend this book to anybody interested in purchasing horses.
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.
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