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Success with Miniature Horses: The Experts Speak Out
By Pat Elder
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,080. Language: American English. Published: March 29, 2013 by New Concord Press. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
This book gives Miniature Horse owners access to some of the best breeders, trainers, and judges in the industry. Here’s your chance to get answers to questions like "What kind of feed and hay should I use?" "How much can I expect to pay for a good broodmare?" "How do I decide if I should show my horse in Single or Country Pleasure Driving?" "How do I select a halter horse prospect?"
Livestock Guardian Animals: Donkeys, Llamas, and Livestock Guardian Dogs to Protect Your Property and Stock
By Jim Mitchell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013 by Rural Living Media. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Would your farm benefit from a livestock guardian animal to defend your property and stock? Learn how donkeys, llamas, and livestock guardian dogs deal with threatening predators. Read about the instincts, abilities, and limitations of each type of livestock guardian. Then evaluate your needs and make the right livestock guardian decision for your farm, ranch, or homestead.
Just A Couple Of Chickens
By Corinne Tippett
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 99,970. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
“Just A Couple of Chickens” is a genuinely enjoyable read. Laugh out loud funny, informative and utterly timely. Getting a couple of chickens was Andrew’s idea, but Corinne took it over the top with thirty fluffy pheasant, five and twenty chickens, over forty chukar, and fifteen ducklings. There were twelve smelly quail, nine girl geese, two roosters, and a partridge in a pine tree.
The Christmas Surprise ~ A Very Short Story
By Toni Leland
Price: Free! Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
(5.00 from 1 review)
A cherished Christmas memory of a special little girl, an important moment that was never captured on film.
Confessions of a Horse Crazy Girl
By AJ Mauk
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 27,660. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The career of a horse trainer comes with a revolving door of horses. In my relatively short lifetime, I've ridden more horses than I can remember. Some of them have carved their own little place in my heart. Some are just brief touches in my memory. Then, there are the horses that have had a hand in shaping me into the person I am today. This is a collection of their stories.
The Egg and You
By Donna West
Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: American English. Published: October 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
A book on the joys and benefits of having your own chickens. This book has been written with the intention of giving quick, concise information on having chickens and some trouble-shooting regarding egg production.
Erziehung im Round-Pen: Erste Schritte, um Ihr Pferd zu starten
By Keith Hosman
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 37,940. Language: German. Published: October 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
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.
Horse Sense - How to Correct 50 Horse and Rider Problems
By Kate Delano-Condax Decker
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,230. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012 by Borderline Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
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When Your Horse Rears: How to Stop It
By Keith Hosman
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 6. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,260. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
You can't make your horse stop rearing with a "bigger, badder bit." You can't "wish it away" and he'll not magically "get over it." You've got to proactively retrain his brain. Here's how.
Trailer Training Horses: Simple Steps to Loading Your Horse
By Keith Hosman
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 7. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 16,210. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
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 Start a Horse
By Keith Hosman
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,610. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
This book offers simple and objective training for the unbroke horse, from 1st-time bridling and saddling to sacking out, bridle work from the ground, pre-mount work, and your (necessarily short) first ride. Learn the proven methods of John Lyons, safety tips and tricks to save time. Put a solid foundation on your young, green horse, a solid start that'll pay big dividend for the rest of his life.
What Is Wrong with My Horse?
By Keith Hosman
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.
What I'd Teach Your Horse
By Keith Hosman
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.
Your Foal: Essential Training
By Keith Hosman
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 5. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,740. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
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.
Round Penning: First Steps to Starting a Horse
By Keith Hosman
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
A guide to round pen training and essential ground work for horses using the methods of John Lyons.
Tales from the Coop: The joy of ex-battery hens
By Sophie Mccoy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,900. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Recounting the heartwarming, uplifting and often hilarious experiences of ex-battery hens and their owners, Tales from the Coop is a must-read for anybody who appreciates the bond between pets and the people who love them. From chicken friendships to the first moving glimpse of freedom from the battery cage, each story is lovingly told by owners whose ex-battery hens truly rule the roost.
Get On Your Horse: Curing Mounting Problems
By Keith Hosman
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 2. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,030. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Teach your horse to show respect, to move to the mounting block, to lunge, and to stand rock solid with this 5-Day guide featuring the methods of John Lyons. Your horse will stand there politely, and fellow riders will have new and positive impressions of your skills as a horseman. This is your roadmap to stopping an annoying and dangerous habit. With additional training for added insight.
Raising Chickens Indoors
By Andrew Hinkinson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,630. Language: British English. Published: August 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Raising Chickens Indoors is a fantastic introduction to keeping chickens in your garage or basement, helping you keep them happy and healthy. Gently guiding you through the basic needs of chickens in terms of lighting, equipment and food, this book will give you the confidence you need to begin caring for these amazing birds and start enjoying their delicious eggs.
The Way Of The Chicken - A Guide To Keeping Backyard Chickens
By Gavin Webber
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,240. Language: Australian English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
This how-to-book is not your ordinary guide, but also is a tale of apprehension, excitement, joy, despair, and happiness. It is a story that spans five years, from the first day that I suggested keeping chickens to my wife up until the time when I expanded the chicken run to its current size. This book is full of great tips and ideas to help make your own backyard chicken dream a reality.
Horse Schools: College vs. Specialty Equine Education
By Angelia Almos
Series: Horse Schools. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012 by Thoroughweb Press. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
A 950 word article about the basic differences between a college and specialty school equine education. Originally appeared in Horse Illustrated under the title “Go Equine U!”