Pat Elder has been training horses for most of her life and now specializes in Miniature Horses and Shetland Ponies. As the owner of Rosa Roca Training Stable in Oklahoma City, she has trained and shown horses to National and Regional titles in Halter, Liberty, Showmanship, Jumping, Hunter, In-hand Obstacle, Color, and several different Driving classes. Her Natural Horsemanship training methods insure that her horses are calm, respectful, and truly enjoy their jobs.
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?"
This book is designed to help you increase your chances of winning a liberty class. It will demonstrate training techniques, because a horse needs to be trained for liberty just as for any other class. Choosing the right horse, conditioning, grooming, and showing the horse. Complete with photographs and step-by-step instructions.