For the first-time horse owner, My First Book of Horses guides young equestrians through this very importantand funcommitment. Beginning with a history of horses and what roles they ve played throughout history, readers will get a full-color glimpse of horses with knights in full armor, as companions to the Native Americans, in formal dressage competitions, racing, and as a mode of early transportation. This book then delves into all the need-to-know horse basics, including:
How to identify all the most popular breeds of horses (including the Shetland pony, Arab, Tinker, Fjord horse, and American Quarter horse)
Advice on tips on keeping a healthy, happy horse
A step-by-step mane- or tail-braiding guide, grooming your horse, and cleaning up after your horse (yes, it must be done!)
The details of horse equipment: saddles, horseshoes, boots, gloves, and helmets
A full glossary of horse terminology so that you can speak the equine lingo confidently
If you or your children love horses, this book is for you!"
Product code: BFVXS
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
Dimensions: 27.3cm x 19.2cm
Publish date: 12/06/2010
Help our customers make the best choices by telling everyone what you think about this product.
There are currently no customer reviews for this product. Why not be the first?