The BHS Book of Horse and Pony Care is a comprehensive guide to owning and caring for a horse or pony. Beautifully illustrated, it will appeal to everyone who wants authoritative and practical advice, whether they are beginners or more experienced riders. This unique handbook is created and produced in association with the world-renowned British Horse Society, the leading authority on both horse welfare and rider safety. It is written in a friendly, easy-to-read style by a team of experts, including a top veterinary surgeon, with specialist knowledge of horses and their health problems. It features up-to-date information on every aspect of horse care, from basic stable management, handling and diet to health care, preventing common injuries and show preparation. Illustrated throughout with hundreds of specially commissioned practical colour photographs, many in easy-to-follow, accessible step-by-step sequences, this is the complete reference for all new and potential horse and pony owners. Foreword - British Horse Society Introduction 1. Choosing a horse or pony 2. Housing your horse 3. Grass management 4. Safety and equipment 5. Handling your horse 6. Grooming and shoeing 7. Feeding and diet 8. Exercising your horse 9. Transporting your horse 10. Showing and competions 11. Keeping your horse healthy 12. Health disorders and injuries Glossary Addresses Bibliography.
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The British Horse Society, founded in 1947 is the UK's largest and most influential equestrian charity. It is committed to improving the welfare of horses and ponies, through education and training, and promoting the interests of its membership of horse riders and owners. The BHS has over 58,000 members throughout the UK, plus a further 40,000 members of affiliated Riding Clubs.
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Book Description Collins, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0007174675
Book Description Collins, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0007174675