Diary of a Horse Owner and Basic Guide to Horse Care combines the heartfelt stories of horses with a side bar of care guides, pictures and terminology. It is written to capture the attention of new or potential horse owners 12 years and up. This book shares experiences about the partnership between human and horse. Information presented in this book is a complitation of owner experience, shared information from veterinarians, farriers, trainers, and other horse lovers. The story half of this book gives a short history of how the writer becomes involved with horses and goes on to share her diary about the life and death of a horse she raised. The care guide subjects cover: Buying a Horse, Relocating a Horse, Vital Signs, Parasite control, Colic, Immunizations, Pastures, Grooming, Hoof Care, Nutrition, Dental Care, Trailers, and Behavior.Grooming your horse is a great way for you to familiarize yourself with it. Take this opportunity to ... Wet your horse, scrub in the shampoo, rinse and scrape off excess water with a sweat scraper. ... Protect your horse from flying pests. Fly masksanbsp;...
|Title||:||Diary of a Horse Owner and Basic Guide Horse Care|
|Author||:||Nancy E. Yeagley|
|Publisher||:||Trafford Publishing - 2004|