Horsekeeping on a Small Acreage

Designing and Managing Your Equine Facilities

Author: Cherry Hill

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN: 1603428380

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 320

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Keeping your own horses requires dedication, hard work, and a sincere interest in the well-being of your animals. This practical guide shows you how to design efficient facilities and establish effective maintenance routines so that your horses can stay happy, healthy, and safe on even the smallest plots of land. Offering expert advice on barn designs, fencing options, and pasture management, Cherry Hill stresses the importance of understanding horse behavior and environmentally responsible land stewardship as integral aspects of a pleasurable and rewarding horsekeeping experience.
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Denn Pferde lügen nicht

Neue Wege zu einer vertrauten Mensch-Pferd-Beziehung

Author: Mark Rashid

Publisher: Kosmos

ISBN: 3440138690

Category: Pets

Page: 224

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Der so oft propagierten „Dominanz“ gegenüber dem Pferd setzt Mark Rashid das Prinzip des „sanften Führers“ entgegen. Ihm schließen sich die Pferde freiwillig an, weil sie seinen Fähigkeiten vertrauen und sich in seiner Gegenwart wohl fühlen. Wie man diese erstrebenswerte Position einnehmen kann, zeigt Mark Rashid anhand vieler konkreter Fallbeispiele.
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Horse Health Care

A Step-By-Step Photographic Guide to Mastering Over 100 Horsekeeping Skills

Author: Cherry Hill,Richard Klimesh

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN: 1612122612

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 160

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A healthy horse is a happy horse. Packed with dozens of essential health care skills every horse owner should know, this guide will help you keep your animal healthy, save you money, and make your horse operation more self-sufficient. Cherry Hill provides illustrated step-by-step instructions for routine medical maintenance like hoof care, dental exams, and checking vital signs, while also showing you how to deal with an injured horse and the correct techniques for treating wounds, giving injections, wrapping a leg, and preventing infection.
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Horse Hoof Care

Author: Cherry Hill,Richard Klimesh

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN: 1603426469

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 151

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Help your horse put his best foot forward! Stressing the critical importance of hoof care to your horse’s overall health, this guide covers all aspects of proper hoof maintenance — from dealing with lost shoes, cracks, and thrush to promoting healthy hooves through a balanced diet. With in-depth discussions of hoof anatomy, the role of the farrier, and the importance of daily routines, Horse Hoof Care provides everything you need to know to give your horse a solid foundation of healthy, strong hooves.
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Storey's Basic Country Skills

A Practical Guide to Self-Reliance

Author: John Storey,Martha Storey

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN: 1603427376

Category: House & Home

Page: 576

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Whether you live on a small suburban lot or have a many acres in the country, this inspiring collection will empower you to increase your self-sufficiently and embrace a more independent lifestyle. A variety of authors share their specialized knowledge and provide practical instructions for basic country skills like preserving vegetables, developing water systems, keeping farm animals, and renovating barns. From sharpening an axe to baking your own bread, you’ll be amazed at the many ways learning traditional skills can enrich your life.
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Step-by-Step Equine Massage

Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletin A-2776

Author: Cherry Baldridge,Candy Sipka

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN: 1603426329

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 32

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Relieve Soreness, Improve Flexibility, and Keep Your Horse Sound Does your horse have a nagging soreness that won't go away? Does a mystery lameness come and go without obvious cause? Has your horse's performance deteriorated over the past few months? Do you want to prevent these problems from happening? If your answer is yes, then equine massage can help! Massage therapy is an excellent tool for preventing and relieving muscle soreness in horses. With the simple step-by-step techniques outlined by sisters Candy Sipka and Cherry Baldridge, you'll be able to identify and solve muscle soreness, on your own or with the assistance of a professional equine massage therapist. You'll learn the proper massage techniques and where to use them on a horse, simple stretches that can restore or improve a horse's flexibility, and even the proper position to take when working hands-on with a horse.
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Storey's Guide to Raising Horses, 2nd Edition

Breeding, Care, Facilities

Author: Heather Smith Thomas

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN: 1603426876

Category: Pets

Page: 512

View: 968

Raising horses successfully requires good preparation, hard work, and a sincere interest in your animals’ well-being. With in-depth information on all aspects of horsekeeping, including grooming, foaling, housing, diet, exercise, and medical care, this comprehensive guide covers everything you need to know to raise healthy and happy horses.
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Stablekeeping

A Visual Guide to Safe and Healthy Horsekeeping

Author: Cherry Hill,Richard Klimesh

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN: 1612122566

Category: Pets

Page: 160

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Your horses deserve a comfortable and well-kept stable. In this easy-to-use guide, Cherry Hill shows you how to design and maintain an efficient and safe stable environment. With clear instructions and more than 250 photographs, Hill provides in-depth advice on every aspect of stable management, including stalls, tack rooms, work and storage areas, sanitation, safety considerations, and more. Good stablekeeping is an essential element of every successfully equine operation; it ensures a pleasant workplace and creates a healthy and happy environment for your horses.
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Adams' Lahmheit bei Pferden

Author: Ted S. Stashak,Horst Wissdorf

Publisher: Schlütersche

ISBN: 9783794402199

Category:

Page: 910

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Your Pony, Your Horse

Author: Cherry Hill

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN: 1612123252

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 160

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Owning a horse is a lot of fun, but also requires a lot of responsibility. Designed for children ages 9 and up, this encouraging and informative guide introduces kids to both the satisfying rewards and the hard work that caring for a horse entails. With easy-to-understand language and clear illustrations, Cherry Hill covers every aspect of selecting, housing, feeding, and showing horses. Emphasizing an understanding of horse behavior, Hill provides kids with all the information they need to safely and successfully keep their own horse.
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Cherry Hill's Horse Care for Kids

Grooming, Feeding, Behavior, Stable & Pasture, Health Care, Handling & Safety, Enjoying

Author: Cherry Hill

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN: 1612122345

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 348

Covering the essentials of equine care in a language appropriate for teen and preteen horse lovers, this guide provides everything young equestrians need to know to safely and enjoyably keep their horse healthy and happy. Veteran trainer Cherry Hill starts by making sure that the right animal is matched with the right rider, then progresses through feeding, grooming, behavior, safety, and health care. Encouraging their passion, Hill provides a roadmap for young horse enthusiasts to responsibly care for their cherished companion.
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Horse Handling & Grooming

Haltering * Leading & Tying * Bathing & Clipping * Grooming & Braiding * Handling Hooves

Author: Cherry Hill,Richard Klimesh

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN: 1612122590

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 160

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With easy-to-follow instructions and clear photographs, this guide shows you everything you need to know to safely and effectively handle and groom your horse. Veteran trainer Cherry Hill shares expert techniques for haltering, tying, clipping, bathing, braiding, leading, blanketing, and more. Learn how proper horsekeeping not only helps your animal look and feel its best, but can enhance the special bond between horse and rider. Horse Handling & Grooming will help riders of all abilities improve, and even expand, their horsekeeping skills.
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Equus

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Horses

Page: N.A

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Cherry Hill's Horsekeeping Almanac

The Essential Month-by-Month Guide for Everyone Who Keeps or Cares for Horses

Author: Cherry Hill

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN: 1603428372

Category: Pets

Page: 576

View: 8454

Keep your horse happy and healthy throughout the entire year. Veteran trainer Cherry Hill provides a comprehensive month-by-month guide to horse care that includes seasonal stable chores and maintenance procedures that promote equine health. Reminding you to check for ticks in April, buy hay in July, and set up winter bedding in October, each month’s reference charts, to-do lists, and climate notes will help you establish routines that follow the natural cycles of the animals and the land.
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Pferde meines Lebens

Author: Monty Roberts

Publisher: Bastei Lübbe (Bastei Verlag)

ISBN: 9783404615896

Category: Nature

Page: 368

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Monty Roberts hat jahrzehntelang mit Pferden gearbeitet und seine JOIN-UP-Methode entwickelt. In diesem sehr persönlich gehaltenen Buch erinnert er sich an die charaktervollsten unter ihnen: Fiddle DOr, Johnny Tivio, Dually, Lomitas, Silvano und natürlich Shy Boy, seinen berühmten Mustang. Verständnis, Einfühlung und Respekt im Umgang mit der Kreatur sind Roberts Credo.Hier erzählt er nun, wie er die außergewöhnliche Kommunikationsfähigkeit der Pferde kennen gelernt und systematisch damit zu arbeiten begonnen hat. Ein MUSS für alle Pferdefreunde und Anhänger der Monty-Roberts-Methode des JOIN-UP.Das ganze Pferdewissen des Monty Roberts in einem Band
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101 Arena Exercises for Horse & Rider

Author: Cherry Hill

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN: 1603428208

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 224

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Take your riding to a new level! Bringing together recognized classic exercises for both English and Western riders plus her own original patterns and maneuvers, Cherry Hill provides an array of drills that will improve your riding technique. Whether you are a rider interested in expanding your repertoire or an instructor looking for new drills, these exercises will add excitement and variety to your training.
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Starting & Running Your Own Horse Business

Author: Mary Ashby McDonald

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN: 9780882669601

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 155

View: 2238

This guide shows readers how to run a successful business and make the most of their investments in horses, facilities, and equipment.
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How to Think Like a Horse

The Essential Handbook for Understanding Why Horses Do What They Do

Author: Cherry Hill

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN: 160342802X

Category: Pets

Page: 192

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In this fascinating best seller, Cherry Hill explores the way horses think and how it affects their behavior. Explaining why certain smells and sounds appeal to your horse’s sensibility and what sets off his sudden movements, Hill stresses how recognizing the thought processes behind your horse’s actions can help you communicate effectively and develop a trusting relationship based on mutual respect.
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Storey's Guide to Raising Horses

Author: Heather Smith Thomas

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN: N.A

Category: Pets

Page: 499

View: 6640

This complete reference for the horse owner includes full coverage of such essential topics as feeding and nutrition, foot care, disease prevention, dental care and mouth problems, keeping a stallion, selecting breeding stock, foaling, care of the young horse, and more. The newest addition to our popular Guide To Raising series.
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