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Rough Magic: Riding the World's Loneliest Horse Race Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781948226981
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Published: Catapult - April 28th, 2020

"Taking off on a horse into the Mongolian Steppe sounds like the bracing inverse to an overpopulated, busy urban life, but having the skills and grit to pull it off is another thing entirely. . . .


Life Lessons from a Ranch Horse: 6 Fundamentals of Training Horses—and Yourself Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781510750906
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Published: Skyhorse - April 7th, 2020

Learn the underlying principles of speaking both “horse” and “human” from an internationally acclaimed horseman.

Life Lessons from a Ranch Horse describes celebrated horse trainer Mark Rashid’s experiences with one special—and especially challenging—horse named Buck.


What Horses Really Want: Unlocking the Secrets to Trust, Cooperation and Reliability Cover Image
$31.95
ISBN: 9781570769450
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Published: Trafalgar Square Books - May 19th, 2020

A book chock-full of answers to horse-behavior questions that will change equine life for the better.

Relationships with horses, whether for companionship or competition, are complex and ever-changing.


Foal Breeding for Beginners: A Step-by-Step Guide for the First-Time Horse Breeder Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781510750883
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Published: Skyhorse - April 7th, 2020

The Ultimate Companion for the First-Time Foal Breeder
 
Even for an experienced horse owner or caretaker, breeding your first foal can be an exciting yet nerve-racking experience.


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Running with Sherman: How a Rescue Donkey Inspired a Rag-tag Gang of Runners to Enter the Craziest Race in America Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780525433255
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Published: Vintage - July 28th, 2020

"A delight, full of heart and hijinks and humor." --John Grogan, author of Marley & Me: Life and Love with the World's Worst Dog


Distant Skies: An American Journey on Horseback Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9781570769603
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Published: Trafalgar Square Books - September 8th, 2020

Part American road trip, part coming-of-age story, and part ode to the horse--a remarkable memoir that explores the evolution of the human-animal relationship, and the raw beauty of a life lived outdoors.

On the first day of May, 1982, 23-year-old Melissa Chapman climbed aboard a horse, carrying a puppy named Gypsy, and rode away from everything, heading west.


The Ultimate Guide for Horses in Need: Care, Training, and Rehabilitation for Rescues, Adoptions, and Horses in Transition Cover Image
$34.95
ISBN: 9781570769627
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Published: Trafalgar Square Books - June 16th, 2020

A resource of astounding scope illustrating recommended management and retraining practices for horses and donkeys that have been ignored, neglected, abused, or starved.

Whether given a second chance through purchase, adoption, or rescue, the horse in the "wrong" situation should have a chance to find his way to the "right one." Veterinarian Dr.


Horseback Riding for Dummies Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781119607663
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Published: For Dummies - August 4th, 2020

Giddy up Your guide to horseback riding is here


Jane Savoie's Dressage Between the Jumps: The Secret to Improving Your Horse's Performance Over Fences Cover Image
By Jane Savoie, Paul O'Shea (Foreword by)
$29.95
ISBN: 9781570769283
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Published: Trafalgar Square Books - August 18th, 2020

A compelling collection of focused flatwork exercises for improving jumping performance.

Renowned author and mental training coach Jane Savoie breaks down the six most common problem areas she sees when horses jump:


Horse Owner's Guide to Toxic Plants: Identifications, Symptoms, and Treatments Cover Image
By Sandra McQuinn, Steven D. Price (Foreword by)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781510741652
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Published: Skyhorse - June 23rd, 2020

Horse Owner's Guide to Toxic Plants is a must-have, exclusive reference book for all horse owners, and the first of its kind on the subject of equines and plants. Keep this book in the medicine cabinet in the barn. Walk around the pastures with the book in hand, especially in late spring or early summer. Or pack it with on a trail ride.


Stride Control: Exercises to Improve Rideability, Adjustability and Performance Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781570769733
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Published: Trafalgar Square Books - June 2nd, 2020

The only book dedicated to learning to find and ride the ideal jumping distance with fundamental skills and enlightening lessons from one of the best in the business.

Understanding how to count strides helps to develop the rider's eye and "feel." Stride control means producing the correct number of strides and quality of stride to jump the jumps at hand--the emphasis is on the quality of


Wild Horses of the Summer Sun: A Memoir of Iceland Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781643135083
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Published: Pegasus Books - August 11th, 2020

A wondrous story of adventure and friendship featuring a group of women who ride Icelandic horses.

"Blame it or praise it, there is no denying the wild horse in us."—Virgina Woolf

Each June, Tory Bilski meets up with fellow women travelers in Reykjavik where they head to northern Iceland, near the Greenland Sea.


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