Sports Books - Equestrian

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 - May 15th, 2020

In the United States alone, it is estimated that almost 150,000 horses per year are unwanted. This number grows exponentially when you consider horses worldwide. What is "unwanted"? The term is used to refer to horses that are old, injured, sick, unmanageable, or fail to meet expectations. The horse may have a lameness or illness...or he could just be the wrong color or gender.


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. . . .


Distant Skies: An American Journey on Horseback Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9781570769603
Availability: Backordered
Published: Trafalgar Square Books - April 7th, 2020

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

She left a happy, healthy family, a decent job, a boyfriend she cared about, and friends she enjoyed. Yet she said good-bye to all of it.


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.


Cloud's Legacy: The Wild Stallion Returns Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781620083628
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Published: Companionhouse Books - January 7th, 2020

Ginger Kathrens continues the saga of the wild horses of the Arrowheads in Cloud's Legacy, a companion volume to PBS's NATURE program. An award-winning wildlife documentary filmmaker, Kathryns is passionate about the plight of wild horses in North America, and it is with great joy that she watches the cast of Cloud's Legacy run and interact freely on America's wide open spaces.


Jane Savoie's Dressage Between the Jumps: The Secret to Improving Your Horse's Performance Over Fences Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781570769283
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Published: Trafalgar Square Books - March 31st, 2020

Jane Savoie's books have changed the way people ride.


Yoga for Riders: Principles and Postures to Improve Your Horsemanship Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781570769719
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Published: Trafalgar Square Books - May 26th, 2020

What Horses Really Want: Unlocking the Secrets to Trust, Cooperation and Reliability Cover Image
$31.95
ISBN: 9781570769450
Availability: Backordered
Published: Trafalgar Square Books - April 1st, 2020

Relationships with horses, whether for companionship or competition, are complex and ever-changing. This is one of the reasons why "horsemanship" can become a lifelong pursuit: There is always a balance to be struck with our equine partners, and it demands continual growth and understanding on our side.


Stride Control: Exercises to Improve Rideability, Adjustability and Performance Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781570769733
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Published: Trafalgar Square Books - April 14th, 2020

Stride control (striding) is an essential part of any rider's development when jumping obstacles, and jumping them well, is a goal.

Understanding and implementing stride control (being able to adjust the number of strides before and between fences) improves a horse's rideability and allows the rider to further improve the horse's technique over an obstacle.


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