Sports Books - Equestrian

The Ultimate Guide for Horses in Need: Care, Training, and Rehabilitation for Rescues, Adoptions, and Horses in Transition Cover Image
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.

Rough Magic: Riding the World's Loneliest Horse Race Cover Image
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
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.

Life Lessons from a Ranch Horse: 6 Fundamentals of Training Horses—and Yourself Cover Image
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
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
By Jane Savoie, Paul O'Shea (Foreword by)
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:

Yoga for Riders: Principles and Postures to Improve Your Horsemanship Cover Image
ISBN: 9781570769719
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Published: Trafalgar Square Books - August 4th, 2020

A highly illustrated guide to simple exercises that help equestrians become more aware and conscious while improving strength, flexibility, and balance.

Yoga teacher and horsewoman Cathy Woods explains how the meditative, mindful breathwork and lifestyle aspects of yoga traditions, as well as the postures, can be profoundly helpful in our interactions with horses.

What Horses Really Want: Unlocking the Secrets to Trust, Cooperation and Reliability Cover Image
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.

Stride Control: Exercises to Improve Rideability, Adjustability and Performance Cover Image
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

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