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.
"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. . . .
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.
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.
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.
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:
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.
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.
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