The BHS Complete Manual of Horse and Stable Management


Author: Josephine Batty-Smith
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781905693184
Category: Pets
Page: 504
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The British Horse Society’s comprehensive guide to the care and management of horses and ponies. The aim of this volume is to provide a reliable source of information and advice on all practical aspects of horse and stable management. The manual has been compiled by a panel of experts each drawing on considerable experience and contributing specialized knowledge on his or her chosen subject. Filled with reliable information and advice on modern stable management practices, the book provides a sound foundation for Horse Knowledge and Care Stages 1 to 4 and the BHS Stable Manager’s Certificate. Throughout, the emphasis is on the adoption of correct and safe procedures for the welfare of all who come into contact with horses, as well as for the animals themselves.

The BHS Complete Manual of Stable Management


Author: British Horse Society
Publisher: Half Halt Press
ISBN: 9781872119038
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 408
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This single-volume edition supersedes the previous seven-volume series on stable management. It is designed to provide a sound foundation for Horse Knowledge and Care, stages one to four, and for the BHS Stable Manager's Certificate, and offers horse owners a guide to the care and management of horses and ponies.

The Manual of Horsemanship


Author: Pony Club
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781907279133
Category: Horsemanship
Page: 432
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14th edition. Covers all aspects of horsemastership in a single volume, revised and brought up to date by members of the Training Committee of The Pony Club.

The BHS Complete Manual of Equitation

The Training of Horse and Rider
Author: Patrick Print
Publisher: Kenilworth Press
ISBN: 9781905693375
Category: Pets
Page: 224
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The BHS Complete Manual of Equitation is the official handbook for all those learning to ride and/or train horses and also for teachers of riding. It is based on the hugely successful BHS Manual of Equitation which was first published nearly thirty years ago and which was updated and reprinted many times. The Complete Manual retains core material from The Manual and this has been updated and new chapters have been added by leading specialists, all of whom are Fellows of the BHS, on The Historical Review, The Scales of Training, The Training of the Dressage Horse, Jump Training and Cross-country Riding. The BHS Complete Manual of Equitation is a complete, authoritative training guide for horse and rider both on the flat and over show jumps and cross-country fences, based on sound classical principles that have stood the test of time.

The BHS Veterinary Manual


Author: P Stewart Hastie
Publisher: Quiller Publishing Limited
ISBN: 9781905693627
Category: Horses
Page: 656
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Authoritative, comprehensive and practical, this fully updated and revised edition includes new material on: Laminitis, Equine Metabolic Syndrome, Body Condition Scoring, Biosecurity including Yard Biosecurity plans and National Biosecurity plans; and a brief overview on international horse movements. Also included are sections on Exotic Diseases, Equine Grass Sickness, Atypical Myopathy and an update on RAO (COPD). The BHS Veterinary Manual is a companion volume to The BHS Complete Manual of Stable Management and indirectly to The BHS Complete Manual of Equitation. They are intended primarily for examination students but should also be essential reading for all who care about and care for the horse.

Horse and Stable Management


Author: Jeremy Houghton Brown,Sarah Pilliner,Zoe Davies
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118709675
Category: Medical
Page: 440
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Since the first edition was published in 1984 Horse and Stable Management has become the recognised source of reliable information on all aspects of the practical management of horses and ponies. It is now the established textbook for everyone who owns a horse or works with horses. This fourth edition has been radically revised and reorganised to include the most up-to-date and accurate procedures and advice. With many new photographs, Horse and Stable Management includes chapters covering evolution and behaviour, conformation and action, routine preventive measures, nursing the sick horse, first aid, lameness and the management of breeding stock. Horse and Stable Management is essential reading for those taking British Horse Society and Association of British Riding Schools examinations as well as those taking college equine courses or National Vocational Qualifications in horse care and management. The Authors Jeremy Houghton Brown was manager of the British National Equestrian Centre and the British Racing School, then for many years principal lecturer in equine studies at Warwickshire College, where he started and pioneered British equine education. Above all, he is an experienced, practical horseman. Sarah Pilliner is an equine consultant specialising in horse care. She is also an experienced lecturer, competition rider, senior examiner, and the author of several books. Zoe Davies is a former lecturer in equine science, a consultant equine nutritionist, author and external examiner for higher education courses. She has substantial experience in equine management and training. From previous reviews: ‘A new classic… a clearly written and easily understood handbook.’ Riding ‘It is extremely comprehensive. It is also accurate. In fact, a most valuable book for anyone who owns a horse.’ Horse and Hound ‘The approach and contents are refreshingly different… very informative and a valuable source of reference.’ Horse and Rider

Complete Horse Care Manual


Author: Colin Vogel
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0756676932
Category: Nature
Page: 216
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Illustrated in full color throughout, with more than 650 specially commissioned color photographs and diagrams, Complete Horse Care Manual is almost a Vet-in-Your-Pocket for horse owners, telling you how to provide regular care and attention for your horse, how to guard against health problems, and when the problem is serious enough to need professional attention. Providing the enthusiast with a sound understanding of how a horse functions, this manual clearly explains in non-technical terms the key elements of the horse's make-up, from legs and joints to teeth and jaws, from body systems to body language. Topics covered include the all-important but routine procedures such as clipping, trimming, and shoeing, to more vital subjects such as grazing requirements and nutritional needs. There are extremely useful 'Disorders' Fact Finder sections, there is advice on horse transport takes into account new research, and the latest information on equine passports and microchipping.

The BHS Manual of Equitation

The Training of Horse and Rider
Author: British Horse Society
Publisher: Kenilworth Press
ISBN: 9781872119335
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 144
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The authoritative system of training for horse and rider, from novice to advance standard.

The BHS Manual for Coaching and Teaching Riding


Author: Islay Auty,Margaret Linington-Payne
Publisher: Kenilworth Press
ISBN: 9781905693450
Category: Pets
Page: 144
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The official handbook for those studying the BHS teaching qualifications has now been fully updated and revised. Written for the BHS by a chief examiner, this handbook provides clear guidelines on how the skills of riding should be taught and how riding school lessons should be conducted. It is aimed at less experienced and trainee riding instructors, especially those involved with weekly riders and covers: * How to develop communication skills and effective body language * Advice on teaching adult novices and children, whether in groups or one-to-one * Valuable multi-option lesson plans * Choosing school horses and keeping them happy in their work * Safety and insurance, and how to cope with mishaps and accidents * Dealing with rider problems, such as nervousness, stiffness, poor coordination, etc.

BHS Complete Training Manual for Stage 1


Author: Islay Auty,Margaret Linington-Payne
Publisher: Kenilworth Press
ISBN: 9781905693603
Category:
Page: 144
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Used in conjunction with 'The BHS Manuals of Equitation and Stable Management' and 'The BHS Veterinary Manual', this is the authorised course companion for British Horse Society tests and exams.

Natural Horse Care


Author: Pat Coleby
Publisher: Hachette Australia
ISBN: 0733630529
Category: Pets
Page: 256
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This practical and definitive guide explains how to keep horses in excellent health the natural way. The vital roles of correct feed rations, vitamins and minerals in the health of a horse are fully explained; and practical guidance is given on topics such as selecting the right food, treating ailments with natural remedies, dealing with recovery from injury, and combating equine flu. Trainers, breeders and horsekeepers of all kinds will benefit enormously from Pat Coleby's many years of experience working with horses in the UK and Australia. She is a qualified vet, and also the author NATURAL PET CARE.

Bhs Riding and Roadcraft 12th Ed


Author: British Horse Society
Publisher: Kenilworth Press
ISBN: 9781905693139
Category: Horsemanship
Page: 60
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This essential textbook for the BHS Riding and Road Safety Test has been revised and updated to include the latest Highway Code. This edition is concisely laid out with illustrations and diagrams which will help provide riders with clear and simple guidance on how to handle the many different situations presented to them.

Horse Business Management

Managing a Successful Yard
Author: Jeremy Houghton Brown,Marcus Clinton
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1405183470
Category: Medical
Page: 275
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Jeremy Houghton Brown and Marcus Clinton offer you their expert advice on modern equine business techniques, sharing their wealth of practical experience, and their through understanding of the horse industry. --

The Course Companion for BHS Stages III & IV


Author: Maxine Cave
Publisher: J. A. Allen, Limited
ISBN: 9780851316567
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 225
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The Course Companion covers the Horse Knowledge and Care elements of the BHS Stage examinations III and IV. Within each chapter, there are headings to show which subject matter is required at each level as well as suggestions for practical follow-up work and helpful hints on examination technique. The book is an invaluable study and revision aid which no examination candidate will want to be without. The subject matter will be equally helpful to anyone involved with the care and management of horses, whether in a private or professional capacity.

Equine Fitness

A Conditioning Program of Exercises & Routines for Your Horse
Author: Jec Aristotle Ballou
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 1603424636
Category: Medical
Page: 135
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Includes illustrated exercises and routines for horses of very age, ability and discipline, with conditioning aimed at improving soundness, stamina, longevity and quality of motion, in a book geared toward all types of riders, from backyard horse owners to competitive show riders. Original.

Complete Horse Riding Manual


Author: William Micklem
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0756699878
Category: Pets
Page: 400
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Horses allow ordinary people to do extraordinary things, and this extraordinary book shows you how. Now revised and updated, the Complete Horse Riding Manual covers dressage, show jumping, and cross-country riding, detailing everything you need to know to compete in these events, whether you are a beginner or more experienced rider. Complete Horse Riding Manual is brimming with advice on finding the best horse for you, training a young horse, forming the ultimate horse-and-rider team, boosting and maintaining your own physical fitness and suppleness, and building the fitness and stamina of your horse.

101 Jumping Exercises for Horse & Rider


Author: Linda Allen,Dianna Robin Dennis
Publisher: Storey Publishing
ISBN: 160342394X
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 240
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Get jumping! This collection presents a logical series of fun and rewarding exercises that are designed to develop your horse-jumping skills. With straightforward instructions and clear arena maps, this guide can be hung on a pole and easily referenced from the saddle. In addition to clearly articulated goals and progressively difficult variations, each exercise also includes encouraging advice on what the rider should keep in mind while jumping. Saddle up and get ready to fly through the air with grace and confidence.

Bhs Training Manual for Stage 3 and Ptt


Author: Islay Auty,British Horse Society Staff,British Horse Society
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781872119465
Category: Horsemanship
Page: 240
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Written for the BHS by a chief examiner and based on the latest syllabus (extensively revised in 2002), this training manual provides clear guidelines on the requirements of the Stage 3 and PTT examinations.

Ride Safe

A Modern Approach to Riding Safely in All Environments
Author: THE BRITISH HORSE SOCIETY.
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781910016268
Category: Horsemanship
Page: 96
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Ride Safe is the foundation for any horse and rider to be safe when riding out and about in all environments.