This book has everything you need to know to care for horses while staying save and having fun.
Wehn it comes to horses, kids need to learn more than just "how to ride." The most improtant lessons begin on the ground, not only to keep all involved safe, but also to ensure the fair and proper care of the horse so that he remains healthy and happy.
Professional grooms and authors of the bestsellers 'World-Class Grooming for Horses' and 'World-Class Braiding Manes & Tails', Cat Hill and emma ford are both lifelong horsewomen who have managed barns for top riders in all disciplines, including Olympians and World Champions.They've put their wealth of experience in these pages with over 700 professional color photos with clear, numbered steps.
- Catching, leading and handling
- Daily grooming & tacking up
- Post-riding or lesson care
- Tack cleaning
- Barn chores
- Packing for shows
- Bathing, clipping & braiding
Hardcover, 184 pages, 8.8 x 0.8 x 11.3 inches, ISBN-10: 1646010825, ISBN-13: 978-1646010820, Reading level: 7 - 12 years, Grade level: 4 - 6