Your Pony, Your Horse : A Kid's Guide to Care and Enjoyment
This book provides easy-to-follow instructions for caring for your horse in the best possible way. You'll learn how to choose the right horse for you, how to feed and protect him, how to keep him healthy and happy, how to handle and work with him safely, and where and how you can show him. For ages 9 and up."
- Paperback | 154 pages
- 178.6 x 253.7 x 10.9mm | 344.74g
- 19 Aug 1999
- Storey Books
- Vermont, United States
- 195 halftones and line illustrations
marketed for children, but even rookie adults will find it readable with being insulting many, many illustrations lots of eye-grabbing side-bars and informative boxes this book is practical. It s clear. " National Sporting Library & Michael Plumb s Horse Journal" A delightful book easy reading should make that important first step into the horse world a lot easier for the child and the parents. "Performance Horse" the perfect gift for youngsters just getting started with horses. "Performance Horse " written in an easy, conversational style suitable for any child old enough to begin caring for a large animal. "Rural Heritage" Cherry Hill s experience as an equestrian and trainer distinguishes her as a knowledgeable horsewoman. "ASPCA Animal Watch" All first-time horse owners should have such vital information. "ASPCA Animal Watch" [A] clear, easy-to-follow and helpful first guide to horse care for children. "ASPCA Animal Watch" If your child recently got a horse/pony, or you are planning on getting one for your child, this book is a must. "Morrisville, VT, News & Citizen" If you know a young horse or pony owner or an inquisitive wannabe they re likely to be fascinated by the entertaining and informative Your Pony, Your Horse: A Kid s Guide to Care and Enjoyment by Cherry Hill. " Las Cruces, NM, Sun News" "
Back cover copy
Owning a horse is a lot of fun -- and a lot of responsibility. This book provides easy-to-follow instructions -- complete with photographs, drawings, and diagrams -- to show you how to care for and understand your horse so you can become trusting and loyal friends. * How to select the kind of horse or pony that is best for you* How to feed, shelter, and provide fencing for your horse* How to keep your horse healthy and happy* How to handle your horse safely* How much time and money you will need to care for your horse* Where to find opportunities to show your horse