Essential Care of the Ridden Horse

By: Gray, Peter

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hardcover - Some shelf and edgewear, otherwise a good clean solid copy. Dust jacket is slightly chipped, but otherwise still a good solid copy - In this title, Peter Gray pays particular attention to those common conditions that call a temporary halt to riding activity - lameness, respiratory infections, muscular strains - but that are very often caused by incorrect management.


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He sets out to extend and reinforce that knowledge with this thorough yet easy-to-read guide to caring for the ridden horse. Whether the owner enjoys gentle hacks through the countryside or the thrill of competition, understanding how to keep the horse at peak fitness is all part of the relationship. Peter Gray pays particular attention to to those common conditions that call a temporary halt to riding activity - lameness, respiratory infections, muscular strains - but that are very often caused by incorrect management and are therefore avoidable. He also unravels the important factors that influence performance in horses facing active competition; the practical, sensible everyday things that can mean the difference between losing and winning. This is a book of good sense, practical advice and thorough expert knowledge for all owners who want the best for their horses.

Title: Essential Care of the Ridden Horse

Author Name: Gray, Peter

Illustrator: Illlustrated

Categories: .Animal Topics - Horses,

Publisher: Newton Abbot, United Kingdom, David & Charles Publishers: 2002

ISBN Number: 0715311581

ISBN Number 13: 9780715311585

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Seller ID: NS15949

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