My First Book of Horses

by Ingrid Andersson (Author), Lena Furberg (Illustrator)
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For the first-time horse owner, My First Book of Horses guides young equestrians through this very importantand funcommitment. Beginning with a history of horses and what roles they?ve played throughout history, readers will get a full-color glimpse of horses with knights in full armor, as companions to the Native Americans, in formal dressage competitions, racing, and as a mode of early transportation.

This book then delves into all the need-to-know horse basics, including:

  • How to identify all the most popular breeds of horses (including the Shetland pony, Arab, Tinker, Fjord horse, and American Quarter horse)
  • Advice on tips on keeping a healthy, happy horse
  • A step-by-step mane- or tail-braiding guide, grooming your horse, and cleaning up after your horse (yes, it must be done!)
  • The details of horse equipment: saddles, horseshoes, boots, gloves, and helmets
  • A full glossary of horse terminology so that you can speak the equine lingo confidently
If you or your children love horses, this book is for you!

Book details

Contributors
Marie Paulsson-Bertmar (Photographer)
Publication date
June 12, 2010
Publisher
Page count
48
ISBN
9781626369528
Paper ISBN
9781616080334
File size
24 MB