The Horse Conformation Handbook

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Storey Publishing, LLC #ad - Explaining how conformation relates to structure and function, Heather Smith Thomas shows you how to identify a horse’s desirable attributes and potential faults. You’ll learn to train your eye to see past an animal’s physical beauty and recognize proper balance, trainability, leg angles, and height as you confidently select horses that have superior durability, and athletic potential.

. Horses with good conformation move fluidly, experience less wear and tear on joints, and are more apt to stay fit. Storey Publishing.

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The Horse Anatomy Workbook: A Learning Aid for Students Based on Peter Goody's Classic Work, Horse Anatomy Allen Student

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JA Allen #ad - Equine students have long been familiar with Goody's Horse Anatomy: The Pictorial Approach to Equine Structure, a textbook used in equine colleges all over the world. A natural stable mate to horse anatomy, The Horse Anatomy Workbook will assist a new generation of students to familiarize themselves with equine structure and terminology.

Students are asked to label or color various parts of the equine body in a succession of exercises covering every part of the horse and every aspect of its structure, from the skeleton to the outer surfaces. Equine anatomical structure and terminology is universally regarded as one of the most difficult aspects of equine studies.

The Horse Anatomy Workbook: A Learning Aid for Students Based on Peter Goody's Classic Work, Horse Anatomy Allen Student #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Now, talented equestrian artist maggie Raynor has prepared a workbook designed to make learning not only easier, based on this classic work, but a lot more fun.

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Horse Anatomy for Performance

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David & Charles #ad - Rare book Used book in Good Condition.

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Breeding the Racehorse

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JA Allen #ad - Mint Condition. Written by one of the most successful thoroughbred breeders of the twentieth century, this book sets out the essential principles of breeding and inheritance and the theories that made Tesio one of the most revered names in the thoroughbred industry worldwide. New. Used book in Good Condition.

Breeding the Racehorse #ad - . No quibbles returns. Guaranteed packaging. Dispatch same day for order received before 12 noon.

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Beyond Horse Massage: A Breakthrough Interactive Method for Alleviating Soreness, Strain, and Tension

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Trafalgar Square Books #ad - No quibbles returns. Guaranteed packaging. Includes chapters with Tips & Techniques, anatomical explanations and examples from Jim's practice help deepen your understanding. This practical book: • has step-by-step instructions, photographs and illustrations • is ideally suited to accompany you to the barn, where you will practice the Masterson Method® techniques on horses.

Dispatch same day for order received before 12 noon. Would you like to enable your horse to perform and feel better, and for equine clientele competing in fei world cup, jim masterson, Equine Massage Therapist for the 2006 and 2008 and 2010 USET Endurance Teams, to overcome old limitations and restrictions and reach its full potential? In this book, teaches a unique method of equine bodywork, Pan American and World Games competitions, in which the practitioner recognizes and follows the responses of the horse to touch to release tension in key junctions of the body that most affect performance.

Beyond Horse Massage: A Breakthrough Interactive Method for Alleviating Soreness, Strain, and Tension #ad - . Has a "quick reference" section will point you to exercises that are specifically suited to your particular discipline, endurance, may it be dressage, eventing or barrel racing, or others in the vast realm of horse sports. By using these techniques, attitude, training and performance • restore muscular and structural balance, comfort, you are able to: • achieve a release of accumulated stress in deep-seated key junctions of the horse's body that affects mobility, and knowing the responses to look for, and natural alignment • enable your horse to perform optimally and respond to your training without stiffness and pain • achieve new levels of communication and trust with your horse that spill over into other areas of interaction.

Used book in Good Condition. Mint Condition. New.

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Anatomy, Care and Health, Disease Diagnosis and Treatment - The Essential Hoof Book: The Complete Modern Guide to Horse Feet

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Trafalgar Square Books #ad - Mint Condition. No quibbles returns. Along the way, readers are given activities to help them better analyze and understand the most important aspects of equine hoof health, such as hoof balance, depth of sole, and point of breakover. Dispatch same day for order received before 12 noon. Easy–color photographs, and do–follow language, over 400 full–it–to–yourself exercises promise to empower horse owners and caretakers of all experience levels with the tools they need to accurately assess hoof health and keep their horses as sound and happy as possible.

. It also changes daily—for better or for worse—in response to external and internal factors. Few horse owners have the opportunity to acquire a deep understanding of the hoof, which limits their ability to advocate on their horses’ behalf and make informed decisions about hoof care and management.

The authors provide basic terms and anatomy, and cover the causes, treatments, white line disease, and prevention of commonly encountered problems, clearly illustrate the differences between healthy and unhealthy feet, discuss biomechanics and management concerns, including laminitis, and thrush. Used book in Good Condition.

Anatomy, Care and Health, Disease Diagnosis and Treatment - The Essential Hoof Book: The Complete Modern Guide to Horse Feet #ad - This book is the first resource of its kind to combine the most current and useful information available, gleaned from the research and wisdom of top hoof experts around the world, with a unique “hands-on” approach. New. The equine hoof is a complex marvel of natural engineering, built to withstand tremendous forces and able to adapt to an astonishing range of environmental conditions.

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Training Thoroughbred Horses

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Echo Point Books & Media #ad - Burch was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1963. New. From these notable horsemen, Burch studied and adopted the best to create his unique style of training. Used book in Good Condition. Morris. Preston burch 1884-1978 won nearly every major race and captured nearly every award, title, and accolade that racing can bestow during his training career, which spanned nearly 70 years.

Get the most out of your horse legally and safely! Training Thoroughbred Horses features the methods, secrets, tips, and advice of a Master Horseman. Guaranteed packaging. Ships from Vermont. No quibbles returns. His horses excelled at all distances, and enjoyed long, set track records, productive careers on the racetrack.

Training Thoroughbred Horses #ad - Dispatch same day for order received before 12 noon. The son of hall of Fame Trainer William P. Mint Condition. Burch provides the ingredients of shaping a winning horse. Burch, sam hildreth, preston grew up surrounded by the best trainers racing has ever seen and was tutored by James Rowe, and Green B. Learn the fundamentals of how to: select and train young horses to produce competitive runners condition each horse individually to achieve its maximum potential Place each horse where it can win, with the right jockey Treat minor injuries and prevent them from becoming career-stopping disasters Feed simple, trains well, this classic explains the timeless tactics of selecting horses for racing ability, wholesome rations that build muscle and power Manage your stable so that each horse eats well, training them to be reliable campaigners, and races well Commissioned by the reputable Blood-Horse magazine and initially published in 1953, on dirt or in the mud, and conditioning and placing them in the right spots.

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Horse Conformation: Structure, Soundness, and Performance

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Lyons Press #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Dispatch same day for order received before 12 noon. No quibbles returns. Guaranteed packaging. Mint Condition. Now in paperback, horse conformation is the single most valuable book on its subject and one that deserves a prominent place in every horse owner's or rider's library. Using hundreds of photographs and drawings, this masterfully produced book will show you how to develop the "eye" that any horseman needs to assess equine conformation and anatomy.

Its comprehensive text focuses on ideal and abnormal conformation features; balance and symmetry; the relationship between conformation faults and athletic ability; colors and markings; as well as anatomical elements, teeth, and aging; body systems; and the relationship between structure and function.

Horse Conformation: Structure, Soundness, and Performance #ad - New. In athletics as in architecture, form follows function, and nowhere is that truth more important than in equestrian sports. The better a horse's conformation how the animal measures up to, or "conforms, " to the ideal standards of its breed or type, the better it will be able to perform. Ships from Vermont.

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Horse Gaits, Balance, and Movement: Revised Edition

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Turner #ad - See the impact of shoeing and riding on movement. View flexion, bending and lateral movements. Find out how balance and conformation affect movement. Guaranteed packaging. No quibbles returns. The instant classic on horse movement is now completely revised and updated with color illustrations. Horses are born to move--a foal can walk, trot and gallop within hours of birth.

Get a close-up look at horse gaits and transitions. She illustrates movements common to all horses, reveals how a human in the saddle affects a horse's movement and helps you become a better, pinpoints movement problems, more accomplished rider. Observe the differences between good and poor movement. New. Dispatch same day for order received before 12 noon.

Horse Gaits, Balance, and Movement: Revised Edition #ad - Discover practical tips to improve your horse's movement Used book in Good Condition. In this unique book, susan Harris presents more than 300 eye-opening drawings that show you exactly how horses move. Mint Condition. But not all horses move equally well, and the way a horse moves can have a real impact on how you ride.

Turner. Ships from Vermont.

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Horse Anatomy: A Coloring Atlas, 2nd Edition

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Dogwise Publishing #ad - Ships from Vermont. Used book in Good Condition. Dispatch same day for order received before 12 noon. Turner. Mint Condition. This is a pleasant and rewarding learning tool for veterinary medicine students, equine science majors, horse trainers, 4-H horse projects and all horsemen, breeders and farriers. No quibbles returns.

Horse Anatomy: A Coloring Atlas, 2nd Edition #ad - Guaranteed packaging. New. You will explore equine anatomy by coloring the anatomically accurate illustrations of the horse s organs and reading the short descriptions accompanying them. This horse anatomy book is an excellent learning tool for all people who deal with horses or veterinary medicine.

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Horse Anatomy Dover Nature Coloring Book

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Dover Publications #ad - Horse Anatomy Dover Nature Coloring Book #ad - Mint Condition. Ships from Vermont. Dispatch same day for order received before 12 noon. All illustrations are clearly labeled and explained. Also included are notes on the evolution of the horse as well as general health and care issues. Guaranteed packaging. This incredibly detailed coloring book examines the external and internal anatomy of the horse, nervous system, and major organs, with 30 pages of accurate drawings highlighting the skeleton, muscles, including internal organs and the organs of locomotion.

Used book in Good Condition. An excellent introduction for horse lovers of all ages. Dover Publications. No quibbles returns. New. Turner.

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