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Guide to Buying Your First (or Next) Horse By Anne Gage
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A horse trainer and riding coach focusing on helping horse women rebuild their confidence, Anne Gage often gets calls for help from well horse lovers who thought they had bought the horse of their... More > dreams, only to have it turn into a night mare. Buying the right horse for you is essential for ensuring a happy future for both you and your horse. It’s easy to let your heart rule your head, and get caught up in the emotional excitement of choosing a horse. Your buying decision requires careful thought and planning. The tips in this guide will help you make smart choices while still having a fun. Tips in the Guide include: > Where to look (and where NOT to look) for horses for sale > Etiquette when looking at horses > Questions You Must Ask Every Seller > What to Look For When Trying horses > Basic Equine Body Language that Can Be a Sign of Training Problems > How to Take a Test Ride > Making an Offer to Purchase > Much more!< Less
In Pursuit of a Horse By Christine Meunier
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Jacqui King has settled in well at her family’s new property Genesis. She has even made some horsey friends. Jacqui’s two close friends Hannah Johnston and Geordie Smith have been told... More > by their parents that they are allowed to each get a pony. It so happens that Hannah has an Aunt Jan who breeds and trains ponies for a living. An invitation is extended to the girls to come to Jan’s place for a short stay to ride her ponies and find two to buy. Jacqui is thrilled at the idea of learning to ride better. Even more exciting is the fact that at the end of their stay, her two close friends will be brining their ponies back to agist at Genesis. Even if she isn’t getting her own pony, Jacqui is delighted for her friends and eager to help them each find their perfect first pony.< Less
Lessons In Learning According to the Horse - Learn to Become a Partner With Your Horse By Building a Relationship First By Terri Jordan
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Discover the secrets of learning from your horse and become a partner with your horse by building a strong relationship first. You will save valuable time by preventing frustrations that go along... More > with training your horse. Catch your breath, warm your heart, and challenge every emotion within you...in Lessons in Learning According to the Horse. Terri dives deep into the psyche of a horse and translates the horse's needs to the reader. Through her wisdom that she shares in this book, readers can improve on their horsemanship. She covers many aspects from laying out the groundwork with a new horse to being able to train a horse you may have had for years. The Bonus section, A Guide to Buying the Right Horse should be read by anyone who is thinking of purchasing a horse. Anyone involved with horses, from a novice to an experienced rider, can benefit from reading this book.< Less
Emma And The Cutting Horse By Martha Deeringer
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When Emma Dean’s parents buy a plain sorrel mare with slightly crooked knees at a prestigious horse sale, Emma isn’t sure whether to be elated or disappointed. Cranky and irascible, the... More > mare refuses to warm up to people or other horses. After she dumps Emma in the dirt on her first ride, Emma’s dad loads the mare in a trailer and takes her to a trainer to protect his daughter from the bumps, bruises and broken bones that can result from riding a cantankerous 2 year-old. At first the mare seems like an outlaw, but beneath her plain red coat and independent attitude, the trainer slowly uncovers a surprising streak of hidden talent and an unexpected natural balance and athletic ability. When a well-known cutting horse trainer approaches Emma’s parents about training the mare for the NCHA Futurity, the family must make a difficult decision. Should they stretch their already strained budget to pay for training and futurity nomination fees? Could such a hardheaded little mare become a champion cutting horse?< Less
A Horse Named Viking By Caroline Akervik
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A rogue. An outlaw. An unlikely hero. Viking is the sole offspring of a savage and vicious mare. The colt is the pride of the stable until his dam kills a groom in her stall. Viking is a painful... More > reminder of the tragedy, and so he is sold off. The black colt has a coarse face and a mean curl to his nostrils, but he is beautifully proportioned with magnificent gaits. With his teeth and thick weapon of a tail, Viking brutalizes everyone who handles him and humiliates the best trainers in the world until Anne O’Neil tries him. The first time she rides him, she declares she will not buy him if he was the last apple in the barrel. The second time, she rides him as if he is as sensitive as one of her Thoroughbreds, and she is amazed by the results. Kindness and sugar turn out to be the keys to Viking’s heart. Viking and Anne become rising stars until a cruel and brutal trainer seeks to crush his spirit. A Horse Named Viking follows the life journey of an incredible, unforgettable horse.< Less
A Horse Named Viking By Caroline Akervik
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Viking is the sole offspring of a savage and vicious mare. The colt is the pride of the stable until his dam kills a groom in her stall. Viking is a painful reminder of the tragedy, and so he is sold... More > off. The black colt has a coarse face and a mean curl to his nostrils, but he is beautifully proportioned with magnificent gaits. With his teeth and thick weapon of a tail, Viking brutalizes everyone who handles him and humiliates the best trainers in the world until Anne O'Neil from the United States tries him. The first time she rides him, she declares that she will not buy him if he was the last apple in the barrel. The second time, she rides him with a different philosophy, as if he is as sensitive as one of her Thoroughbreds, and she is amazed by the results. Kindness and sugar turn out to be the keys to Viking's heart. Viking and Anne become rising stars until a cruel and brutal trainer seeks to crush his spirit. A Horse Named Viking follows the life journey of an incredible, unforgettable horse.< Less
In Friends We Trust: Book 2 In the Friendship Series By Cassyashton Porter
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How do your best friends convince you that being paralyzed doesn’t mean you can’t do anything anymore? Tanner Windsor is paralyzed from the waist down in a shooting accident. Bitter,... More > mistrusting and angry at the world around him, young Tanner closes himself off from his family and friends. But Tanner’s best friends, Colin and Billy Masterson, have devised a plan to help him, including buying a special riding saddle so they can all go horseback riding together again. But first they have to find a way to get Tanner to open up and trust them.< Less
Paperback Book By Terri Jordan
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Discover the secrets of learning from your horse and become a partner with your horse by building a strong relationship with him first. You will save valuable time preventing some of the... More > frustrations that go along with training your horse. Catch your breath, warm your heart, and challenge every emotion within you...in Lessons in Learning According To The Horse. In Lessons In Learning According To the Horse: Learn To Become A Partner With Your Horse by Building A Relationship First Terri Jordan explains: • Three Aspects of Horsemanship • Horse Psychology • Energy • Leadership • What is Foundation • Quality versus Quantity • Tolerance versus Acceptance • Introducing New Things • Applying Approach and Retreat in Foundation • Development • Willing, Soft and Confident, What Does It Look Like • Versatility • In The Face of Adversity • And much, much, more! A Special Bonus Gift is included: A Guide to Buying your Horse< Less
The Car Show By Nicolae Sfetcu
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An automobile, usually called a car (an old word for carriage) or a truck, is a wheeled vehicle that carries its own engine. Older terms include horseless carriage and motor car, with... More > "motor" referring to what is now usually called the engine. It has seats for the driver and, almost without exception, for at least one passenger. The automobile was hailed as an environmental improvement over horses when it was first introduced. Before its introduction, in New York City, over 10,000 tons of manure had to be removed from the streets daily. However, in 2006 the automobile is one of the primary sources of worldwide air pollution and cause of substantial noise and health effects. In this e-book we will detail the most interesting and important characteristics of the automobiles, car maintenance, styling features, car body style, the standard classification of the cars, an history of the automobiles, introduction in the automotive industry, and the traffic code, rules and signs.< Less
Death In the Woods and Other Stories By Sherwood Anderson
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"Death in the Woods" is presented as a first-person narrative by an unreliable narrator, who tells the story of an old woman, Mrs. Grimes. Mrs. Grimes lives on the edge of society and... More > survives by selling eggs and using the proceeds to buy food for herself, her small family and the animals in her care. Her husband is considered to be a horse thief, and the couple is looked down on by others. On the last day of her life, Mrs. Grimes walks into town to trade some eggs and buy some meager supplies. Her dogs follow her into town. According to the narrator, the butcher was unusually friendly and compassionate on this visit (because of the snowy, cold weather), giving her some extra liver and speaking to her kindly. She begins her walk home late in the day. On her way home, she leaves the road and walks through the woods, probably a short cut. On this shortcut she reaches a clearing where she sits down to rest. While sitting down, she dies.< Less