Calling horse lovers of all disciplines, levels, interests, and ages! Storeys stable of equine books covers every aspect of raising and training horses, as well as handling, riding, and understanding behavior. Youll find handy visual guides to breeds, health care, braiding, dressage, jumping exercises, and more. Theres also a special line of books for horse-crazy kids. Our authors are the very best equestrians, including Cherry Hill, Heather Smith Thomas, Charni Lewis, Jessica Jahiel, Judy Richter, Jessie Haas, and Lesley Ward.View all titles in this category
Next to riding, there is nothing horse people love more than to pamper and groom their horses, and braiding manes and tails is a particularly enjoyable grooming task for horse and rider alike. Here are 30 mane and tail braids for every occasion — from casual rides to blue-ribbon events — described with step-by-step illustrations and color photographs. Hang the book on a barn wall and create a horse hair salon.
Horse trainer and instructor Cherry Hill believes that every human/horse relationship benefits from a greater human understanding of what motivates horses, how they experience the world, what makes them happy, and what worries them. Journey through the equine mind with Hill as she explores all that makes a horse tick.
Horses love company and often form meaningful friendships with animals of other species. These 30 charming pull-out posters offer glimpses of playful and tender relationships between horses and dogs, cats, goats, birds, and more. Featuring delightful images that showcase the adorable and heartwarming bond between horses and their unconventional stable companions, this collection shines a light on the many ways horses shower their fellow animals with love. Kids of all ages will enjoy seeing how these very different animals support and entertain each other.
Settle in for hours of fun as you walk, trot, canter, and gallop your way through this horse-themed activity book. Cindy A. Littlefield presents 102 brainteasers, word games, jokes, riddles, and puzzles that will keep horse-crazy children entertained for hours. Packed with fascinating bits of equine trivia and plenty of illustrations, this book will jumpstart kids’ creativity and boost their problem-solving skills, while at the same time teaching them about their favorite animals. Get ready for some serious horsing around.
Understanding your horse’s behavior is an essential aspect of creating a mutual bond of trust, respect, and friendship. In a handy question-and-answer format, Dr. Jessica Jahiel explains the language and logic of how horses learn and communicate, enabling you to interpret and properly respond to your animal’s quirky ways. From fear of the vet to unstoppable kicking, this guide provides proven techniques for helping your horse break bad habits, along with creative ideas for fostering a healthy relationship filled with love and affection.