The fun and easy way® to train, care for, and have fun with your horse
If you're crazy about horses and thinking about buying one, then this friendly guide is just what you need to giddyup and go. From boarding, feeding, and grooming to training, riding, competing, and more, it tells you how to keep your four-hoofed friend happy and take your riding skills to the next level.
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Praise for Horses For Dummies
"Andrea Pavia's longstanding passion for horses serves as a wellspring for providing readers with accurate, inspiring, and interesting information on equines."
Moira Harris, Editor, Horse Illustrated and Equine Athlete magazines
"A must-have resource for horse lovers and novice owners. . . . An easy-to-read, informative book that takes readers through all aspects of the equestrian world."
Carroll Brown Arnold, Publisher/Editor, America's Cutter and America's Barrel Racer magazines
It's actually more basic than I thought or I know way more about horses than I thought I did. The book covers a lot of basic horse sense and ownership and is good, however I was... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Cameron J Cuthbert
This book covers everything which makes the experience with my horse even better.Published 7 months ago by RaRa
As a beginner to riding, I was looking forward to a book that would sum up the basics of horse handling, and the history of the horse/human relationship. Read morePublished 12 months ago by mjw
Properly caring for a horse from a health and welfare point of view is not something "for dummies". Read morePublished on Oct. 16 2004
I just picked this book up and enjoyed it. However when Horse Sense 101 says they focus too much on the hardships of ownership, i think she is totally off. Read morePublished on Jan. 8 2004
I loved this book and it's very helpful! It explains everything in a way anybody could easily understand, yet it's not boring! Read morePublished on Aug. 4 2002
An excellent start for those just starting to deal with horses.
Read the book and then learn something from Native Americans. Read more