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The Horse Agility Handbook: A Step-By-Step Introduction to the Sport Paperback – Jan 20 2012


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Product Details

  • Paperback: 180 pages
  • Publisher: Trafalgar Square Books (Jan. 20 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1570764883
  • ISBN-13: 978-1570764882
  • Product Dimensions: 18.8 x 1.8 x 23.9 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 544 g
  • Average Customer Review: 4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #82,285 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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"A qualified teacher with a degree in education, (Vanessa Bee) explains in 15 chapters the progression from attitude and suitability through working the horse at liberty to the construction of safe obstacles and the organization of playdays and competitions." —Lone Star Horse Report (June 2012)


"International Horse Agility Club founder Vanessa Bee offers the advice you need to get started in the sport of horse agility, including proper handling, body language, obstacle and course construction, and organizing events." —Horse Illustrated (August 2012)


"Using a basis of natural horsemanship techniques, . . . Vanessa Bee, covers all aspects of the sport, including instructions for construction of obstacles as well as the proper procedure for introducing this type of play to your horse. . . . This book introduces you to a fun, new way to bond with your horse." —Equine Journal (January 2013)

About the Author

Vanessa Bee is a professional horse handler who teaches safe handling, ground skills, and horse agility to equine students, wardens, equine clubs, and all equine staff, volunteers, and inspectors for Ireland's Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.

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If you want to try a new fun sport or even just play with your horse I recommend this book 100%. Very easy to understand and she also gives tips on how to build the obstacles on which I have built a few. Buy this book and go have fun with your horse or pony :)
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By centaurfemale on Feb. 12 2014
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This was a great purchase as I was curious about the sport, and it has great step by step sequencing and helpful photos with concise text. I would recommend it!
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I'm enjoying the exercises and find her step-by-step approach easy to follow and very logical in their progression to more advanced games.
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Vanessa provides an excellent opportunity to learn how to interact with your horse in a fantastic relationship building sport. Whether you are a rider or just like to hang out with your horse this is a fun and productive activity book.
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but then i knew it would be.pretty hard to mess up on a book lol thanks for having it available
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