The United States Pony Club Manual of Horsemanship: Basics for Beginners/D Level Paperback – Apr 15 1994
There is a newer edition of this item:
Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought
No Kindle device required. Download one of the Free Kindle apps to start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, and computer.
Getting the download link through email is temporarily not available. Please check back later.
To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.
From the Back Cover
This book is written and illustrated for youngsters who want to learn to ride, especially those who are members of the U.S. Pony Clubs, Inc. and want to meet the USPC's Standards of Proficiency. If you are that youngster, you will be able to read this book on your own. It will show you how to become a careful, thoughtful rider and how to communicate with and understand your pony. Some sections, however, are meant to be read by an adult (a parent or riding instructor), so you can get the extra help you may need to reach your goals. By the time you have read this book you will know a lot about:
- riding in a ring and in the open
- beginning jumping
- pony care and handling
- having fun and meeting challenges
About the Author
About the Author
Susan E. Harris is a riding instructor, clinician, author and artist from Cortland, New York. She has taught all seats and styles of riding and currently travels nationwide to give riding clinics and instructor-training clinics in Centered Riding. Two of her books, the classic Grooming to Win and Horse Gaits, Balance and Movement, are published by Howell. She is writing two more Pony Club manuals: C Level (Intermediate) and B and A Levels (Advanced), which will be published soon.
What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?
Top Customer Reviews
Most recent customer reviews
I really thought this book was great in a kids point of view. I have learned more from just reading a book in my own home instead of being around horses!Published on April 11 1999
A great overview for the young rider. Summarizes the crucial facts in horse ownership/riding, without much extraneous prose. Plus has great diagrams.Published on Jan. 16 1999 by firstname.lastname@example.org
Look for similar items by category
- Books > Crafts, Hobbies & Home > Animal Care & Pets > Horses > Riding
- Books > Medical Books > Veterinary Medicine
- Books > Science & Math > Agricultural Sciences > Animal Husbandry
- Books > Science & Math > Medicine > Veterinary Medicine
- Books > Sports & Outdoors > Individual Sports > Horses > Equestrian