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TH01 - MANES & TAILS
By Valerie Watson
How to pull a mane and tail, plaiting a tail with thread or rubber bands, remedial mane plaiting, hogging a mane, two ways to plait a tail, safety check list. Over 70 colour illustrations. PB 24 Pages 71 Diagrams Size: 190x245m
$17.95



TH02 - TRIMMING & CLIPPING
By Valerie Watson
Trimming the head and legs, the clipping machine, how to clip, clipping the head, full clip, hunter clip, blanket clip, trace clip, useful tips, safety. Over 55 colour illustrations. PB 24 Pages 58 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95
 
TH03 - BOOTS & BANDAGES
Jane Holderness-Roddam
Correct methods of fitting, types of exercise boot, travelling boots, types of bandage, bandaging legs, tails and injuries, sewing/taping, care. Over 100 full colour illustrations. PB 24 Pages 103 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm

$17.95

TH04 - FITTING TACK
Jane Holderness-Roddam
Head collars and halters, bridles, bits, nosebands, saddles, girths, numnahs, martingales, breastplates, breast girths, cruppers, lungeing tack care. 95 full colour illustrations. PB 24 Pages 95 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95

TH05 - RUGS & ROLLERS
Jane Holderness-Roddam
Measuring, choosing, fitting, caring for stable rugs, blankets, sheets, New Zealand rugs, hoods, paddock sheets, breast straps, rollers and wither pads. Over 60 full colour illustrations. PB 24 Pages 62 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95

TH06 - COLOURS & MARKINGS
Jane Holderness-Roddam
How to recognise the points, variations of colour, head, leg and body markings, natural distinguishing features, brands, freeze and hoof marks. Over 65 full colour illustrations. PB 24 Pages 66 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95

TH07 - MAKING YOUR OWN JUMPS
Mary Gordon Watson
Types of show jump, wings, stands, cups, pins, course plan, cross country fences, ditches, banks, steps, water. Tools and maintenance. Over 115 full colour illustrations. PB 24 Pages 116 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95

TH08 - FIELD MANAGEMENT
Mary Gordon Watson
Recognising and eradicating weeds and poisonous plants, routine maintenance, grasses and herbs, security, fences, gates, safety, sheds, water. All colour illustrations. PB 24 Pages 63 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95

TH09 - BEDS & BEDDING
Mary Gordon Watson
Why horses need bedding, floors and drainage, types of bedding, how to muck out, storing bedding, muck heap, equipment hygiene and safety. Over 75 full colour illustrations. PB 24 Pages 77 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95

TH10 - FEEDS & FEEDING
Jane Holderness-Roddam
Rules of good feeding, roughage, hay, concentrates, nuts/mixes, supplements, calculating rations, feeding methods, at grass/stabled. Colour illustrations. PB 24 Pages 104. Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95

TH11 - PREPARING FOR A SHOW
Jane Holderness-Roddam
Choosing the right classes, trimming and clipping, plaiting and pulling, tack preparation, travelling, rider's clothes and equipment, arriving, competing. Over 90 colour illustrations. PB 24 Pages 92 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95

TH12 - FIRST AID
Jane Holderness-Roddam
What to do, when to call the vet, First Aid cupboard, common injuries and ailments, cleaning and covering wounds, tubing, poulticing, bandaging. All colour illustrations. PB 24 Pages 98 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95

.TH13 - STABLES & SHELTERS
Toni Webber
Stable types, site, layout and size, flooring/walls, doors, windows, fittings, stores, tack room maintenance, types of field shelter and construction. Over 80 colour illustrations. PB 24 Pages 82 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95

TH14 - SAFETY
Toni Webber
Hats, protective clothing, saddlery and tack, stable and field safety, handling tips, road safety, learning how to fall, lifting. Over 95 colour illustrations. PB 24 Pages 96 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95

TH15 - MOUTHS & BITS
Toni Webber
Horse's mouth, evolution and anatomy, tongue, ageing, care of mouth, principles of bitting, snaffles, curb, pelham, gag, problems bitless bridles. Over 90 full-colour illustrations. PB 24 Pages 91 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95
TH16 - FEET & SHOES
Toni Webber
Evolution and anatomy, the unshod foot, methods of shoeing, types of show, studs, care of feet, laminitis and other problems, faulty shoeing. Over 100 full colour illustrations. PB 24 Pages 102 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95
TH17 - BASIC COURSE BUILDING
Maureen Summers
How to plan safe and jumpable courses, size/stride of horse, distances for combinations, uprights, oxers, parallels, skill of rider and mount, safety tips. Over 75 full-colour illustrations. PB 24 Pages 79 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95
TH18 - JUMPING CROSS COUNTRY FENCES
Jane Wallace
Tack and equipment, safety, walking the course, start and first fence, rhythm, balance and impulsion, jumping eighteen different types of fences. Over 40 full-colour illustrations. PB 24 Pages 43 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95
TH19 - CONFORMATION
Pegotty Henriques
Proportion, head, topline, behind the saddle, underneath of horse, shoulders, legs, hocks, feet, musculature, condition, action, paces, ride. Over 70 full-colour illustrations. PB 24 Pages 72 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95
TH20 - RIDER'S AIDS, THE
Pegotty Henriques
Rider's position, basic aids, artificial aids, developing the aids, bend of horse, walk trot, canter, halt, turns and circles, turn on forehand, shoulder-in. Over 60 full-colour illustrations. PB 24 Pages 63 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm Special
$17.95
TH21 - GROOMING
Susan McBand
How to keep horses and ponies looking their best, grooming kits, feet, quartering, full grooming, wisping, banging,, shampooing, setting fair. Over 70 full-colour illustrations. PB 24 Pages 72 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95
TH22 - OUTDOOR PONY, THE
Susan McBane
Keeping a pony at grass, pony types, suitable fields, seasons, health, pasture care, feeding, rugs, headcollars, grooming, catching, exercise, security. Over 80 full-colour illustrations. PB 24 Pages 83 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95
TH23 - FLATWORK EXERCISES
Jane Wallace
Progressive schooling exercises, transitions, half halts, circles, serpentines, leg-yield, shoulder-in/out, counter-canter, square halts, rein-back. Designed to enhance the performance of horse and rider on the flat. Over 50 full colour illustrations.
PB 24 Pages 52 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95
TH24 - SHOW JUMPING
Jane Wallace
How to ride without knockdowns and refusals, spreads, parallels, triple bars, uprights, stiles, alternating parallels, doubles, combinations. Over 40 full-colour illustrations. PB 24 Pages 42 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95
TH25 - SOLVING FLATWORK PROBLEMS
Jane Wallace
Laziness, tenseness, excitability, crookedness, stiffness, one sidedness, leaning and on the forehand, over bending, not going forward, tail swishing, shying. Full colour illustrations throughout. PB 24 Pages 38 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95
TH26 - POLES & GRIDWORK
Jane Wallace
Single pole on the ground, canter poles on a circle, cantering over a small fence, simple grids, bounces, jumping on the angle, turning exercises. Full-colour illustrations throughout. PB 24 Pages 25 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95
TH27 - HERBS FOR HORSES
Jenny Morgan
Guide to the use of safe herbal remedies, infusions, decoctions, creams, poultices, compresses, oils, herbal hints and tips. Full-colour illustrations throughout.
PB 24 Pages 115 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95
TH28 - STARTING TO DRIVE
Sally Walrond
A step by step introduction to harnessing, putting to and driving technique, rein handling, moving off, changing pace, turning, driving on the road. Full-colour illustrations throughout. PB 24 Pages 73 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95
TH29 - DRESSAGE TEST TECHNIQUES
Judy Harvey
Tips for improving performance, training, preparation, learning the test, mental rehearsal, riding-in, riding the test, analysing the judge's comment. Full-colour illustrations throughout.
PB 24 Pages 70 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
ISBN: 1872082513
$17.95
TH30 - MOUNTED GAMES
Toni Webber
The ideal pony, training pony and rider, special skills, vaulting, neck-reining, games of speed and precision, making equipment, tack and clothing. Full-colour illustrations throughout. PB 24 Pages 65 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95
TH31 - SOLVING CROSS-COUNTRY PROBLEMS
Jane Wallace
How to avoid problems, lost confidence, starting, refusing, running out, turning, water, combinations, falling, pulling, slow times. Full-colour illustrations throughout
PB 24 Pages 34 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95

TH32 - IMPROVING THE RIDER'S POSITION
Joni Bentley
A guide to achieving a poised and effective position, weight distribution, body alignment, leg position, tension, rein contact. Full-colour illustrations throughout. PB 24 Pages 63 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95

TH33 - SOLVING SHOW-JUMPING PROBLEMS
Jane Wallace
Refusing, spooking, shying, rushing, running out, turning, cat jumping, backing off, pulling, jumping flat/crookedly, timing. Full-colour illustrations throughout.
PB 24 Pages 32 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95
TH34 - DRIVING QUESTIONS ANSWRED
Sallie Walrond
Types and vehicles for beginners, fitting of vehicle, napping, sore shoulders, traffic, standing still, pulling, showing and eventing. Full-colour illustrations throughout
PB 24 Pages Size: 190x245mm
$17.95
TH35 - NATURAL REMEDIES
Chris Day
Injuries and first aid, abscesses, arthritis, colic, cough, foot problems, laminitis, mud fever, ringworm, saddle sores, splint, sprains, sweet itch. Full-colour illustrations throughout. PB 55 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95

TH36 - LUNGEING
Judy Harvey
Holding the lunge, lungeing a young horse, problems and solutions, using trotting poles, working over jumps, side-reins, advanced work. Full-colour illustrations throughout. PB 24 Pages 60 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95

TH37 - DRIVING DO'S & DONT'S
Sallie Walrond
Correct harness fitting and care, vehicle maintenance, rein handling, driving on the road, preparing for a show, tips on showing, eventing classes. Full-colour illustrations throughout. PB 24 Pages 52 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95

TH38 - MASSAGE FOR HORSES
Mary Bromiley
Surface anatomy, circulatory and lymphatic systems, massage techniques, specific massages for different sports, pleasure, dressage, show jumping, cross country distance, driving, exercises for strenthening the hands. Full-colour illustrations throughout. PB 24 Pages 57 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95

TH39 - SCHOOLING PRINCIPLES
Michael Stevens
Relaxation in the horse, balance and regularity, energy versus impulsion, bending and suppleness, straightness, contact, collection. Full-colour illustrations throughout.
PB 24 Pages 70 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm

$17.95

TH40 - AROMATHERAPY FOR HORSES
Caroline Ingraham
Selection, doses, applications, behavioural problems, first aid, skin problems, oils for travelling, quick reference charts and tables. Full-colour illustrations throughout. PB 24 Pages 71 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95

TH41 - STARTING ENDURANCE RIDING
Clare Wilde
Equipment, conditioning, schooling, feet, health care, back-up crew, entering a ride, post-ride care. Full-colour illustrations throughout.
PB 24 Pages 112 Diagrams Size: 190x245mm
$17.95
 

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