This lightweight pocket guide is the ideal introduction for novices to horses and horse care. It includes information on their daily physical needs (water, food, shelter, exercise and companionship) and also delves into communicating with and approaching horses, their body language, tack, common knots and health care concerns. Most importantly, it provides daily, weekly and monthly checklists on how to care for a horse and even includes tips on how to select the horse that is best for you. It is an indispensable portable reference for novices horse riders of all ages. Made in the USA.
Learn in a week, what the experts learn in a lifetime.
An Unabridged, Digitally Enlarged Printing Of Charles Post's 1914 Classic, With Over 180 Highly Detailed Illustrations. Chapters Include, But Are Not Limited To: General Rules - Organization For Military Purposes - Marches - Records Of Endurance - Standard Pack Mules - Diseases Of Pack Animals - The Aparejo - Care Of The Pack Animal - Latigo - To Lair Up A Pack - Slinging The Cargo - One-Man Cargo Sling - Cross Sling - Diamond Hitch, Single And Double - Wiman One-Man Hitch - Pole Hitch - Saw Buck Saddle - Saw Buck Slings - Cross Tree Hitch - Squaw Hitch - Lifting Hitch - Stirrup Hitch - Saddle Hitch - To Construct A Travois - Mule Litter - Cordage, Ropes, Splices, Knots, Etc. - Comprehensive Index
In clear, easy-to-grasp language, the author covers many of the topics that you will need to know in order to win your dream job and be the first in line for a promotion.
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