Higher Education

Equine Safety, 1st Edition

  • Steve Mackenzie State Unversity of New York, Cobleskill, New York
  • ISBN-10: 0827372310  |  ISBN-13: 9780827372313
  • 130 Pages
  • © 1998 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $128.50



Here is a unique book devoted entirely to equine safety issues for horsemen from all disciplines. A well-illustrated, thoughtful and practical approach that covers everyday circumstances encountered by all students and instructors - beginners to experienced riders - from restraining, catching and leading, stall and paddock etiquette, to tacking up and trailering.

Features and Benefits

  • utilizes a hands-on, practical approach to handling horses in numerous situations
  • extensive coverage of the various safety zones to be aware of when working around the horse
  • simple language and step-by-step instructions makes book suitable for beginners and experienced riders

Table of Contents

The Basics Of Groundwork. Basic Restraints. Catching, Leading and Tieing. Stalls and Paddocks. Lungeing and Ground Driving. Tack. Trailering. Index

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