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The Sound Horse Bible By Sarah Widdicombe

The Sound Horse Bible by Sarah Widdicombe

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Summary

Helps horse owners keep their horse healthy and rideable, and deal with problems as they arise. This book assists them tackles the problems that can lead to loss of performance: the legs, back and teeth. It contains photographs to aid diagnosis as well as practical advice on treating and dealing with problems, from headshaking to laminitis.

The Sound Horse Bible Summary

The Sound Horse Bible: The Comprehensive Guide to Maintaining Soundness in Your Horse's Back, Legs and Teeth by Sarah Widdicombe

This book is a complete guide to maintaining soundness, with top veterinary advice from the experts, to help every horse owner keep their horse consistently healthy and rideable, and deal with problems as they arise. It tackles the key areas in which the horse can be plagued by persistent problems that lead to loss of performance: the legs, back and teeth. It contains accessible, clear information with detailed descriptions and photographs to aid diagnosis as well as practical advice on treating and dealing with problems, from headshaking to laminitis.

About Sarah Widdicombe

Sarah Widdicombe's equestrian experience includes studwork for the Horse of the Year show, qualifying as a Monty Roberts' Recommended Associate, and breeding and training her own horses. Sarah lives near North Bovey in Devon.

Table of Contents

1 Functions and Physiology; Teeth; Structure; Legs; Feet; 2 Preventative Care; Keeping teeth healthy; Caring for your horse's feet; Saddle fitting; Training and fitness; Assessing your horse; Caring for an older horse; Get the best from your vet; 3 Problem Solving; Teeth; Does my horse have teeth problems?; Problems in the teeth; Bitting problems; Headshaking; Back; Does my horse have back problems?; Problems in the back; Legs and feet; Is my horse lame?; Problems in the legs and feet; Controlling your horse's weight; Box rest; Protecting your horse's legs; Shoeing alternatives; Glossary; Index.

Additional information

GOR006004812
The Sound Horse Bible: The Comprehensive Guide to Maintaining Soundness in Your Horse's Back, Legs and Teeth by Sarah Widdicombe
Used - Very Good
Paperback
David & Charles
2008-06-27
192
0715329995
9780715329993
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