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How to Raise Horses: Everything You Need to Know; Updated & Revised (Ffa)

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If you want to raise a healthy, contented horse—whether for the trail or the ring—you’ll want the expert advice on the pages of this full-color guidebook. How to Raise Horses is the essential primer of horse ownership. An invaluable resource for both beginner and veteran, it explains in detail all aspects of horse care, from buying that first horse to breeding and showing. Illustrated with more than 200 color photographs.
 
With How to Raise Horses, you’ll be able to:
*Choose a breed and purchase your horse
*House and feed your horses
*Manage your horses and keep them healthy
*Select a breeding program
*Deliver and raise foals
*Show horses at fairs and club meets
*Raise horses on your farm or boarding stable
 
Since 1928, the National FFA Organization—formerly known as Future Farmers of America—has been dedicated to agricultural education. Today, there are more than 500,000 members in 7,358 chapters in 50 states, as well as 5 million alumni.
 
About the authors:
Samantha Johnson and Daniel Johnson have collaborated on several rural-living guidebooks, including The Field Guide to Horses and How to Raise Rabbits. Both are 4-H alumni and live on the family farm, Fox Hill Farm, in far northern Wisconsin. Samantha is a certified horse show judge and raises purebred Welsh Mountain ponies and Dutch, Holland Lop, and Netherland Dwarf rabbits. Daniel is a professional photographer whose work can be seen at www.foxhillphoto.com.

Synopsis:

In this freshly updated second edition of How to Raise Horses, you’ll find all the information you need to raise and train any type of horse imaginable.

Synopsis:

Since 1928, the National FFA Organization, formerly known as Future Farmers of America, has been dedicated to agricultural education. Today, there are more than 550,000 members in 7,498 chapters throughout all 50 states as well as 5,000,000 alumni around the country. The contents of this book were reviewed and approved by Dr. Clint Rusk, associate professor of the youth development and agricultural education department at Purdue University, in accordance with industry standards.
 
Daniel and Samantha Johnson (Phelps, WI) have collaborated on a number of rural-living guidebooks, including The Field Guide to Horses and How to Raise Rabbits. Both are 4-H alumni and live on the family farm, Fox Hill Farm, in far northern Wisconsin. Samantha is a certified horse show judge and raises purebred Welsh Mountain ponies and Dutch, Holland Lop, and Netherland Dwarf rabbits. Daniel is a professional photographer whose work can be seen at www.foxhillphoto.com.

Synopsis:

Backed by the National FFA Organization, our acclaimed series of How to Raise guides has helped countless first-time animal owners across the United States confidently care for their new companions. In this freshly updated second edition of How to Raise Horses, you’ll find all the information you need to raise and train any type of horse imaginable: the show horse or the racing steed, the draft horse or the companion, the friendly mount or the breeding stallion. Brother-sister writing duo and 4-H alumni Daniel and Samantha Johnson expertly walk you through all the basics on health care, breeding, housing, exercise, feed and nutrition, and raising foals. With clear and informative instructions, fully illustrated with beautiful how-to photography, How to Raise Horses continues to be an essential primer for the newcomer to horse care and a classic on any horse lover’s bookshelf.

About the Author

Phelps, WI

Product Details

ISBN:
9780760345269
Author:
Johnson, Daniel
Publisher:
Voyageur Press (MN)
Author:
Johnson, Samantha
Subject:
Horses - Care
Subject:
Agriculture & Animal Husbandry
Subject:
Horse
Subject:
about horses
Subject:
animal care
Edition Description:
Revised, Revised and Updated
Series:
FFA
Publication Date:
20140131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
200 color photos
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
10.25 x 7.25 in

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Pets » General
Pets » Horses » Care
Pets » Horses » General
Science and Mathematics » Agriculture » Animal Husbandry
Science and Mathematics » Agriculture » General

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"Synopsis" by ,
In this freshly updated second edition of How to Raise Horses, you’ll find all the information you need to raise and train any type of horse imaginable.
"Synopsis" by ,
Since 1928, the National FFA Organization, formerly known as Future Farmers of America, has been dedicated to agricultural education. Today, there are more than 550,000 members in 7,498 chapters throughout all 50 states as well as 5,000,000 alumni around the country. The contents of this book were reviewed and approved by Dr. Clint Rusk, associate professor of the youth development and agricultural education department at Purdue University, in accordance with industry standards.
 
Daniel and Samantha Johnson (Phelps, WI) have collaborated on a number of rural-living guidebooks, including The Field Guide to Horses and How to Raise Rabbits. Both are 4-H alumni and live on the family farm, Fox Hill Farm, in far northern Wisconsin. Samantha is a certified horse show judge and raises purebred Welsh Mountain ponies and Dutch, Holland Lop, and Netherland Dwarf rabbits. Daniel is a professional photographer whose work can be seen at www.foxhillphoto.com.
"Synopsis" by ,
Backed by the National FFA Organization, our acclaimed series of How to Raise guides has helped countless first-time animal owners across the United States confidently care for their new companions. In this freshly updated second edition of How to Raise Horses, you’ll find all the information you need to raise and train any type of horse imaginable: the show horse or the racing steed, the draft horse or the companion, the friendly mount or the breeding stallion. Brother-sister writing duo and 4-H alumni Daniel and Samantha Johnson expertly walk you through all the basics on health care, breeding, housing, exercise, feed and nutrition, and raising foals. With clear and informative instructions, fully illustrated with beautiful how-to photography, How to Raise Horses continues to be an essential primer for the newcomer to horse care and a classic on any horse lover’s bookshelf.
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