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Becoming an Effective Rider: Developing Your Mind and Body for Balance and Unity
Becoming an Effective Rider: Developing Your Mind and Body for Balance and Unity
by Cherry Hill
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Like all other athletes, horseback riders benefit from both mental and physical training.  Here Cherry Hill offers a range of techniques to help you reach your full potential as a rider, whether your interest is in recreational riding or formal... (read more)

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Natural Horse-Man-Ship: Six Keys to a Natural Horse-Human Relationship
Natural Horse-Man-Ship: Six Keys to a Natural Horse-Human Relationship
by Pat Parelli
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Internationally known and respected as a horseman and clinician, Pat Parelli has helped thousands of riders understand and communicate with their horses through his Parelli Natural Horse-Man-Ship program. PNH offers riders achievable goals and measurable... (read more)

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What Every Horse Should Know: Respect, Patience, and Partnership, No Fear of People or Things, No Fear of Restriction or Restraint
What Every Horse Should Know: Respect, Patience, and Partnership, No Fear of People or Things, No Fear of Restriction or Restraint
by Cherry Hill
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Essential Equine Lessons Every horse should receive a basic education that prepares him to live safely and confidently in the company of humans, and it begins with easing common equine fears. Noted horsewoman Cherry Hill explains how to help a horse... (read more)

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For the Good of the Rider
For the Good of the Rider
by Mary Wanless
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Mary Wanless reveals the "how" of riding, helping riders to understand and make use of the biomechanical principles that are the foundation of good riding at every level.... (read more)

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The Art of Horsemanship
The Art of Horsemanship
by Xenophon
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Among the earliest known works on choosing, caring for, and riding horses, this book is still hailed--2,300 years after it was written — as one of the most complete, thoughtful, and accessible guides of its type. Civilization has changed... (read more)

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The Horse Behaviour Handbook
The Horse Behaviour Handbook
by Abigail Hogg
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Using case studies, colour diagrams, tables and checklists, the book describes in graphic detail how and why horses behave as they do. It draws upon the writer's personal experience dealing with problem horses - and the issues faced by their owners and... (read more)

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Centered Riding
Centered Riding
by Sally Swift
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Widely known for her innovative teaching philosophy stressing body awareness, the value of "soft eyes," proper breathing, centering, and balance, Sally Swift has been a pioneering riding instructor for half a century. In book form for the first time, her... (read more)

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Horse, Follow Closely: Native American Horsemanship
Horse, Follow Closely: Native American Horsemanship
by Gawani Pony Boy
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The stunning full-color photographs and simple eloquence takes us back to the days when horse training was about creating a bond for life.... (read more)

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Centered Riding 2: Further Exploration
Centered Riding 2: Further Exploration
by Sally Swift
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Centered Riding is not a style of riding as are dressage, hunter seat, or Western. Rather, it is a way of reeducating a riders mind and body to achieve greater balance in order to better communicate with the horse. Founder Sally Swift revolutionized... (read more)

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Horses Behavin' Badly: Training Solutions for Problem Behaviors
Horses Behavin' Badly: Training Solutions for Problem Behaviors
by Jim Mccall
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This guide covers the most common problem behaviours in horses. It seeks to provide an understanding of the reasons behind the behaviours and then develop training solutions. The training solutions offered are based on a love and respect for the horse.... (read more)

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Horse Behavior Problem Solver: Your Questions Answered about How Horses Think, Learn, and React
Horse Behavior Problem Solver: Your Questions Answered about How Horses Think, Learn, and React
by Jessica Jahiel
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Horses have a language and a logic all their own, but humans can learn to understand what they are saying. Using a question-and-answer format and drawing on real-life case studies, equine behavior expert Jessica Jahiel, Ph.D., explains how a horse thinks... (read more)

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How Your Horse Moves: A Unique Visual Guide to Improving Performance
How Your Horse Moves: A Unique Visual Guide to Improving Performance
by Gillian Higgins
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Understand how bones and muscles work together to produce movement by seeing the musculoskeletal system painted on a real equine canvasDiscover how correct riding and training can bring out the best in your horse ? increasing fitness, strength and... (read more)

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Western Riding
Western Riding
by Lesley Ward
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Covers the fundamentals with step-by-step instructions, complete with helpful glossaries and countless tips.... (read more)

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Everything I Know about Life I Learned from My Horse
Everything I Know about Life I Learned from My Horse
by Gwen Peterson
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Gwen Petersen earlier enlightened us on the joys of shoveling manure. Now, in this delightful new collection of pithy and hilarious essays, she explains how her philosophy of life comes with a good dose of horse sense.  Here’s advice on how to... (read more)

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The Joy of Keeping Horses: Th Ultimate Guide to Keeping Horses on Your Property
The Joy of Keeping Horses: Th Ultimate Guide to Keeping Horses on Your Property
by Jessie Shiers
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The Joy of Keeping Horses is a celebration of how to best keep happy and healthy horses at home. With an emphasis on the differences between owning a horse at a boarding stable and keeping that same horse at your own small farm, this beautiful, clear... (read more)

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Become Perfect Partners: How to Be the Owner Your Horse Would Choose for Himself
Become Perfect Partners: How to Be the Owner Your Horse Would Choose for Himself
by Kelly Marks
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A follow-up to the immensely popular training guide Teach Your Horse Perfect Manners, featuring 100 superb color photos.... (read more)

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Art of Long Reining
Art of Long Reining
by Sylvia Stanier
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This classic treatise is an indispensible schooling aid containing detailed advice on fitting equipment, handling the reins, and long reining techniques which will take the horse from simple basic exercises to advanced movements such as flying changes... (read more)

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Teaching Safe Horsemanship: A Guide for English and Western Instruction
Teaching Safe Horsemanship: A Guide for English and Western Instruction
by Jan Dawson
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Safe riding is correct riding. That's Jan Dawson's motto, and it's the philosophy behind her book, Teaching Safe Horsemanship. Dawson's goal is to provide both English and Western riding instructors with an effective and safe teaching program. She... (read more)

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101 Longeing & Long Lining Exercises: English & Western
101 Longeing & Long Lining Exercises: English & Western
by Cherry Hill
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If you are like most people, you know what you want your horse to do and how you want him to behave. You want your training experiences to be safe and enjoyable for both you and your horse. But maybe you aren't sure what to do and when. In 101 Longeing... (read more)

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The Rider's Problem Solver: Your Questions Answered: How to Improve Your Skills, Overcome Your Fears, and Understand Your Horse
The Rider's Problem Solver: Your Questions Answered: How to Improve Your Skills, Overcome Your Fears, and Understand Your Horse
by Jessica Jahiel
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"How can I improve when I only have time to ride once or twice a week?" Every rider longs for more time in the saddle -- more time to improve various riding skills, work through common fears and obstacles, and really enjoy that special horse/rider... (read more)

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