Driving the Horse in Harness

Author: Charles W. Kellogg
Publisher: E P Dutton
ISBN: WISC:89044408136
Release Date: 1978
Genre: Driving of horse-drawn vehicles.

Presents a history of driving horses in harness and information on suitable breeds, equipment, training, organizations, and events.

The Harness Horse

Author: Walter Gilbey
Publisher: BiblioBazaar, LLC
ISBN: 111333584X
Release Date: 2009-08
Genre: History

This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience. We believe this work is culturally important and have elected to bring the book back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide.

The Kentucky Harness Horse

Author: Ken McCarr
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 9780813159690
Release Date: 2015-01-13
Genre: Sports & Recreation

This informative book shows how the influence of Kentucky Standard breeding spread across the nation and finally around the world. Here is the story of the horses and farms, the men and women who made it possible. Rich with anecdote and founded on a unique store of learning, it will delight both the newcomer to the sport and the lifelong devotee.

Driving a Harness Horse

Author: Sallie Walrond
Publisher: J. A. Allen, Limited
ISBN: 1908809108
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Pets

Produced as a stable-mate to the author's hugely successful Breaking a Horse to Harness, this invaluable book uses the same step-by-step format to help the novice whip learn the art of driving. Sallie Walrond's concise, easy-to-follow text is complemented by numerous photographs specially taken for the book by equestrian photographer Anthony Reynolds and delightful line drawings by the late Anne Grahame Johnstone. Driving is one branch of equestrianism where the ability to ride is not a necessity. Therefore many non-riders can also enjoy driving as a pleasurable pastime or a competitive sport. Driving a Harness Horse leads the way.

Harness Horses Bucking Broncos Pit Ponies

Publisher: Random House Digital, Inc.
ISBN: 9780887769863
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Presents a history of horse breeding and of forty-three individual horse breeds, organized by the original purpose for which they were bred.

Mark W Cross Co Harness Saddlery and Horse Furnishings

Author: Mark W. Cross & Co.
Publisher: From the Library and Archives of The Carriage Museum of America
Release Date: 1891-01-01
Genre: History

The Mark W. Cross & Co., Boston, MA, established 1845, catalog dated 1891. This catalog contains black and white images of harness, saddles, bridles, bits, blankets, horse boots, stable tools and fixtures, horse medicines. Also contains black and white images of horses and riders or drivers of the period.

Shoeing and Balancing the Light Harness Horse

Author: James Clark
Publisher: Lyon Press
ISBN: 9781444607840
Release Date: 2009-03
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

The Career Guide to the Horse Industry

Author: Theodore A. Landers
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 0766848493
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Education

For individuals already employed in the horse industry or for those seeking equine employment for the first time, the guide is a must read for anyone searching for an equine career. It not only informs readers of up to 70 interesting and rewarding occupations within the horse industry, but it covers the basic skills from preparing and conducting a job search, to accepting a job offer. Tips on answering ads, writing resumes and cover letters, researching, and handling personal interviews provide readers with strategies for reaching their career goals and help them cope successfully with situations that defeat so many job seekers. Time and resource management techniques are included with other practical ways to maintain employment by those experienced in equine professions. Including abundant reference information and photos, this guide is the start to finish for getting your equine career on the right track.

Breaking a Horse to Harness

Author: Sallie Walrond
Publisher: J. A. Allen, Limited
ISBN: 1908809248
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Draft horses

In this paperback edition of Sallie Walrond's classic work, step-by-step colour photos guide the reader through the author's tried-and-tested training techniques. The author's lucid, easy-to-follow text provides all the necessary background information, including advice on lungeing, long-reining, fitting the harness, bitting, putting to, driving techniques, safety and road training, to enable an averagely competent horse owner to produce a horse who will go happily and willingly in harness whether the animal concerned is an unbroken two-year-old or an outgrown family pony. Sallie Walrond takes the mystery out of breaking a horse to harness; this reliable and popular book shows the way.