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 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.

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.

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.

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.

Driving Horses

Author: Steve Bowers
Publisher: Voyageur Press (MN)
ISBN: 9780760345702
Release Date: 2014-04-15
Genre: Nature

Many people keep horses as pets, but according to Steve Bowers and Marlen Steward, both horse and owner actually get more pleasure out of having a job to do, whether it's pleasure driving, harness racing or pulling a load of hay. Driving Horses shows you how to get the most out of your horse's power while establishing a relationship of confidence and trust. Learn how to hitch your horse to an implement, how to maintain correct lateral and longitudinal alignment, how to use various harness and collars, and more. Step-by-step colour photos show you how to accomplish all these tasks quickly and efficiently. Driving Horses is an indispensable how-to guide for first-time and seasoned horse owners and drivers alike - whether you have one horse or six, and whether you're using them to plow a field or pull a pleasure cart.

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.

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.

Popular Science

Release Date: 1937-08

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