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Download The Agua Caliente Story: Remembering Mexico's Legendary by David Jimenez Beltran PDF

By David Jimenez Beltran

2005 self sufficient writer booklet Award Semi-Finalist!
South-of-the-border racetrack Agua Caliente mixed the beauty of an particular lodge and the thrill of a favored Hollywood nightclub. Hollywood stars flocked to the racetrack. Horse racing stars seemed there, too, between them jockeys George Woolf, Eddie Arcaro, invoice Shoemaker, and John Longden. the good Australian champion Phar Lap made his merely North American commence there, and Seabiscuit, around desk, and different best horses raced there.

Agua Caliente used to be no longer with out its issues, enduring close downs, fires, and floods. yet in the course of its forty-year background, Agua Caliente might provide racing lovers many fond stories of romantic outdated Mexico.

Author David Jimenez Beltran feels a different connection to previous Agua Caliente and that fondness is clear as he's taking the reader on a trip via a desirable piece of yankee and Mexican historical past. a variety of historic images -- many from the author's assortment -- supplement Beltran's phrases.

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Download The Complete Equine Legal & Business Handbook by Milton C. Toby PDF

By Milton C. Toby

This finished guide covers components of attainable clash for all horse proprietors and equine companies, regardless of the dimensions, breed, or self-discipline.

Topics coated comprise:
Legal prestige of animals as estate
Animal rights
Types of industrial possession
Dispute answer
Estate making plans
And a lot, even more!

Author Milton C. Toby has a legislations perform in Georgetown, Kentucky. as well as practising legislations, Toby teaches Equine legislation at halfway collage in halfway, Kentucky and at Bluegrass neighborhood and Technical collage in Lexington, Kentucky. ,

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Download Round Penning: First Steps to Starting a Horse (Horse by Keith Hosman PDF

By Keith Hosman

if you are beginning a horse or have to flip round an older horse that is proving a problem, around pen education is your first actual step.

The alterations you can also make there are outstanding - yet to make those advances, you have to to grasp that there's a tried-and-true procedure. it is greater than easily working a horse round in circles; there are goal and innovative steps. it is easy - yet you cannot pass in and not using a plan.

This advisor to the confirmed tools of John Lyons, exhibits you precisely what to do, during which particular order, and why. stick to this fabric as written to show round older horses, these "set of their ways," as well.

Section I of "Round Penning: First Steps to beginning a Horse" offers a 5-day, step by step plan to take with you to the around pen.

Section II is going directly to provide 10 extra classes that you will have to train your younger horse at this element in his existence, (haltering, major, lungeing, vices, gaining appreciate, hoof care, trailer loading & more).

Train your horse:

* to turn into a keen partner
* to house its fear
* to be prepared for the 1st farrier visit
* to be a lot more secure for you and your loved ones to be around

Build a robust origin in your eco-friendly horse - or reset the angle of a extra mature horse. Do it this present day! he is in simple terms getting bigger!

Contents:
Section I: around Penning
Day One: the place Do I Start?
Day : Come To Me
Day 3: Spook in Place
Day 4: Sacking Out
Day 5: making a choice on Up Feet

Section II: past the around Pen
* how you can Halter teach a Horse
* educating Your Horse to Lead
* major a obdurate Horse
* Lungeing a Horse: How, whilst & Why
* Manners & Vices
* Biting Horses
* Whoever strikes First Loses (How to Get Respect)
* "I'm petrified of My Horse, Please aid" (The Intimidating Horse)
* Trailer education Your Horse utilizing the Roundpen
* Cool trick or repair for difficulties on the mounting block: educate a Horse to Sidepass towards You at the Ground
* Is My Horse difficult to Train... due to His Feet?

*Note: This e-book doesn't tackle first saddling, it brings you correct as much as that time. That'd be the following step.

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Download Naturheilkräuter für Pferde: Kranhheiten vorbeugen und by Claudia Naujoks PDF

By Claudia Naujoks

Das alte Wissen der Heilpflanzenkunde hat ihre Bedeutung in der Tierheilkunde bis heute bewahren und verfestigen können – und dies trotz des Vormarsches der Schulmedizin. Speziell im Bereich der Pferdebehandlung hat sich die Heilkräuter-Anwendung enorm weiterentwickelt. Viele Menschen schätzen die sanfte Heilwirkung der Heilpflanzenkunde zur schonenden Behandlung für sich selbst und ihre Tiere.

Unsere Pferde würden beim Grasen in freier Wildbahn viele gesunde und auch heilende Kräuter, sowie Heilpflanzen instinktiv zu sich nehmen. Da dies in der heutigen modernen Pferdehaltung in dieser shape nicht möglich ist, können wir als Pferdehalter gezielt unterstützen. Mit Heilpflanzen stärken wir das Immunsystem, aktivieren die Selbstheilungskräfte und helfen somit den Pferden, Krankheiten schneller zu überstehen und bis ins hohe regulate healthy und gesund zu bleiben. Heilpflanzen werden vorbeugend, unterstützend zur schulmedizinischen Behandlung und zur Linderung von chronischen Erkrankungen wirksam eingesetzt.

Dieser Ratgeber bietet Hilfe für den Umgang mit den verschiedenen Heilpflanzen und informiert Sie über bewährte Kräutermischungen. Durch die klare Gliederung nach Krankheitsbildern ist das Buch auch für Laien auf dem Gebiert der Heilpflanzenkunde bestens geeignet.

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Download Das blinde Pferd: Haltung, Pflege und Arbeit: Ein Ratgeber by Ellen Drost PDF

By Ellen Drost

Augenkrankheiten sind bei Pferden keine Seltenheit. used to be aber tun, wenn das eigene Pferd plötzlich erblindet?
Dieser Frage musste sich Ellen Drost stellen, als ihr Nantan an Periodischer Augenentzündung erkrankte. Für die begeisterte Pferdeliebhaberin stand schnell fest: Einschläfern kommt nicht in Frage. Stattdessen machte sie sich gemeinsam mit Nantan auf den Weg, die Herausforderung Blindheit zu meistern, und schaffte das, was once viele für unmöglich hielten: Nantan ein langes und vor allem glückliches Leben zu bereiten.
Mit diesem Ratgeber gibt Ellen Drost ihre Erfahrungen weiter. Sie gewährt dem Leser dabei einen tiefen Einblick in ihre Persönlichkeit und in ihr Seelenleben und macht so Mut, nicht aufzugeben. Alle, die selbst mit der Entscheidung hadern, wie sie ihr blindes Pferd versorgen sollen, finden hier Tipps und Hinweise, die in der Praxis erprobt sind.

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Download Pferde fit füttern: Wie ich mein Pferd artgerecht ernähre by Dr. Christina Fritz PDF

By Dr. Christina Fritz

Pferde healthy füttern meint nicht etwa, den Pferden mit Zusatzfutter zu einer besseren Ausschöpfung des Potentials zu verhelfen. Vielmehr beschäftigt sich das Buch mit dem Thema "artgerechte Fütterung" aus verschiedenen Blickwinkeln. Neben der genauen Beschreibung der Vorgänge im Verdauungstrakt werden auch die verschiedenen Futtermittel und ihre Wirkung auf den Stoffwechsel des Pferdes betrachtet. Der Leser findet hier eine Anleitung dafür, sein Pferd genau auf dessen Bedürfnisse abgestimmt zu füttern und damit gesund zu erhalten.

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Download Understanding Equine Hoof Care by Heather Smith Thomas PDF

By Heather Smith Thomas

generally released equine authority Heather Smith Thomas stocks extra of her wide wisdom in her most up-to-date booklet, knowing Equine Hoof Care. this convenient reference incorporates a wide variety of subject matters together with cleansing and trimming, easy shoeing, kinds of sneakers, and customary foot difficulties. moreover, knowing Equine Hoof Care covers how domestication has compromised the equine hoof and gives guideline on how horses’ toes could be again to a extra average, and fit, nation via conscientious care. Thomas presents the reader with a wealth of data on tips on how to keep hoof healthiness, deal with minor difficulties, and recognize while it's time to paintings with a vet or farrier.

Heather Smith Thomas, who is living on a ranch in Salmon, Idaho, cares for and sneakers her personal horses. She has raised and educated horses for forty five years and has released greater than 6,000 tales and articles in horse and farm animals courses. Thomas writes frequently for greater than forty horse guides, together with Chronicle of the pony, Equus, the pony, and sector Horse magazine. She has written 14 books on horse future health care and coaching together with Care & administration of Horses: a pragmatic consultant for the pony proprietor.

"An easy-to-read, 160-page paperback ebook that covers the fundamentals of equine foot care."
--American Farriers Journal

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Download Zwischen Losgelassenheit und Spannkraft: Besser Reiten mit by Katja Kellner,Gereon Wimmer PDF

By Katja Kellner,Gereon Wimmer

Gutes Reiten verlangt sowohl gymnastizierte und psychological ausgeglichene Pferde als auch den entsprechenden Reiter bzw. Reiterin. Dieses Buch zeigt Beispiele für das Zusammenwirken von Yoga und Reiten auf und gibt Anstöße wie guy Bewusstsein, Durchlässigkeit, Elastizität und Spannkraft des eigenen Körpers erhöht. Es macht neugierig, die direkten Reaktionen der Pferde auf das veränderte reiterliche Verhalten kennen zu lernen. Yoga kann als ganzheitliche Übungsmethode das Reiten ergänzen, das Feingefühl schulen, den Sitz verbessern und die Hilfengebung erleichtern. Diese erhöhte Sensibilität verschafft dem Reiter die Möglichkeit, intensiver mit seinem Pferd zu kommunizieren. Reiter und Reiterinnen aller Sparten werden in diesem Ratgeber eine Fülle wertvoller Erkenntnisse und praktische Tipps für erfolgreiches, sensibles Reiten finden.

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Download How To Open & Operate a Financially Successful Pet Sitting by Angela Williams Duea PDF

By Angela Williams Duea

The puppy sitting enterprise has been earmarked by means of the U.S. Bureau of work as a small company that would thrive within the coming years, with puppy sitting prone positioned through the states. in response to a up to date Iams Survey, seventy six percentage of puppy mom and dad use a few kind of puppy care whilst touring. there's gigantic funds during this business.

This consultant presents readers with an knowing of the elemental innovations of beginning their very own provider enterprise. you are going to study every little thing from the preliminary startup judgements to operating with consumers. while you're investigating possibilities during this form of company, you'll want to commence via studying this book.

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While supplying distinctive guide and examples, the writer leads you thru each aspect that might deliver good fortune. you are going to tips on how to draw up a profitable marketing strategy and approximately picking out a reputation; getting began; promoting your different companies on your current consumers, akin to puppy strolling, education, dietary goods, images and portraiture; puppy add-ons; how you can allure and bid on new jobs; contracts and billing tactics; advertisements; coverage; felony issues; simple fee keep watch over structures; industry study; getting new consumers; tax legislation; zoning legislation; pricing; leads; revenues and advertising recommendations; and pricing formulation.

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Download Horse Owner's Veterinary Handbook by Thomas Gore,Paula Gore,James M. Giffin PDF

By Thomas Gore,Paula Gore,James M. Giffin

thoroughly up-to-date with the most recent info on infectious illnesses, parasites, breeding and foaling, and replacement remedies, the Horse Owner’s Veterinary guide, 3rd Edition continues to be as worthy and simple to navigate because the unique, vintage textual content. With an index of signs, a consultant to the organs and physique structures, a basic index, cross-references, and a necessary thesaurus, this booklet might help you diagnose and deal with your horse. you are going to have fun with the well-organized contents, for you to assist you locate the knowledge you wish speedy, whilst your horse wishes your aid most.

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