Care and Management of Horses by Heather Smith Thomas

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Care & Management of Horses provides a common-sense approach to keeping a horse healthy, sound, comfortable, and happy. Intended for the serious horse person, the book emphasizes the whole horse — mental and physical — and encourages the owner to center horse-keeping practices around the horse’s needs.

Respected equine author Heather Smith Thomas discusses the horse in nature to help the reader understand what is natural or unnatural for a horse and the problems brought on by domestication. Other topics include practical horse handling, facilities of good horsemanship, feed and water, foot care, and seasonal care. Care & Management of Horses presents detailed information in a user-friendly format that helps the horse owner make educated decisions.

About the Author

Heather Smith Thomas has raised and trained horses for 45 years and has published more than 6,000 stories and articles in horse and livestock publications. Thomas writes regularly for more than 40 horse publications, including Chronicle of the Horse, Equus, The Horse: Your Guide to Equine Health Care, and Quarter Horse Journal. She has published 13 books, most recently Storey's Guide to Training Horses. Thomas and her husband raise beef cattle and horses on a ranch in the mountains of eastern Idaho.

Care and Management of Horses is available from Exclusively Equine
www.exclusivelyequine.com
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