How Your Horse Moves: A unique visual guide to improving performance

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David & Charles #ad - Take a fresh look at equine anatomy and biomechanics with this graphic guide to how horses move, strength and balance—by seeing exactly what happens as he movesPractical exercises and stretches demonstrate how you can improve suppleness, Presented from the Inside OutUnderstand 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, reduce the risk of injury, gain confidence and develop a deeper rapport with your horse David Charles Publishers.

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Horse Anatomy for Performance

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The Horse Anatomy Workbook: A Learning Aid for Students Based on Peter Goody's Classic Work, Horse Anatomy Allen Student

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JA Allen #ad - Now, based on this classic work, talented equestrian artist Maggie Raynor has prepared a workbook designed to make learning not only easier, but a lot more fun. Used book in Good Condition. Equine students have long been familiar with Goody's Horse Anatomy: The Pictorial Approach to Equine Structure, a textbook used in equine colleges all over the world.

Equine anatomical structure and terminology is universally regarded as one of the most difficult aspects of equine studies. Students are asked to label or color various parts of the equine body in a succession of exercises covering every part of the horse and every aspect of its structure, from the skeleton to the outer surfaces.

The Horse Anatomy Workbook: A Learning Aid for Students Based on Peter Goody's Classic Work, Horse Anatomy Allen Student #ad - A natural stable mate to horse anatomy, The Horse Anatomy Workbook will assist a new generation of students to familiarize themselves with equine structure and terminology.

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Posture and Performance: Principles of Training Horses from the Anatomical Perspective

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Quiller Publishing #ad - This beautifully illustrated book looks at how to deliver a safe, fun, varied, effective and achievable training program. Divided into three main parts: principles of anatomical riding and Training; Exercises for Horse and Rider; Troubleshooting, the book contains a wealth of practical tips and exercises broken down into easy to follow, well-illustrated steps showing how riders can improve their riding skills and potential.

It provides all the ingredients for riders to make informed decisions to maximise their own and their horse's potential, gain more enjoyment, satisfaction and improve their skills. From an equine therapist and rider comes a training manual, based on the Horses Inside Out philosophy: 'Understanding Anatomy Improves Performance and Reduces the Risk of Injury'.

Posture and Performance: Principles of Training Horses from the Anatomical Perspective #ad - Used book in Good Condition. The author suggests ways to improve horses' physique, stability, posture, core strength, performance and movement and how to reduce muscular and movement problems, flexibility, and reduce the risk of injury.

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Horse Anatomy: A Coloring Atlas, 2nd Edition

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Dogwise Publishing #ad - Horse Anatomy: A Coloring Atlas, 2nd Edition #ad - This horse anatomy book is an excellent learning tool for all people who deal with horses or veterinary medicine. You will explore equine anatomy by coloring the anatomically accurate illustrations of the horse s organs and reading the short descriptions accompanying them. This is a pleasant and rewarding learning tool for veterinary medicine students, equine science majors, 4-H horse projects and all horsemen, horse trainers, breeders and farriers.

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Beyond Horse Massage: A Breakthrough Interactive Method for Alleviating Soreness, Strain, and Tension

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Trafalgar Square Books #ad - This practical book: • has step-by-step instructions, photographs and illustrations • is ideally suited to accompany you to the barn, where you will practice the Masterson Method® techniques on horses. Used book in Good Condition. Would you like to enable your horse to perform and feel better, and for equine clientele competing in fei world cup, teaches a unique method of equine bodywork, Jim Masterson, Equine Massage Therapist for the 2006 and 2008 and 2010 USET Endurance Teams, Pan American and World Games competitions, to overcome old limitations and restrictions and reach its full potential? In this book, in which the practitioner recognizes and follows the responses of the horse to touch to release tension in key junctions of the body that most affect performance.

Includes chapters with Tips & Techniques, anatomical explanations and examples from Jim's practice help deepen your understanding. By using these techniques, and knowing the responses to look for, training and performance • restore muscular and structural balance, you are able to: • achieve a release of accumulated stress in deep-seated key junctions of the horse's body that affects mobility, comfort, attitude, and natural alignment • enable your horse to perform optimally and respond to your training without stiffness and pain • achieve new levels of communication and trust with your horse that spill over into other areas of interaction.

Beyond Horse Massage: A Breakthrough Interactive Method for Alleviating Soreness, Strain, and Tension #ad - Has a "quick reference" section will point you to exercises that are specifically suited to your particular discipline, endurance, may it be dressage, eventing or barrel racing, or others in the vast realm of horse sports.

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The Horse Conformation Handbook

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Storey Publishing, LLC #ad - The Horse Conformation Handbook #ad - Explaining how conformation relates to structure and function, Heather Smith Thomas shows you how to identify a horse’s desirable attributes and potential faults. Horses with good conformation move fluidly, experience less wear and tear on joints, and are more apt to stay fit. Storey Publishing. You’ll learn to train your eye to see past an animal’s physical beauty and recognize proper balance, trainability, leg angles, and height as you confidently select horses that have superior durability, and athletic potential.

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Equine Massage: A Practical Guide Howell Equestrian Library

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Howell Book House #ad - Using these techniques, you'll learn to ""see"" with your hands and sense areas that need special attention. In addition to its many health benefits, equine massage strengthens the bond between the horse and his owner, trainer, or groom. New. Guaranteed packaging. Dispatch same day for order received before 12 noon.

It includes:* an introduction to equine anatomy, equine muscular compensation phenomenon, and kinesiology* practical information on stretching and hydrotherapy* Four new chapters covering equine myofascial massage, physiology, reducing stiffness, and saddle fitting* A conformation check-up routine* Information about areas of stress specific to each discipline and different massage techniques and routines for different situationsEquine massage enhances the performance and quality of life of horses by increasing flexibility, Equine TMJ temporomandibular joint Dysfunction Syndrome, improving attitude, and shortening recovery time from injury.

Equine Massage: A Practical Guide Howell Equestrian Library #ad - A long-awaited update of the classic equine massage referenceFully revised and updated, this new edition provides step-by-step instructions and more than 180 photographs and diagrams to help riders and professionals alike master equine massage techniques. Used book in Good Condition. Mint Condition. Storey Publishing.

No quibbles returns. Equine massage, second edition is truly a hands-on guide to proven massage techniques that improve a horse's well-being.

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The Essential Hoof Book: The Complete Modern Guide to Horse Feet - Anatomy, Care and Health, Disease Diagnosis and Treatment

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Trafalgar Square Books #ad - Mint Condition. This book is the first resource of its kind to combine the most current and useful information available, gleaned from the research and wisdom of top hoof experts around the world, with a unique “hands-on” approach. Few horse owners have the opportunity to acquire a deep understanding of the hoof, which limits their ability to advocate on their horses’ behalf and make informed decisions about hoof care and management.

Guaranteed packaging. It also changes daily—for better or for worse—in response to external and internal factors. No quibbles returns. Dispatch same day for order received before 12 noon. New. Used book in Good Condition. The authors provide basic terms and anatomy, discuss biomechanics and management concerns, and cover the causes, treatments, clearly illustrate the differences between healthy and unhealthy feet, white line disease, and prevention of commonly encountered problems, including laminitis, and thrush.

The Essential Hoof Book: The Complete Modern Guide to Horse Feet - Anatomy, Care and Health, Disease Diagnosis and Treatment #ad - Along the way, readers are given activities to help them better analyze and understand the most important aspects of equine hoof health, depth of sole, such as hoof balance, and point of breakover. Easy–color photographs, and do–it–follow language, over 400 full–to–yourself exercises promise to empower horse owners and caretakers of all experience levels with the tools they need to accurately assess hoof health and keep their horses as sound and happy as possible.

The equine hoof is a complex marvel of natural engineering, built to withstand tremendous forces and able to adapt to an astonishing range of environmental conditions.

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Horse Anatomy Dover Nature Coloring Book

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Dover Publications #ad - This incredibly detailed coloring book examines the external and internal anatomy of the horse, with 30 pages of accurate drawings highlighting the skeleton, muscles, and major organs, nervous system, including internal organs and the organs of locomotion. All illustrations are clearly labeled and explained.

No quibbles returns. Guaranteed packaging. Dispatch same day for order received before 12 noon. An excellent introduction for horse lovers of all ages. Mint Condition. New. Used book in Good Condition. Storey Publishing. Also included are notes on the evolution of the horse as well as general health and care issues. Dover Publications.

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Connection Training: The Heart and Science of Positive Horse Training

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Connection Training Ltd #ad - The focus is on your connection with the horse and that is what I have been searching for all this time! Once you get that then trust builds and suddenly all things seem possible. Lynne hockney uk"as a clinical animal behaviourist and university lecturer I am regularly asked for recommended reading around equine training and the science behind it; this text would definitely be on my essential reading list.

Mint Condition. Dispatch same day for order received before 12 noon. Crafted into a volume that seamlessly combines the science of behavioural ethology with the practice of training, this book consistently champions the ultimate aim; to provide optimally for the welfare of our domesticated equines in all our interactions with them.

Connection Training: The Heart and Science of Positive Horse Training #ad - Extract from the foreword by loni loftus  msc, rspcaabout the authors hannah Weston and Rachel Bedingfield are pioneers in combining equine ethology, PgAEd, CAB Head of Equine Operations, BScHons, the science of equine emotions and positive horse training techniques. Dover Publications. They are passionate about helping leisure horse owners to connect with their horse and achieve their goals, whether that's being able to ride confidently, teach healthy movement and lateral exercises or help a frightened rescue to overcome fear.

. Their training approach is soft, gentle and always puts the horse first. Rachel brings the science and theory and Hannah brings the real-world practice. Together, they are a great team, combining a firm base of knowledge and understanding with step-by-step exercises and techniques you can use with your horse.

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