This textbook is for all students of the horse is on the recommended reading list for British Horse Society examinations and covers the major aspects of Equine National Certificate and Diploma courses. It has been substantially revised to incorporate relevant aspects of the National Vocational Qualification Level 2. The sections on stud management, farriery, muscle function, stable and yard design, health, disease, nutrition and feeding have been expanded and updated.
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Since the first edition was published in 1984 Horse and Stable Management has become the recognised source of reliable information on all aspects of the practical management of horses and ponies. It is now the established textbook for everyone who owns a horse or works with horses.
This fourth edition has been radically revised and reorganised to include the most up-to-date and accurate procedures and advice. With many new photographs, Horse and Stable Management includes chapters covering evolution and behaviour, conformation and action, routine preventive measures, nursing the sick horse, first aid, lameness and the management of breeding stock.
Horse and Stable Management is essential reading for those taking British Horse Society and Association of British Riding Schools examinations as well as those taking college equine courses or National Vocational Qualifications in horse care and management.About the Author:
Jeremy Houghton Brown is a lifelong horseman and former competitor who has managed a wide range of different yards. His training and early career in industrial management provided him with the business and staff management skills applied in this book. He was manager of the British National Equestrian Centre and the British Racing School and then for many years principal lecturer in equine studies at Warwickshire College where he started and pioneered British equine education. More recently he has been awarded Fellowship of the UK's Royal Agricultural Societies in recognition of his contribution to the horse industry.
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Descrizione libro Granada Pub Ltd, 1984. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 246112174
Descrizione libro Granada Pub Ltd, 1984. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 0246112174