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Published for the BHS by Kenilworth Press, the Manual is required reading for BHS exam students, providing a sound foundation for Horse Knowledge and Care Stages 1 to IV and the BHS Stable Manager's Certificate.
Compiled by a panel of experts, recently re-illustrated, and revised by Islay Auty FBHS into a superb new 408-page single-volume edition, it is filled with reliable information and advice and provides career students and all horse owners with a comprehensive and accessible guide to the care and management of horses and ponies, conveniently and economically in one single source of reference. Throughout, the emphasis is on correct and safe procedures.
Care of the horse
Watering and feeding
Saddlery and tack
Specialist care of the competition horse
The horse at grass
The stable yard
About the Author
Islay Auty is a Fellow of the British Horse Society, a chief examiner, a riding coach, dressage judge and competitor. A freelance instructor, she has twenty years experience of training career students and competition partnerships, and teaches both in the UK and overseas. She is the author and consultant editor of several training manuals for the BHS.
'Essential reading for students taking BHS examinations - invaluable to amateurs and professionals alike.' Scottish & Northern Equestrian
ISBN: 9781905693184 ISBN-10: 1905693184 Series: British Horse Society Audience:
Number Of Pages: 480 Published: 1st September 2008 Publisher: Quiller Publishing Ltd Country of Publication: GB Dimensions (cm): 24.0 x 21.2
Weight (kg): 1.26
Edition Number: 2 Edition Type: Revised