Horse Lovers Encyclopedia, The
Here is a completely revised, full-colour second edition of the established go-to source for equestrian information. This comprehensive A-to-Z guide covers "everything horse" and bridges gaps in the equestrian universe between English and Western styles. More than 1,700 entries explain wide-ranging topics such as breeds, tack, facilities, equine care and management, health and safety issues, riding styles and disciplines, shows, and much more. Whether you're a rodeo hand, thoroughbred racer, seasoned professional, or armchair admirer, you'll get everything you need from noted equestrian author Jessie Haas' clear and thorough descriptions.
From braids to breeds, fetlocks to forelocks, and gates to gaits, the equestrian vocabulary is vast, colorful, and precise. This revised and updated edition of the classic treasury is the definitive source for understanding it all.