The Manual of Horsemanship

Author: Pony Club

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781907279133

Category: Horsemanship

Page: 432

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14th edition. Covers all aspects of horsemastership in a single volume, revised and brought up to date by members of the Training Committee of The Pony Club.

The Manual of Medicine and Horsemanship

Author: Beverley Kane

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 1434355454

Category: Medical

Page: 104

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The book features chapters from 15 authors who describe their psychology leadership careers in the Veterans Administration/Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). The careers of the chapter authors collectively span the entire history of VA psychology starting in 1946. Many chapter authors describe experiences as a trainee in the first decade of the VA training program as well as their roles as an early VA chief of psychology. An Appendix with photos of early VA Central Office leaders completes the book. The chapter authors include: Rodney R. Baker, Alexander Boeringa, Harold R. Dickman, Douglas K. Gottfredson, Lee Gurel, Philip G. Hanson, A. Jack Jernigan, Christine LaGana, Philip R. Laughlin, Orville J. Lips, Tom Miller, Dana Moore, Walter Penk, Charles A. Stenger, and Robert S. Waldrop.

The United States Pony Club Manual of Horsemanship

Basics for Beginners/D Level

Author: Susan E. Harris

Publisher: Howell Book House

ISBN: 9780876059524

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 320

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This book is written and illustrated for youngsters who want to learn to ride, especially those who are members of the U.S. Pony Clubs, Inc. and want to meet the USPC's Standards of Proficiency. If you are that youngster, you will be able to read this book on your own. It will show you how to become a careful, thoughtful rider and how to communicate with and understand your pony. Some sections, however, are meant to be read by an adult (a parent or riding instructor), so you can get the extra help you may need to reach your goals. By the time you have read this book you will know a lot about: * riding in a ring and in the open * beginning jumping * pony care and handling * safety * having fun and meeting challenges You will also feel good knowing that you are on your way to being a horseman and not just a rider.

The United States Pony Club Manual Of Horsemanship Intermediate Horsemanship (C Level)

Author: Susan E. Harris

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118225155

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 368

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Updated and enhanced information on the most recent topics added to the Pony Club curriculum This C Level manual builds on material covered in The United States Pony Club Manual of Horsemanship: Basics for Beginners/D Level. Whether you're a Pony Clubber who has passed the D Level tests or simply a rider who has mastered the same basics, this manual enables you to increase your skills and teach you what you need to know in order to rise independently and correctly with good position, balance, and use of the aids on the flat, over fences, and in the open. At the intermediate level you're expected to take more responsibility for the care and management of your pony, and you'll learn how to do this as well. In addition, you'll learn the skills needed for conditioning and preparing your pony and yourself for competitions and special events. New and revised coverage of land conservation and horse health and safety Better organization to ease reference A full review and update of critical developments in riding, instruction, and competition In-depth revision of nutrition and veterinary topics, the two areas in which there has been the most significant research and development over the past two decades From the C Level, you may go on to higher Pony Club ratings such as B, H, A, or A Ratings, or specialize in such disciplines as dressage, show jumping, eventing, and showing. Or you may just want to have the pleasure of caring your horse or pony and participating in your favorite riding activities. Either way, The United States Pony Club Manual of Horsemanship: Intermediate Horsemanship/C Level will give you an excellent basis in horsemanship for the lifelong enjoyment of horses and horse sports.

Another Horsemanship

A Manual of Riding in the French Classical Tradition

Author: Jean-Claude Racinet

Publisher: Xenophon Press LLC

ISBN: 9780933316034

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 140

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Jean-Claude Racinet has devoted his life to the vindication of "L'equitation de L'egerete" (riding in lightness) which fosters balance by relaxing the horse-more so his mouth-excluding force in the wielding of the aids. Also written by Racinet: Total Horsemanship, Racinet Explains Baucher This practical manual, describes the horsemanship of French Tradition - characterized by lightness - from a down-to-earth point of view. Born in Paris in 1929, Jean-Claude Racinet is a graduate of St. Cyr, the French West Point, Class of 1950. He was a member of the French contingent in Korea (1950-53), where he was wounded twice. As an officer of the French army, he spent seven years in Tunisia and Algeria (1954-61) and four more years in Europe. While he spent most of his army career during the time when the military was getting rid of their horses, he managed, between and during his sojourns overseas, to successfully attend the Superior Equitation Course in the Cavalry School of Saumur (1953-54), winning the title of Champion of Tunisia in open jumping (1956), and to become a member of the Jumping Team of the Military School in Paris (1953). Riding teacher and trainer as a civilian after 9165, he was more particularly known by his retraining of difficult horses and later as an equestrian journalist by his always witty and sometimes scathing articles in the French equestrian monthly L'Information Hippique. In the United States since 1983, Jean-Claude Racinet became a successful teacher, trainer, lecturer, clinician, and author. Xenophon Press published in 1994 his highly popular book Another Horsemanship, now in its second printing. Jean-Claude Racinet has devoted his life to the vindication of "L'equitation de Legerete" (riding in lightness), which fosters balance by relaxing the horse - more so his mouth - excluding force in the wielding of the aids. In fact, the very essence of riding in the French Classical tradition. softcover, 125 pages, illustrated. Excerpt from the book: When one pushes on a horse with the legs, he goes forward, and so does the bit. So, not much should happen as concerns the coming "onto the bit" of the horse, unless one pushes and pulls at the same time. Now, if you push and pull together you give your horse two opposite orders; "go - don't go," and he can only be confused by the contradiction. Most of the time, he will choose to obey only one of these two orders - the one that fits best his character. All you're goig to get is a dull horse who will respond with less and less generosity to your legs' orders. Or, if the horse decides to obey your legs, he will have to put up with your hands' traction and will become heavier and heavier on the bit. Or both. If by contrast, you systematically open your fingers as you give an impulsive order with your legs, your horse will feel free, and will be more inclined to obey. This suppresses a major obstacle to impulsion.

Die Sprache der Pferde

Die Monty-Roberts-Methodes des JOIN-UP

Author: Monty Roberts

Publisher: BASTEI LÜBBE

ISBN: 9783404605507

Category: Nature

Page: 352

View: 9600

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Die Sprache der Pferde - zum ersten Mal von Monty Roberts kompakt dargestellt! Die Monty-Roberts-Methode des Join-up hat sich in den vergangenen Jahren weltweit bewährt. In seinem neuen Trainingshandbuch beschreibt und erläutert der "wahre Pferdeflüsterer" die einzelnen Schritte der Kommunikation zwischen Mensch und Pferd. Dieses Buch ist die Quintessenz aus sechs Jahrzehnten Arbeit mit Pferden, es ist das Hauptwerk des Monty Roberts - ein Muss für alle Reiter und Pferdeliebh aber!

A Manual of Dates

A Dictionary of Reference to the Most Important Events in the History of Mankind to be Found in Authentic Records

Author: George Henry Townsend

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Chronology, Historical

Page: 1116

View: 3095

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The Manual of Dates

A Dictionary of Reference to All the Most Important Events in the History of Mankind to be Found in Authentic Records

Author: George Henry Townsend

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Chronology, Historical

Page: N.A

View: 4759

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Der mit den Pferden spricht

Author: Monty Roberts

Publisher: BASTEI LÜBBE

ISBN: 9783404604661

Category: Nature

Page: 384

View: 2941

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Dies ist die faszinierende Lebensgeschichte des Mannes, der die Sprache der Pferde beherrscht und mit seinem Körper ausdrückt. Monty Roberts ist der wahre "horse whisperer", der echte Pferdeflüsterer. Seit frühester Jugend arbeitet er mit Pferden. Seine dabei entwickelte Trainingsmethode ist revolutionierend: Sie ist ständiger Dialog, ist ein geduldiges, respektvolles Eingehen auf den Partner Pferd. Der Erfolg bestätigt Monty Roberts! Seine Arbeitsweise kennt keine Verlierer und ist der überzeugende Beweis dafür, daß zwischen Mensch und Natur ein gewaltfreier, friedlicher Dialog möglich ist. In England und Amerika bereits ein Bestseller! Dieses einzigartige Buch wird nicht nur bei allen Reitern und Pferdefreunden Begeisterung wecken.