Careers with Horses: The Comprehensive Guide to Finding Your Dream Job

Careers with Horses: The Comprehensive Guide to Finding Your Dream Job

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by Vicki Hogue-Davies
     
 


This definitive reference book about horse careers features more than two hundred potential jobs in the horse industry. From the traditional careers of trainer, farrier, and veterinarian to inventive options such as sports psychologist, author, and marketing specialist, Vicki Hogue-Davies covers it all. By portraying all the pros and cons of these positions,… See more details below

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This definitive reference book about horse careers features more than two hundred potential jobs in the horse industry. From the traditional careers of trainer, farrier, and veterinarian to inventive options such as sports psychologist, author, and marketing specialist, Vicki Hogue-Davies covers it all. By portraying all the pros and cons of these positions, Davies opens the reader's eyes to the full scope of potentially satisfying careers. Separate sections are dedicated to evaluations options according to experience and educations, advising on the best ways to search for jobs, and offering counsel and guidance to those who aspire to start their own business. Extensive appendices are also included to give job seekers every opportunity to find the perfect career for them.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781931993050
Publisher:
i5 Publishing
Publication date:
12/15/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
624
Product dimensions:
6.16(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.21(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1The Horse Industry in America4
Chapter 2Finding Your Place12
Chapter 3Horse Industry Experience24
Chapter 4Your Education32
Chapter 5Get the Job64
Chapter 6Starting a Business84
Chapter 7Breeding Careers94
Chapter 8Communications and Creative Careers112
Chapter 9Equine Health and Welfare Careers166
Chapter 10Events, Judging, and Training Careers214
Chapter 11Horseracing Careers260
Chapter 12Human Health and Well-Being Careers304
Chapter 13Industry Service Careers332
Chapter 14Industry Support Careers356
Chapter 15Marketing and Sales Careers376
Chapter 16Manufacturing and Production Careers412
Chapter 17Research and Education Careers430
Chapter 18Horse Recreation Careers456
Chapter 19Transportation and Facilities Careers498
Appendices510
Index614

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