Taking up Riding as an Adult

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Don't wait another minnute -- learn to ride now with this beginner's guide written just for adults.

Make smart choices, save time and money, and fulfill your dream of learning to ride with this practical guide for the beginning adult rider. You'll find everything you need to know to fully enjoy the riding experience including how to:

? Locate a high-quality lesson barn and instructor

? Ride safely and prevent injury

? Make informed decisions about purchasing tack and equipment

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Overview


Don't wait another minnute -- learn to ride now with this beginner's guide written just for adults.

Make smart choices, save time and money, and fulfill your dream of learning to ride with this practical guide for the beginning adult rider. You'll find everything you need to know to fully enjoy the riding experience including how to:

• Locate a high-quality lesson barn and instructor

• Ride safely and prevent injury

• Make informed decisions about purchasing tack and equipment

• Understand proper horse handling and health care

• Organize events and build a riding community

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781580170819
  • Publisher: Storey Books
  • Publication date: 1/11/1998
  • Series: Horse-Wise Guide Series
  • Pages: 160
  • Product dimensions: 8.50 (w) x 10.86 (h) x 0.38 (d)

Meet the Author


Diana Delamar is a freelance writer and editor specializing in veterinary topics and human health-care trends. She is the author of The Guilt-Free Dog Owner's Guide and Taking Up Riding as an Adult, both from Storey Books.
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Table of Contents


Acknowledgments

1 Riding for Fun and Exercise

2 Finding a Lesson Barn and Instructor

3 Riding Clothes for Comfort

4 Injury Prevention and Riding Safety

5 Horse Tack and Supplies

6 Basic Horse Care

7 Horse Illnesses and Ailments

8 When Is It Time to Buy a Horse?

9 The Barn Community

Appendix A: Pricing Guide

Appendix B: Resources

Glossary

References and Recommended Reading

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 30, 2005

    Very Good

    I love this book b/c it made me learn how to ride and no what kind of intructor tack, barn and more great great book and very descriptive!

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