Tips and Tidbits for the Horse Lover


An irresistible treat for horse lovers

With more than 300 morsels of intriguing information and one-of-a-kind illustrations, this is a fascinating romp through the world of horses. Along the way, you'll find answers to questions like:
* What was so unique about Caesar's ...

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An irresistible treat for horse lovers

With more than 300 morsels of intriguing information and one-of-a-kind illustrations, this is a fascinating romp through the world of horses. Along the way, you'll find answers to questions like:
* What was so unique about Caesar's horse?
* How do you lead a horse to water and make him drink?
* Exactly how many horses did they use in Hidalgo, anyway?
* Why would you use a leaf blower inside of a barn?
* Why shouldn't you walk through a hotel lobby with spurs on in Phoenix, Arizona?
* Who said, "I can make a General in five minutes but a good horse is hard to replace?"

This collection of equestrian trivia, lore, and more is equally at home on the coffee table or in the stable. It's a book you'll savor again and again.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470171264
  • Publisher: Turner Publishing Company
  • Publication date: 10/1/2007
  • Series: The Howell Equestrian Library
  • Edition description: First Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 147
  • Product dimensions: 8.30 (w) x 8.30 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Tena Bastian is known both as a Western poet and as an equestrian expert. She has presented seminars at equine expositions across the United States and been a featured speaker on The Horse Show with Rick Lamb and Pet Talk Radio. Tena and her husband own and stand their three-time World Qualifying Stallion, This Beau's Eligible, on their ranch in Ohio. Tena also authored The Horses We Love, The Lessons We Learn (Howell Book House).
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Table of Contents

In Good Company.

If you find yourself either firmly entrenched in, or falling into the world of horses, welcome, come on in and get to know us all, you’re in good company.

Myths, Legends, and History.

History was built on the back of a horse. Take a stroll through the ages and see how horses have made their mark.

Now That’s Entertainment.

Horses have touched every corner of entertainment, from movies, to music, to literature.

A Way Out West.

Horses have always been part of the fabric of the American West.

War Horses.

In battle and in memoriam, horses have a very significant place in military history.

All In the Family.

Your horse is more than just an animal. It’s a member of the family.

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