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Ultimate Horse Behavior and Training Book: Enlightened and Revolutionary Solutions for the 21st Century

by Linda Tellington-Jones, Beth Preston
     
 

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Finally, a comprehensive collection of world-renowned equine expert Linda Tellington-Jones' healing equine bodywork and training exercises, for use both on the ground and in the saddle. In one fabulously illustrated book, those new to Linda's approach are provided with a clear, step-by-step introduction to the Tellington Method, while those familiar with her work

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Finally, a comprehensive collection of world-renowned equine expert Linda Tellington-Jones' healing equine bodywork and training exercises, for use both on the ground and in the saddle. In one fabulously illustrated book, those new to Linda's approach are provided with a clear, step-by-step introduction to the Tellington Method, while those familiar with her work finally have the ultimate go-to reference. The book is divided into three parts. Part One briefly explains the background of the Tellington Method and then discusses the reasons for unwanted behavior and poor attitude in horses. Part Two, arranged alphabetically, contains a compendium of 72 common behavioral, training and health issues, many of which horse people face on a daily basis. In this A to Z format, from Aggressive to Other Horses to Weaving, Linda discusses the possible reasons for these behaviors or problems and offers conventional methods of solving these challenges, as well as training solutions using the Tellington Method. Part Three presents—for the first time in one volume—the complete body of work that makes up the Tellington Method: the Tellington TTouches, Ground Exercises, and Ridden Work. At the end of this section, there is also a detailed case study, which includes 49 photographs showing every step along the way to successfully teaching your horse to load.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher

"Linda's fabulous new book is by far the best that has ever been published on her TTouch Work."  —Trail Blazer 2007

 "A heavyweight in any horse lover's book collection." —Equine Wellness

"With plenty of white space, 364 color photographs, and 81 color illustrations, the book is a pleasure to read."  —Western Horseman

"Horse lovers who like the methods and books of Pat Parelli and John Lyons, who wrote an introduction to this book, will appreciate this volume."  —Library Journal

"Keep this one nearby; you'll want to refer to it again and again!"  —Horsemen's Yankee Pedlar

Horsemen's Yankee Pedlar
Keep this one nearby-you'll want to refer to it again and again!
Natural Horse Magazine
This is a book that respects the horse; it is a great companion to any 'natural horsemanship' method because it deals with the physical and lack-of-mental-focus causes underlying many common riding and training problems.

Holistic Horse
A great book for anyone who loves to put their hands on the horse.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781570763205
Publisher:
Trafalgar Square
Publication date:
09/28/2006
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
374,480
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.96(h) x 0.95(d)

Meet the Author


Linda Tellington-Jones is an internationally recognized animal behaviorist and equine expert. She has authored six books and produced numerous video programs.

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