USPC Guide to Longeing and Ground Training

USPC Guide to Longeing and Ground Training

by Susan E. Harris, United States Pony Clubs, Ruth Ring Harvie
     
 

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Longeing and ground training are an important part of horsemanship, both in training the horse and in the education of the rider.

This book explains the principles of handling and training horses safely from the ground, including leading, teaching good ground manners, and preparation for longeing. It provides an introduction to longeing, equipment, techniques,

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Overview

Longeing and ground training are an important part of horsemanship, both in training the horse and in the education of the rider.

This book explains the principles of handling and training horses safely from the ground, including leading, teaching good ground manners, and preparation for longeing. It provides an introduction to longeing, equipment, techniques, and longeing for various purposes, including longeing to improve the horse's movement and longeing the rider. Because longeing is an activity that requires skill, knowledge, and safe techniques, The USPC Guide to Longeing and Ground Training is essential to understanding what you will need, what to do, and how long to do it safely for yourself and your horse.

This guide can be used by Pony Clubbers, instructors, and all horse owners who want to learn about longeing and how to use this technique safely to benefit their horses' training.
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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780876056400
Publisher:
Turner Publishing Company
Publication date:
09/17/1997
Series:
United States Pony Club Guides Series
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
112
Sales rank:
430,683
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.24(d)

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Meet the Author

About the Author SUSAN E. HARRIS is a riding instructor, clinician, author, and artist from Cortland, New York. She has taught all seats and styles of riding, and travels nationwide and internationally to give clinics in Centered Riding and horse movement. Howell Book House publishes her classic Grooming to Win; Horse Gaits, Balance and Movement; the three USPC Manuals of Horsemanship (Basics for Beginners/D Level; Intermediate Horsemanship/C Level; and Advanced Horsemanship/B,HA, A Levels); and two other USPC Guides (Conformation, Movement and Soundness and Bandaging Your Horse).

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