Horse Owner's Field Guide to Toxic Plantsby Sandra Burger, A. P. Knight
The only fully-illustrated reference book on preventing horse poisonings, written for the lay person. Beautiful, instructive color photographs of more than 100 plants known to be poisonous to horses, with an accompanying description of each plant, including seasonal characteristics and geographic distribution. Gives the toxic principle, physiological reaction of a poisoned horse, tells the owner when to call the vet, and what to do. Includes range maps, many color photographs, and line drawings.
- Breakthrough Publications, Incorporated
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- 4.62(w) x 8.52(h) x 0.45(d)
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This book was very useful for my purpose. Due to the fact that I am in Pony Club, I was able to use this book to identify and use certains plants in competition and in my ratings. The explanations about the plant are very useful, as are the pictures. Unfortunately, not every detail can be shown with photographs. In order to compensate, it appears that drawings have been included to help. Very useful!!