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Title:
Stablekeeping : a visual guide to safe and healthy horsekeeping
Author:
Hill, Cherry, 1947-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Pownal, Vt. : Storey Books, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
v, 153 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
Barn features -- Stalls -- The tack room -- Work areas -- Storage areas -- Tools -- Turnout areas -- Vices and prevention -- Sanitation & pest control -- Hay -- Grain -- Feeding practices -- Water -- Safety -- Emergency -- Seasonal reminders.
ISBN:
9781580171755
Format :
Book

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Central Library SF285.35 .H56 2000 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area-Oversize
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Your horses deserve a comfortable and well-kept stable. In this easy-to-use guide, Cherry Hill shows you how to design and maintain an efficient and safe stable environment. With clear instructions and more than 250 photographs, Hill provides in-depth advice on every aspect of stable management, including stalls, tack rooms, work and storage areas, sanitation, safety considerations, and more. Good stablekeeping is an essential element of every successfully equine operation; it ensures a pleasant workplace and creates a healthy and happy environment for your horses.


Table of Contents

Cherry Hill is America's expert on common sense horse care, training, and horsekeeping...her quiet wisdom is a reliable source of advice for any horse owner
Lisa Kiser, Marketing Manager, Equitana USA and EqWest
A Complete Stablekeeping Reference Happy trails begin at home
From design to management to maintenance, good stablekeeping minimizes repairs, reduces feed and veterinary bills, helps to ensure that horses are safe and content, and provides a pleasant workplace
Learn how to keep a barn running as smoothly as possible from expert Cherry Hill
This complete visual guide includes: Barn design and features
Stall management
Utilities
Pen maintenance
Feed and water practices
Emergency action plan

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