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Title:
Trailering your horse : a visual guide to safe training and traveling
Author:
Hill, Cherry, 1947-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Pownal, Vt : Storey Books, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
vi, 153 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781580171762
Format :
Book

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Material Type
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Status
Central Library SF285.385 .H55 2000 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area-Oversize
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Summary

Summary

Properly trailering your horse is an essential skill every horse owner needs to master. With clear text and detailed photography, Cherry Hill shows you how to choose an appropriate truck and trailer combination; train your horse to confidently enter and exit the trailer; and drive safely while pulling a loaded trailer. With tips on emergency equipment and caring for your horse en route, this guide has everything you need to know to create a safe and stress-free traveling experience for you and your horse.


Table of Contents

Preface
Part 1 The Trailer and the Truck
1 The Towing Vehicle
2 The Trailer
3 Trailer Features and Options
4 Trailer Maintenance
5 Maneuvering Your Rig
Part II Training
6 In-Hand Work
7 Obstacle Training
8 Trailer Loading and Unloading
9 Tips, Cautions, and Story Problems
Part III Traveling
10 Getting the Rig Ready for a Tip
11 Getting Your Horse Ready
12 En Route
13 Arrival
14 After Every Trip
Appendix
Index

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