Cherry Hill's Horse Care for Kids: Grooming, Feeding, Behavior, Stable & Pasture, Health Care, Handling & Safety, Enjoying (Paperback)
Covering the essentials of equine care in a language appropriate for teen and preteen horse lovers, this guide provides everything young equestrians need to know to safely and enjoyably keep their horse healthy and happy. Veteran trainer Cherry Hill starts by making sure that the right animal is matched with the right rider, then progresses through feeding, grooming, behavior, safety, and health care. Encouraging their passion, Hill provides a roadmap for young horse enthusiasts to responsibly care for their cherished companion.
Cherry Hill is an internationally known instructor and horse trainer and has written numerous books, including 101 Arena Exercises for Horse & Rider, Horsekeeping on a Small Acreage, How to Think Like a Horse, What Every Horse Should Know, and Horse Care for Kids. Visit her at www.horsekeeping.com, where you can find information on her books, DVDs, and horsekeeping knowledge.
“Hill’s comprehensive handbook…offers a treasure trove of information for young horse owners.”—Horse Illustrated
“A well-designed, very informative guide for young people who are dreaming about owning a horse or serious about caring for one.”—News Star, Monroe, LA
“This attractive text is perfect for the horse-crazy novice in your family.”—Publishers Weekly
“…every sentence of this book contains need-to-know information in an accessible format.”—The American Quarter Horse Journal
“Hill’s comprehensive handbook…offers a treasure trove of information for young horse owners.”—Children’s Bookwatch
“This book is packed with information on all aspects of horse care” —Young Rider Magazine
“This attractive text is perfect for the horse-crazy novice in your family.”
“Cherry Hill’s Horse Care For Kids is comprehensive, reliable, and thoroughly ‘kid friendly’.”
“Horse Care For Kids has everything you need to know about looking after a horse or pony.”
Recipient of the ASPCA Henry Bergh Children’s Book Award