The Complete Idiot's Guide to Horseback Riding

Author: Jessica Jahiel

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 368

View: 118

Expert advice from an experienced equestrienne pack The Complete Idiot's Guide to Horseback Riding. Learn simple strategies for mastering basic riding skill, essential information on caring for horses, the differences between Western and English riding styles, caring for the saddle and much more! Rules of polo and polocrosse are also included.

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Horses

Author: P.J. Dempsey

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Pets

Page: 256

View: 746

The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Horses will introduce new and prospective owners to every aspect of buying, riding, grooming, handling, stabling, training and caring for horses. Readers will learn about the various horse breeds, what to wear while riding, how to saddle and mount a horse, and how to choose the right vet.

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Horses

Author: Jessica Jahiel

Publisher: Alpha Books

ISBN:

Category: Horsemanship

Page: 352

View: 484

This essential reference for riders, owners, and anyone who loves horses covers the different styles of riding; how to purchase, care for, manage, and train a horse; the proper attire, tack, and equipment for English and Western riding; and information about equestrian shows and events. 45 illustrations.

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Horses

Author: P. Dempsey

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Pets

Page: 256

View: 133

The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Horses will introduce new and prospective owners to every aspect of buying, riding, grooming, handling, stabling, training and caring for horses. Readers will learn about the various horse breeds, what to wear while riding, how to saddle and mount a horse, and how to choose the right vet.

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Country Living

Author: Kimberley Willis

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: House & Home

Page: 368

View: 478

Even simple living has complications. City/suburban dwellers heading to 'greener pastures' will find this guide indispensable. The transition to a more rural life can be complicated, with dozens of issues to consider, from utilities to schools to weather. Expert advisor Kimberly Willis writes from experience on such topics as choosing the right location, building or refurbishing, tools and supplies, home farming, animal ownership, and more. ?A growing market with little or no competition ?Practical, easy-to-follow advice ?Strong resources section

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Study Skills

Author: Randall S. Hansen, PhD

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 288

View: 758

Study smarter, not harder! Every high school and college student would love to know how to get the highest grades with the least amount of effort. This book gives students a guiding philosophy for every class, every time, laying the foundation for lifelong learning. With the wisdom gained from these tips, success stories from other students, and mini-assessments, they'll be empowered to succeed in class preparation, reading comprehension, exam-taking, and more. ?No one method fits every student, so included are many tried-and-true methods ?Useful for every subject, from foreign languages to mathematics, from high school through college and beyond ?Helps students find their particular learning styles

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Hawaii

Author: Corey Sandler

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Travel

Page: 432

View: 862

An indispensable resource for the perfect island getaway. This reader-friendly guide to the beauty and wonder of the nation's 50th state features everything you need to know before visiting Oahu, Maui, the Big Island, Kauai, Molokai, and Lana'i. Includes one-island and multiple-island itineraries, as well as ultimate itineraries for singles, families, couples looking for a romantic getaway, adventure seekers, and luxury lovers. -Special visual icons indicating hotels, restaurants, and sights that can't be missed-as well as those that are best avoided-make navigating the book simple -Features eight pages of beautiful full-color Hawaiian scenery

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Decluttering

Win the Turf War with Your Stuff

Author: Regina Leeds

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: House & Home

Page: 208

View: 483

Do you own your stuff, or does it own you? Whether someone lives in a mansion or a studio, drives an SUV or a MiniCooper, stuff often builds up into an endless stream of clutter, taking over living spaces and complicating lives. Drawing on nearly two decades of experience organizing living and work spaces, renowned organizing expert Regina Leeds has the solution for conquering clutter in every room of one's house, along with in one's office, car, and garage. ?Short, easy-to-use format ?Quick and easy steps for evaluating and organizing your possessions ?Unique room-by-room approach ?Tips on maintaining a clutter-free space forever ?Includes a complete list of resources

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Raising a Strong-Willed Child

Author: Helen Coronato

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 288

View: 322

When "because I'm the parent" meets "you're not the boss of me"... Good news: there are many ways to parent willful children without everyday clashes. Here parents learn how to capitalize on children's strengths and make bad days more manageable. Full of ideas and techniques, it explores: how to use empathy first and discipline second; exercises and strategies that work to calm toddler tantrums; bringing teachers on board; raging hormones in teen rebels; and dealing with health and safety issues. -- Much more positive than other parenting books, which focus on discipline and parental control -- Helps parents understand and accept children for who they are, as well as who they can hope to be

Horses For Dummies

Author: Audrey Pavia

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN:

Category: Pets

Page: 384

View: 215

Features new full-color photos and online resources Train, care for, and have fun with your horse If you're crazy about horses, this hands-on guide is all you need to giddy up and go. Featuring updates on breeds, boarding, nutrition, equipment, training, and riding, as well as new information on various equine conditions, this resource shows you how to keep your horse happy - and take your riding skills to the next level. Discover how to * Select the right horse for you * Feed, groom, and handle your horse * Recognize common horse ailments * Have fun in the saddle * Get involved in equestrian competitions