Grooming To Win,: How to Groom, Trim, Braid, and Prepare Your Horse for Show by Susan E. HarrisGrooming To Win,: How to Groom, Trim, Braid, and Prepare Your Horse for Show by Susan E. Harris

Grooming To Win,: How to Groom, Trim, Braid, and Prepare Your Horse for Show

bySusan E. Harris

Paperback | February 26, 2008

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This is the definitive book on grooming your horse to catch the judge's eye. It features over 400 detailed drawings illustrating every aspect of grooming. Completely updated, it details current practices and requirements and covers conditioning, daily care, tools and supplies, and grooming for shows. New chapters discuss blanketing, newly popular breeds, and the latest show ring clothing styles. A must-have reference, it covers all disciplines and includes trimming styles by type and event as well as by breed.
Susan E. Harris is an internationally known clinician, riding teacher, author, and artist. She appears regularly at horse expos in the U.S. and abroad. She has taught all seats and styles of riding, and has trained, shown, and prepared horses and riders for competition in many equestrian disciplines. She is the author and illustrator o...
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Title:Grooming To Win,: How to Groom, Trim, Braid, and Prepare Your Horse for ShowFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:352 pages, 9.3 × 6.78 × 0.92 inShipping dimensions:9.3 × 6.78 × 0.92 inPublished:February 26, 2008Publisher:WileyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0470047453

ISBN - 13:9780470047453

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Table of Contents

FOREWORD.

PREFACE.

1 Horse Management: Conditioning to Win.

2 Skin and Hair Care.

3 Grooming and Daily Care.

4 Grooming Tools and Supplies.

5 Mane and Tail Care.

6 Bathing, Bandaging, and Other Procedures.

7 Trimming and Clipping.

8 Blankets and Horse Clothing.

9 Final Touches.

10 The Show Hunter.

11 Sport Horses: Turnout for Dressage, Show Jumping, Eventing and Driving.

12 The Western Show Horse.

13 The Pleasure and Versatility Breeds.

14 Other Breeds.

15 The Saddlebred,Walking Horse, Parade Horse and Other Set-Tail Horses.

16 Grooming at Horse Shows.

APPENDIX I: Trimming Styles by Type And Event.

APPENDIX II: Trimming Styles by Breed.

INDEX.