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HORSE BREEDING & YOUNG HORSE TRAINING

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Mastering The Basics with Dominique and Debra Barbier  A How-To Video for Riders of All Abilities and Disciplines, Barbier, Dominique & Debra
1 Barbier, Dominique & Debra Mastering The Basics with Dominique and Debra Barbier A How-To Video for Riders of All Abilities and Disciplines
Metropolitain 1999 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Audio Book 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall VHS Tape 
VHS with lightly bumped tips. Not a former rental. Includes: Communication/ Visualization/ Longeing/ Work in Hand/ Transitions/ Gaits/ Halt/ Direction. With Dominque and Debra Barbier, Mastering the Basics is an award-winning how-to video for riders of all abilities and disciplines. Dominique Barbier, the internationally acclaimed master trainer and horse breeder, invites you to master everything from longeing to gaits. Mr. Barbier's teachings are a proven mixture of the classical past and today's modern techniques. This video will give you a set of skills that will make such techniques as direction and work in hand second nature. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Schooling By The Natural Method, Becher, Rolf; Translated By Major and Mrs. Patrick Maxwell
2 Becher, Rolf; Translated By Major and Mrs. Patrick Maxwell Schooling By The Natural Method
London J. A. Allen 1963 First Edition Hardcover Very Good + No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾ Illustrated 
First edition in black boards with red titles. Corners bumped but not rubbed. Internally crisp and bright w/tidy name on fep and vintage bookstore sticker on rep. 78 well illustrated pages. Includes: The Horse's Anatomy/ The Circulation and Nervous System/ Psychology of the Horse/ Schooling in the Open - The Terrain School/ Fundamental School Work/ The Forward Seat/ Riding Over Obstacles and Jumping/ Correction of the Spoiled Horse/ Subsidiary Reins/ Work on the Lunge and Long Reins/ Conclusion/ Appendix. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Gentle Solutions Frank Bell's Seven Steps to a Safer Horse The Complete Guide to Frank Bell's Acclaimed 7-Step Safety System, Bell, Frank; With Sylvia Scott; Foreword By Bob Claymier: My Introduction to a Horse Whisperer
3 Bell, Frank; With Sylvia Scott; Foreword By Bob Claymier: My Introduction to a Horse Whisperer Gentle Solutions Frank Bell's Seven Steps to a Safer Horse The Complete Guide to Frank Bell's Acclaimed 7-Step Safety System
ID Dances With Horses, Inc 2004 097634890X / 9780976348900 First Edition Soft cover Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Photographs 
Brilliant glossy 1st edition paperback with negligible wear at tips from storage. 151 well illustrated pages. Rare horse training book. Intro: The 7-Step System, In the Beginning, Bonding, Take and Give, Intimacy, The Dance Begins, Desensitizing, Ballet on the Ground, Ballet in the Saddle; In the End, Frank Bell Photo Gallery, Frank Bell Training Products, Afterword, Author Biographies, Photo Acknowledgments. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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BHS: Riding and Training VHS TAPE, British Horse Society
4 British Horse Society BHS: Riding and Training VHS TAPE
NJ Miller's Harness VHS Tape Very Good Book VHS 
VG VHS tape in original pictorial snap-lock hard plastic case. No date listed, circa 1980's? Scarce video covers 5 subjects on one video: Training the Young Horse 27 mins/ The Riding Position 17 mins/ The Rider's Aids 20 mins/ The Basic Paces 24 mins/ Dressage Movements 22 mins. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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Horse Training Basics. An Indispensable Guide for Beginning Trainiers, Britt, Deborah M.
5 Britt, Deborah M. Horse Training Basics. An Indispensable Guide for Beginning Trainiers
CO Alpine Publications Inc. 1994 0931866634 / 9780931866630 1st Edition Hardcover Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Photographs 
As new 211 pp glossy hardcover without names, tears or soil. Perfect for the new owner whether English or Western tack is chosen. Chapters include: The Right Horse/ Getting to Know Each Other/ Horse Psychology/ Training Basics/ The Human Touch/ Pressure Points/ Tying and Haltering/ Leading and Ground Manners/ Lunging/ Trailering/ Saddle Safety/ Getting On/ Tough Stuff/ Appendix: Catalog List. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Training The Young Horse, Britton, Vanessa
6 Britton, Vanessa Training The Young Horse
London B.T. Batsford Ltd 1994 0713471832 / 9780713471830 First Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Illustsrated 
Lovely red hardcover is tight, crisp and unmarked. Price clipped dj in in new mylar displays beautifully. More than presentable. 160 pp . Well illustrated, practical help for those about to handle, lunge, long-rein, and back horses, together with explanation of the reasoning behind the various methods and practices. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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7 Burch, Preston M.; with Alex Bower Training Thoroughbred Horses
KY The Blood-Horse, Inc 1973 3rd Printing Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Photographs 
Solid copy in discolored taupe/green cloth boards w/black titles. Tips and spine ends sharp, illustrated endpapers, tasteful color bookplate from former owner on verso fep. 130 pp text clean. Includes: Foreword/ The Author/ Selection of Racing Material/ Breaking Yearlings/ Training 2-Year-Olds/ 3-Year-Olds and Older Horses/ Mud Horses, Grass Horses and Steeplechasers, The Condition Book/ Stable Management/ Feeding/ Care of the Feet/ Minor Injuries/ Miscellaneous Ailments/ Racing Strategy/ Owner-Trainer Relationships. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Between Mare and Foal. The Mare Owner's Handbook. Farnam Horse Library #256, Coen, Sue
8 Coen, Sue Between Mare and Foal. The Mare Owner's Handbook. Farnam Horse Library #256
Farnam Horse Library 1979 First Edition Illustrated Paperback Covers Near Fine No Jacket 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Photographs 
Brilliant copy in glossy photo illustrated heavy card covers, tips showing negligible color loss from storage, one minor pen doodle on foot of rear cover does not cover any of the text written there, else the 91 pp text is crisp and unmarked. Well illustrated in color photos, a handy volume in a compact size. First Edition, thus stated. Intro/ Should I Breed my Mare?/ The Broodmare: Considerations in Selection/ The Stallion: Considerations in Selection/ When Should the Mare be Bred?/ Heredity and Environment/ Systems of Breeding/ Determination of Pregnancy/ Care of the Pregnant Mare/ Foaling/ Raising the Foal/ The Yearling and Two Year Old. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Buying and Reschooling Ex-Racehorses, Coldrey, Chrisopher and Victoria
9 Coldrey, Chrisopher and Victoria Buying and Reschooling Ex-Racehorses
England The Crowood Press 2000 1861260881 / 9781861260888 Reprint Hardcover Near Fine Good Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Illustrated 
Tight bright reprint hardcover in lightly soiled green boards with gilt title on spine. DJ in new mylar shows a chip at lower front panel fore edge and a taped tear on back panel but displays well. 112 pp. Much sought work from a dynamic British duo which draws on two case histories to demonstrate precisely what is involved in finding and choosing your project, what to look for and what to avoid. From assessing his potential and planning the training program through initial preparation and work in the loose school and over poles to riding away and further training. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Stud Managers Handbook Based on Lectures Given at the Stud Managers Courses at the University of KY, Lexington., Compilation Authored
10 Compilation Authored Stud Managers Handbook Based on Lectures Given at the Stud Managers Courses at the University of KY, Lexington.
KY University of Kentucky 1954 Plastic Comb Spine Paperback Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Blue grained card covers with red plastic comb spine, silver gilt horse and titles on cover. Light color loss at tips, micro rub at upper cover fore edge, frt cover lifting along fore edge. Advisors: William Du Pont Jr./ Walter M. Jeffords/ George D. Widener, A.B. Hancock Jr., Dr. Richard E. Shope. General Chairman Dr. F.E. Hull. Based on lectures and other material presented at the various Stud Managers Courses held at the University of Kentucky in 1951-1952-1953-1954. 213 pp. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Stud Adventures In Breeding, Conley, Kevin
11 Conley, Kevin Stud Adventures In Breeding
NY Bloomsbury Books 2003 1582343322 / 9781582343327 Second Printing Pictorial Paperback Near Fine No Jacket Remainder 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall 
Few light surface dents on upper cover corner, spot of white-out on inside rear cover, else as new. 209 pgs. Synopsis: Sex. Money. Horses. Every year, on Valentine's Day, the great Thoroughbred farms open their breeding sheds and begin their primary business. For the next one hundred and fifty days, the cries of stallions and the vigorous encouragement of their handlers echo through breeding country, from the gentle hills of Kentucky to the rich valleys of California. Stud takes us into this strange and seductive world of horse breeding. We meet the world's leading sire, Storm Cat, the Triple Crown winner, Seattle Slew, and a nearly unmanageable colt, Devil Begone, who has found peace and prosperity on the banks of the Rio Grande servicing desert mares like Patty O'Furniture. Cheap stud, top stud, old stud, wild stud, from the Hall of Fame horse to the harem stallion with his feral herd, Stud looks at intimate acts in idyllic settings and the billion-dollar business behind them. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Schooling And Riding The Sport Horse  A Modern American Hunter/Jumper System  SIGNED, Cronin, Paul D.
12 Cronin, Paul D. Schooling And Riding The Sport Horse A Modern American Hunter/Jumper System SIGNED
VA University of Virginia Press 2004 0813922879 / 9780813922874 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall Photos & Drawings Inscribed by Author(s)
Fine hardcover in fine unclipped dj in new mylar. Author presentation copy signed/dated on title page: For Heidi Best wishes for a lifetime of good riding. Paul D. Cronin 12-3-04. 285 pp. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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Horses and Ponies Their Breeding, Feeding & Management, de Beaumont, Marguerite
13 de Beaumont, Marguerite Horses and Ponies Their Breeding, Feeding & Management
London J. A. Allen 1976 0851312209 / 9780851312200 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good + Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Illustrated 
1st Edition near fine hard cover with bumped spine ends, dedication on fep, 144 pp text crisp and unmarked. Illustrated orange dj shows a photo of a pretty dapple grey horse in a show ring is sunned on spine but displays well in new mylar. Well iIllustrated with b/w drawings, photos and line illustrations of fat show horses under saddle and in hand. Uncommon book covers Breeding/ Founding a Stud/ Handling Foals/ Weaning/ Health in Stables/ Stable Work and Staff/ The Brood Mare/ The Stallion/ Horse Care in Winter and many more. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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14 Dougall, Neil Stallions Their Management and Handling
London J. A. Allen 1973 0851311822 / 9780851311821 First Reprint Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Illustrated 
Lightly bumped tips of book and dj. Jacket lightly sunned along the backstrip. Text as new. 60 pp of text followed by approx 60 pp of b/w glossy breed type photos. This wide-sweeping yet meticulously-detailed work considers the many aspects of the management and handling of all types of serving entires, from Thoroughbreds on the most modern stud farms on one end of the scale, to Native Ponies living out at the other. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Horse Knowledge Practised & Proved, Faudel-Phillips, Major H.
15 Faudel-Phillips, Major H. Horse Knowledge Practised & Proved
London Vinton & Co. 1927 First Edition Hardcover Very Good + No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall No Illustrations 
Very nice 1st edition in royal blue cloth boards with gilt titles. No names, tears or soil, crisp text fine save for very light foxing on endpps. 136 pp. Book is now placed in removable clear heavy mylar, bits of tape shown in image are not affixed to book, but there to keep protective cover in place. Opens with a quote from Jorrocks on title page: A master's eye is worth two pairs of 'ands. Contents include: Foreword/ Long Rein Driving/ Mouthing/ Bitting/ Breaking and Training, up to Three Years Old/ Backing and Riding a Colt, and Re-Training Other Horses/ Stable Management/ Saddlery/ Showing/ Children's Ponies/ When Buying a Horse - A Few Things to Remember/ Riding Kit - How to Dress/ Miscellaneous Do's and Don'ts. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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The Athletic Horse His Selection, Work and Management, Foster, Carol
16 Foster, Carol The Athletic Horse His Selection, Work and Management
England The Crowood Press 1986 0946284385 / 9780946284382 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Photos & Drawings 
Fine hardcover in fine, unclipped (and unpriced) dust wrapper, now in new mylar. Displays beautifully, more than suitable for gifting. 143 pp of expertise to help you make the most of your sport horse on the flat, over fences and on the ground. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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Stallion Management A Practical Guide for Stud Owners, Hardman, A.C. Leighton
17 Hardman, A.C. Leighton Stallion Management A Practical Guide for Stud Owners
CA Wilshire Book Co 1974 0879802979 / 9780879802974 First Edition Pictorial Paperback Covers Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Illustrated 
Very light color loss at tips from storage, marked out name on title page, highlighting present. B/W Illustrations; 157 pages; Contents: Introduction to stallion ownership. Stallion Promotion. Management of the Visiting Mares. Foaling. The Care and Management of Young Foals. Mares, their Anatomy and Hormone Cycles. Anatomy and Function of the Stallion's Breeding Organs. Trying Mares. Covering Mares. The First Season Stallion. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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Young Horse Management, Hardman, A.C. Leighton
18 Hardman, A.C. Leighton Young Horse Management
London Pelham Books 1976 0720709040 / 9780720709049 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Illustrated 
Splendid copy with negligible bumps to extremities of boards & dj. Begins with a chapter on establishing and running a stud, then covers every aspect of young horse management, from foals to three-year-olds. Required reading for anyone contemplating breeding or breaking their own horse. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Sire Lines  Updated Edition, Hewitt, Abram S.
19 Hewitt, Abram S. Sire Lines Updated Edition
KY Eclipse Press 2006 1581501447 / 9781581501445 First Edition Hardcover Brand New Brand New Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Illustrated 
Brilliant copy in red hardcover boards with glossy illust dj. Blood-Horse Classics Library. 631 pp. 88 stallions profiled including Man O'War and his sons, War Admiral and War Relic: the Gray Ghost, Native Dancer; Triple Crown winner Count Fleet; and the undefeated Ribot. Eight-time leading sire Bold Ruler is discussed as part of the prolific Phalaris line while early 20th century stand-outs such as Black Toney, Broomstick and Blue Larkspur receive their due. Also looked at are stallions that made an iimpact on Thoroughbred breeding in England and France, including the brilliant Hyperion and Tourbillion. The author also examined how the bloodlines of certain stallions were better suited for American racing rather than European or vice versa. A five-cross pedigree and a race record are provided for each subject stallion whose careers have been updated for this edition. 
Price: 48.00 USD
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The Stud, For Practical Purposes and Practical Men, Hieover, Harry; (Frank Forester)
20 Hieover, Harry; (Frank Forester) The Stud, For Practical Purposes and Practical Men
London Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans 1849 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall Illustrated 
Roan cloth boards with bright gilt horse & handler on frt bd, green quarter bound leather spine with gilt title and 5 embossed spine boxes, color loss at edges, tips bumped but not rubbed through. Vintage embossed bookstore name and bookplate of Audley Farm, Berryville, VA on frt pastedn which is imprinted with other titles in Lardner's Cabinet Cyclopaedia. Several ink stamps of Audley in a few page margins within, obscuring nothing. Vintage catalog blurb of this title pasted to inside cov over bookplate. 205 pp plus 32 pp publishers catalog in rear. First edition, displays well on the shelf. Vintage binders sticker on rear pastedn, bound by Remnant & Edmonds, London. Two full page b/w plates on heavy stock Discusses ailments, conformation faults and bad habits. 
Price: 48.00 USD
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