Re-Educating Racehorses - A Life After Racing Fred Cook and Rowena Jane Simmonds

Ref: CRO72538 Price: £15.00

This fully comprehensive and invaluable book guides the reader through the process of acquiring and subsequently re-training a racehorse. It provides an in-depth look at what life was like for the horse at the racing yard and how through correct training and education you can train your horse to become a happy, well-adjusted athlete, ready for everyday equestrian activities. Whether you are training a horse for the first time, or you are an experience rider wanted to enhance both your skills and those of your horse, this practical book reveals how you can train a horse to achieve at a number of different disciplines and levels, depending on how advanced you wish to go.
Contents include:
What to consider when re-homing a racehorse out of training,
Under new management: how to ensure a smooth transition.
Feeding and nutrition: how diet affects performance.
Working from the ground: a detailed look at the importance of groundwork training.
Re-schooling: what is required of you and your horse.