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The riding horse repair manual : not the horse you want? create him from what you have / Doug Payne ; forewords by Anne Kursinski & Linda Zang.

By: Payne, Doug, 1981-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: North Pomfret, Vermont : Trafalgar Square, 2014Description: 216 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781570765179 (pbk.); 1570765170 (pbk.).Subject(s): Horses -- Training | Horses -- BehaviorDDC classification: 636.1/0835 | 636.1
Contents:
Pt. 1. Getting started -- A strategy for avoiding behavior problems -- How to start a green horse : A brief guide -- Training step by step : Work on the ground -- Training step by step : Ridden work -- Behavior problems : A general assessment -- Pt. 2. Let the games begin -- Before you begin : Horse and rider "self-examination" -- Contact issues -- Unruly outbursts -- Jumping problems -- Pt. 3. How it can work for you, how it has worked for me -- Strategies for future success -- Real case studies : Horses I have ridden.
Summary: Foolproof ways to solve bad behavior under saddle.
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There are many horses out there that express discomfort or discontent in a variety of troublesome ways. These are the common problems riders at all levels deal with on a regular basis, such as bucking, rearing, bolting, pulling, grinding teeth, refusing fences, and running out - to name but a few! Doug Payne has made a name for himself in equestrian circles as the "go-to guy" when it comes to finding a way forward with problem horses. Now he's sharing his tips and techniques for solving some of the most common contact issues, unruly outbursts, and jumping problems that riders experience. Learn about causes for problem behaviour - from physical issues to "holes" in a horse's education - and discover dozens of safe and professionally tested solutions and step-by-step exercises.

Includes index.

Pt. 1. Getting started -- A strategy for avoiding behavior problems -- How to start a green horse : A brief guide -- Training step by step : Work on the ground -- Training step by step : Ridden work -- Behavior problems : A general assessment -- Pt. 2. Let the games begin -- Before you begin : Horse and rider "self-examination" -- Contact issues -- Unruly outbursts -- Jumping problems -- Pt. 3. How it can work for you, how it has worked for me -- Strategies for future success -- Real case studies : Horses I have ridden.

Foolproof ways to solve bad behavior under saddle.

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