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Horses Are Made To Be Horses

Horses Are Made To Be Horses

A Personal Philosophy of Horsemanship

This 'Book of the Century' is both a testament to the life and ideals of the former Spanish Riding School instructor, Franz Mairinger and a tribute from his many pupils and associates. The pages within are based on notes from lectures and demonstrations given throughout Australia by Franz Mairinger and painstakingly assembled by his widow, Erna, friends, pupils, and followers of his teaching. Every page communicates the presence and personality of the teacher as he instructs, persuades,... continue reading...

The Art Of Horsemanship

The Art Of Horsemanship

The Earliest Known Work On The Horse

Xenophon's The Art of Horsemanship is the earliest known work on the horse and how to ride it. Though Xenophon wrote his treatise twenty-three centuries ago, it still provides the modern-day equestrian enthusiast with much food for thought and is delightfully easy to read. In this translation by Morris H. Morgan, Ph.D., there are chapters on the Greek Riding-Horse and Points of the Horse, with Notes on Xenophon's text. Illustrated throughout with numerous photographs and line drawings,... continue reading...

Think Harmony With Horses

Think Harmony With Horses

An in-depth Study of the Horse / Man Relationship

"When you ask your horse to do something it should be his idea - he wants to do it, he understands how to do it, and he does it. " These words are typical of the way Ray Hunt expresses his philosophy of the ideal relationship between horse and man. That philosophy is discussed in this book, in a manner that makes the reader feel as if he is listening to Ray talk. It is persuasive talk - gently persuasive; this man's ideas make a lot of sense, and the success he has achieved with those ideas... continue reading...

True Unity

First published in 1987, Tom Dorrance's book, True Unity, has become a classic to be read again and again. True Unity introduces you to...

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Believe

"When it comes to horses, Buck Brannaman is part guru, part psychologist, and all cowboy. He’s a 19th century man in a 21st century...

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Riding Between The Worlds

Two years ago author and horse trainer Linda Kohanov wrote THE TAO OF EQUUS, a daring multidisciplinary exploration of the powerful...

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What Horses Say

If only horses could talk. The truth, astonishingly, is that they do. In What Horses Say, Devon-based Julie Dicker describes the process...

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The Tao Of Equus

The Tao Of Equus considers the mystical nature of horses and the magical connection between horses and humans. Equine therapist Linda...

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Kinship With All Life

Is there a universal language of love, a "kinship with all life" that can open new horizons of experience? Example after example in...

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