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The Book of Draft Horses: A Guide to Selecting, Caring, and Training

The Book of Draft Horses: A Guide to Selecting, Caring, and Training (Paperback)

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Before trucks and tractors, draft horses performed the heavy work of pulling wagons, plowing fields, and hauling logs. But the internal combustion engine did not entirely replace these animals; they are still used in many parts of the country for agricultural and other jobs. The Book of Draft Horses is a celebration of these "gentle giants," as well as a practical handbook on breeding, care, training, competition, and working horses. Now in paperback!

Natural World & The EnvironmentThe natural world, country life & petsHorses & poniesSport & HobbiesSports & outdoor recreationEquestrian & animal sports Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publication Date: 01/04/2016 ISBN-13: 9781493022472  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Donna Campbell Smith is a freelance writer with a degree in equine technology. She writes for USA Equestrian, The Chronicle of the Horse, and other equestrian magazines.

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