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Horse life : the ultimate guide to caring for and riding horses for kids / written by Robyn Smith ; illustrated by Kate Francis.

Smith, Robyn, (author.). Francis, Kate, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Garrett PL - Garrett J 636.1083 SMI (Text) 30010170959525 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon Y 636.1 SMITH (Text) 34330513673005 Juvenile - Non-Fiction Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City J 636.1083 SMITH (Text) 30403002455574 Childrens - New Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781646113453
  • ISBN: 1646113454
  • Physical Description: v, 136 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Emeryville, CA : Rockridge Press, [2020]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 130-131) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Horse life -- The perfect horse-for you! -- Ready to ride -- Safety skills -- Eating like a horse -- Stable life -- Grooming guide -- Healthy and happy -- Sports, shows, and fun! -- Routines to follow.
Summary, etc.:
Saddle up for a ride through the world of horses! What animal is the most fasci-neigh-ting? A horse, of course! Horse life: the ultimate guide to caring for and riding horses for kids teaches kids 8 to 12 all the basics of equine care--from anatomy to housing to bathing to feeding. You'll find plenty of knowledge to harness, whether you're just starting out or already have a horse of your own! Brush up on grooming techniques and learn about all the necessary gear, from halters to horseshoes. The illustrations in this essential book of horses for kids will teach you horse hair care, show you the differences between gaits, and much more. You'll even find out all about equestrian activities and events featuring horses for kids. In Horse life: the ultimate guide to caring for and riding horses for kids, you'll find: Safety first--This standout book on horses for kids demonstrates the best practices to keep you--and your horse--safe during handling, riding, grooming, bathing, and more. Breeds and steeds--Pick out the qualities you'll want most in a horse, and find your dream breed in this colorful guide about horses for kids. How to speak horse--Communicate the equine way with an illustrated guide to horse body language and a helpful glossary of horse terms.
Subject: Horses > Juvenile literature.
Horse breeds > Juvenile literature.
Horses > Grooming > Juvenile literature.
Horsemanship > Juvenile literature.

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