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Horses & ponies / [writer, Caroline Stamps ; illustrators, Clarisse Hassan, Simon/KJA Artists, Arran Lewis].

Stamps, Caroline, (author.). Lewis, Arran. (Added Author). KJA Artists (Firm) (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fortville-Vernon Twp PL - Fortville JNF 636.1 STA (Text) 38301000043901 New Books Available -
Worthington Jefferson Twp PL - Worthington J 636.1 DORLING KINDERSLEY (Text) 36820000449149 YA/JUV NONFICTION Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0744027551
  • ISBN: 9780744027556
  • Physical Description: 191 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 29 cm.
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York : DK Publishing, 2021.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The horse family -- Inside out -- Horse breeds -- Horse care -- Horse skills.
Summary, etc.:
Covering every horsey topic you could possibly want to explore- from discovering the different horse and pony breeds, to finding out how cultures around the world live with their horses, and learning how horse-lovers ride these magnificent animals- DK's Horses & Ponies is a one-stop shop for equine knowledge. With colorful photographs and pictures on every page, this guide helps you become an expert in identifying the many different horse and pony breeds, from the enormous Dutch Draught Horse to the tiny Argentine Falabella. You will find out about all the ways that horses are an important part of our lives in different cultures, from sport, shows, traditions and celebrations, to transport, police work and even shrimp-fishing! This book answers all those questions that you've always asked yourself, including- What's the difference between horses and ponies? What is dressage? How do I steer a horse? How do horses communicate? How do they sleep standing up? What is the biggest horse that ever lived? And along the way, you'll learn how to understand and take care of your equine friends.
Target Audience Note:
9-12 years old.
Subject: Horses > Juvenile literature.
Ponies > Juvenile literature.
Horses > Miscellanea > Juvenile literature.
Ponies > Miscellanea > Juvenile literature.

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