Sunday, April 23, 2017

Keeping Captain by N. L. Sharp

Keeping Captain by N. L. Sharp is a great book for horse lovers of all ages.

Carly and her horse Captain have been champs at the local barrel racing circuit. Until she finds out they will be moving and her dad has promised to sell Captain to a schoolmate. So Carly's plan is to have Captain lose his races so maybe they won't want to buy him. But her plans fall apart, and in the end she learns what is really important for Captain.

Friday, March 3, 2017

Murder Western Style by Rayna Morgan

Murder mystery, light romance and an equine setting, what more could you want? This is a fun story with a surprising ending. A galloping good read!

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Misty Zebracorn by Russ Towne

Misty Zebracorn by Russ Towne is an adorable story about a special equine: part zebra, part unicorn!

She goes to the beach, but forgets to put on sunscreen so she turns red. A good lesson for kids! She makes new friends and soon she has her black and white stripes back.

This "magical mare" will surely delight youngsters.

Sunday, December 11, 2016

More Horse Books from 5m Publishing

Here are two more books from the Horse Riding & Management Series developed by 5m Publishing. Great resources for horse owners.

Horse Behaviour by Barbara Schoning (a German specialized veterinarian) covers how the horse's brain works, the difference between instinct and learned behavior, how a foal's is developed as well as the mentality of a herd. 

Natural Medicine for Horses by Cornelia Wittek (a natural remedy practitioner) explains how common herbs, flowers and fungi can be used to benefit a horse's health. Each item - in alphabetical order - describes the origin, the medicinal properties and how to use them. Such as, Oregano can be used in a warm poultice to soothe over-exertion.

The series can be found on