The book also discusses accident prevention, both in the stableyard and on your horse, and other incidents such as an escaped horse, getting lost on a ride or losing a horseshoe while riding.
Karen Bush holds the BHS Intermediate Teaching qualification, and for many years worked in commercial ABRS and BHS-approved riding establishments, teaching clients of all ages and levels. Karen lives in Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire. Karen Coumbe is an experienced vet and author of First Aid for Horses. She writes regularly for Horse & Hound magazine.