This is a truly comprehensive guide to the training of horses for all disciplines. There are practical lessons from a range of experts to help the rider or handler get the most from their horse, whatever their chosen goal. It includes training for young horses as well as developing a good all rounder. The features include: masterclasses with top equestrian trainers, Q&As for troubleshooting, case studies and clear photography showing correct and incorrect schooling. Good range of topics is covered to give a broad appeal amongst horse owners and regular riders while each topic is dealt with thoroughly by experts, offering ideas that will provide fresh insight.
Jo Weeks is an experienced editor, and has ridden since childhood. She compiled the Horse Rider's Yearbook for D&C in 2004, and has produced books with many top riders and trainers. Jo lives in South Devon. EMAP's Your Horse magazine is the UK's top-selling equestrian monthly with a circulation of 56,000 and has a fine reputation for attracting the best expert contributors.