is the classic reference guide for people who drive horses, whether
on the farm, in competition, or as a business. If you've never harnessed
a horse before, how do you make sense of all those straps and buckles?
How do you hitch a pair so they pull evenly? How do you hold the
reins? Driving Horses explains what you need to know to work with
your horses safely and efficiently, so you- and the horses - get
the most out of each day. Driving horses like a pro is all about
the details, and this guidebook is built on details. With more than
250 color photos and diagrams alongside clear, step-by-step instructions,
Driving Horses covers all the bases--from different types of harnesses
and collars, to how to get a harness on and off your horse, to how
to select the right work horse. Learn how to hitch a horse to an
implement, how to maintain correct lateral and longitudinal alignment,
how to grip the reins, and much more. Whether you've been around
horses all your life or are just starting to work with them, you'll
find this handbook essential.