Horse Tails: History and Beyond, part 1

Horse Tails: History and Beyond, part 1

by Sue Weaver

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Horse Tails: History and Beyond is a collection of five short magazine articles that full-time animal writer Sue Weaver wrote in 1991. Their themes are the magical milt (hippomanes), the folklore of coat color, veterinary bloodletting, and two articles about horse faeries. She plans to search her published article archive for similar items to use to compile more free ebooks like this one. Enjoy!

Product Details

BN ID: 2940045294348
Publisher: Sue Weaver
Publication date: 09/19/2013
Sold by: Smashwords
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 361,742
File size: 302 KB
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Sue Weaver began writing professionally in 1969 when her first article was published in The Western Horseman magazine. Since then she’s written hundreds of articles, first specializing in horse magazines, then publications affiliated with Hobby Farms magazine. She’s also written eleven books, four in the Hobby Farms series for i-5 Publishing and seven for Storey Publishing. All relate to livestock or poultry including pigs, goats, sheep, cattle, chickens, donkeys, llamas and alpacas. She is a self-taught writer.Sue lives on a 29-acre property in the southern Ozarks, along with her husband of 40 years and a huge animal family composed of horses, full-size and miniature; a donkey; Classic Cheviot sheep; Boer, Nubian, Alpine, Sable, and mixed breed goats; a llama, a water buffalo; a pet Jersey-Holstein steer; a tame razorback hog; guinea fowl; and a passel of dogs, most of which are former rescues. The money she earns from her writing ventures is used solely to buy feed for her animal friends.~ Print books by Sue Weaver ~Chickens; Tending a Small-Scale Flock, 2nd Edition (i-5 Publishing; 2005 and 2011)Sheep; Small-Scale Sheep Keeping for Pleasure and Profit (i-5 Publishing; 2005)Goats; Small-Scale Herding for Pleasure and Profit (i-5 Publishing; 2006)Llamas and Alpacas; Keeping a Small-Scale Camelid Herd (i-5 Publishing; 2009)Storey's Guide to Raising Meat Goats; Managing, Breeding, Marketing, 2nd Edition [written under the pseudonym, Maggie Sayer] (Storey Publishing; 2007 and 2010)The Donkey Companion; Selecting, Training, Breeding, Enjoying and Caring for Donkeys (Storey Publishing; 2008)Storey's Guide to Raising Miniature Livestock: Goats, Sheep, Donkeys, Pigs, Horses, Cattle, Llamas (Storey Publishing; 2010)The Backyard Goat; an Introductory Guide to Keeping and Enjoying Pet Goats, from Feeding and Housing to Making Your Own Cheese (Storey Publishing; 2011)The Backyard Cow; an Introductory Guide to Keeping a Productive Family Cow (Storey Publishing; 2012)The Backyard Sheep; an Introductory Guide to Keeping Productive Pet Sheep (Storey Publishing; 2013)Homegrown Pork; Humane, Healthful Techniques for Raising a Pig for Food (Storey Publishing; 2013)~ Smashwords ebooks by Sue Weaver ~Sue Weaver's Goat Book (2013)Thrifty Horse Keeping; Buying and Keeping Horses without Going Broke (2013)Sue Weaver's Sheep Book (coming soon)

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Horse Tails: History and Beyond, part 1 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
It is so interesting and my favrote part is the horses I love them so much!!!!!!!!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago