The Stud Farm

The Stud Farm

by A. Cecil


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Originally published in 1851, this book is the result of 25 years experience and covers every aspect of the management and breeding of horses - hints on breeding for the turf, the chase, and the road. Addresses to breeders of race horses and hunters, to landed proprietors and especially to tenant farmers. It is a wealth of practical information that the author has acquired. Contents Include: Motives for Breeding, Site of Buildings and Paddocks Selection of Mares Barren and Other Mares Stallions Treatment of Mares in Foal and With Foal Foals After Weaning Yearlings, Two Years Old and Others Breaking Physic Shoeing Cultivation and Management of Land Food, It's Properties and Effects

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ISBN-13: 9781406796377
Publisher: Hesperides Press
Publication date: 07/01/2006
Pages: 220
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.50(d)

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