ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Jeremy Houghton Brown is a lifelong horseman and former competitor who has managed a wide range of different yards. His training and early career in industrial management provided him with the business and staff management skills applied in this book. He was manager of the British National Equestrian Centre and the British Racing School and then for many years principal lecturer in equine studies at Warwickshire College where he started and pioneered British equine education. More recently he has been awarded Fellowship of the UK's Royal Agricultural Societies in recognition of his contribution to the horse industry.
From previous reviews:
'A new classic... a clearly written and easily understood handbook.' - Riding
'It is extremely comprehensive. It is also accurate. In fact, a most valuable book for anyone who owns a horse.' - Horse and Hound
* Clearly written with numerous photographs and illustrations
* Attractively presented and filled with accurate information and advice
* Essential reading for those taking British Horse Society and Association of British Riding Schools examinations as well as those taking college equine courses or National Vocational Qualifications in horse care and management