Clydesdale HorsesBook - 2011
Saddle up and explore the impressive world of Clydesdale horses! Engaging text encourages readers to examine the history of the Clydesdale and its important role as an American draft horse. From mane to tail, there's no horsing around when it comes to introducing readers to the Clydesdale's size, coat colors, and regal features such as its beautiful white feather. Young equestrians will gain the confidence to identify this gentle giant. Additional chapters cover feeding, grooming, veterinary care, general tack, foals, and basic horse training. Full-color photos throughout show off the Clydesdale in various colors and situations. Whether skilled in horsemanship or going for their first ride, readers will feel ready to run with the wind in pursuit of Clydesdales! Bolded glossary terms, phonetic spellings, and an index supplement the easy-to-read chapter text. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.