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Author Ransford, Sandy.

Title First riding lessons / written by Sandy Ransford ; photographed by Bob Langrish.

Imprint New York : Kingfisher, 2002.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 798.2 RAN    Available
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 798.2 RAN    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 798.2 RAN    Available
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 798.2 RAN    Available
 PAS Linda Vista Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 798.2 RAN    Available
Description 64 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Series Kingfisher riding club
Contents Before you start: Why take riding lessons? -- Where to take riding lessons -- Clothes to wear for riding -- Types of ponies -- Pony's tack: Saddles and girths -- Bridles and bits -- Saddling up -- Putting on a bridle -- Western tack -- First lessons: Meeting your pony -- Getting to know your pony -- Mounting -- Dismounting -- How to sit in the saddle -- Aids -- On the lunge or lead line rein -- On your own -- Turning left and right -- Learning to trot -- Cantering -- Western riding -- In the arena: Riding in a group -- Exercises in the arena -- Without stirrups and reins -- Exercises in the saddle -- Your first jumping lessons -- Looking forward: Road safety -- Trail riding -- Ready to move on.
Summary Presents detailed information on beginning horseback riding lessons, including various types of ponies and horses, and kinds of equipment used.
Subject Horsemanship -- Juvenile literature.
Horses -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 0753454548 : $14.95

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