New Equestrian Titles
Quiller Publishing has a great selection of new equestrian titles this year which includes Rider Biomechanics: An Illustrated Guide – How to Sit Better and Gain Influence by renowned coach Mary Wanless; Sports Horse Soundness and Performance by Dr Cecilia Lönnell; and a new edition of The Principles of Riding by the German National Equestrian Federation. For more information simply click on the book covers.
Through Rider Biomechanics, one gains a complete understanding of the biomechanics of the rider via a new understanding of fascia — the fabric of the body that links muscles into functional chains, rather like strings of sausages. Within both human and equine bodies these form 'lines of pull', affecting posture, movement, stability and mobility.Learn More
One-hundred full-color photographs of Buck in action enhance the step-by-step methodology that leads to mastering this essential Western skill. Whether you ride or rope or just wish you could, here's a book for everyone who is captivated by Western traditions and contemporary life.Learn More
Nearly every week of the year, Buck Brannaman is on the road, conducting horsemanship clinics in which he teaches horse owners how to better understand and work with their animals, creating a relationship based on trust and respect rather than force. Buck's skills have become legendary in fact, the main character in Robert Redford's film The Horse Whisperer was based largely on him, and he served as the director's technical adviser during the shoot.Learn More
"These principles are really about life - about living your life so you're not at war with the horse, or with other people," Buck writes. At heart, this rich and rewarding autobiography is ultimately a prescription for living a harmonious existence - whether it involves horses or not.
AVAILABLE AUGUST 2017
The aim of Sport Horse Soundness and Performance is to pass on well substantiated advice on how you as a rider can help your horse to perform and how to develop your horse's physical strength and fitness – sport horse training from the angle of injury prevention and management with advice from some of the world's renowned top riders and equine vets on keeping the competition horse sound and motivated.
Filled with ideas and training instructions for fun ways to enjoy times with your miniature horse, Mini School takes the training and conditioning of Minis as seriously as that of their full-size cousins – how to turn a pint-size package into a head-turning performer.Learn More
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Ride Safe is the foundation for any horse and rider to be safe when riding out and about in all environments including on the road, along bridleways and warming up at competitions. Ride Safe provides a comprehensive understanding with practical examples, tips and guidance towards the Ride Safe Award assessment; ideal for all riders from occasional recreational riders to elite equestrians.Learn More
AVAILABLE JULY 2017
The Principles of Riding provides versatile, practical assistance to horse lovers and readers of this book who want to learn, irrespective of whether they ride for leisure or competitively, are interested in hacking or hunting, or want to develop and improve their basic training for dressage, show-jumping or eventing.Learn More
Fergus is back!Learn More
Following up the bestselling 2015 release of The Essential Fergus, this new book explores natural horsemanship training techniques via a comical conversation between Fergus and ‘The Lad’ – a young boy who is determined to ride him. Both endlessly entertaining and intentionally educational, Fergus A Horse to Be Reckoned With is certain to inspire laughter in adults and young readers alike. The result is a lively, colourful, highly illustrated treasury that will entertain anyone with an eye for a horse.
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Although pony-like in stature (measuring no more than thirty-eight inches at the shoulder), miniature horses nevertheless resemble small, well-proportioned horses with refined features. As pets or show horses, for driving, as well as therapy and guide animals, miniatures are ideal whether kept in limited space or on larger property. With stunning photographs by Bruce Curtis, The Book of Miniature Horses (published in the US) is as delightful an introduction to this fascinating breed as the horses themselves.Learn More
Internationally renowned horseman Mark Rashid has made it is his life’s work to pinpoint the causes of equine distress that perhaps make a horse’s life in the company of humans difficult. In this book, the first of the expansive library of books penned by Rashid to include dozens of full-colour photographs, readers are guided through practical steps for restarting horses, using Rashid’s simple, quiet techniques derived from years of study of martial arts.Learn More