Essential Equine Studies : Health, Nutrition and Fitness Bk. 2, Paperback

Essential Equine Studies : Health, Nutrition and Fitness Bk. 2 Paperback


This title is the second in a series of four books produced for college students on equine degree courses.

Designed for clarity and ease of reference with a list of aims and objectives preceding each chapter, the book deals with complex issues on a step-by-step basis and provides detailed explanations of technical and scientific terminology.

Question boxes act as reminders and revision aids throughout.

The contents include: routine health care; the foot and shoeing; teeth and worming; nutrients; the digestive process; feeding and feedstuffs; rationing; and physiological adaptations to training, fitness, work and exercise programmes.

The Series includes - Book 1: "Anatomy & Physiology"; Book 2: "Health, Fitness & Nutrition"; Book 3: "Injury, Disease & Equine Nursing"; and, Book 4: "Business & Estate Management".


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 240 pages, Colour illustrations & charts
  • Publisher: The Crowood Press Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Equine veterinary medicine
  • ISBN: 9780851319094



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