Palomino HorsesBook - 1996
Saddle up and explore the colorful world of pinto horses! Engaging text encourages readers to examine the history of the pinto, its significance as a color type, and the breeds registered by the Pinto Horse Association of America. From mane to tail, there's no horsing around when it comes to introducing readers to the palomino's size, coat colors, and unique color patterns. Young equestrians will gain the confidence to identify horses displaying the wild pinto coloring. Additional chapters cover feeding, grooming, veterinary care, general tack, foals, and basic horse training. Full-color photos throughout show off pintos in various situations. Whether skilled in horsemanship or going for their first ride, readers will feel ready to run with the wind in pursuit of pintos! Bolded glossary terms, phonetic spellings, and an index supplement the easy-to-read chapter text. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.
Publisher: Edina, Minn. : Abdo & Daughters ; Minneapolis, Minn. : Library bound ed. distributed by Rockbottom Books, c1996
Branch Call Number: 636.13 GAM 1996
Characteristics: 24 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), map ; 21 cm