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The Arabian Art of Taming and Training Wild and Vicious Horses

The Arabian Art of Taming and Training Wild and Vicious Horses by P. R. Kincaid
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Back in the day before automobiles, a good horse trainer and veterinarian was the equivalent of “Mr Goodwrench”. A badly behaving or unhealthy equine was equivalent to breaking down on the highway or running out of gas on a lonely stretch of highway somewhere in Utah. My sources tell me that most of the training methods are ok, but stay away from the medical tips unless you are prepared to become the poster boy or girl for the local SPCA. Listen with tongue in cheek, and check with a professional before attempting any of these techniques on a real animal.

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THE ARABIAN ART

OF

TAMING AND TRAINING

WILD & VICIOUS HORSES.

BY

T. GILBERT, BRO. RAMSEY & CO.

PRINTED AND SOLD FOR THE PUBLISHER BY HENRY WATKINS PRINTER, 225 & 227 WEST FIFTH STREET, CINCINNATI, OHIO 1856.

INTRODUCTION.

The first domestication of the horse, one of the greatest achievements of man in the animal kingdom, was not the work of a day; but like all other great accomplishments, was brought about by a gradual process of discoveries and experiments. He first subdued the more subordinate animals, on account of their being easily caught and tamed, and used for many years the mere drudges, the ox, the ass, and the camel, instead of the fleet and elegant horse. This noble animal was the last brought into subjection, owing, perhaps, to man's limited and inaccurate knowledge of his nature, and his consequent inability to control him. This fact alone is sufficient evidence of his superiority over all other animals.

Man, in all his inventions and discoveries, has almost invariably commenced with some simple principle, and gradually developed it from one degree of perfection to another... Continue reading book >>


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