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Do you have any topics you would like an expert to cover in a book?

Yes
88%
204
No
12%
27

Total votes cast: 231

Comments & Write-in Answers

Senior horse nutrition

5/28/2007 8:09:34 PM

I think that it would be good to have a book about buying horses.

5/28/2007 7:57:03 PM

Insulin resistence & Metabolic disorder

5/28/2007 5:07:42 PM

how to feed breed and enbetwen for new riders.

5/28/2007 2:13:55 PM

shots for horses

5/28/2007 12:38:55 PM

reproduction

5/28/2007 7:32:53 AM

medication

5/27/2007 9:56:28 PM

Rescue Horses and feeding to get them back up to weight

5/27/2007 8:28:47 PM

How to evaluate trainers, from the ground, on the horse, in your lessons.

5/27/2007 7:47:35 PM

Neglect, starving, and abuse from horse owners and their punishment by the cruelty laws

5/27/2007 2:04:31 PM

tell us what different types of horses there are and how to care for them.

5/27/2007 9:51:19 AM

what is the best kid of pony for a 6year olds

5/27/2007 8:52:48 AM

Alternative Medicine for Horses -- specifically stretches, massage, aroma therapy, herbal medicine,

5/27/2007 6:25:45 AM

more tips from judges & trainers

5/27/2007 12:37:27 AM

emotions for horses=how they love/relationship betweenother animals/humans

5/26/2007 10:13:38 PM

equine epilepsy

5/26/2007 8:40:02 PM

colic

5/26/2007 6:42:53 PM

Managing an easy keeper

5/26/2007 6:26:11 PM

I'd love to read about knights palfreys, the type of the horses and tack would be great!

5/26/2007 5:24:51 PM

Horse care for backyard owners on a budget.

5/26/2007 12:14:17 PM

thyroid hormone

5/26/2007 10:18:17 AM

Nose bleeds after exercising.

5/26/2007 4:38:30 AM

Horse Slaughter

5/25/2007 9:08:18 PM

Fillies

5/25/2007 9:01:48 PM

First Aid for owners

5/25/2007 5:44:59 PM

barefoot trimming and natural horse care for the competeing horse

5/25/2007 5:42:15 PM

moon blindness

5/25/2007 2:22:46 PM

Best Practices for the Barefoot Horse

5/25/2007 2:11:57 PM

very very basic all in one book on how to use tack.

5/25/2007 1:46:34 PM

Raising an orphan foal; current research on equine COPD -- and what vet schools are addressing this.

5/25/2007 1:32:26 PM

stasser hoof care

5/25/2007 1:11:47 PM

mounting

5/25/2007 12:58:50 PM

More business materials for the professional horseperson

5/25/2007 12:16:38 PM

The big heart gene

5/25/2007 11:29:35 AM

training

5/25/2007 9:32:29 AM

Spanish riding school training techniques for classical dressage

5/25/2007 9:13:30 AM

detailed infomation on proper saddle and bridle fit. It's amazing how many people don't know

5/25/2007 3:35:23 AM

hypp and how to deal with the heart break

5/25/2007 2:05:39 AM

saddleseat, training the young english pleasure horse

5/24/2007 11:57:57 PM

equine tight muscles and cure

5/24/2007 11:22:25 PM

How to start a horse farm and what is needed.

5/24/2007 10:33:55 PM

problem horses. horses that have been abused and nursing them back to being a trusting rideable

5/24/2007 9:21:29 PM

yes i do as a matter of fact. The things that i would like to have included more is stuff about barr

5/24/2007 9:01:22 PM

different types of horse bits and their uses

5/24/2007 8:49:30 PM

The history of saddle use and saddle making.

5/24/2007 8:08:06 PM

the unique nature of mares ... my herd now is all mares. itsdifferent from when geldings were there

5/24/2007 7:21:37 PM

The draft horse as your riding horse.

5/24/2007 6:41:11 PM

Alternative therapies & natural feeding

5/24/2007 6:27:20 PM

Responsibility of vets who inj. cortizone & horse breaks down during race & riders & horses injured

5/24/2007 5:55:49 PM

More detailed info on senior horse care

5/24/2007 4:48:49 PM

Economic impact of slaughter ban on US taxpayer

5/24/2007 4:45:01 PM

I would like to read a book about horse care

5/24/2007 4:07:12 PM

equine melanoma, especially parotid melanoma

5/24/2007 3:35:15 PM

Stopping soring of TWH

5/24/2007 3:04:28 PM

EPM

5/24/2007 2:45:23 PM

Sensible Breeding, humane euthansia costs

5/24/2007 2:42:13 PM

colic

5/24/2007 2:27:29 PM

Cushings Syndrome

5/24/2007 2:01:42 PM

Deworming articles

5/24/2007 1:58:05 PM

Correcting Angular Limb Deformaties in Foals

5/24/2007 1:53:22 PM

A supplement program for "Pasture Horses"

5/24/2007 1:50:47 PM

I would like more on cancer in horses, especially LymphoSarcoma cancer.

5/24/2007 1:49:43 PM

horse personality

5/24/2007 1:40:04 PM

diseae's of equine renal system -liver failure

5/24/2007 1:31:38 PM

General nutrition for the new horse owner. To give supplements or not, etc.

5/24/2007 1:17:09 PM

holistic care and feeding of horses

5/24/2007 1:08:14 PM

How to perform lobotomies on people that are proven guilty of cruelty to animals.

5/24/2007 1:07:21 PM

oestopathics of riding - how riding improves horse health

5/24/2007 1:06:01 PM

colic and hernia surgery

5/24/2007 8:44:02 AM

Forage-based nutrition with 2006 NRC

5/24/2007 8:16:42 AM

eva equine

5/24/2007 12:47:35 AM

Care and managment of the "easy keeper" horse

5/23/2007 10:10:30 PM

Free handouts on basic care for horses. Most "owners" are ignorant to the equines needs

5/23/2007 9:39:39 PM

Specific training strategies to develop fitness in high level horses and maintain soundness.

5/23/2007 9:36:31 PM

DSLD/ESPA

5/23/2007 8:25:35 PM

cancer in eye

5/23/2007 7:05:44 PM

foaling procedures and to breed or not to\

5/23/2007 7:03:55 PM

hay/feed, what is grown where, best time to harvest, how to care for the crop

5/23/2007 7:03:19 PM

lordosis

5/23/2007 6:29:16 PM

hoof boots for barefoot horses

5/23/2007 6:12:53 PM

Boarding and dealing with problems in a community boarding facility

5/23/2007 6:01:36 PM

Genetic problems in specific bloodlines-heritage factors in specific bloodlines

5/23/2007 5:53:32 PM

How to REALLY do various things -- the stuff taught all by word of mouth

5/23/2007 5:32:07 PM

pasture management

5/23/2007 4:28:00 PM

laminitis

5/23/2007 4:25:56 PM

thoroughbred stallion more the just the great ones.

5/23/2007 3:17:52 PM

Signs of stroke in horses

5/23/2007 3:14:03 PM

A more indepth book on illlnesses and ailments with possible treatment proceedures

5/23/2007 2:34:32 PM

More on the Color Genetics

5/23/2007 2:08:58 PM

Navicular syndrome/tx; detailed discussion of dystocias & tx; breeding w/frozen semen

5/23/2007 1:43:48 PM

strangles

5/23/2007 1:00:53 PM

Young riders Dressage

5/23/2007 12:49:34 PM

stocking up

5/23/2007 12:45:12 PM

Stringhalt --NOT the plant caused type.

5/23/2007 12:38:06 PM

Barn managment: fly & pest control; turnout -grass/hay/grain balance; buttercup & weed control, etc

5/23/2007 12:28:57 PM

Basic medical care and techniques for when you can't reach a vet.

5/23/2007 12:27:15 PM

what can you expect after epm

5/23/2007 12:04:17 PM

the idiots guide to breeding, foaling and raising foals. Cover mare care, vac. befo&aft. foalin, etc

5/23/2007 11:26:08 AM

Cloning; EPM (updated); neurological diseases and disorders

5/23/2007 11:25:08 AM

I would like to read about horse personalities and the differences in training philosoophies.

5/23/2007 10:49:14 AM

More on the Color Genetics and more tests that are availible tto test for genotype and the locations

5/23/2007 10:43:29 AM

back problems, ttouch, massage, nutrition, hoof care, lameness, dressage, bits, Polish Arabians...

5/23/2007 10:22:41 AM

Different bits and their uses

5/23/2007 10:14:16 AM

training for endurance riding

5/23/2007 9:57:20 AM

Correct show "trimmings" from ponies through drafts

5/23/2007 9:51:04 AM

More on senior horse care

5/23/2007 9:36:35 AM

Horses disposition -- do you have your basic disposition when you are born; how does training affect

5/23/2007 9:29:08 AM

Laminitis - is it the same as founder? Heard both.

5/23/2007 9:04:12 AM

I would like to see a nutrition book to recommend how to feed a horse w/o use of grain of any kind

5/23/2007 9:03:46 AM

ALL expenses related to breeding - why so much vet? palps, ultrasounds, too expensive

5/23/2007 8:58:23 AM

Horse overbreeding, resulting in excessive numbers of unwanted horses

5/23/2007 8:50:30 AM

Horse Language - How to communicate kindly but firmly

5/23/2007 8:44:08 AM

Hasn't everything already been done?

5/23/2007 8:35:39 AM

ringbone

5/23/2007 8:31:12 AM

Horse Slaughter Ban and effect on economy

5/23/2007 8:05:03 AM

epm

5/23/2007 8:03:40 AM

retraining a horse that seeminly has forgotten to give her feet for cleaning, trimming etc.

5/23/2007 8:01:28 AM

Enteritis

5/23/2007 6:53:05 AM

how hormones affect the mare

5/23/2007 4:06:18 AM

easiest way to load a horse in a two horse trailer

5/23/2007 3:44:31 AM

overcoming fear

5/23/2007 2:33:08 AM

Ovarian tumours/ Granulosa cell tumour

5/23/2007 1:49:53 AM

marketing your horses

5/23/2007 1:37:02 AM

How to bring about a layed off horse to work/showing & the potential behavior problems (souring)

5/23/2007 1:23:29 AM

Good feeding practices for varying regions of North America.

5/23/2007 1:08:59 AM

at what ages should you start training a foal and when should you add new items to the training.

5/23/2007 12:52:33 AM

WHAT IS THE TOP HERBAL REMEDY FOR ALL ANIMALS IN U.S.A.TODAY ?

5/23/2007 12:49:42 AM

step by step training from foal to finished with goals for each level using the "American system"

5/23/2007 12:29:08 AM

Fusion of bones & when to start riding a horse

5/23/2007 12:08:28 AM

the complete history of all breeds in detail and the concotions that made them up..and why

5/23/2007 12:07:59 AM

More about feet, clubfoot, founder, etc and cures(?)

5/22/2007 11:59:43 PM

more on lacerations and not just glossed over

5/22/2007 11:33:30 PM

Equine anatomy

5/22/2007 11:21:52 PM

Skin infections and lesion, wound care for horse owners

5/22/2007 11:17:35 PM

The various skin problems/fungi/infections that horses can get

5/22/2007 11:09:21 PM

growth plates -at what age does each close. What is causing Equine Cushings disease - environment?

5/22/2007 10:50:19 PM

common sense horesmanship

5/22/2007 10:46:55 PM

Feeds and feeding- Nutritional information for all the kinds of feed common for horses

5/22/2007 10:25:49 PM

trailering the horse

5/22/2007 10:23:09 PM

TREAMENT OF WOUNDS ON LEGS AND BODY

5/22/2007 10:04:03 PM

Leg ailments, injuries and treatments

5/22/2007 9:58:48 PM

nutrition, physiology, bit fitting, proper fit of a saddle and how to recognize improper fit

5/22/2007 9:36:00 PM

A Collection of famous riders' anecdotes about their most memorable horses.

5/22/2007 9:24:53 PM

I think just about every topic has been covered.

5/22/2007 9:13:09 PM

Retraining Off the Track TB or STB

5/22/2007 9:01:15 PM

Biomechanics of the equine leg.

5/22/2007 8:40:07 PM

EPM

5/22/2007 8:39:32 PM

Practical ways to feed insulin resistant horses.

5/22/2007 8:27:55 PM

Horses should NOT be kicked, flipped, etc as a means of training Educate people the natural way

5/22/2007 8:08:58 PM

how to heal your heart when a young horse dies of a freak accident

5/22/2007 8:04:28 PM

care and feeding of the very old (over 30) horse

5/22/2007 7:59:49 PM

I would like to read more books about Morgan horses.

5/22/2007 7:59:00 PM

melanoma cancer in gray horses

5/22/2007 7:53:03 PM

Horse breed origins, based on current genetic /genome research, rather than on fable and fantasy

5/22/2007 7:41:34 PM

Laminitis

5/22/2007 7:19:04 PM

exactly how to feed only hay and grass as main meal

5/22/2007 7:03:48 PM

draft horse nutrition

5/22/2007 6:52:25 PM

Dwarfism in miniature horses

5/22/2007 6:50:00 PM

equine biomechanics - update on latest techniques and findings. Acceleration, wind resistance, force

5/22/2007 6:32:56 PM

Neglect: Why don't people just sell them?

5/22/2007 6:31:55 PM

true effectiveness of nutroceuticals

5/22/2007 6:28:31 PM

cushings disease management

5/22/2007 6:24:11 PM

how to load a 2 year old horse

5/22/2007 6:19:04 PM

regional directories of trails

5/22/2007 6:14:21 PM

Metabolic syndrome / Cushing's

5/22/2007 6:04:51 PM

SPIDER BITES AND HORSES

5/22/2007 6:03:00 PM

research, research, research the truth about shoes vs. barefoot horses.

5/22/2007 5:59:24 PM

salt factors effecting epilepsy type seizures

5/22/2007 5:53:43 PM

Horse rescue and adoption groups in the US, Canada, Europe, Latin America, etc.

5/22/2007 5:44:06 PM

Reproductive ultrasonography

5/22/2007 5:42:34 PM

infection of the tendon sheath in the knee

5/22/2007 5:40:05 PM

unethical training practices on the show horse

5/22/2007 5:29:13 PM

"natural hoof trimming", using wild horses hooves as model

5/22/2007 5:25:53 PM

transform x race horse into a plesure horse how to start the right way to many back yard ideas...

5/22/2007 5:10:06 PM

year long planning and goal sheets for total beginner riding a well broke all around horse.

5/22/2007 5:08:24 PM

How to grow good horse-quality hay

5/22/2007 5:07:46 PM

equine personality issues not generalized but breed specific

5/22/2007 5:00:34 PM

I would love more information on natural hoof care by Pete Ramey, he has 1 book, love to read more.

5/22/2007 4:57:35 PM

terminology

5/22/2007 4:57:29 PM

feeding, supplements, the straight scoop

5/22/2007 4:56:11 PM

specific eye conditions example dry eye,

5/22/2007 4:53:09 PM

spring feeding /safe grasses to grow

5/22/2007 4:52:49 PM

i'd like someone to delve deep into the 'whys' of soaring show horses, ie: TWHs.

5/22/2007 4:52:32 PM

Helping horses get over previous bad experiences - such as abuse, or poor saddle fit,

5/22/2007 4:46:02 PM

Australian Stringhalt

5/22/2007 4:40:29 PM

arthritis in joints and how to deal with it.

5/22/2007 4:33:18 PM

How to properly clean a horses sheath and check for beans.

5/22/2007 4:33:10 PM

Would like to read about about all the difference colics and what has caused them.

5/22/2007 4:31:20 PM

How genetically inherited dz is increasing due to greed and misunderstanding.

5/22/2007 4:29:42 PM

Biomechanics of the horse and how the rider can affect the horse's body, movement,perf.,cause pain,

5/22/2007 4:29:13 PM

Saddleseat riding, training

5/22/2007 4:23:16 PM

CARE OF OLDER HORSE

5/22/2007 4:22:16 PM

thoracic outlet syndrome

5/22/2007 4:17:39 PM

natural nutrition

5/22/2007 4:14:00 PM

Supplements and when to use

5/22/2007 4:09:57 PM

Nutroceuticals

5/22/2007 4:04:00 PM

Retraining retired racehorses.

5/22/2007 4:02:20 PM

bits and bitting.

5/22/2007 3:57:29 PM

Laminitis

5/22/2007 3:56:38 PM

equine nutrition

5/22/2007 3:55:08 PM