Cherry Hill's Horse Care for Kids

Grooming, Feeding, Behavior, Stable & Pasture, Health Care, Handling & Safety, Enjoying


By Cherry Hill

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$22.95 CAD



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This item is a preorder. Your payment method will be charged immediately, and the product is expected to ship on or around August 5, 2002. This date is subject to change due to shipping delays beyond our control.

Covering the essentials of equine care in a language appropriate for teen and preteen horse lovers, this guide provides everything young equestrians need to know to safely and enjoyably keep their horse healthy and happy. Veteran trainer Cherry Hill starts by making sure that the right animal is matched with the right rider, then progresses through feeding, grooming, behavior, safety, and health care. Encouraging their passion, Hill provides a roadmap for young horse enthusiasts to responsibly care for their cherished companion. 


  • "Every sentence of this book contains need-to-know information in an accessible format.”
    The American Quarter Horse Journal
  • “Hill’s comprehensive handbook…offers a treasure trove of information for young horse owners.”
    Horse Illustrated
  • “A well-designed, very informative guide for young people who are dreaming about owning a horse or serious about caring for one.”
    News Star, Monroe, LA
  • “This attractive text is perfect for the horse-crazy novice in your family.”
    Publishers Weekly
  • “…every sentence of this book contains need-to-know information in an accessible format.”
    The American Quarter Horse Journal
  • “This book is packed with information on all aspects of horse care”
    Young Rider Magazine
  • “Cherry Hill’s Horse Care For Kids is comprehensive, reliable, and thoroughly ‘kid friendly’.”
  • “Horse Care For Kids has everything you need to know about looking after a horse or pony.”
  • Recipient of the ASPCA Henry Bergh Children’s Book Award

On Sale
Aug 5, 2002
Page Count
128 pages

Cherry Hill

Cherry Hill

About the Author

Cherry Hill is an internationally known instructor and horse trainer and has written numerous books, including 101 Arena Exercises for Horse & Rider, Horsekeeping on a Small Acreage, How to Think Like a Horse, What Every Horse Should Know, and Horse Care for Kids. Visit her at, where you can find information on her books, DVDs, and horsekeeping knowledge.

Jessica Jahiel is an internationally renowned lecturer, clinician, and award-winning author who answers equine-related questions in her online newsletter, Horse-Sense. She also responds to questions about horse behavior, riding matters, and anything else readers want to discuss in Horse & Rider, Equus, and Dressage Today, as well as in her best-selling books The Horse Behavior Problem Solver and The Rider’s Problem Solver. Jahiel lives in Illinois.

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