For lovers of horses and trivia alike, this colorful book is packed with fascinating facts, from physical characteristics and folklore to safety tips and horse-care musts.
Over 400 nuggets of information are taken from all areas of the equine world,-from the pages of science journals to the ringside of a rodeo.
Find the answer to questions such as:
Do horses have hair or fur?
Can a horse cross with a zebra?
Has a horse ever been cloned?
Why do horses stand in the rain?
What snacks do horses prefer?
How fast is a horse compared to a cheetah?
The book also includes practical advice on riding and showing horses and encourages appreciation of and respect for these most magnificent beasts.