- Paperback: 132 pages
- Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publis; 9th edition (November 16, 2009)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1449594689
- ISBN-13: 978-1449594688
- Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 0.3 x 8.5 inches
- Shipping Weight: 8 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
- Average Customer Review: 6 customer reviews
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #3,557,986 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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The New Dictionary of Farrier Terms and Technical Language: Dictionary of Farrier Terms and Technical Language Paperback – November 16, 2009
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About the Author
Dave Millwater is a Registered Master Farrier and lifelong horseman whose articles on horse care, farriery, and horsemanship have been published in Western Horseman, Equus, The Western Horse, The Paint Horse Journal, HorseWorld USA, ANVIL Magazine, and other equestrian periodicals. He was the farrier advisor to HorsePlay Magazine, the Farrier Section SysOp on the CompuServe Horses Forum, and wrote the Behind the Anvil - Under the Horse column for American Pioneer. In 1994, Millwater started MILLWATER PUBLISHING (http://www.MillwaterPublishing.com) to release the first modern lexicon of farriery, The Pocket Dictionary of Farrier Terms and Technical Language. This was soon followed by the New Dictionary of Farrier Terms and Technical Language. The Dictionary is now in its 9th Print edition (2.7.2). MILLWATER PUBLISHING also produced the Carolina Farrier's Open Forum and Idea Exchange for the Southeastern Horseshoers On Education (S.H.O.E.), the Central Carolina Equestrian Quarterly, The Guild Chronicles for the national Guild of Professional Farriers, and several special publications for farrier events.
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One of three, this is in its 9th printing. Written by Dave Millwater, a Registered Master Farrier and lifelong horseman experienced in horse care and farriery. His articles have been in Western Horseman, Equus, The Western Horse, The Paint Horse Journal, HorseWorld USA, ANVIL Magazine, plus equestrian periodicals.
Search Inside reveals a concise and professional farrier dictionary that all with equine interest could use.
professional or enthusiast in the country. Hoof care is one of the most
essential aspects of horse health and maintenance, so it only stands to
reason that we all need to speak the language. But this farrier
dictionary goes beyond just defining different kinds of horseshoes and
lameness causes. It includes long articles on the intricacies of hoof
balance, and even detailed directions of how to forge a horseshoe by
hand. Scientific terms are explained clearly, and cross-referencing is
made easy. Not only are there handy illustrations all through the book,
but there are bonus, full-page illustrations and diagrams in the back.
The best reference of its kind, newly updated. This book is in it's ninth edition, and is the standard in the industry. A very handy reference for any horseman, farrier, veterinary office, or student.
Indian Trail, NC