"A unique guide that helps parents get their kids off to a good start in the saddle
This practical handbook shows how to pursue horseback riding in a way that suits the child as well as the family’s lifestyle and budget. From finding a stable and riding instructor and choosing a riding style to balancing horses and schoolwork and deciding whether to buy that first horse, it provides all the information parents need to make informed decisions about their children’s horsemanship.
Janet Barrett (Chester, CT) took up horseback riding as an adult. Her articles have appeared in Thoroughbred Times and Countdown. "