Features a full page photograph of each breed plus an accompanying concise description of the animal's appearance, uses and history.
Includes fascinating snippets about the role of the breed in human history on working horses, riding horses and ponies. Information on 43 breeds, many of which are well known and numerous; some are a little more unusual, while a couple teeter on the brink of extinction.
This pocket paperback is designed for the novice enthusiast of any age and provides perfect overview of this diverse species.
Jack Byard was born in Bradford in Yorkshire where he has lived and worked all his life. He always had a deep affection for his rural heritage and so wrote his first book, Know Your Sheep, with a view to sharing with others the countryside that he loves.
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