Equine Science

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Author : R.O. (Rick) Parker, Ph.D


608 Pages  Hardcover 

4th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2008, 2003, 1998

©2013 , Published


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EQUINE SCIENCE, 4th Edition imparts students with the basic understanding of horses necessary to be successful in equine care and management. Richly illustrated in full color, the book uses a logical, easy-to-follow outline to make both learning and lesson planning simple, while addressing essential... more


Specific Learning Objectives: Every chapter begins with learning objectives to pinpoint the most important material for students, and ends with student activities and critical thinking questions to reinforce the readings.

Highlighted Key Terms: Making learning easier, the book highlights and explai... more

New to this Edition

Boldly Illustrated in Full Color: More than sixty new color photographs and over one-hundred revised or new color illustrations bring the world of equine care and management to life.

Newly Refined and Updated Topics: The 4th Edition of EQUINE SCIENCE includes the most current information on everyth... more

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Instructor's Manual

The Instructor Manual contains chapter overviews, answers to the review questions, and additional teacher-led student activities and discussion questions for class.


Designed to make teaching easier, this helpful resource includes a 48-page Instructor's Guide with chapter overviews, as well as suggestions for instructor-led activities and class discussion topics. ClassMaster™ also includes over 300 PowerPoint® slides, an image library consisting of all art from the text, and a 1000-question test bank.

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