Among Men and Horses (Google eBook)

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Dodd, Mead, 1894 - Horse-training - 358 pages
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Page 364 - Notes,' has added considerably to its value, and rendered the book more useful to those non-professional people who may be inclined or compelled to treat their own horses when sick or injured." Veterinary Journal. " We do not think that horse-owners in general are likely to find a more reliable and useful book for guidance in an emergency.
Page 364 - The Field. "Of the many popular veterinary books which have come under our notice, this is certainly one of the most scientific and reliable. The...
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