Every Man His Own Horse and Cattle Doctor : Compiled from the Works of the Most Celebrated European, American, and Canadian Veterinary Authorities; also, How to Develop Speed in Horses, and How Best to Break and Tame Them

By: DODDS, E. King, comp.

Price: $300.00

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DODDS, E. King, comp. Every Man His Own Horse and Cattle Doctor : Compiled from the Works of the Most Celebrated European, American, and Canadian Veterinary Authorities; also, How to Develop Speed in Horses, and How Best to Break and Tame Them . A Few Interesting Chcapters are also Devoted to the Breaking and Training of Colts. Compiled by E. King Dodds. Toronto: printed by The Canadian Sportsman and Live Stock Journal Printing and Publishing Company, 1889. Pp. [1]-543,(3), including frontispiece and dozens of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, pebbled, pressed brown cloth with gilt horse-shoe/horse-head decoration to front with gilt lettering and decoration to spine. An extensive outlining the various aspects of horse and livestock ownership, and how to train and treat the animals. Includes a glossary section detailing the diseases of the horse, caring for the animals in winter, training horses and exercise regimens, as well as an extensive section on the common maladies of other agricultural livestock. Illustrated with engravings of eminent horses of the late-nineteenth century. Spine faded with chipped and frayed ends, outer hinges worn, inner hinges intermittently tender, boards rubbed with a few soiled spots, leaves browned, else good. Scarce. 300.00

Title: Every Man His Own Horse and Cattle Doctor : Compiled from the Works of the Most Celebrated European, American, and Canadian Veterinary Authorities; also, How to Develop Speed in Horses, and How Best to Break and Tame Them

Author Name: DODDS, E. King, comp.

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Canadian Sportsman and Live Stock Journal Printing and Publishing Company, Toronto, 1889,:

Seller ID: 76307

Keywords: CANADA NATURAL HISTORY AGRICULTURE LIVESTOCK HORSES HORSE-RACING CANADIAN,