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Format:
Title:
101 facts about horses & ponies
Other title(s):
One hundred one facts about horses and ponies

One hundred and one facts about horses and ponies

Horses & ponies

Horses and ponies
ISBN:
9780836830194
Publication Information:
Milwaukee, WI : Gareth Stevens Pub., 2002.
Physical Description:
32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series title(s):
Summary:
An introduction to the history, physical characteristics, behavior, and various breeds of horses and ponies.
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J 636.1 Barnes 2002
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J 636.1 BARNES
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Summary

Summary

Kids love pets, but how can they learn which one to choose and how to care for it properly? The books in the 101 Facts about Pets series provide basic information about the animals, but also present intriguing facts about their history, sensory development, temperaments, and care. What age should your pet be when you buy it? What should you feed it? How do you keep it looking nice and feeling healthy? Delightful photos complement short, informative text blocks. Readers will enjoy this fast-paced, bulleted style of learning about breeds, baby animals, training, equipment, and care.Take a journey through the wonderful world of horses and ponies with beautiful photos and entertaining text blocks. Learn about the horse's long history and how ponies first developed. Discover the many breeds of horses and ponies, their various colors and markings, and also such fascinating facts as why horses sleep standing up.


Reviews 1

Horn Book Review

Basic information about the history of each animal, supplies and materials needed to successfully keep the animal, and how to care for and train it are covered in the books in this series. Each paragraph is numbered, representing the 101 "facts," but the text makes most sense read sequentially. Clear photographs showing appealing pictures of the animals decorate the pages but usually arenÆt labeled. Bib., glos., ind. [Review covers these 101 Facts about Pets titles: [cf2]101 Facts about Guinea Pigs, 101 Facts about Puppies, 101 Facts about Rabbits, 101 Facts about Kittens, 101 Facts about Iguanas, 101 Facts about Tropical Fish[cf1].] (c) Copyright 2010. The Horn Book, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.