ROBYN SMITH owns and operates a riding school where she teaches leadership and team-building skills to teens and adults. In her spare time, Robyn plays with a herd of much-loved horses, alpacas, and one llama.
"An excellent starter book for any kid who is dreaming about horse care and horse ownership. Robyn is an absolute expert at keeping horses, and the humans working with them, as happy and safe as possible." --Megan Ayrault, author of The Horse Lover's Guide to Massage: What Your Horse Wants You to Know and founder of PowerofTouchforAnimals.com
"In this all inclusive guide, Robyn Smith shares a wealth of knowledge and experience written in a format that everyone can understand and learn from. A must read for first-time horse owners or that horse crazy girl in your life!" --Dr. Hannah Mueller, DVM, Cedarbrook Veterinary Care
"Robyn is a wonderful storyteller with a passion for helping youth through the power and magic of horses. In this book, Robyn has successfully distilled more than 50 years of horse experience and wisdom down into bite-sized pieces accessible by adults and children alike. Any person who has ever even imagined owning or taking care of their own horse should own this book." --Michelle M. Wedig, PhD, CEDS