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Big Horses, Good Dogs, and Straight Fences: Musings of Everyday Ranch Life
by Mark Rashid
These stories tell of Mark's life working on cattle ranches and guest ranches before he became famous worldwide for his work with horses.
Paperback, 144 pages
Published October 31st 2006 by Johnson Books
(first published October 2006)
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Told in Mark's great storytelling style, this book is a collection of some great stories about dogs, horses and ranching. Not to be confused with Mark's books on horse training and behavior, this is still a wonderful collection that was over way too quickly.
I love this book. I've always dreamed of growing up on a ranch, this book let me live that dream through Mark Rashid's stories. It is definitely a worth-while read. If you have not yet read any of Rashid's books. I highly recommend them all.
Mark Rashid (pronounced RASH-id) is an internationally acclaimed horse trainer known for his ability to understand the horse’s point of view and solve difficult problems with communication rather than force. He began working with horses at age ten, when he met the “old man,” who taught him to work with horses, not against them, and to listen to what the horse is trying to say. Mark’s clinics cente ...moreMore about Mark Rashid...