Reach for this book when first-aid action is required for horses and their riders. With simple language and a quick-access format, this book provides advice from both a DVM and an MD about handling all the common injuries and conditions that can arise when people and horses come together. It opens with an essential chapter on what to do when both horses and riders are injured. For horses, it covers animal/insect bites, wounds and bleeding, bone injuries, eye conditions, heat stress, allergic reactions, hoof problems, acute lameness, and more. For riders, it covers CPR, head injuries, lightning injuries, bone and joint injuries, and many other conditions. First Aid for Horse and Rider is essential for every tack room and cantle-bag.Preston, Gilbert is the author of 'First Aid for Horse and Rider', published 2008 under ISBN 9781599212937 and ISBN 1599212935.