Excerpt from Biggle Horse Book: A Concise and Practical Treatise on the Horse, Original and Compiled; Adapted to the Needs of Farmers and Others Who Have Kindly Regard for This Noble Servitor of Man When cold and wet, please rub me dry, And do not beat me when I shy; Give twice a week a hot bran mash, With corn and oats and salt a dash; Ten pounds each day of hay that's free From dust - all you should give to me. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.