Routine Suddenly life isn’t on as much of a routine as it was, your horse is there kicking up the neat bed whilst you’re trying to muck out and he’s still pooing whilst you’re on the yard… I mean, come on! Oh, how you miss grass turnout already! You’re not sweating by 9am, and you… Continue reading Eight things you don’t realise until your horse is on box rest
Working with horses requires layers, but also layers that you can remove when you've finished mucking out 30 horses! The amount of times I get dressed and undressed on a job is crazy, useful layers are all I wish for and buy these days! Musto, in partnership with Zara Phillips, created a rather useful Musto… Continue reading Product Review: Musto Base Layer
Happy Monday everybody - hope you're all well and enjoying the March weather... better than February eh!? As the age old saying goes, there's no horse without the hoof. They are one of the key areas of the horse, but, weirdly, can be the most forgotten, or most missed off the list of 'horse care'.… Continue reading Three Top Hoof Care Tips
Here's a different topic for you. Labour are asking for people's help on their Animal Welfare Plan. Regardless of how you would vote on election day, or who you have strong feelings about, this is your chance to give your two pence worth. Now's your time to say what you'd like to see happen. What… Continue reading Labour: Animal Welfare Plan
The definition of an 'allrounder', would be a horse that is comfortable doing dressage, hacking, show jumping, cross-country, trekking, vaulting, hunting, riding school lessons... you might say. In general, an allrounder is comfortable with all horse activities. Should every horse be an allrounder? Should every horse be put in the same box, the same game,… Continue reading Should Every Horse Be An Allrounder?