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Horse management

Bates Saddles turned “Horses Inside Out” at the first Applied Anatomy and Biomechanics Conference in Perth, Australia

Go ‘behind the scenes’ at the Fox-Pitt Eventing yard at Wood Lane Stables and pick up some great tips on hoof care from super groom Jackie Potts

19 year old Heidi Coy finishes2019 as the top Under 21 British Eventing rider of 2019 and takes the Goldman Cup

Zagreb, ridden by Alex Bragg, and Ballaghmor Class, ridden by Oliver Townend, have jointly topped the British Eventing points table for the Top Horse of 2019

Heat stress in horses

When heatwaves happen, rides need to take particular care when exercising their horses. Here are some quick tips to help avoid heat stress in your horse

The British Equestrian Trade Association’s National Equestrian Survey 2019 reveals an increase in horse riding but a decrease in horse ownership over the past five years

The FEI Risk Management Statistics Report 2007 – 2018 has been published showing improvements in rotational fall statistics but an increase in 2018 of falls on the flat and the highest percentage of Seriously Injured Riders from Non-Rotational Falls since 2010

Major stakeholders in the British equine industry establish a COBRA-style Emergency Response Group to help prevent the spread of infectious diseases across UK horses

A new initiative by the British Grooms Association has seen the launch of the International Competition Grooms Group (ICGG), open to grooms around the world

Why the current UK Equine Influenza outbreaks differ to Australia's situation in 2007 and advice regarding equine flu for UK and Australian horse owners from equine vet Chris Elliott