Horse management

Are you prepared for the year ahead?

Sunday Feb 11, 2024 13:02

An annual review is the best way to check that everything is ready for the competition season, both at home and while travelling

Amy Akehurst's top grooming tips

Tuesday Dec 5, 2023 15:05

Amy Akehurst, winner of the Peden Bloodstock horse care prize at Defender Burghley Horse Trials 2023, provides her top 5 tips (and life hacks) for the successful eventing groom

Looking into horse eye conditions

Thursday Sep 7, 2023 2:33

Eye conditions do not always end a horse’s career. We look at three eventing horses that continue to enjoy their careers after eye injuries

The Mane Event - top tips for manes and tails

Tuesday Mar 28, 2023 15:31

Whether you're heading to Badminton or a local event, ensure that your horse’s mane and tail always look their best with our top tips for care and plaiting

Safer horse boots for cross country

Monday Feb 20, 2023 12:55

Could innovation in the design of horse boots for cross country make eventing safer and reduce the risk of rotational falls at jumps?

World Class Grooming and Horsemanship Clinic

Tuesday Feb 14, 2023 7:04

An educational grooming clinic with Emma Ford packed with priceless tips, tricks and some fascinating insights into caring for horses at the very top level

Beating the eventing summer blues

Saturday Aug 13, 2022 11:07

We’re used to the winter blues - days of incessant rain, chilblains and several changes of clothes. But the challenges of summer - heat, flies and hard ground - play their part too. Here are our life hacks to keep your cool during those summer blues!

Wellness of horses a focus at World Championships - Herning 2022

Friday Aug 5, 2022 12:41

The ECCO FEI World Championships – Herning 2022 get underway today in Denmark today with the welfare of the horses very much a focal point. From the footing to spa treatments, nothing has been left unplanned!

Veterinary supplies and equipment needed in Ukraine

Wednesday Jul 20, 2022 12:35

An equine veterinary survey in Ukraine shows that the main need to help Ukrainian horses, after food and veterinarian medical supplies, is portable diagnostic equipment and mobile clinics

Eventing Surfaces Under Scrutiny

Saturday Apr 23, 2022 16:03

The idea that we could attend an eventing competition and find a rating given for the surfaces seems a long way off, and yet the work being done by Dr Alison Northrop of Nottingham Trent University, and others, could help achieve this