A newly deshod hoof- it has loose flaky sole due to lack of natural exfoliation. Pic by 4.2 Dawn Saunders.

The early days of transitioning from horse shoes to bare equine feet

Author of the book ‘The Barefoot Horse: An Introductory Guide to Barefoot & Booting’, Lucy Nicholas, guides us through the read more…

In novice dressage competitions there are often amateur riders competing against the more experienced.

Preparing for your novice dressage test

There are lots of dressage training clinics and indoor events going on at the moment. We advocate putting in the read more…

Are we set for a wet autumn and winter?

Managing Mud-Related Skin Conditions in Autumn

After a spectacular summer, Autumn is finally here and with it in the UK, we are expecting wetter weather. One read more…