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Bitting a Horse with a Big Tongue

By Lucy Nicholas Pegasus readers will know that mouth conformation is now correctly identified as one of the main factors read more…

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Remembering Show Jumping courses

By Jenny Richardson BHSAI As an instructor, I often hear that people find it hard to recall the set SJ read more…

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Weight Control on Lush Pasture – by Peter Fishpool

After what has seemed like months waiting for the grass to grow after recent downpours our pastures are finally springing read more…

Mylers, Sweet Iron Bits and Double Bridle bits  

  By Lucy Nicholas As a bitting specialist, I have previously written on this website about subjects including horses putting read more…

IT’S JUST TOO TEMPTING NOT TO HACK – OR IS IT?!

By Jenny Richardson BHSAI During the Spring and Summer months, it is just so lovely to ditch the schooling in read more…

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Bitting equines for specific problems – head shaking

By ‘bitting boffin’ Lucy Nicholas If your horse is head shaking during ridden work, it is firstly essential to distinguish read more…

Adding hay in field has topped up this horse's fibre ration as summer nears its close.

Caring for your golden oldie – top tips for veteran equine nutritional care, by Peter Fishpool

The phrase “long in the tooth” to signify old age came about for good reason; so make sure that your read more…

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Bleeding from the horse’s mouth – possible causes

  By bitting expert Lucy Nicholas We have all seen the high profile cases within dressage competition, whereby a steward read more…