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Lucy Nicholas answers a reader’s query on bib martingales…

Q.I am increasingly seeing bib martingales worn in showjumping competitions, and sometimes in the pages of magazines like Pegasus. But read more…

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Why does climate affect equine joints? And how to support them – by Peter Fishpool

The colder weather has most-certainly arrived and for many horse owners, this snap in the air can spell stiffer joints read more…

POST YOUR EVENT SCHEDULE FOR ONLY £10

Schedules of events can be posted here for £10 per event or £50 for a whole year’s worth of events read more…

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Managing mud related skin conditions – by Peter Fishpool

With winter on the way, many equine owners will soon be coping with challenging equine skin conditions as a result read more…

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What is barefoot?

By Lucy Nicholas, author of the book: ‘The Barefoot Horse – an introduction to barefoot hoofcare and hoof boots’ Barefoot read more…

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Winding down for winter – how to keep your horse healthy and sound

Many of us are winding our horses down for winter now, says Jenny Richardson BHSAI, for Pegasus As autumn continues, read more…

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Trainer Jenny Richardson highlights the most common riding mistakes we ALL make!

Of all the common mis-understandings between horse and rider, there are four that stand out, says Jenny Richardson BHSAI, for read more…

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Toy horses and rocking horses – a playroom staple since the 16th century – by retailer Lucy Nicholas

According to Legends Rocking Horses, ‘hobby horses’ existed in Persia as well as ancient Greece around 400BC. The earliest known read more…