Expert Advice Management

Laminitis low-down

As the weather gets warmer, the flush of spring grass brings with it the threat of laminitis. H&R explains how to reduce the risk to your horse Read Article

The best bit for your horse

Choosing the right bit for your horse can be a minefield. There are several different classes of bit, all with lots of subcategories, and for each bit there’s usually many different mouthpiece options choose from. So where to start. Read Article

Equine Rehab: How lungeing can help

Helping your horse move in the right way is an important part of a rehab programme, as Dr Katherine Nankervis explains Read Article

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39 travelling tips

Thought about equine therapy?

40 ways to embrace winter

Keep thrush at bay

Saddle up

Worming myths busted

Stable bandage

All wrapped up

Hock bandage

Are you prepared for the big bang?

Safety first

Independence day

Rational thinking

Winter grooming

Housing benefits

My horse sweats heavily and is also prone to asthma, so bedding is an issue, what can I do?

My saddle slips when riding. What are the slipping saddle solutions?

Rug care

Crematorium disposed of my horse’ss ashes instead of returning them to me; who’s to blame?

Fit for purpose: Evaluating your horse

Travelling overweight?

Don’t pass on a passport

Fit for purpose: Recovery periods

Fit for purpose: Signs of overwork

Fit for purpose: Ready for anything

Has your horse turned into a furry beast?

Checking the floor of your horsebox or trailer to make sure it is safe

Fat horse slim

A weighty problem

Counting calories

Condition scoring your horse

What can I feed my horse to build up a resistance to mud fever?

Top 10 tack cleaning tips

To shampoo or not to shampoo?

Top 10 tips for coping in the cold

Fat scoring explained

Layer up for winter

Winter feeding top tips

Celeb riders’ clipping tips

Should I clip my native pony?

Think twice before loaning or giving your horse away to a ‘good home’

One step ahead

What should you feed a horse after lengthy box rest?

Bring your equine energy costs down

Are you looking to share your horse?

How to train a dog around horses

Have you checked your tyres?

How to fit a chifney bit

How to fit exercise boots

How to trot-up for a vet

Don’t enter your horsebox if you are involved in an accident, say Cambridgeshire firefighters

Handy tips to keep your horse slim and healthy

Worm control, season by season

Is it healthy for horses to eat straw?

Abandoned horse – Can I keep it if the owner doesn’t look after it?

Is garlic good for my horse?

Grazing management tips for equines

Are you prepared to see the vet?

Leather care – how to clean your saddle and bridle

Reducing bedding costs

What is a feed balancer?

What to look for in your show jumping saddle

The low-down on loaning- helpful advice for a happy loan home

Paddock care: Steps to greener grass

Top tips for super-speedy stables

Spring into action

All in tow

Top Tips for Sharing!

Leather Care and Maintenance with Jeffries Saddlery

Field care after floods

Managing different personality types with Lucinda Fredericks

On the road

Ill-fitting saddles are culprits for horse and rider back pain concludes new study

Fix up, clip sharp

Foal’s first walk to the field – getting it right

Manage coat change, the easy way

Keep having fun in the summer sun

Tackling box rest

Time-saving winter life hacks

First foal, what do I need to do?

Manage mud fever

One hoof ahead

Top 10 tips for clipping your pony

Foster care

Getting a refund for a horse, what are my legal rights?

My horse sticks her tongue out when I put a bridle on her, is this normal?

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