We go behind the scenes at the Mount St John stud to find out more about the work of the stud and its owner. Legendary showjumper John Whitaker shares a simple gridwork exercise that’ll improve your horse’s accuracy, strength and athleticism. And, this month our roundtable of expert riders helps you tackle your horse’s spookiness with its top exercises.
Are riding worries getting you down? Check out Bonita’s top advice on identifying the causes and what techniques you can try to help tackle those pesky worries. Fizz Marshall shares a great lungeing exercise for you to try with your horse – this month she’s using poles to engage your horse’s hindquarters. Finally, if you’ve ever wondered whether your horse could transition to life without shoes, or are new to barefoot living, we’ve got the answers to your questions.
Plus, don’t forget to enter our fabulous competitions you could win, a show day bundle for you and your horse from Schockemöhle Sports and Tonics, a six-month supply of Blue Chip feed balancer of your choice and we’ve got some fantastic prizes in our monthly giveaway page – get your copy of October Horse&Rider today!