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Feed fibre for plenty of chewing time to support your horse's health

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Dengie nutritionist Tracey Hammond, 27 October 2014 12:25

Your horse or pony needs plenty of chew time to keep him healthy. Dengie nutritionist Tracey Hammond, MSc (Dist), explains why.Horses were designed to eat fibre and in their natural environment would spend 16-18 hours a day eating. When horses have less turnout during the winter months, it’s really important to keep them chewing for as long as possible to support ...

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Travelling your horse

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Larissa Chapman, 23 September 2014 16:00

In our video below we discover the best and most comfortable way to travel your horse with help from our guinea pig traveller, Chocolate. First up, Chocolate tried out a forwards facing mode of transport in the form of a trailer towed by a car. We rigged up our secret cameras to see how he coped with the journey. Our results ...

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Shoe Secure test

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Allison Lowether, 01 July 2014 12:34

The Shoe Secure is quick and easy to use. It’s unique design covers the heels and back your horse’s front shoes helping to stop him pulling his shoes off during turnout. YH Buyers’ Guide editor Allison Lowther has been using the Shoe Secure on her horse Wish for two years who before using the Shoe Secure would regularly be on ...

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How to create quarter marks

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Rebecca Statham, 30 June 2014 10:32

If you want to make your horse stand out from the crowd, follow our tips from Carl Hester and Charlotte Dujardin’s travelling groom Alan Davies, on how you can make the perfect quarter marks. Used on Valegro and Uthopia, these markings will make sure your horse looks his best in the show ring. brightcove.createExperiences();

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Horse massage

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Rebecca Statham, 29 May 2014 16:57

Whether your horse is a happy hacker or at the peak of his fitness as a competition horse, he’ll benefit from a massage. Massage therapy has many benefits, including relaxation of the muscles and reduction in muscle soreness post exercise. Equine massage therapist Eleanor Frost shows us simple massage techniques that you can use on your horse every day.   ...

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Horseboarding

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Larissa Chapman, 08 May 2014 09:26

Your Horse writer Larissa Chapman donned her elbow pads and mounted an off-road skateboard ready to be pulled along by a galloping horse, all in the name of research to find out more about this fun-filled adrenalin-fuelled discipline that’s burst onto the scene. Get kitted out Dan explains the essential gear for both you, horse and boarder Horse: - A ...

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Make sure your new yard is the perfect fit

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Sam Lewis, 10 April 2014 10:09

Moving yards can be a stressful business, but with a bit of planning and some clever questions you can do your best to pin down whether a new yard will be right for you and your horse before you take the plunge. Follow our expert advice from livery yard owner Stephanie Buchanan, who runs the Armour Centre Saddle Club in Dorset ...

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Beat box rest boredom

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Professor Daniel Mills, 17 January 2014 12:42

Easy ways to look after your horse’s mental state when he’s confined to the stable As owners, it’s our job to provide our horses with a lifestyle they can easily live with, which should include plenty of turnout. However, there are times, such as in the depths of winter, when turnout is scarce, or your horse is injured and needs ...

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Michael Peace explains why horses find loading difficult

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Katy Islip, 06 August 2013 12:21

If your horse is a tricky loader, taking him anywhere can become a real nightmare, whether you’re hoping for success in the show ring or simply need to take him to the vets. We’ve spoken to specialist trainer Michael Peace to bring you his advice on why horses can have a problem with loading – check out his video below, ...

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Enjoy hacking

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Michael Peace, 05 July 2013 14:37

There’s nothing more exhilarating than a good canter in the great outdoors – Michael Peace is here with tips to help you enjoy riding in the open, safely Blowing away the cobwebs out hacking is one of the thrills and privileges of horse ownership, so don’t be daunted by the prospect of upping your speed when you’re out and about. ...

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