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Win a Horse - meet the final three and tell us who you want to win

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Imogen Johnson, 10 February 2015 12:00

The Your Horse magazine Win a Horse competition is nearing its end and soon we’ll be able to tell you which lucky person can start the search for their dream horse. Below, read about the final three and click the link at the bottom of the page to tell us who you’d like to see win. Elizabeth JonesWhat Elizabeth is ...

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Win a Horse - meet the final three and tell us who you want to win

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Imogen Johnson, 10 February 2015 12:00

The Your Horse magazine Win a Horse competition is nearing its end and soon we’ll be able to tell you which lucky person can start the search for their dream horse. Below, read about the final three and click the link at the bottom of the page to tell us who you’d like to see win. Elizabeth JonesWhat Elizabeth is ...

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Cast your vote in Petplan and ADCH Animal Charity Awards

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Imogen Johnson, 04 February 2015 09:35

There are less than two weeks to go before nominations close for the Petplan and ADCH Animal Charity Awards. With animal welfare at its heart UK’s leading specialist insurer Petplan works with over 1,000 animal charities throughout the UK and its equine specialist sister brand, Petplan Equine is putting out a final call to the equine community to nominate their ...

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Get your ex-racer out competing in 2015 thanks to new RoR regional leagues

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Katy Islip, 30 January 2015 13:06

If you’ve got a fantastic ex-racehorse, 2015 could be the year you really show him off after charity Retraining of Racehorses (RoR) launched 11 new regional leagues.More than 120 venues will be offering RoR registered horses and their riders the opportunity to compete and earn points in affiliated and non-affiliated dressage, show jumping, and combined training.The initiative is part of ...

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Insurance firm announces new name

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Anonymous, 28 January 2015 11:16

New year, new you is how the mantra goes for many of us, and the same is true for insurance company South Essex Insurance Brokers, which as of this January is to be known as SEIB Insurance Brokers, complete with a new logo.The company decided to rebrand to reflect the fact it’s a national business providing insurance throughout the UK, ...

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UK Polocrosse team prepares for the World Cup

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Imogen Johnson, 23 January 2015 10:55

The United Kingdom Polocrosse Association (UKPA) has named the team that will travel to the 2015 Polocrosse World cup which is taking place in South Africa in July. The UKPA has opted for a mixture of youth and experience in its eight person team, which is coached by Jason Webb, the well known horseman.Jason is also one of the four ...

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TV show Secret Horse: Quest For The True Appaloosa documents amazing quest to trace breed ancestry

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Katy Islip, 20 January 2015 13:04

If you’re looking for a horsey TV fix, look no further than BBC Four tomorrow night, Wednesday 21 January, as at 9pm the channel will be airing a fascinating documentary about the origins of the Appaloosa breed. Secret Horse: Quest For The True Appaloosa tells the story of 69-year-old Appaloosa breeder Scot Engstrom, who has always questioned whether the breed ...

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Ludger Beerbaum looks ahead to Aachen

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Imogen Johnson, 16 January 2015 10:27

This year, German show jumper Ludger Beerbaum will attempt to win his seventh and eighth European Championships gold medals and in a recent interview at the "Menschen 2014" (People 2014) Gala in Aachen he discussed this and other aims for 2015 with the President of the German Football Association (DFB) Wolfgang Niersbach. Ludger was asked how he feels about the ...

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High praise for British breeders

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Imogen Johnson, 12 January 2015 17:57

Following a big year for British-bred horses top breeders gathered in London for an exciting night of awards and celebrations at the British Breeders Dinner and Awards Ceremony.The annual event, organised by the British Horse Foundation, took place in London at the Grange City Hotel on Saturday 10 January and kicked off with the Competition Stallions-sponsored drinks reception before moving ...

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Tributes paid to Richard Meade as eventing star loses cancer fight aged 76

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Anonymous, 09 January 2015 11:26

British Eventing, the sport's governing body in the UK, has released a tribute to eventing star Richard Meade OBE after he passed away on 8 January 2015. It is with great sadness that we share the news that Britain’s most successful equestrian Olympian, Richard Meade, has died aged 76 after a battle with cancer. Monmouthshire-born, Richard came from a family ...

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Could your stable yard or farm give Amy the unwanted cat her forever home?

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Katy Islip, 08 January 2015 10:49

We all need somewhere to call home, but one poor unwanted cat in Oxfordshire has been waiting almost 300 days to find her forever home.Little Amy has been in the care of pet charity Blue Cross since March last year, when she arrived at the charity’s rehoming centre in Burford after her owners could no longer keep her.As she’s a ...

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