rwtag

News

Check out the latest equestrian shows and spectacles in our event diary, get the low-down on the latest gear news, keep abreast of topical matters that could affect you and your horse and even add your own news, too!

You looked for...

and found 408 items

Matches found in News

Featured item image

Fitting tack

rating is 0

Allison Lowther, 13 June 2016 10:27

Well fitting tack will improve communication between you and horse, as well as keeping him happy and comfortable. In the following videos SMS Qualified saddle fitter Diane Fisher shows you what checks to make to ensure your horse's bridle and saddle are as comfortable as possible, or when it's time to call your fitter out. Plus, there's a short video on fitting ...

Results 1 - 10 of 408

Leading article image

Fitting tack

rating is 0

Allison Lowther, 13 June 2016 10:27

Well fitting tack will improve communication between you and horse, as well as keeping him happy and comfortable. In the following videos SMS Qualified saddle fitter Diane Fisher shows you what checks to make to ensure your horse's bridle and saddle are as comfortable as possible, or when it's time to call your fitter out. Plus, there's a short video on fitting ...

Leading article image

Free advice on sweet itch and caring for an older horse

rating is 0

Allison Lowther, 08 April 2016 15:41

If you care for a horse who suffers from sensitive skin or would like to know more about keeping him happy and healthy in his older years then this is the event for you – and best of all, it’s completely free to attend. Redwings Horse Sanctuary’s veterinary team will be sharing top tips and first-hand experience at a free ...

Leading article image

New product from Activo-Med

rating is 0

Allison Lowther, 08 April 2016 15:18

The range of Activo-Med products apply pulsed electromagnetic field (PEMF) and massage therapy to different areas of your horse’s body. The new Pecdominal Pad is the only product to apply these therapies to the pectoral and abdominal areas. The Pecdominal Pad fits around your horse’s chest and girth area. Fred and Rowena Cook from Equine Management and Training use the ...

Leading article image

Help raise money for Sport Relief and save money on tickets

rating is 0

Allison Lowther, 18 March 2016 17:30

This years' Belton International Horse Trials is shaping upto be the best yet. With much more entertainment than ever before (not all of it involving horses) and an entries line up to rival the best 4 star events in the world, you really don't want to miss out! For more information please head to www.belton-horse.co.uk We have a super exciting Belton ...

Leading article image

Helping people to ride

rating is 0

Allison Lowther, 11 March 2016 16:49

A nationwide initiative to encourage more disabled people to take up horse riding is going from strength to strength, with the number of riding schools applying for Accessibility Mark accreditation growing. Riding for the Disabled Association (RDA), in partnership with Hoof, the British Equestrian Federation’s (BEF) participation initiative launched ‘Accessibility Mark’, following a successful pilot scheme in 2015. With 26 ...

Leading article image

Fancy a challenge?

rating is 0

Allison Lowther, 08 March 2016 16:30

British Eventing is launching an exciting new regional challenge for grassroots riders The Organisers of Weston Park Horse Trials and Blue Chip Horse Feeds are delighted to announce a new regional competition for 2016, The Blue Chip Central North West BE80(T) Challenge. This new and exciting opportunity for grassroots combinations has been designed to enhance the education of the Airowear ...

Leading article image

All dressed up

rating is 0

Allison Lowther, 08 March 2016 16:16

Hiho Silver has added two new pieces to its Equestrian Collection: the Exclusive Sterling Silver And 18ct Rose Gold Plated Complete Horseshoe Necklace and matching Exclusive Sterling Silver And 18ct Rose Gold Plated Complete Horseshoe Bracelet. Both stunning pieces are made up of hand cast sterling silver horseshoes with nail holes for that authentic touch. Each 1cm horseshoe has been ...

Leading article image

All wrapped up

rating is 0

Allison Lowther, 08 March 2016 16:00

If you’re a lover of the current matchy matchy trend, you’ll love these new turquoise bandages from Woof Wear. This funky colour will brighten up your riding this spring. These luxurious fleece polo bandages are suitable for schooling, dressage warm-up to provide some extra support around your horse’s legs. They’re sold  in packs of four and are also available in white, ...

Leading article image

Little Liquorice fights for survival

rating is 0

Allison Lowther, 03 March 2016 17:26

A pony found fly-grazing in Harlow is fighting for survival. At the end of February Redwings Horse Sanctuary rescued a severely neglected pony found in a residential area in Essex.The 13hh piebald cob – who’s thought to be three years old and is now known as Liquorice was seized under the newly introduced Control of Horses Act (England) following a ...

Leading article image

Boost your jumping skills with Tina and Graham Fletcher

rating is 0

Allison Lowther, 01 March 2016 15:32

Tina Fletcher and her husband Graham will be hosting a masterclass at the Blue Chip Showjumping Championships 2016 at Hartpury College, Gloucestershire. The coveted Gala Evening on Friday 1st April starts at 7pm and as well as top class show jumping action including The Blue Chip Grand Prix. There's also the chance to watch a 40 minute masterclass with Graham ...

Results