How often should you clean your horse's grooming brushes? Top groom Jenny Ellis answers just that.
This depends on how often you use them. My horse is kept out in a field, so after grooming him once a day, I'll put mine in the washing machine once a week - usually at a weekend when I've got more time.
If you use them more often, for example on a busy competition yard, it's advisable to wash them once a day.
How do you wash your horse's brushes?
I'll put them on a cool wash with non-biological washing powder, but no conditioner.
I'll also add a numnah or furry girth cover to the wash to add a bit of padding for the machine.