17 June 2022
Fit Not Fat
Equine obesity is a major welfare problem affecting millions of horses, ponies and donkeys around the world. Your Horse has teamed up with feed brand Dodson & Horrell and we’re on a mission to trim those waistlines and boost fitness levels. It could be life saving!
You’ll find all the latest advice on body condition scoring, identifying weight gain, encouraging weight loss, effective exercises to burn calories and lots, lots more below.
We know that as an owner and rider you simply want the best for your horse and that starts with preventing him or her becoming overweight, which is why we’re here to help.
6 June 2022
Interval training: the health benefits, how to do it and why it’s suitable for every size and breed of horse
31 May 2022
Overweight, thin or just right? How to fat score your horse and what the numbers means
14 May 2022
‘Grossly’ overweight donkeys with twisted hooves given new chance
11 May 2022
11 ways to improve your horse’s diet and help to keep him healthy
28 April 2022
What does fat really do to your horse’s body?
26 April 2022
‘He dropped a gullet size’: hacking gives overweight cob a new bill of health
10 April 2022
Vet advice: 5 areas to look and see if your horse is overweight
5 April 2022
‘Grossly overweight’ horse transformed following rescue
3 April 2022
How can a field track system make your horse fitter and healthier?
23 March 2022
‘No safety buffer’: the truth about equine weight gain, spring grass and the risk of laminitis