The December issue of Your Horse magazine is on sale today, and includes our biggest-ever Christmas gift guide and 32-page Winter Essentials magazine.

Here’s what’s inside:

In our Christmas Gift Guide…

  • Gift ideas for him and her
  • Goodies for your horse
  • A little something for your yard owner
  • Presents for kids
  • Stocking fillers for all budgets
  • Gifts for the home

Plus, start Christmas early with your chance to WIN brand new kit for you and your horse from Zebra Products — worth over £1,500!

Features you’ll enjoy…

  • Olympic team gold medallist Laura Collett chats about her experience at the Tokyo Olympics and a horror fall earlier in her career that nearly cost her her life
  • Hack 1,000 Miles blogger Anna Jennett shares her story of riding at Windsor Castle, plus nine reasons why you should give a fun ride a go
  • Hack diary: Michelle Gorham braves the Aussie winter to go camping
  • Work/Horse Balance: tutor and actor Katie Ward balances two jobs, volunteering for charity and her horse Sir George
  • Take Five with Love Island runner-up and social media influencer Olivia Bowen

In Your Horse’s Training…

  • Hone your jumping technique with Olympic event rider Tom McEwen
  • Fix it: how to achieve a better free walk
  • Jonty Evans helps you and your horse become more adaptable between fences
  • Revamp your canter with dressage rider Charlotte Smithwhite’s go-to exercises
  • Nikki Barker’s four new shapes to improve your horse’s suppleness and collection on the flat

In Your Horse’s Care:

  • Top tips to help keep your vet away this winter
  • Vet notes: what coronet dystrophy is, why it’s a worry and how to treat it
  • How to use winter to help your horse lose weight loss — and why it’s a good thing
  • How you can keep your horse’s eyes in good health
  • Equine scientist Dr David Marlin on how to encourage your horse to drink when it’s cold

In Ask The Experts:

  • Transporting horses: haynets while travelling — yes or no?; tips for smooth trailer towing; dealing with a tricky loader
  • Winter worming: what to worm for over winter; help administering a wormer for reluctant horses
  • Drag hunting: what to wear; insurance cover; the rules explained
  • Riding confidence: keeping calm at shows; dealing with napping; jumping combination fences
  • Advice from Spillers: keep your OAP feeling great

Your Horse’s Winter Essentials Guide:

  • Natural wound care tips using manuka honey
  • How to tackle airborne irritants and prevent dust exposure this winter
  • Training technology with audio headsets, so that you always have a coach with you
  • Tips for managing an ulcer-prone horse
  • Comfortable clothes to help you feel confident both in and out of the saddle
  • How to keep your horse healthy inside and out — plus a hygienic yard and stable this winter
  • Latest rugs from Bucas to keep him warm and cosy
  • Latest advice for tackling encysted small redworm
  • Common health risks of stabling and how to tackle them
  • Products to help keep poor feet, skin conditions and mud fever at bay this season

Where to buy it…

    • Can’t get to the shops? Click here to buy directly from us. It’s the same price as in store.
    • Subscribe and pay £42.99 for 13 issues and receive a FREE pair of stylish riding socks. You’ll never miss an issue and get it delivered straight to your door every four weeks.
    • Digital and Print options are available.