Atypical Myopathy explained

Caused by a toxin found in the seeds of the sycamore tree, atypical myopathy is an often-fatal muscle disease which can affect horses of all ages and types. In this video discover how you can protect our horses from this painful condition, with advice from resident vet Gil Riley.

For more vet advice on atypical myopathy don't miss the October issue of Your Horse (on sale October 20). If you miss it, call 01858 438884 for a back issue.

How to fit a rug

When it comes to fitting a rug, it's important to understand how rug sizes work - the right rug in the wrong size won't be able to do its job properly. Rugs are an investment and making sure you have the right rug, correctly fitted will hopefully mean your rug will last for years.

In this video get top tips from Your Horse Gear Guide editor Allison Lowther to achieve the perfect rug fit.