What Do You Need To Ask When Buying A Horse? So you’re looking to buy a horse and you’ve spotted one you like the look of. Buying a horse is a huge decision that comes with some risk. The key to reducing that risk is to find out as much information as you possibly can … Continue reading Questions To Ask When Buying A Horse
Laminitis is a painful and debilitating condition which involves the sensitive laminae that attach the pedal bone to the hoof capsule within the horse/pony. It is an extremely common ailment affecting many horses every year in the UK, and laminitis can be a potentially lethal diagnosis for any horse. It is therefore imperative that owners … Continue reading Laminitis: Understanding the Condition: Part 1
As the darkness of winter grows closer many horse riders begin to dig out the hi-vis and reflective wear ready for those rides out in the dark and miserable weather. Why is hi-vis so important and when should we ride in hi-vis gear? Hi-vis plays a vital role in rider safety and, love it or … Continue reading Hi-Vis…Be Bright, Stay in Sight!
Bonfire night and fireworks can be very unsettling, distressing and frightening for a horse but what can you do to help? What calmers are available for your horse to help him through the firework season? Horses are flight animals and so any sudden and frightening noises will cause them to panic and try to get … Continue reading Avoid Fireworks This Bonfire Night – Calmers for Horses
With winter on the way now is the time to consider what winter rugs your horse is likely to need. Here at Naylors Equestrian we pride ourselves on the wide array of rugs we have available and with so many rugs to choose from you are sure to find something suitable for your horse or … Continue reading Winter Rugs At The Ready!