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.
Winter can be a difficult time for owning horses; mucking-out in the cold, riding our giddy-horse’s and figuring out which Stable Rug is best for our horse. We’ve made winter that little bit easier by providing you an insight into our favourite winter stable rugs to keep your horse toasty warm! But Just How Important Is … Continue reading Why You Need One Of These Stable Rugs This Winter!
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
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