In this month's issue we are helping you prepare for winter with 10 tips to keep your horse healthy in colder weather. Petplan Equine Vet of the Year Keith Chandler will help you avoid everything from Mud Fever to colic.

With the weather getting colder many owners let their guard down against laminitis. Find out why it is still a threat even in winter and how to avoid it.

It is not always possible to use bridleways through the winter due to the wet conditions so more of us head out on the roads. Horse magazine tells you how to improve your safety when hacking out on gloomy winter days.

We have also got a new series of schooling plans, kicking off this month with how to improve a green horse's paces.