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Keeping a stabled horse happy

Keeping a stabled horse happy

Here are are some tips from equine behaviourist Justine Harrison to help keep a horse stress-free if he spends more time indoors in winter

Perfect paddocks

Perfect paddocks

Helen Lloyd-Bisley, general manager at Farm Tech Supplies, outlines the things you need to bear in mind to create a perfect turnout area for your horse

Coopers launches new supplement range

Coopers launches new supplement range

Discover a new range of feed supplements designed to support gut function and help keep horses happy and healthy

Avoiding mud fever

Avoiding mud fever

Nettex vet advisor Becky Lees offers some smart tips for avoiding mud fever

Reducing the risk of colic

Reducing the risk of colic

Discover how you can reduce the risk of colic by paying attention to your horse's diet, with expert advice from Nettex vet Dr Becky Lees

8 rules of feeding a veteran horse

8 rules of feeding a veteran horse

Equine nutritionist Emma Hurrell of Allen & Page shares eight tips for feeding older horses

Puncture wounds: when to call the vet

Puncture wounds: when to call the vet

While they may look insignificant on first inspection, puncture wounds can be life threatening and need urgent attention, says Nettex veterinary advisor Becky Lees

Coping with colic

Coping with colic

Vet Imogen Burrows discusses the symptoms of colic and treatment options, in association with XL Equine

New Valegro Blueberry Range exclusive from Nettex

New Valegro Blueberry Range exclusive from Nettex

Nettex have launched their first product under license in the exciting new Valegro Blueberry range.

Skinner's Pet Foods supports British Team Chasing Open Championship

Skinner's Pet Foods supports British Team Chasing Open Championship

Skinner's Pet Foods, the manufacturer of premium quality dog foods, is to sponsor the British Team Chasing National Championship for this season and the subsequent three years.

Equestrian and wildlife art exhibition to launch

Equestrian and wildlife art exhibition to launch

Katie O'Sullivan, equestrian and wildlife painter will be holding an exhibition at the Osborne Studio Gallery - 10 November to 4 December 2015

Nominations open for the 2016 Petplan Veterinary Awards

Nominations open for the 2016 Petplan Veterinary Awards

Pet and Equine insurance providers Petplan and Petplan Equine are delighted to announce that nominations are now open for the much anticipated Petplan Veterinary Awards.

Choosing a turnout rug for your horse

Thinking of buying your horse a new winter turnout rug? Find out what you need to look for and check out our top tips

10 ways to happier hacking

10 ways to happier hacking

Having problems hacking out your horse? Follow these great expert tips to get your horse back on the straight and narrow

Horse charity Redwings opens vintage shop

Horse charity Redwings opens vintage shop

Vintage fashion doesn't normally spring to mind when thinking about horse welfare, but at Redwings they go hand-in-hand as the Sanctuary launches its very own boutique, Vintage Aylsham.

Mastering Dressage at HOYS with Stephen Clarke

Mastering Dressage at HOYS with Stephen Clarke

This year HOYS will be offering a masterclass with a difference by demonstrating the various levels and techniques of training that go into preparing both the seasoned competitor, and the up and coming combination.

Imaging specialist donates x-ray machine to charity

Imaging specialist donates x-ray machine to charity

Veterinary diagnostic imaging specialists BCF Technology have donated a brand new Carestream Vita Flex Digital X-Ray system and generator to The Gambia Horse and Donkey Trust for use in their new centre being built in The Gambia.

Saracen Horse Feeds welcomes Phoebe Peters as new brand ambassador

Saracen Horse Feeds welcomes Phoebe Peters as new brand ambassador

Saracen Horse Feeds are pleased to announce that Pony European Dressage Champion Phoebe Peters has joined their brand ambassador team.

World Horse Welfare launches vital laminitis resource

World Horse Welfare launches vital laminitis resource

World Horse Welfare has launched a vital educational resource to equip horse owners with all they need to know about laminitis from spotting the early signs of the disease to its treatment, management and prevention.

French Star Clemence Faivre at Liverpool International Horse Show

French Star Clemence Faivre at Liverpool International Horse Show

Liverpool International Horse Show welcomes the hugely talented stunt rider Clemence Faivre from France to demonstrate her extraordinary relationship with her horses to the audience during every performance of the show.

Top 5 Horse care

New scheme launched to help combat saddle problems

The Saddle Research Trust (SRT) has launched a new referral scheme to help riders tackle saddle-related problems.

Black Country Saddles head to China

Cannock based company Black Country Saddles are planning to expand to China

Build condition with Saracen this winter

Winter is a time when many horses lose condition. Saracen Horse Feeds have some tips to help keep your horse at a healthy weight.

Top tips for reducing Bonfire Night stress

Dengie have shared a few handy tips with us to help reduce the stress levels of your horse during the firework season

Feeding for winter

Winter can be a tricky time of year, good doers are feeling hungry but shouldn't have too many calories and other horses may be prone to weight loss. Here are 5 tips to help you this season.

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Winter Ailments
Q: What does your horse suffer from the most during the winter months?

mud fever  
38%

 
 

rain scald  
1%

 
 

weight  
15%

 
 

thrush  
11%

 
 

colic  
1%

 
 

none  
35%

 
 

(168 votes)


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