Feed Time: Roughage, Grain and Stable Licks


Horse

When I first bought Henry, I have to admit I wasn’t fully prepared. The lure of finally owning my own beautiful horse drew me in. I certainly didn’t possess all the knowledge I’d needed to provide a high level of horse care. Fortunately, I have lots of friends who are also experienced equestrians. They were […]

Tuesday, June 28th, 2016

Horse Coat Conditioner & Summer Grooming Tips


Horse

Summer is finally upon us, so you will want your horse’s coat to look pristine. Whilst it is, of course, a priority for him to look his very best during the show circuit months, proper grooming is also essential for health and comfort. Whether he’s enjoying a lazy day in the pasture, or you’re heading […]

Monday, June 27th, 2016

A Guide to Horse Grooming Equipment


Horse

Grooming should be carried out as part of your routine horse care. It not only has important benefits for your horse (especially their skin), but it can help to keep you fit too! Basic grooming involves brushing your horse’s body in the direction of the hair growth (in order to get rid of mud and […]

Sunday, June 26th, 2016

Summertime – Dig Out the Stable Disinfectant


Yard

Summer’s Here! (So Dig Out the Stable Disinfectant!) It’s important to keep your horse’s stable and yard clean all year round, but even more so throughout the summer period when warm temperatures and sometimes moist conditions provide a breeding ground for bacteria. If your horse is stabled at this time of year, then cleaning their […]

Saturday, June 25th, 2016