You Never Know What Could Happen on a Hack


Many horses are easily spooked and so you must always be on your guard. When you are out and about it is impossible to predict what could happen next! From branches falling from trees to noisy dogs suddenly appearing on the bridleway, surprises can lurk around every corner. Personally, I will never forget the day […]

Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

Is it Safe to Ride on Snow?


There have been several years in recent times when this question would have been irrelevant, at least in most areas of the country. Mild winter after mild winter has seen a distinct absence of the white stuff across the UK but things have been very different this year! You might still be wondering what the […]

Tuesday, March 27th, 2018

How to Stop Your Horse Spooking


Horses will often spook in an arena, on a hack, or even around their yard; and sometimes for no apparent reason. The invisible monster that has so disconcerted them can continue to be a problem and a major frustration for you. The horse may pass by the same spot a hundred and more times and […]

Saturday, October 14th, 2017

How Perfect is your Equestrian Life?


Whilst Facebook and Instagram enable us to keep in touch with friends and family across the globe, these addictive platforms also have a downside. They can easily inspire feelings of inadequacy. You know what it’s like, you think that your holiday in Turkey was rather excellent until you see your cousin’s snaps of the paradise […]

Sunday, July 2nd, 2017