World Eventing Championship Results

I was really pleased to see that the BBC covered the World Eventing Championships at Pratoni, even if they only...
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World Eventing Championship Results

Struggling to find the motivation…

The past few months, in fact maybe this whole year, has been pretty mad. I feel like I have so...
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Struggling to find the motivation…

Queen Elizabeth II: the passionate horsewoman

Yesterday the news broke that Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II had passed away. This was incredibly sad news and you...
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Queen Elizabeth II: the passionate horsewoman

Why I would never choose a barefoot trimmer

Scottie had the farrier this morning and it's only when I see his front feet without his shoes on that...
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Why I would never choose a barefoot trimmer

Off To Burghley!

Tomorrow I am heading off to Burghley horse trials in what must be 3-4 years! I did splash out on...
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Off To Burghley!

EquiPepper was born from Ruby’s love of Thoroughbreds and her desire to improve the reputation of Ex Racehorses. While studying Equine Science at University Ruby purchased her first ex racehorse and documented her progress retraining Scottie from racehorse to riding horse. This online diary became a university project and then evolved into EquiPepper, an award-winning Equine Blog dedicated to racehorse retraining. 

But it’s not just thoroughbreds and ex racehorses. Ruby really believes that the more horse owners know, the better our horse’s welfare and she isn’t afraid to talk about the sensitive topics! On EquiPepper you will find everything from making sure your horse gets the best care and management, to helping you reach your competition goals, we have you covered. There are also product reviews and the latest equestrian news, to make sure you get your horsey fix on every visit.

Thoroughbred

We strive to answer all those burning questions you have about ex racehorses. Do ex racehorses make good riding horses? Why are ex racehorses so cheap? What problems do ex racehorses have? We give also advice on buying, owning and riding ex racehorses.

Scottie going over the poles, example of chestnut coat genetics., ex racehorses
Scottie

Horse Care

Do you have questions about your horse’s health you feel silly asking? Or does your horse have a minor problem what has you stumped? Well here at EquiPepper we aim to answer all these questions for you and give you the tools to keep your horse in tip top condition.

Latest News

Keep up to date with all your horse news in one place. From new research to competition results, from current events to professional rider updates, you can find it all here.

World Eventing Championship Results

I was really pleased to see that the BBC covered the World Eventing Championships at Pratoni, even if they only...
Read More
World Eventing Championship Results

Queen Elizabeth II: the passionate horsewoman

Yesterday the news broke that Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II had passed away. This was incredibly sad news and you...
Read More
Queen Elizabeth II: the passionate horsewoman

Should every event have their own subscription service?

Horse events are getting less and less TV coverage. Equestrian streaming services have tried to replace this, but I have...
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Should every event have their own subscription service?

The symptoms of an overweight horse

Over the past few years, vets and nutrition experts have been raising awareness of the obesity crisis in UK horses....
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The symptoms of an overweight horse

Does your stable meet your horse’s needs?

I think we can all accept that keeping a horse stabled for hours at a time isn't natural and it...
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Does your stable meet your horse’s needs?

Ruby is an Equine Science Graduate with a childhood love of thoroughbreds. Now working in Digital Marketing, she spends her free time working with ex racehorse Scottie and following her racehorses.

Highland Rain aka Scottie is the inspiration behind EquiPepper. But over the years there have been other horses and Ruby now owns shares in several racehorses.

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