Wouldubewell

Okay so I have done it again and treated myself to another share in an Owners Group horse. (I think lockdown is getting to me!) But let me introduce you to my new hurdler, the 6 year old bay mare, Wouldubewell. She was purchased from the sales after winning her…

teaching scottie tricks

It’s not unusual for people to teach their horse’s tricks. It might be something small like giving kisses or really helpful like getting them to line themselves up to the mounting block for you to get on. Those who practice things like Liberty work with horses might teach more complex…

#equipepperstars

Our search for the best ex racehorse in the UK is now closed and I now have the really difficult job of trying to narrow them down to the top 6! But with over 30 entries coming in from Facebook and Instagram, I thought I would put all the entries…

scottie grazing

For most people, the only good thing about the country being in lockdown has been that the weather has been gorgeous. So leaving the house for your daily exercise or spending time in the garden has been glorious. However, at our yard we have been praying for rain! Fertiliser Last…

chelmsford race track raing returns

Okay so we have jumped on the bandwagon slightly and brought you our very own emoji quiz! Below are 10 racehorses. They might still be racing or retired. Some are famous and some should be familiar faces. How many can you get? 1. ☁️☁️☁️☁️ 2. 🐯 🍞 3. ⛰️🌧️ 4.…

chez hans

Lot’s of people have been impulse buying since being on lock down. This week I had my first impulse buy after logging into view my Owners Group horses. Meet Chez Hans! He is a 4 year old gelding who started over hurdles with Paul Nicholls this winter with reasonable performance.…

Scottie being grumpy on box rest! Great photo for his phrenology though! Preventing equine flu

If you read my last post about looking after horses during this Covid-19 crisis, you will know that I made changes to Scottie’s routine to enable me to stick closer to the Governments guidelines of only going outside for exercise once a day. Well over the weekend my brother has…