As with any industry, especially those which involve animals, there are always issues around management, regulations and welfare. Here we aim to keep you up to date with current issues affecting the equestrian industry. From changes to racing rules, to riders actions at competitions to the horse population crisis. We aim to bring you the latest.
Sadly we have recently had a few outbreaks locally of both strangles and EHV (Equine Herpes Virus.) Unfortunately a few horses have already died from the EHV and a few… Read More »Disease Outbreak ~ Don't Panic and Protect Your Horse
I recently came across a very interesting article on barefoot management of horses and had a few thoughts on it I wanted to share. The article is written by someone… Read More »Why Barefoot Doesn't Work for Horses Article
I have seen lots of posts on social media this week complaining about how no one is talking about the Paralympics on horsey social media, when last month everyone was… Read More »Why do Equestrians care less about the Paralympics?
It was a very exciting weekend for Equestrian at Rio this weekend! Friday was the final for Team Medals for Dressage and the Show Jumping started! Dressage The team Dressage… Read More »Medals, Faults and Disqualification at Rio