Horsey Stuff

Horse lover? Then this is exactly where you need to be. Here you will find all the horsey stuff you need. Whether you are looking for some new advice on best horse ownership or just want to get your horsey fix.

jump racing returns credit Credit Paul @ Flickr

A month after flat racing returned to the UK, we are now set to see the return of National Hunt racing too! This is particularly exciting for me with the majority of my Owners Group horses being National Hunt horses. Chez Hans had a quick spin on the flat earlier…

horses play fighting

Over recent years our understanding of how and why animals play has improved massively. I was watching a documentary recently about animal play. It showed how many animals have their favourite play mates and that their age and sex could determine what games they played. This got me thinking about…

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…

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.…

Scottie in his pen

It was announced last night that stricter measures are being put in place to try and stop the spread of Covid-19. These measures include only leaving the house for essentials such as food and medical shopping and only going outside your property for exercise once a day. There has been…

scottie and cecil

For most horse owners, dogs and horses go hand in hand. Most yards have yard dogs or allow liveries to bring their dogs. Dogs are allowed at most competitions, many travel with their owners in lorries and of course there are the hounds out hunting. However, I seem to be…