Our Progress

This blog started as a way for me to record my progress retraining Scottie. So it is unsurprising that the majority of the posts on EquiPepper are about our progress. From competition results and lessons to our injuries and set backs. You can find all the highs and lows of our journey plus interesting things we have learnt.

horse racing

It’s very tempting to swap trainers when a horse isn’t getting the results you want. But is swapping trainers always the best option? Tambourine Girl Tambourine Girl has had 3 disappointing runs since racing returned after having to stop for Covid-19. She has been working really well at home but…

asdaa owners group

Okay this is my last one I promise! But I would like to introduce you to the new addition to my Owners Group stable, Asdaa. Asdaa is a 4 year old gelding trained by mark Johnston in Yorkshire. He has had quite a bit of success for the Owners Group…

back on board scottie

Today the saddler came to check Scottie saddle. He had his back checked last month and all was clear. So the last hurdle before getting back in the saddle was making sure it still fits okay. Luckily Scottie hasn’t really changed shape at all since the saddler last saw him.…

scottie returning to work

If you have been following Scottie’s progress, you might know that we were hoping to be bringing Scottie back into work in April. But due to Covid-19 this got put on hold when the physio and saddler stopped working during lockdown. However, people are slowly coming back to work and…

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…