wont wait at Burghley 2019

This morning we knew the cross country phase would really shake up the rankings with the majority of the field being within 20 penalties (1 refusal) of the overnight leader Pippa Funnell. Any mistake from the leaders would be costly and likely drop them down the leaderboard. This combined with…

Paris Dixie, do foodies perform better

When I was visiting Paris Dixie last week one of the men who help buy and manage the horses said something along the lines of “the horses who enjoy their food and put on weight tend to be the better horses.” I thought this was very interesting as thoroughbreds have…

scottie doing dressage canter photo

Nearly every week I see posts on social media where people are having trouble with their horses canter. While there are many factors which could cause a horse to have issues in canter, a common cause is lack of balance and strength. So in this post I will cover what…

Introducing Paris Dixie. Credit The Owners Group

Things have been fairly quiet on the Paris Dixie front recently. We were hoping she would run in a Champion Bumper at the beginning of April at Aintree. But despite having good form, she hasn’t got a fantastic rating and was unfortunately balloted out of the race. So, it now…