From the ground
Oct24

From the ground

by Anne Wilson The need for a horse to lead well in-hand is obvious. It is the first requirement of obedience and mutual respect before mounting begins. However, sometimes this phase of a horse’s education is somehow omitted. Some horses are quite malleable and obedient when ridden but seem to revert back to almost an ‘at liberty’ state when on the end of a lead rope. This normally stems from successfully pulling away from their...

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INTERDRESSAGE Competition closes Oct 31st
Oct22

INTERDRESSAGE Competition closes Oct 31st

Last months winner Jen Hewitt & Brio Entries for October close 6PM PROMPT (UK time) October 31st  and the last day for PRE ENTERED videos is NOON NOVEMBER 1st. Please ensure that you leave enough time to submit your entry and video as we cannot extend this closing date under any circumstances! We aim to have all results finalised by NOVEMBER 3rd. Due to a very heavy workload in October Interdressage not be offering any tips and...

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Newark Robin Hood Game & Country Show
Oct16

Newark Robin Hood Game & Country Show

This weekend, head over to The Newark Showground (Nottinghamshire) where you and your family can enjoy all the horse entertainment taking place at one of the Midlands largest countryside events – The Newark Robin Hood Game & Country Show. Did you know, that this year’s Robin Hood Game & Country has a brand new practical horsemanship Demonstrations area as well as the Knights stables and amazing skilful riding from...

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Four-day international show jumping event at Aintree
Oct14

Four-day international show jumping event at Aintree

Aintree International Equestrian Centre will be running a four-day international show jumping event from Thursday 17th October to Sunday 20th October, which will be free for members of the general public to attend. The Centre, based in the grounds of Aintree Racecourse, the home of The Crabbie’s Grand National, has designed the event to attract international show jumpers, with many Olympic riders, including Ben Maher who won team gold...

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Break through boredom
Oct09

Break through boredom

With fewer daylight hours approaching, most horses have less access to grass and spend more time in their stables. Here’s how to keep your equine friend occupied during winter. There are more and more equestrian products on the market these days and retailers really have thought of everything, with the equine toy range being no exception to this rule. Toys are designed to keep horses happier and healthier when they may be confined to...

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