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Rug advice

I am trying to naturalise my horse and am not sure whether I should be chopping and changing rugs or whether I should just let him rough off and encourage him to grow more coat by leaving the thin rug … Continue reading

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Rain scald

My shire x cob has a touch of rain scald. After he got three spots of it on his bottom I was advised by the yard owner to put a lightweight waterproof on him. It only exacerbated the situation and … Continue reading

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Problem feet

Reilly has been a really great fun horse: because of him I came back to eventing in my mid 40s. I have never owned a horse with such a great heart. Unfortunately he has always had problem feet, his front … Continue reading

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Not happy on the roads

My horse Mac is obviously not happy walking on the roads (particularly ridden) – his stride becomes shorter and choppier and his facial expression changes (looking positively miserable at times). I want Mac to enjoy our rides out together but … Continue reading

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