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Kaley Cuoco’s New Dwarf Mini Horse is Her ‘Instant Soul Mate’ with Matching Hair
Kaley Cuoco will be #twinning more than usual, and there’s a very cute reason for that. The actress has added a new animal to her brood, a dwarf mini horse named Shmooshy, who is her “instant soul mate” with the…Written on Thursday, 25 May 2017 10:24 Be the first to comment!
Beloved horse sold without permission was almost auctioned off as meat for £90
A beloved horse was sold without permission and was almost bought as meat when it was auctioned for as little as £90. Denise Scarrott's horse Shadow of Hope is among the animals that mum-of-six Joanne Donnelly was entrusted with before…Written on Thursday, 25 May 2017 10:02 Be the first to comment!
Lost horse strolls into a Racecourse Cafe
What a mare! Bemused diner captures the moment a lost horse strolls into a racecourse cafe after breaking free from her handler on the way back to the stables. A diner captured the hilarious moment a confused horse strolled into…Written on Thursday, 25 May 2017 09:23 Be the first to comment!
Horse spooked by low-flying aircraft near Truro is left with life-threatening injuries
Sunday, May 14 between 3pm and 3.30pm. The owner of a horse left with life-threatening injuries after being spooked by a low-flying helicopter is appealing for help to find the aircraft responsible. Marilyn Stead, whose family runs a 200 acre…Written on Wednesday, 24 May 2017 13:47 Be the first to comment!
Guidance for Young Equines on the use of the Half Halt | From The Horse's Mouth
Humans have this particular habit of never paying full attention. Their minds wander off on to all manner of things – what to have for tea, whether to call that hot date they met last week, what to get their friend…Written on Wednesday, 24 May 2017 11:31 Be the first to comment!
Police horses step up for national health survey
London’s police horses are among those who will be counted in this year’s National Equine Health Survey (NEHS), which uncovers health trends and issues in horses. The equine team at the Metropolitan Police Mounted Branch based in Hyde Park had…Written on Wednesday, 24 May 2017 10:40 Be the first to comment!
5 Things To Expect When You're Dating An Equestrian
1. You will only have tea after the horses have been fed. In an equestrians world, 99% of the time, the horse's come first. If you think that your tea will be served before the horses - then you are out…Written on Tuesday, 08 December 2015 12:36 2 comments
How To Recognise An Equestrian!
Unlike many athletes, competing in a specific sport, us equestrians come in all shapes and sizes and from all walks of life. To the un-trained eye it may not be easy to spot an equestrian. However, if like me you've…Written on Saturday, 11 April 2015 12:46 5 comments
Do horses like being patted as a reward?
WTF!! was my reaction when I read a year or so ago that some people think that it's cruel to pat a horse. They reason that because horses don't pat each other, it's unnatural to them so, we shouldn't either.…Written on Sunday, 06 September 2015 11:17 8 comments
Judging When to Push On or Pull Up.
Many of us watched dismayed as U.S rider Elisa Wallace coaxed her obviously exhausted horse over the last fence during the Badminton Mitsubishi Motors Cross Country phase and saw them crash to the ground as Simply Priceless lacked the energy…Written on Monday, 08 May 2017 12:32 2 comments
Napping and other equine behavioural problems might need a change of attitude - yours! by Ben Hart
A horse that is napping can be a challenge but according to equine trainer Ben Hart, the biggest challenge should be to the assumptions you make about your horse's behaviour. Read on, because it's time to put a different spin…Written on Thursday, 05 March 2015 18:39 4 comments
5 Reasons To Have Horses Instead Of Children!
We are not saying don't have children, but we are discussing some of the reasons you may decided having horses is better. 1. No ear plugs needed. Whilst you may hear the occasional neighing, you can avoid the screaming, crying…Written on Wednesday, 30 March 2016 10:33 4 comments
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Hafl loves treats - but there's more to a healthy diet for our horses: www.dressagehafl.com/2017/05/feeding-keeping-your-…Loading content, please wait.
Over the weekend, the University of York Riding Club helped to host an event run by Ride Yorkshire in which eight horses and riders rode along the...Over the weekend, the University of York Riding Club helped to host an event run by Ride Yorkshire in which eight horses and riders rode along the local rides as on foot helpers handed out leaflets about rider road safety. It was amazing to see members of the public taking such interest in such an important matter, and the cars were all so good about slowing down and passing widely. So nice to see Show more
Wow, what amazing weather, and it's due to get even hotter this weekend! Our little shetland pony is SUPER fluffy, and even though he's got his...Wow, what amazing weather, and it's due to get even hotter this weekend! Our little shetland pony is SUPER fluffy, and even though he's got his summer coat I worry about him getting too hot! Does anyone have any tips for keeping horses cool? Show more
Who wouldn't love a Hafl Mini-me? www.dressagehafl.com/2017/05/horse-breeding-for-be…Loading content, please wait.
Been a little quiet recently due to revision and exams but a new suprise member has joined my team last weekend... Meet FREDDIE ! So in love with...Been a little quiet recently due to revision and exams but a new suprise member has joined my team last weekend... Meet FREDDIE ! So in love with him, so friendly and willing to please. He's just come out of racing so a real project but can't wait for him to come home once my exams are finished ! Show more
Wormer resistance has hit the headlines recently with new research declaring it a worldwide threat to horse health. It's not a new problem or one we...Wormer resistance has hit the headlines recently with new research declaring it a worldwide threat to horse health. It's not a new problem or one we particularly want to think about but it is increasing, putting many more horses at risk from death and disease from untreatable parasite burdens. A worrying thought! Please act now by using worm counts and tests to target worming drugs. Show more