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Jonty Evans Moved from Intensive Care, Remains Unconscious
Jonty Evans and Cooley Rorkes Drift AKA 'Art' were competing at Tattersalls International Horse Trials on 3 June in the CIC3* when he fell at the main water feature on the cross-country course. A statement released by Eventing Ireland this…Written on Thursday, 21 June 2018 08:37 Be the first to comment!
Horse rider spurring on women to 'rein' supreme at new equestrian club in Abu Dhabi
Globe-trotter Jameela Al Ameri has made horse riding her life's passion – and now she is on an equestrian quest to help other women get saddled up for success. The enterprising Emirati horse rider has travelled the world to take…Written on Wednesday, 20 June 2018 11:15 Be the first to comment!
Another Whipping Incident - British rider expelled from CS4* German Show
A second British rider is at the centre of a social media storm over whip abuse. Show jumper Ben Talbot, 32, who is based in the Netherlands was expelled from a four-star show in Germany at the weekend after striking his…Written on Wednesday, 20 June 2018 09:28 Be the first to comment!
'Time's up' for tight nosebands!
As a result of research the Danish Riding Federation have set a limit for noseband tightness in competition which is a start but why is change taking so long and is it enough? The study conducted in 2014/15 examined over…Written on Tuesday, 19 June 2018 14:12 Be the first to comment!
Jonty Evans remains unconscious but in a stable condition
Following the fall from his Rio Olympics mount, Cooley Rorkes Drift, during the cross-country phase of the CIC3* competition at the Tattersalls international horse trials in Co Meath this statement was issued on Monday afternoon on behalf of Jonty Evans’s…Written on Wednesday, 13 June 2018 10:18 Be the first to comment!
The Queen is so high-tech! Find out how she watches foals being born when she's away
The Queen has very tech-savvy way of keeping in the loop with how her beloved horses are being cared for, it's been revealed. During Sunday's episode of BBC1's Countryfile, the programme shared how Her Majesty uses an iPad hooked up…Written on Wednesday, 13 June 2018 09:34 Be the first to comment!
Respect for the Rider of 'Excited' Windsor Grey at the Royal Wedding
It was Prince Harry and Meghan's day but that didn't stop one horse trying to steal the limelight. The Windsor Grey did add an extra element to the procession, however... As the horse pranced slightly off-kilter, there was a lot…Written on Tuesday, 22 May 2018 09:01 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 4 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 9 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
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
Natasha Baker Heartbroken as Rio Gold Medalist Horse Dies after Contracting Infection
Natasha Baker has revealed that her 11-time gold medal-winning horse, Cabral - aka JP, was put down over the weekend after falling ill from an infection. Tragic news for Natasha who had most recently triumphed with JP, winning three gold medals…Written on Tuesday, 28 February 2017 10:22 Be the first to comment!
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Trot On updated the article: Jonty Evans Moved from Intensive Care, Remains Unconscious 2 hours 50 minutes ago
Trot On updated the article: Another Whipping Incident - British rider expelled from CS4* German Show yesterday
I've watched it before ,commented I thought pony had laminitus, but was told it hasn't 😐😐😐
June Windsor I've watched it before ,commented I thought pony had laminitus, but was told it hasn't 😐😐😐 6 days ago
Trot On updated the article: Jonty Evans remains unconscious but in a stable condition 1 week ago
Trot On updated the article: The Queen is so high-tech! Find out how she watches foals being born when she's away 1 week ago