Horseback Riding

‘He’s a little fighter’: exhausted one-eyed colt defies the odds to survive

<b>A pony “hours from death” has been given a new chance in life.</b><p>The three-year-old colt, since named Valentino (Tino), was found abandoned in Leeds on …

English Riding

Identical twin foals set to go eventing this season

Event rider Sacha Hourigan has <b>identical twin horses to compete this season,</b> in what is thought to be a first in the sport.<p>The five-year-old grey …

English Riding

Watch: 10 New Bike Hacks to Kick off the Riding Season

Spring is right around the corner, and for many of you that means better riding weather. So why not kick off the season with another 10 bike hacks …

Mountain Biking

Rider Lapse Cause of Barbançon's Neumunster Freestyle Problem

The show organizers of the 2018 CDI-W Neumunster disagree with Morgan Barbançon's statement that their show office team printed out the wrong score …

Dressage

Canadians claim clear victory at Longines FEI Nations Cup leg in Ocala

Team Canada won the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ of the United States of America today with more than a touch of class. The six-nation contest …

Show Jumping

Magnificent Seven Competition Returns to Western States Horse Expo

The Magnificent Seven All Around Stock Horse Competition will return to the Western States Horse Expo in Sacramento, California, June 8-10, 2018, at …

Western Riding

Faberge EP, Champion of the 2018 Austrian Warmblood Stallion Licensing

The bay Faberge EP was named the champion of the 2018 Austrian Warmblood Stallion Licensing, held in Stadl Paura, Austria on 10 - 11 February …

Dressage

Inside Hambleton Equine Clinic

Inside Hambleton Equine Clinic<p>Inside Hambleton Equine Clinic<p>Inside Hambleton Equine Clinic<p>Inside Hambleton Equine Clinic<p>Inside Hambleton Equine Clinic<p>…

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Barbançon's Neumunster Freestyle Interrupted Due to Secretarial Issues

For Olympian Morgan Barbançon Mestre the 2018 CDI-W Neumunster will leave an ever-lasting impression that is definitely not a positive one. The …

Dressage

Why Scott Brash and Mr President are ready to rock the world…

With a phenomenal hat-trick of grand prix wins under their belts in recent weeks, Scott Brash and the nine-year-old Hello Mr President are already …

English Riding

Wendy Hamerton Appointed New Zealand WEG Chef d'Equipe

The New Zealand Equestrian Federation has appointed Wendy Hamerton as Dressage chef d’equipe for the 2018 World Equestrian Games. Hamerton is also …

Dressage

The horses and riders for CSI5*-W Gothenburg

CSIO5* Ocala<b><br>USA</b><p>Website Schedule Route/Address 13710 N US Hwy 27, Ocala, FL 34482 Timetable Results LiveTV FEI LiveTV<p>CSIO5*/CSI2* Abu Dhabi<b><br>United Arab</b> …

Show Jumping

Why dental health is important for horses *H&H VIP*

Normal mastication, or chewing, in the horse is performed by the cheek teeth — which consist of three premolars and three molars in each quarter of …

English Riding

Suspensory ligament injuries: all you need to know

<i>Suspensory ligament injuries can limit the future athletic ability of sport horses, so Horse & Hound explains all you need to know about how to</i> …

Massage Therapy

7 showing shows offering great prizes coming up

Do you love winning a sash or perhaps fancy getting a super deal on your entries? Take a look at these <b>seven showing shows with lots to play for.</b><p><b>Sash</b> …

English Riding

Here come the girls: Cheltenham to host first mares only race day

<b>Mares and fillies will be given their chance to shine at Cheltenham’s first raceday devoted to female horses.</b><p>Taking place on day two of the April …

Horse Racing

Breastplates change the way horses jump, research finds

Detailed research into the use of breastplates has shown they can have <b>a “significant” effect on the way a horse jumps,</b> according to tack manufacturer …

English Riding

The History and Biomechanics of Lightness: Part 1

Lightness has, sadly, become rare on the modern dressage scene. We see huge trots (euphemistically called “collected”) and wonder why piaffe is so …

Dressage

Is your horse care knowledge up to Pony Club standards? Take this quiz to find out…

The Blue Cross horse and pony care competition is an integral part of <b>The Pony Club</b> Championships, and features teams of three Pony Club members who …

English Riding

Exercise Rodeo Chair

Improve your horseback riding from the comfort of home by hopping on top this exercise rodeo chair. This unique exercise machine employs random …

Shopping

Fixtures and Results: Jump Training Championships Hartpury

Jump Training Championships Hartpury<p>Event Newsflash - 16/02/2018<p>As per the qualifiers please could the first 3/4 horses be ready before the course …

Eventing

Can't beat Brash: Third Grand Prix victory for the British rider at Spring MET 2018

The second week of Spring MET II 2018 in Oliva Nova, Spain, concluded on Sunday with the 30,000 Euro Grand Prix presented by Construcciones Hispano …

Show Jumping

Bling Brings Top Bid in Fort Worth

The Winter Premier Sale was back again at the National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Celebration of Champions. Managed by The Sale Company, …

Western Riding

Annual tent pegging festival begins

Islamabad - Decorated with garlands and colourful bridles, turbaned riders mounted on horseback participated in the Annual Tent Pegging Festival …

Islamabad

Langehanenberg Dominates World Cup Qualifier at 2018 CDI-W Neumunster

The extraordinary ups and downs of sport were highlighted once again at the 2018 CDI-W Neumunster on Sunday 18 February 2018, when Helen …

Dressage

Do horses grieve for a lost companion? H&H explains…

When the time comes that we say a final sad farewell to an long-standing equine friend, we might feel a range of emotions from sadness, loneliness, …

English Riding

German Team Selection Process for 2018 European Under 25 Championships

The German Equestrian Federation has released the details for team selection for the 2018 European Under 25 Championships, which will take place in …

Europe

Coral Keen’s eventing blog: how do I fit everything into February?

With the season fast approaching, I’m now ramping up things to get out and about and get going. I’ve been so frantically busy lately, I can’t even …

English Riding

The week that was: seven days in the horse world

<b>Rider’s shock as horse who died at Liverpool tests positive for ketamine</b><p>The rider of a horse who tested positive for banned substances after she …

English Riding

Fergal O’Brien: Everyone’s in good spirits *H&H VIP*

Our fortunes have turned, as after a quiet January, we’ve been all go. It’s been a good start to the month, with six winners at the time of press. …

English Riding