Fancy lunch with Carl Hester or a lesson with Piggy French? Now’s your chance!

Piggy French and Quarrycrest Echo. Who would you add to your dream dinner party guest list? Olympic eventer William Fox-Pitt perhaps, dressage maestro Carl Hester or racing legend AP McCoy? Well, now is your...

Get ready for Christmas with Olympia Horse Show tickets

Every December, Olympia in west London, undergoes a horsey transformation in time to host the magical Olympia Horse Show (16-22 December). Whether you are horse-mad, want to shop ’til you drop, or just want...
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Today’s Top 10 – Things horse people won’t dare post on social media

  WARNING: Only read if you have a sense of humour Check in every Tuesday for our Top 10 list that could feature just about anyone or anything related to Eventing. No rider, owner, coach, or nation...

Whitaker, Charles, Stockdale, Fletcher and Skelton — the next generation of famous families line...

Looking at the start list for this year’s Voltaire Design Under-25 British Championship, you could be forgiven for thinking you’d been transported back in time a couple of decades. The names Whitaker, Fletcher, Stockdale...

Dealing With Deteriorating Vision in Horses

Find out what behaviors and signs to watch for that suggest visual impairment, and learn how to help horses deal with deteriorating eyesight and blindness. The post Dealing With Deteriorating Vision in Horses appeared...

How changing bridle pressure can affect horses’ movement *H&H Plus*

Reducing the pressure and force exerted on horses’ heads by bridles can lead to improved gait, including increased limb flexion and movement, a study has found. Rachel Murray of Rossdales presented the research, published...

8 ways to help ensure your child has a fun-filled day’s hunting

It will soon be the Christmas holidays, so here are eight ways to help ensure your children enjoy going hunting as much as you do… 1. Make sure they are WARM. Thick tweed shooting...

The diary of the home-made livery yard: learning a big lesson

So — Cricklands Dressage Championships of Great Britain… The team South Woolley convoy was all set to roll. We were packed up, loaded up and perfectly on schedule for our planned 11am departure time....

I’m Anti ‘No Stirrup November’ And This Is Why

By Becky Shipps We’re just past the midpoint of #NoStirrupNovember and guess how many times I’ve ridden without my stirrups? Zero. Big fat goose egg. And there’s a really good reason why: I don’t...

Henrik Ankarcrona appointed as member to the FEI Jumping Committee

Henrik Ankarcrona, Sweden's Chef d'Equipe, has been appointed to the FEI Jumping Committee replacing outgoing member Rob Ehrens for a four-year term running from 2019-2023.

Olympic Berths for Brazil & South Africa Down to Wire, Austria & France in...

Morgan Barbançon Mestre and Sir Donnerhall II OLD. File photo. © Ken Braddick/dressage-news.comNov. 18, 2019 By KENNETH J. BRADDICK With barely a month and only a handful of hard-to-enter qualifying competitions left, Brazil and...

Police disappointed as 40 drivers pass horse too fast and close

Police pulled over 40 drivers in just over an hour for passing a horse too close and too fast. Greater Manchester Police’s mounted unit spent a day on Slag Lane in Leigh, where a...