Horse Facts - Fun & interesting equine information

Horse Facts – fun & interesting equine information

Our horse facts are a collection of interesting and fun equine Information. Learning basic horse facts and figures as well as the more fun and interesting ones is often placed on the back burner or never considered important because horse owners are far too busy doing horse stuff. Knowing a few equine facts though, can help when you least expect it.

Equine Mud Fever & Rain Scald prevention causes and treatment

Equine Mud Fever & Rain Scald. The prevention causes and treatment

Rain Scald and Mud fever can cause painful sores and scabs on your horses heels. Mud fever is the name of a common equine skin complaint, Pastern Dermatitis, that affects many horses and ponies during the winter and early spring months. It can be difficult to treat and can be very painful, sometimes causing lameness in your horse. So here’s what you can do to prevent or treat it?

Horse Riding in Lincolnshire

Equestrian facilities & horse riding in Lincolnshire, England

Lincolnshire is a County in the East of England and features some of the most breathtaking landscapes in England, full of pretty picturesque towns and villages with cobbled streets and stone built houses. Horse Riding in Lincolnshire is both popular and very well catered for. There are plenty of good quality equestrian centres, riding schools and stable yards throughout Lincolnshire just browse the Lincolnshire equestrian map or scroll through the riding club, riding school or livery yard pages to find local riding near you …

Entertaining Horse Games & Puzzles

Think you know horses then test your horse knowledge with our online equestrian quiz. If you believe you and your friends have the answers to questions like … Do you know what a fetlock is? What does Robert Whitaker do? …

Horse Riding in England

Horse Riding in England

England & horse friendly English equestrian counties provide excellent access to good trail riding and superb equestrian events. A rich network of bridleways allows for pleasant all year round trail riding, hacking or a daily gallop

History of the Horse

A brief look at the History of the Horse ... Man's special equine friend

Greek mythology presents horses as sea creatures ruled by their god Posiedon. Other mythologies present different versions and countries often have differing views on the history of the horse and its relationship with man. What we know for certain is that Horse drawings exist that date from about 3000 BC and the horse has served man well for a very long time …

UK Bridleways - Safe Local Riding

Horse Riding in Your Local Area ... UK Bridleways

UK Landowners share a responsibility to keep UK bridleways clear, but it is also up to horse riders, walkers and other users to clear natural obstructions such as fallen trees and undergrowth. If you want to ride safely in your local area, pitch in and make sure we can all enjoy our UK Bridleways for years to come …

The Equestrian Blog - hdr

The Equestrian Blog for News & Updates

Our Local Riding Blog for site updates and new content. check it regularly to find new information, equestrian facilities and new areas we add. Including local horse riding, showjumping, cross country and dressage in your area

Horse Riding in Essex England

Horse Riding in the horse mad county of Essex in the East of England

Essex has a rich variety of equestrian centres and other horse riding facilities including the Tiptree Equestrian Centre, Wix Equestrian Centre and the popular Ingatestone Saddlery; but that’s not the best thing about riding in Essex. For that you need to experience first hand just how horse friendly the county is and just how horse mad the people of Essex are …

The 10 Top Horse Riding Mental Strategies

The Top 10 Mental Horse Riding Strategies To Banish Fear And Build Training Confidence … by Margarethe De Clermont (Nottinghamshire) Whatever it is you want to achieve with your horse and your riding, there is one fundamental concept you have …