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Caring for a horse, pony, donkey or mule is extremely rewarding but can also be a real challenge. From deciding what to feed to keeping them entertained should they need to be stabled, we offer our advice on a wide variety of topics relating to equine management.

Please remember, if you can’t find the answers you are looking for, we are always happy to help. Please do not hesitate to call us on 01953 497238 during office hours to ask anything from what sort of bedding to use to whether your horse needs a rug. We have over 85 years of experience to draw on and will always do our best to help.

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Arena Surfaces

We have helped to fund research to evaluate training and competition surfaces for riding horses, in order that the likelihood of injury can be reduced.

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End of life

The one subject every horse owner should know about is the one subject most of us don't consider...

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Right Weight

Is your horse the right weight? Find out how you can fat score your horse and why this is so important

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During the winter, horse owners often worry about whether their horse should be tucked up in its stable or outside in the cold...

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Ragwort is poisonous to horses, damaging the liver when eaten. The toxic effect builds up over time, causing irreparable damage...

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