Our top 6 tips for winter...how to prepare your horse and hit spring in full stride! We've put together some helpful tricks that you can use to get your horse through winter in tip-top shape. Winter weather can be hard on horses, and it can be a difficult time to maintain condition and general health. There is a lot you can do though to prepare them, but the first step is to understand what the winter weather means for your horse. A horse in the wild would start to build up their body condition in the autumn, so they have a little...
While we’re all in a varied COVID-19 holding pattern at the moment, we start to re-assess everything we are doing with our horses.
Some of us are continuing to train our horses in preparation for the day we can compete again. Some of us have scaled it right back for the experienced campaigners and brought young horses into work instead.
So, a common question is “should I keep up my horse’s supplements during this period?”
Supplements are designed to “supplement” a diet where nutrient deficiencies exist or when there is a specific problem and here is why you still need them now.