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Some riders have that natural feel to a fence and always make the job look easy Secrets of Showjumping Success

We get insider tips from some of the region’s top coaches and riders, exclusive insight on who to ...

People are often prepared to reduce personal expectations for themselves to enable them to provide their horse with the best possible facilities Hunting down the Perfect Property

Not surprisingly, ‘equestrian’ is one of the most sought after property sectors – and not just...

paddock_use if needed Pasture Safety and Security

Our last paddock management feature looked at how to improve your horse’s gazing. This time, EQ Li...

shutterstock_366459956 Pastures Old and New

In this two part feature EQ Life offers advice on how keep your fields in the best possible conditio...

The horse has eyes set high up on the side of his head Horse Sense

The horse has five main senses, which are those of seeing, hearing, tasting, touching and smelling a...

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Rug Washing and Repair | How To & Tips

After an incredibly wet winter, your rugs are probably looking worse for wear but with summer underway, now is the perfect time to get them...

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Turmeric is a relatively new supplement
Choosing and Using Supplements | Vets & Healthcare

Some people choose to supplement their horse to assist with health and wellbeing in a natural way, for others is about making the best of...

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Check your trailer before every journey
Safe Journey | How To & Tips

Many people travel their horses in trailers and horseboxes all the time, but it is a risky business and therefore it is important to get...

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An increasing number of leisure riders are now feeding balancers
Equine Therapy: Maximise your horse’s potential | Interviews

Just as athletes seek treatment after an injury, horses can benefit from regular therapy sessions to keep on top of any aches and pains. EQ...

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Any horse, whatever the weather, can benefit from receiving an electrolyte supplement
Beat the Heat | Vets & Healthcare

Going out for rides on long summer days are one of the best things about owning a horse, but getting bothered by flies, sunburn and...

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