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Flu and Strangles are easily spread at events so ensure your horse is vaccinated Preventative Healthcare

Protecting your horse from becoming ill or injured is most owners top priority and fortunately, ther...

Use your hands to calculate your horse's fat score Changing Seasons

Sarah Kearney BSc (Hons), Nutritional Advisor at Dodson & Horrell, talks us through tailoring yo...

The end result can be extremely rewarding Making the right choice

Many people dream of breeding their very own horse, but with so much at stake, the decision shouldnâ...

Your first aid kit should be fully stocked and expiry dates need regular checking At The Ready

Knowing basic first aid and having a well stocked kit can make all the difference in an emergency si...

When living in company, horses benefit from mutual grooming Let It Shine

As the horse’s largest organ, the skin is a great indicator for overall health, and maintaining a ...

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Choosing the right feed will mean clean buckets!
Reading A Feedbag | Masterclass, Clinics & Demo’s

With eye catching packaging featuring beautiful horses, it is easy to choose a feed based on looks alone, but do we really know what is...

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Spring grass is much higher in calories so weight should be monitored
Upgrade your grass | Vets & Healthcare

Getting the best from your grazing takes time, effort and most importantly a plan. With spring on the way, there is still plenty of time...

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Ad-lib forage provides a central heating effect
Choosing a Winter Ration | Vets & Healthcare

Pauline Smith, Senior Nutritional Advisor at Dodson & Horrell, tells us how to tailor our horses feeding regime to preserve condition throughout the winter months,...

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As day length changes, so will grass intake
Time To Prepare | Vets & Healthcare

Dr Tom Shurlock of British Horse Feeds discusses how to support your horse and keep him in the best condition through the transition from summer...

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It is vital to have a well-stocked first aid kit on the yard
First Aid Essentials | Vets & Healthcare

Knowing what to do when your horse becomes ill or injured is very important for any owner, so EQ Life talked to Lucy Grieve from...

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