Horse Care & Equipment

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Going in the Right Direction

How many times do you get to a show, the first round goes well, you’re in the jump off and you and your horse has an argument about which way to turn! Kim Barzilay of Kimba Stud offers advice on getting it right at a show. Watch the video…
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Breathability is Best

When considering leg protection for our horses, most horse owners are now aware that the ‘modern’ horse boot should be breathable but do we really understand the importance of choosing a breathable boot for our horses? Firstly we must…
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The Essential Guide to Choosing the Perfect Fly Mask for Your Horse

Choosing the Best Fly Mask for Your Horse With different styles, colours and varying levels of protection now available, finding the perfect fly mask for your horse is no longer an easy task. For many horse owners the confusion results…
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Dealing with competition nerves - Alice Goring

Competing a tiny 14.3hh horse at Intermediate / 2* level and without fail always being on the smallest horse in the warmup arena, does mean that I am often referred to as “fearless”, “brave” (or slightly mad!!) But the truth of the matter…
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Training with Becky Moody - Stepping Sideways

International Dressage Rider Becky Moody shares a simple schooling exercise that’s suitable for all levels. Watch the video below I call this exercise ‘Leg Yield – Head on the Boards’. This is a great exercise to teach inexperienced…
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Training with Ben Hobday - Balancing Act

International event rider, Ben Hobday, talks us through a useful training exercise that riders of all levels can use. Watch the video below. Balancing Act When jumping a full course of show jumps, keeping a horse in balance in the correct…
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A simple training aid to improve your riding seat - Symmetry Straps

So, what is 'the correct seat'? International rider, trainer and FEI judge, Judy Harvey explains, "The rider's seat remaining in balance over the centre of gravity is critical in effective horsemanship. To achieve this, the rider's leg…
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Simple Solutions with simplyirresistible

Simplyirresisitible - more than just a Feed-Topping Suitable for all horses and ponies for a variety of uses, simplyirresistible is a natural blend of tasty vegetables and delicious fruits, rich in antioxidants with added probiotics to support…
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Tri-Zone Boot Testing Methods

 Tri-Zone Boots - Tested to the Limits Boots are safety equipment As riders, we protect our most vital areas (head and torso) with riding hats, body protectors and more recently air jackets. Rider protective equipment is subjected to extensive…
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A week with elite Australian dressage rider, Brett Parbery

Equilibrium sponsored rider, Brett Parbery spoke to Adam Fawcett at Oz Dressage and shared his tips on getting to the top.  Part One of this honest and insightful interview can be found by following the link. Adam says, "Most amateur dressage…