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Love Island star lends horse sanctuary a helping hoof!

Redwings Horse Sanctuary welcomed Love Island’s Jonny Mitchell to the charity’s Ada Cole visitor centre in Essex. On the same day that the ITV2 programme won the Best Reality award at the 2018 television BAFTAs, former star Jonny Mitchell was joining in the festivities at rescue donkey Del Boy’s 16th birthday party at Redwings Ada…

Survey reveals horse owners are still struggling with worm control

Zoetis Inc. announced that results from the latest National Equine Health Survey (NEHS) show that some horse owners are still not up to speed with best worming practice. More than a third of survey respondents don’t carry out faecal worm egg counts (FWECs) at all, while of those that do only 25% do so at…

Famous riders support National Equine Health Survey

Whether you are an everyday rider or famous equestrian competitor the National Equine Health Survey (NEHS) matters. It’s a sure way to help you secure a healthy future for your best friend and that’s why medal winning riders such as Mary and Emily King and Yasmin Pinchen have signed up to support it. Mary King,…

Entries open for the 2018 SEIB Burghley Sponsored Ride

Entries are now open for the SEIB Insurance Brokers (SEIB) Burghley Sponsored Ride which will take place at the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials on Sunday 2nd September 2018.  This will be the 17th time the ride has been held on the final day of the world-famous horse trials in Burghley Park. For the first…

A celebratory start to the ARO Season

Tickets are selling well at Chelmsford City Racecourse, the venue for the opening meeting of the Arabian Racing Organisation (ARO) 2018 season, when Arabian racing gets back on track with a card that featuring races from seven furlongs to a mile and a quarter, which includes two maidens and five handicap stakes races. Entries indicate…

British Horse Society announces return of Ride Out UK Month

After a successful first year, which saw more than 1,000 riders take part in events throughout the country, the BHS has announced that its Ride Out UK Month will be returning for May 2018. Throughout the month, the BHS, its committees, BHS Affiliated Equestrian Access Groups and Approved Centres will be hosting events all in…

ROYAL WINDSOR HORSE SHOW CELEBRATES DIAMOND YEAR WITH A LOOK BACK

CHI Royal Windsor Horse Show returns to the private grounds of Windsor Castle on the 9-13 May 2018, to celebrate its Diamond year, bringing a special twist to the showground to mark the occasion. Originally set up in 1943 to support ‘Wings for Victory’, a wartime campaign to raise money to purchase Hurricanes and Spitfires…

New arrival marks the start of Spring

Spring has officially sprung at Writtle University College! The campus has been brought to life in recent weeks with the arrival of daffodils, lambs and now the first foal of the season. The filly, by Cevin Z, was born on Wednesday 21 March and is the first to arrive at the brand new Lordships Stud facility,…