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Boots and leg care: a leg at each corner

The condition of our horse’s legs fully dictate what we can and cannot do. Made up of a complex structure of bones and joints, ligaments and tendons, muscles and connective tissue, protecting our horse’s legs is essential for the length and soundness of their career. Conformation is often the making or the breaking of a…

10 reasons that ponies rule over horses…

– Ponies provide the best canvas for fancy dress – A pony will be the first to bring itself in from the field for dinner – The unruly mane of a pony cries out for plaits – Anyone can vault on a pony from a standing start – You will learn to pay attention when feeding treats or fingers…

Meet the team: Matthew Flowers

When he’s not busying himself with his role as Fine & Country’s Equestrian specialist consultant, Matthew Flowers has a passion for dogs – in particular miniature dachshunds. Matthew has amassed a lovely pack over the years, which includes its fair share of champions! His red dog Alpheratz Ulises, photographed at Amsterdam last year, is now…

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Horses take centre stage

On Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd April 2017, the East Anglian Game and Country Fair will take place at the beautiful new venue of Euston Estate, by kind permission of The Duke and Duchess of Grafton. Euston Hall is steeped in history and provides a beautiful backdrop to the event as well as a more central location…

Celebrating 75 years at the Animal Health Trust

2017 is shaping up to be a very exciting year for the Animal Health Trust (AHT), the UK’s leading veterinary and scientific research charity, which celebrates its 75th Anniversary this year. The charity dedicated to the health and wellbeing of dogs, cats and horses may only cover 100 acres in Newmarket, but the impact of…

British Eventing returns to Horseheath

British Eventing returns to Cambridgeshire on 22nd and 23rd April 2017 on the dedicated BE course at Horseheath.  The Horseheath Horse Trials take place over two days and attracts around 500 competitors, from across the region and beyond, who come to compete in classes from BE80 (T) to BE100 in all three disciplines including Dressage, Showjumping…

Focus on Newmarket

Newmarket is known across the world for its connection to the sport of kings, a relationship steeped in history and still celebrated to this day.

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Focus on Essex

Essex is truly a county of striking contrasts and dramatic surprises. As well as being a very rural county, dotted with pretty villages and picturesque countryside, crammed full of historic gems, Essex has one of the longest coastlines of any county in England. The Essex coastline stretches for over 350 miles and is both rich…

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Focus on Norfolk

  The county of Norfolk offers a fantastic heritage, miles of unspoiled coastline, picturesque villages, historic market towns, and delightful seaside resorts. Norfolk is also synonymous with The Broads – a designated National Park. These unique waterways are a haven for rare birds and wildlife. Easy to navigate, they offer 125 miles of lock-free waterways….

Focus on Suffolk

Suffolk is quite simply a wonderful place to live. The county is undeniably pretty and has a great combination of glorious British countryside inland,  together with a heritage coastline that is deemed an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The Suffolk coastline is a stunning place to behold and has many attractions that make it a great…