The genetic palette: The science behind coloured horses’ coats *H&H Plus*

Coloured coats tend to be associated with heavy breeding and limited competitive ability – but are the patches allied to certain athletic traits or is it mere pigmentation? Andrea Oakes looks at the science

BF2898 Lewitzer Horse (Equus caballus). Herd of mares with foals running towards the camera.

Coloured coats tend to be associated with heavy breeding and limited competitive ability – but are the patches allied to certain athletic traits or is it mere pigmentation? Andrea Oakes looks at the science

Taming the tiny tyrant: 7 common problems with naughty ponies and how to solve them *H&H Plus*

Quick-thinking, intelligent or downright delinquent, ponies have all manner of tricks in their armoury. Andrea Oakes checks out seven common problems and how to solve them

Naughty ponies pony problems

Quick-thinking, intelligent or downright delinquent, ponies have all manner of tricks in their armoury. Andrea Oakes checks out seven common problems and how to solve them