Last chance to nominate your outstanding mare for Horse & Hound award

Founder broodmare of the Headmore Stud, Rubinsteena
The 2018 H&H outstanding mare award winner, Rubinsteena.

If you know of a mare who has made a significant contribution to British breeding, this is your last chance to nominate her for the 2019 Horse & Hound Outstanding Mare Award. This prestigious award will be presented at the British Breeders Awards dinner at London’s Leonardo Royal Hotel on Saturday, 11 January 2019. If […]

From bike lights for your pony to a misjudged foal rug — 9 horsey Christmas present fails

Much as we hate to admit it, not everyone always gets it right when it comes to Christmas presents, especially when it comes to well-meaning equestrian gifts from non-horsey friends and family. We round up some of the horsey Christmas present fails that would have us smiling through gritted teeth come Christmas morning…

We round up some of the horsey Christmas present fails that would have us smiling through gritted teeth come Christmas morning…

7 star dressage horses you probably hadn’t heard of 12 months ago

2019 has seen several equine stars emerging – here are seven big names that you may not even have heard of before the start of this year.

1. Sintano Van Hof Olympia This nine-year-old son of Sandro Hit has been with Gareth Hughes for some years, but it has been in 2019 that he has really made people sit up and take notice. The talented, bouncy bay, whom Gareth describes as an “out-and-out athlete”, caught the eye when beating Charlotte Dujardin and […]

Know an outstanding mare? Nominate her for this prestigious Horse & Hound award

Founder broodmare of the Headmore Stud, Rubinsteena
The 2018 H&H outstanding mare award winner, Rubinsteena.

The nominations open today for the 2019 Horse & Hound outstanding mare award, which will be presented at the British Horse Foundation Awards Dinner at London’s Leonardo Royal Hotel on Saturday, 11 January. If you know of a mare who has made a significant contribution to British breeding, whether she has excelled in sport herself, or […]