Breeding for the show ring *H&H Plus*

Alex Robinson asks if show horses are ever bred specifically for the job, or if they are strategically given new career paths after another one has failed

South Suffolk Show 08.05.16
Hunter Championship line up

Alex Robinson asks if show horses are ever bred specifically for the job, or if they are strategically given new career paths after another one has failed

H&H Hero to Hero: Scott Brash and Nick Skelton *H&H Plus*

Scott Brash grew up watching Nick Skelton and went on to win team gold alongside his hero at London 2012. In this article, first published in Horse & Hound‘s 135th anniversary issue, Scott grabs a moment with the reigning Olympic champion to chat through some of life’s biggest questions…

Nick Skelton and Scott Brash interview april 2019

Scott: Your book Only Falls and Horses was a big inspiration to me growing up and made me realise that showjumping was what I wanted to do. Who inspired you growing up? As told to Steven Wilde and Jennifer Donald You may also be interested in…

Life lessons: show producer Kirstine Douglas *H&H Plus*

Kirstine is a leading showing figure who is based in Dumfriesshire, Scotland. She has been producing horses and ponies for just under 30 years and over that time she has won accolades at all major shows, including championships at Horse of the Year Show and the Royal International. She is also a British Horse Society (BHS) accredited trainer.

The Scottish show producer on life-changing advice, wonky back numbers and how she was nearly destined for life as a farrier

Ways to manage your horses during the coronavirus pandemic *H&H Plus*

As many owners are making significant adjustments to their horse’s spring routines in response to the coronavirus pandemic, we’ve put some frequently asked healthcare questions to a panel of experts to help you decide what is best for your horse…

EH2TYE A young woman leading a Thoroughbred horse in hand

Avoiding hasty decisions can head off equine health issues during the Covid-19 pandemic, says Andrea Oakes