Hounds on the flags: all you need to know about hound shows *H&H Plus*

The hound showing season is underway; Alastair Jackson explains the process that culminates at the Festival of Hunting in July

Festival of Hunting hound show at Peterborough

ANYONE who has attended Peterborough Royal Foxhound Show will have memories of seeing the judges weighing-up hounds. Apart from the sense of occasion created by this greatest of all hound shows, there is the impression of the hounds themselves. The aristocrats of their breed, standing like statues, held in the thrall of their huntsman; then […]

Charlotte Dujardin introduces new superstars at Wellington Riding Premier League *H&H Plus*

With a massive grand prix class and fierce competition for para Olympic spots, Wellington Riding showcased British dressage at its finest

Charlotte Dujardin riding Florentina
Charlotte Dujardin riding Florentina into second place behind Gio in the grand prix.

Wellington Riding Premier League was without doubt Charlotte Dujardin’s show. She achieved seven wins and no scores under 74%. In the grand prix, Gio (Pumpkin), the horse she owns with Renee Hart, delivered a creditable 79.47% to win. The 10-year-old Apache gelding appears so confident in the ring, it’s hard to believe this was only […]