Wathba Stallions Cup Series Returns to the UK for 2020

Wathba Stallions Cup 2019 (C) Debbie Burt

Wathba Stallions Cup Series Returns to the UK for 2020 The Arabian Racing Organisation (ARO) announced today that the Wathba Stallions Cup series will once again be an integral part of the UK Arabian racing calendar for 2020. The series supports grassroots Arabian racing as part of the HH Sheikh Mansoor Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing Festival and is a popular addition to the programme worldwide. The five UK Wathba Stallions Cup races will be held from September through November at Wolverhampton and Chelmsford City racecourses. The HH Sheikh Mansoor…

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Preventing Horse Injuries in The Field

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Preventing Horse Injuries in The Field Preventing horse injuries in the field can seem like an impossible task for an owner. With injuries after spending time in the field being the most prevalent in horses, it’s no wonder some owners are apprehensive to turn their horse’s out. However, with endless benefits of turnout for horse health, taking steps to prevent injury during turnout is a more sustainable and healthy strategy to implement into your horse’s routine. But, what are the steps we should be taking toward preventing injuries in the…

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Equi-Trek Sponsor William Whitaker

Equi-Trek Sponsor William Whitaker

Equi-Trek Sponsor William Whitaker Horsebox and trailer manufacturer, Equi-Trek has welcomed leading international showjumper, William Whitaker to their team of sponsored riders. William grew up as part of the famous Whitaker showjumping dynasty and joins his uncle as a fellow Equi-Trek ambassador. Known throughout the world for his stylish riding and skills as a producer of world-class showjumpers, William has taken delivery of an Equi-Trek Explorer, which is designed with the professional rider in mind. The Explorer provides William with the perfect lorry to transport his team in comfort around…

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Remus Horse Sanctuary Fun Day, September 6

Remus Horse Sanctuary Fun Day September 2020

Remus Horse Sanctuary Fun Day Set to Open Doors for First Time Since Pandemic Lockdown Remus Horse Sanctuary Fun Day will see the gates opening to the public for the first time this year on Sunday 6 September, after months of hardship. The pandemic had a significant impact of the charity, with staffing availability and fundraising severely affected. Nonetheless, the charity is set to celebrate pushing through the hard times as visitors, members and supporters are invited once again to come and meet the 200+ animals in the first open…

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Equine-Assisted Therapy for Children Reinforced by Research

Cherith Wilson investigates benefits of equine assisted therapy for children

Equine-Assisted Therapy for Children Reinforced following Research Conducted by Hartpury Postgraduate Research Project > Benefits of equine-assisted therapy and learning using children and young adults reinforced > Findings report children age six to 19 were calmer and more confident A Hartpury University postgraduate research project carried out jointly with Sirona Therapeutic Horsemanship (STH) has underlined the benefits of equine-assisted therapy and learning on children and young adults. MSc Equine Science student Cherith Wilson collaborated on the new study with Devon-based STH to determine the impact of its Equine Assisted Therapy and Learning (EAT/L) programmes and to help inform industry practice. The EAT/L programmes at STH, one of a number of programmes offered by the charity, are undertaken by young people aged from six…

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