Rider Interview – Lara Edwards

Lara Edwards and Felix representing Great Britain.

This month we catch up with Alltech brand ambassador, Lara Edwards, where she talks about her current team of top horses, her passion for breeding and her hopes for the future, all of which she juggles with bringing up her young family. Tell us about your yard set-up and your current horse line-up. At the moment I am based at my parent’s yard which is half shared with my brother and his family and my horses. We have our own separate areas and grooms. My two top horses are, Jazzed…

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Essentials: Hi-Vis for Horse and Rider Safety

Essentials: Hi-Vis for Horse and Rider Safety Here we take a look at Hi-Vis for horse and rider. Wearing ‘Hi-Vis’ (or hi-viz depending on your preference) gear is essential no matter what the season, this is why we choose to publish a selection of product features throughout the year. Weather, daylight and lack-there-of can cause difficulty for motorists and other road users to see you and your horse. With the vast array of products available there is no excuse why you should not be wearing at least two items of…

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Systematic Training – The Key to Success

Systematic training usually involves sticking with the same trainer. Photo Credit Iain B Photography

Systematic Training Feature with Harriet Morris-Baumber On winning Badminton 2019, Piggy French was quoted as saying: “This shows that if you have a system and work hard, dreams can come true.” This is a philosophy that event rider and trainer, Harriet Morris-Baumber, not only lives by herself but also instils in her clients. “Systematic training, hard work and consistency are the foundations for any successful partnership and once a training programme is developed, it must be given time pay off.” said Harriet. What is Systematic Training? Systematic training usually involves…

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Trimming Tips: Making It Easy for You and Your Horse

Clipping and Trimming

Clipping provides the perfect bonding time between you and your horse. However, if you do not do it right, it will not be a bad experience for both the both of you. Follow the guidelines below to make clipping easy and fun for you and your horse. Prepare the clippers Horse clipping requires two clippers. The first one is a large shearing clipper to use on large areas of clipping such as the back. The second one is a small clipper to use on sensitive areas such as the face.…

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Winter Horse Riding Jackets Feature AW19

winter horse riding jackets

Winter Horse Riding Jackets Are you ready for winter? Here’s a run down of winter horse riding jackets (AW19) for equestrians in, and out, of the saddle. Naturally, we’ve placed an emphasis on riding jackets that are waterproof, however, we have also included a few that aren’t, all of which we feel are still worth highlighting. Children’s Harry Hall Hartland Jacket Waterproof. From £29.49 Visit Amazon Covalliero Carla Jacket Waterproof. Priced around £78.00 Visit Zebraproducts Dublin Taurus Jacket Waterproof. Priced at £67.49 Visit VioVet Charlotte Dujardin Reflective Mercury Jacket Waterproof. Priced at £110.00 Visit Equisafety Covalliero Amina Coat…

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Finding the Perfect Rug

Bucas - Atlantic Turnout Rug

SPONSORED BY BUCAS AND ZEBRA PRODUCTS     With Winter well on the way, this month the team at Bucas offer expert advice on rugging up. Rugging Up for Winter Whatever the season, the weather remains unpredictable, so it is important to have a variety of rugs covering light, medium and heavyweight, to ensure your horse is fully protected. The filling of the rug will be shown in grams, ranging from lightweight with no filling to heavyweight rugs with 400g of filling. It is crucial your horse maintains the correct…

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WIN Uvex Gloves – Premium Member Giveaway

win uvex gloves premium member everything horse

WIN Uvex Gloves – Premium Member Giveaway As a Premium Member of Everything Horse, here’s your chance to win Uvex Gloves. One lucky winner will receive a pair of Ventraxion riding gloves from Uvex. The gloves are an innovative design that perfectly adapts itself to the rider’s hand, thanks to a cut specifically developed by Uvex and the new soft-touch material. Being multidimensional, the gloves benefit from a flexible fit while being breathable and extremely well-ventilated. The soft-touch material used in the contact areas of the glove provides the rider’s…

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Exercises for an Ex-Racehorse

Exercises for an Ex-Racehorse

Exercises for an Ex-Racehorse with Victoria Bax Courtesy of Aloeride, the natural, organic aloe vera supplement for horses, we spoke to Victoria Bax, a professional event rider who specialises in producing ex-racehorses for eventing to ask Victoria which exercises she recommends. First Things First After buying an ex-racer, I tend to turn them away and give them a period of time off work in order to relax and be a horse. I do this because many have skipped that crucial period due to their training starting early on in their…

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Which Horse Clippers?

Which Horse Clippers

Which Horse Clippers Should I Buy? Are you looking to invest in a set of horse clippers? Are you asking yourself, and your friends “which horse clippers should I buy?” It’s a question that ought to be thought through, not only because of the hefty price tag but to discover which would be most suitable for purpose, and/or requirement. You may be looking to purchase a pair of battery-operated clippers due to a lack of power supply at the stable yard, therefore a wireless pair would suit. Or, perhaps, you…

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Equi-Spa Product Review

Equi-Spa product review

This month Everything Horse and sponsored rider, Steph Gumn, were given the chance to trial a selection of products from Equi-Spa, a US-based company delivering non-toxic grooming products to the equestrian industry. The Fairy-Tails trio includes a lotion, spray, and oil which can be bought separately, but in our opinion would make a perfect trio of gifts for any horse lover. We also trialed ‘The Balm’, another item from the range of Equi-Spa products. Equi-Spa Balm About the Product The Equi-Spa Balm helps moisturize and soften dry, irritated skin allowing…

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WIN a pair of Orion Field Boots and a pair of socks from EGO7

WIN - EGO7 Orion Field Boots

Win a pair of Orion Field Boots and a pair of socks from EGO7 with Everything Horse and Pegasus Products One lucky winner will receive the Orion Field Boots and a pair of socks from EGO7 thanks to Pegasus Products! To enter our giveaway, simply click the Facebook post below and follow instructions. The EGO7 Orion Field Boot The new EGO7 Orion Field Boot is superbly styled and designed with the latest technology and innovation. The boot combines all EGO7 footwear’s pioneering features for a modern profile and top Italian design.…

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Elite Equine Supplements Review

Elite Equine Supplements Product ReviewPRODUCT REVIEW

Elite Equine Supplements Review The Rosehip Company launched a brand new product into the UK’s equine market during July 2019, namely: Elite Equine Supplements, a 100% organic Rosehip supplement for horses. Rosehip, known for many decades to be advantageous to human health, has now been proven to offer benefits to the horse’s health and immune system too. Elite Equine is a 100% natural supplement for horses, designed to support all-round good health, a healthy immune system and healthy joints and suppleness. Made solely from the powder extracted from the Rosa…

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