Britain top again on final day of JYSK FEI European Para-Dressage Championships.

ECCO FEI EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS 2013, Herning, Denmark

Final day of JYSK FEI European Para-Dressage Championships sees Britain top again

By Rob Howell

Great Britain was once again the main winner on the final day of the JYSK FEI European Para-Dressage Championships in Herning (DEN) today.

British riders took three gold and two silver medals across the five Grades in the individual Freestyle competition.

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Captain Mark Phillips previews the 2013 Burghley Horse Trials.

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Captain Mark Phillips previews on video 2013 Burghley Horse Trials

Cross Country Course Designer Captain Mark Phillips and Event Director Elizabeth Inman give their thoughts on The Land Rover Burghley Horse Trial 2013. From defending champion, Andrew Nicholson’s chances – to how riders like William Fox-Pitt, Jock Padget, Pippa Funnell and Oliver Townend will tackle the testing new Cross Country course.

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Dujardin makes it individual double gold with fabulous Freestyle victory

ECCO FEI EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS 2013 Herning, Denmark

 

Dujardin makes it individual double gold with fabulous Freestyle victory

By Louise Parkes

Olympic double gold medallists, Charlotte Dujardin and the wonderful gelding Valegro, produced another magical performance to win Freestyle gold at the Blue Hors FEI European Dressage Championships 2013 in Herning, Denmark today (25th August 2013). It has been quite a week for the 28-year-old rider who began by breaking the world record Grand Prix score to help the British to team bronze on Thursday, before coming out the following day to clinch the individual Grand Prix Special title.

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Great Britain dominant as four medals decided.

ECCO FEI EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS 2013, Herning, Denmark

 

Great Britain dominant as four medals decided at JYSK FEI European Para-Dressage Championships in Herning

By Rob Howell

Great Britain were in winning mode on day four of the JYSK FEI European Para-Dressage Championships in Herning (DEN) today (24 August 2013), winning three of the four gold medals that were up for grabs in the individual and team competition.

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World Horse Welfare horse Digger is the biggest!

Digger the famous Clydesdale, the biggest horse that World Horse Welfare has ever cared for, close to Europe’s largest horse he stands at an enormous 19.1hh – and he is still growing!

The 10-year-old Clydesdale came into the charity’s care because he was suffering due to his size – he was growing so fast and at such a young age, that problems started to occur with the joints in his hind legs.

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Keeping Your Horse or Pony Calm on Bonfire Night

Bonfire night and the surrounding period can be a cause for concern for horse owners. Finding out any information about displays in your area is the best way to plan ahead, so you know when the majority of the fireworks are going to be let off.  You will need to decide whether your horse is going to be stabled for the night or left in the field.  It is recommended that your horse stays in its usual routine to prevent further stress, however if you know your horse Read more