Sam Hutton “Our Man from Surrey”

Sam Hutton Show Jumper
Walton-on-Thames born and bred, Sam Hutton, is one of Britain’s most successful young riders who has been based in Belgium for the past few years. He is currently based with top Egyptian rider Abdel Said (AS Sport horses) and is now a regular member of British Nations Cup squads. Over the coming months Sam will be sharing news and stories as he follows the summer showjumping circuit across Europe. Read more

Feeding the ex-racehorse

Dodson & Horrell feeding the ex-racehorse
In addition to being one of the oldest domestic horse breeds in the world, thoroughbreds are also one of the most versatile. After a full career in racing, many individuals transition very successfully into other disciplines. Some become top level eventers and showjumpers, some go on to play polo or horseball, and some become very content pasture companions. Nutrition is a particulalry important management consideration when planning for your ex-racehorse’s new lifestyle. Here Dodson & Horrell Veterinarian and Performance Horse Nutritionist, Dr Courtney Miller BS BVetMed MRCVS explains what to consider when feeding the ex-racehorse. Read more