Chocolate Lovers Gift Box
The House of Bruar has a number of hampers and gift boxes available including one dedicated to chocoholics. Ideal for anyone with a sweet tooth, it features the company’s own milk chocolate truffles and a plain chocolate bar, Chocca Mocca luxury drinking chocolate, Isabellas chocolate spread, and a Shortbread House chocolate chip shortbread drum. Costs £29.95 plus £4.95 delivery to anywhere in the UK.
BaseLayer Cold Leggings
This practical present is sure to find favour with anyone who spends time outside this winter. The BaseLayer Cold Leggings from Canterbury of New Zealand have thermal properties and can be worn under breeches to help maintain your ideal body temperature during cold winter days. They are close fitting and have flat seams to avoid rubbing or discomfort when in the saddle. They are available in black or white, in sizes XS – XXXL and cost from £35.
Milton, The Millionaire and Simply The Best DVDs
Milton remains an icon of British show jumping and Equestrian Vision is bringing together the two of the most popular Milton videos ever in this double DVD set for Christmas 2006. Milton The Millionaire is a tribute to the greatest horse ever seen in the sport of show jumping, while Simply The Best reviews the show jumping tour with the brilliant John Whittaker and Geoff Billington. Costs £14.99 plus special delivery charges.
If you know someone who wants to stand out from the crown then a Browbangles Browband from Derbyhouse will be at the top of their Christmas list. The browband can be personalised with the letters of your choice to spell their horse’s name. Personalised collars for dogs and cats are also available. Prices start from £8 for pet collars with browbands for £10, plus express delivery charges.
Stretch & Flex Training Wraps
Help someone to stand out from the crowd this Christmas with these limited edition Stretch & Flex Training Wraps in black with white trim from Equilibrium. Made from breathable Stomatex, they allowing the horse to move freely without restriction, while fitting snugly around the leg to offer support and protection. They feature a strap around the fetlock for extra support, which also prevents dirt from working its way up the boot. They are ideal for young horses, big moving horses, those recovering from injury and accident prone equines. Cost £48.99 from Frogpool Manor.
Mrs Pastures Cookies
Mrs Pastures Cookies will make a great stocking filler for your horse this Christmas. The cookies are made from natural ingredients including apples, molasses, oats, wheat bran, rolled barley and water and are available in a 8oz bag or 35oz jar to cater for all appetites. The bag costs £2.98, while the jar is £11.95.
Bling’s the thing
Nytack are also catering for the “bling” brigade this Christmas with saddle pads available with a choice of sparkling designs including stars, swirls, hearts, horseshoes and a prancing horse. A courier service is available for last minute presents to ensure you get your goodies in time for Christmas. Pony saddle cloths with your choice of bling design cost £20.25, plus delivery.
Flying changes with Richard Davison DVD
Ideal for any dressage, show jumping or event rider, this DVD unravels the mystery behind teaching horses the flying change. Triple Olympian, Richard Davison, carefully explains and demonstrates how you build towards and perfect the flying change in an easy to understand, step-by-step method. Costs £19.99 plus special delivery charges.