Can a competition horse live in the field full-time? Martha Terry looks at the evidence for 24/7 grass management and assesses the pros and cons
Scientists reveal that horses take each other at face value when exchanging looks across the yard, says Andrea Oakes
In her book ‘Modern Horse Management’, showing supremo Katie Jerram looks at how to get the perfect plaits to suit your horse
Do we always listen to what our horses are trying to tell us? A new study is linking facial expressions with the presence of musculoskeletal pain, explains Dr Sue Dyson
Find out how to prevent your horse from becoming dehydrated, and the signs to look out for
Autumn is approaching and owners all over the UK are beginning to bring their horses into their stables at night. It’s that time of the year when you need to order more bedding, but which bedding do you choose? And why…? In our national BEDMAX Equine Health survey carried out…
Come December when it's pouring with rain or we're breaking the ice on the trough, these things will be the least of our worries. But right now, here are a few summer hardships we're struggling with...
There are a range of troublesome flying insects for horse owners to look out for this summer. Take a look at our useful advice on what to do if your horse is bitten
Horse & Hound meets one owner whose horse is suffering from sweet itch — and finds out how she is managing the problem
Horse & Hound meets one owner whose 14.3hh all-rounder suffers from photosensitivity — and finds out how she is managing the problem
As much as we look forward to the long evenings and warmer weather, summer can have its downsides too — especially if your horse or pony suffers from laminitis
We might be excited about the prospect of some sun — but with it comes the pesky flies. So we asked Horse & Hound readers to reveal their handy tips for keeping flies at bay. Start stocking up...
We all know about applying sun cream to our skin to avoid burning and skin damage — but how often do you remember your horse?
Dry conditions can create firm going underfoot, meaning hard times for competition horses. Dr Liz Barr offers advice for surviving the season and beyond
Dressage rider and self-confessed "control freak" Sarah Millis shows H&H readers how to produce plaits which will wow the judges
Enjoy the sunshine but beware of sunburn — reduce your horse’s exposure to damaging UV rays this summer, with advice from Dr Philip Ivens
Can you future-proof your horse's health? Andrea Oakes asks veterinary experts for their advice
At last we are able to enjoy some warm weather — but that means horse owners need to be prepared for the flies, sunburn and hard ground that are the inevitable result, so here are H&H's summer tips to help you and your horse keep your cool
Dust levels in some stables and indoor schools are worryingly high, and is it really possible to calm stressy types? Peter Green MRCVS outlines the latest in veterinary research
When lying by a pool is not on the agenda, H&H finds out how to get through a hot spell with your horse this summer