Horse Care

Welcome to the home of Horse & Hound’s horse care content online. This section of the website includes expert veterinary advice, general horse care tips, advice on feeding your horse, plus tips for buying and selling and the latest breeding news and advice.

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7 beautiful bays for sale this week

Take a look at our pick of bays for sale this week — from a versatile hunter to a dressage pony with plenty of potential

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5 facts about pedal bone fractures [H&H VIP]

Fractures of the pedal bone are fairly common and can occur in horses and ponies of all ages, types and breeds. Karen Coumbe MRCVS gets the facts straight

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How to buy an eventer: what to look for

Eventing is often deemed to be the ultimate test of horse and rider, but with so much to ask, what do top riders prioritise when they're looking to buy an…

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When to bring your horse in at night

If he lives out 24/7 in summer, but is stabled at night during winter, you’ll be deliberating at what point to bring your horse in