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.

Clipping

Masterclass: how to clip a horse [VIDEO]

If clipping is next up on your autumn to-do list, take a look at this video of Mary King and her former groom Jodie Summers clipping out Kings Temptress for…

Patting horse

How does stress affect our horses? [H&H VIP]

Research into the way our horses think and behave has the potential to enhance welfare and performance. Gemma Pearson MRCVS explains how the latest findings about stress are relevant to…

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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