The unlikely incident took place on Wednesday morning in Tyne and Wear after high winds in the area
“I heard a splashing noise and looked down and saw his wee head struggling to stay above water close to the bank"
The owner of a building company took an 18hh Shire out, and described his day's hunting as an 'amazing experience'
Queenie's 77-year-old owner regularly takes her out, with her 75-year-old husband and his 26-year-old mare
Samson, who led the procession at Royal Ascot during his career with the police, will now be reunited with his old stablemate, Caesar, who retired last year
Coloured horses and ponies, Connemaras and miniatures are all involved
Colin Tizzard's stable stars are among the 39 on the Cheltenham Gold Cup entries list
The RSPCA and Redwings have stepped in after welfare concerns were raised
The eventing super stallion has left William Fox-Pitt's base for his retirement and will be standing at stud this year
Chiltern Equine Clinic has confirmed an outbreak in Chalfont St Giles in Buckinghamshire
Nick is in the running for the Laureus World Sport Awards, while Carl has been shortlisted for the Channel Islands Sports Awards.
Laura Barry was diagnosed with an aggressive form of cancer last year. A fundraising appeal for her treatment and rehabilitation has already topped £24,000
In today's issue of Horse & Hound magazine (12 January 2016), we reveal our 50 Greatest Horsemen Of All Time
The British Equestrian Federation wants participants' views on the future direction of the sport
Find out how best to book your tickets for this year's four-star
The 2016 Cheltenham Gold Cup victor and 2014/15 highest-rated National Hunt horse in the UK and Ireland will not race again following an injury setback
The new fixture features several firsts for point-to-pointing in the UK
The gelding suffered complications from colic shortly after an eye operation
Emma Massingale and ponies Hector and Hewie made huge progress as they travelled along the 61-mile route
The Jockey Club is hoping to secure “in excess of” £100 million for investment in British racing from the deal