Stocking Fillers: Under £10

PolyPads Tail Rappa

A quick and easy-to-fittail guard with elasticated Velcro straps, ensuring your horse’s tail stays in place during the journey.

Costs around £10. Contact (tel: 01284 850511) or visit

Rubber-covered spurs

Kick-start your 2003 competition season with a pair of rubber-covered spurs from Eldonian. Available in Prince of Wales and Ball End styles in men or ladies sizes.

Costs around £10. Contact E Jeffries and Sons (tel: 01922 642222)

Waterproof over shoes

Ideal for competition riders. Best boots are protected while walking around muddy show grounds. Available in three sizes.

Costs around £8.50. Contact Derby House (tel: 01257 462228) or visit

Musto Snug Hat

Made from Polartecr Classic 200 fleece, this classic winter hat is available in a range of colours. An ideal present for anyone who regularly spends time outside during the winter.

Costs around £10. Contact Arena Leisure (UK) Ltd (tel: 08701 266 766) or visit

Weatherbeeta Bridle Bag

This smart tartan bridle bag protects your clean bridle from dust .

Costs around £9. Contact Jet Set Direct at

Paws throw

This cosy brown and cream reversible blanket has a bold paw print pattern so your dog can stay warm while your furniture is protected from real paw prints. Available in two sizes.

Costs from £9. Contact the NCDL on (tel: 0870 606 6324) or order online

Ride a winner by Karen Bush.

A Pony Club book written to help the novice competitor increase their knowledge and develop skills to improve performance in and out of the ring.

Costs around £5. Available via telephone (tel: 02476 698300) or via the Pony Club website:

Canine calendars

Enjoy images of your favourite dog breed throughout 2002 with the National Canine Defence League’s wide range of calendars and diaries.

Costs start at around £4 for a mini calendar, £8 for month-to-a-view calendar and £9 for a spiral bound diary. Contact the NCDL on (tel: 0870 606 6324) or order online at

Lincoln Treat Bag

Contains two packs of Horse Bix, sponge, hoof pick, mane comb and face brush.

Costs around £5.50. Contact Frogpool Manor (tel: 020 8302 1399) or visit

Pretty Ponies Buttonholes

Pretty Ponies does a range of three-tier buttonholes, an ideal extra little present for any showing enthusiast.

Costs around £5. Contact Pretty Ponies (tel: 01254 822044) or visit