In this week’s Horse & Hound magazine, out on Thursday 1 February 2018, don’t miss our ‘Best of British’ special, including an interview with the King’s Troop’s Major Harry Wallace, we visit the Belvoir hunt kennels and more. Plus, we discover more about Daniel Crane’s job as a sporting artist and in ‘Vet clinic’ we look at hoof care. We also have reports from across the country, including racing from Cheltenham and Doncaster, plus showjumping, dressage and hunting action and much more.

What’s in Horse & Hound magazine: 1 February 2018

News

  • Top riders and trainers unite to beat the bullies
  • ‘Don’t break your vet’ owners are urged
  • Endurance organisers speak out on welfare
  • Tour aims to showcase the best British foals
  • Hunting Life: South Shropshire joint-master steps down, a 27-year-old pony makes his hunting debut and more
  • Dressage Life: Team trainer roles filled, Cambridgeshire is left with no affiliated venue and more

Best of British

  • H&H interview: The King’s Troop’s Major Harry Wallace
  • Access all areas: H&H visits the Belvoir hunt kennels
  • British teams: We discover what it is like behind the scenes when a rider hits the big time and competes for their nation
  • Start-ups: We talk to six British equestrian entrepreneurs about how they make it work

Features

  • Products: A selection of feeds and balancers  designed for performance horses and ponies
  • Nigel Peel: The joint-master and huntsman on a long life involved in the hunting world

Regulars

  • All in a day’s work: Sporting artist Daniel Crane
  • Property: Hertfordshire havens
  • Vet clinic: The causes, treatment and prevention for cracks in horses’ hooves
  • Hunt hero: Amateur whipper-in Benjamin Burton
  • Masterclass: Eventer Alex Bragg on using cavaletti
  • Goodnight: Tessa Waugh’s hunting diary, plus “the hunting whip”

Opinion

  • Letters, plus magazine editor’s comment
  • Hunting: John Holliday
  • Dressage: Pammy Hutton
  • Showjumping: Tim Price
  • Racing: Fergal O’Brien
  • Point-to-point: Darren Edwards

Reports

  • Hunting: The Newcastle and District Beagles
  • Dressage: Highlights
  • Showjumping: Addington Manor, Blue Barn plus international highlights
  • Racing: Cheltenham and Doncaster
  • Point-to-point: Cocklebarrow, Larkhill and Thorpe Lodge

Classified ads

  • Horses for sale

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