In this week’s Horse & Hound magazine, out on Thursday 1 June 2017, don’t miss our ‘Mini marvels’ special issue including a feature on keeping ponies in shape, our ‘Horse hero’ on cover star Thistledown Van Der Vaart and more. Plus, read our features on summer management including surviving heatwaves, products and show tips. We also have reports from eventing action in Saumur, all the news from the Riding Club Festival of the Horse Championships and more.

What’s in Horse & Hound magazine: 1 June 2017

News

  • H&H Championships: The inaugural event runs at Keysoe
  • Hickstead organisers speak out about the latest FEI U-turn
  • Hunting and the election: Countering the antis’ strategy
  • Helicopter horror: Shocking statistics on horse and rider deaths and injury
  • Eventing Life: Luhmühlen entries, plus Brit moves to Ireland

Mini marvels

  • Horse Hero: Thistledown Van Der Vaart
  • Scope over size: The tiny horses who jump huge fences
  • Fitness for small ponies: Keeping little ones in shape when jockeys are at school

Summer management

  • Surviving a heatwave: How to help horses in the hot weather
  • On the road with groom Sharon Mepham
  • Seasonal ailments: advice for dealing with issues
  • Products: Must-have supplements, clothing and more

Features

  • Bramham preview: Course changes and who to watch
  • Derby and Oaks preview ahead of Epsom
  • Puppy walking: Fun and frolics with young hounds

Regulars

  • Best of my fun… Daniel Watson
  • Property: Land and yards for sale — create your perfect set-up
  • Vet clinic: How dusty are indoor schools and stables?
  • H&H interview: Woodlander Stud’s Carsten Sandrock
  • Masterclass: Laura Collett
  • My inspiration: By Paul Tapner

Opinion

  • Letters, plus magazine editor’s comment
  • Eventing: Mark Todd
  • Dressage: Anna Ross
  • Showjumping: Nick Skelton
  • Showing: Katie Jerram

Reports

  • Eventing: Saumur, Houghton and more
  • Dressage: Vale View, Wellington and highlights
  • Showjumping: Herts County, Wales and West and more
  • Showing: Devon County, Fife County and more
  • Point-to-point: Sedgefield, Kingston Blount and more
  • Riding Club: Festival of the Horse Championships

Classified ads

  • Horses for sale

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