In this week’s Horse & Hound magazine, out on Thursday 15 March 2018, don’t miss our showing special issue, including features on how to get to HOYS, spotting a future star, which bits are suitable for the show ring and much more. Plus read this week’s ‘Vet clinic’ on how racehorse Edwulf made his remarkable comeback after collapsing and read our feature on hunting in bad weather and how to decide if it is safe. We also have the first reports from the eventing season from Tweseldown, Poplar Park and Oasby, plus much more.

What’s in Horse & Hound magazine: 15 March 2018


  • Business rates the ‘biggest threat to equestrianism’
  • How British competitors will fund their trips to this year’s WEG
  • The horse welfare crisis roars on
  • How Suffolk stallions are helping save their breed
  • Sport Horse Life: Top sires die, plus a royal visit

Showing special

  • Get to HOYS: Expert advice on how to qualify for the big one
  • Cadlanvalley Stud: At home with the leading Welsh pony breeders
  • Raw talent: How to spot your next star at a bargain bucket price
  • Tack fads: What bits are suitable for the show ring?
  • Fun quiz: Find out your showing type


  • Unique jumpers: Cian O’Connor’s Clenur and others with a style all of their own
  • Hunting in bad weather: How to decide whether it’s safe to hunt
  • Hunt hero: South Shropshire’s Diana Thomas


  • All in a day’s work: Stud groom Mark Slater
  • Property: Equestrian homes for sale in Cheshire
  • Vet clinic: How Edwulf returned to racing after his dramatic racecourse collapse
  • Horse hero: Grand prix dressage horse Rubin Al Asad
  • Masterclass: Eventer Sarah Bullimore’s exercises for balance and rhythem
  • H&H interview: Rio Olympic eventing bronze medallist Phillip Dutton
  • Goodnight: Columnist Tessa Waugh’s hunting diary


  • Letters page, plus 100 horseworld clichés
  • Eventing: Harry Meade
  • Dressage: Anna Ross
  • Showjumping: Eleni Murphy
  • Racing: Fergal O’Brien
  • Point-to-point: Darren Edwards


  • Eventing: Tweseldown, Poplar Park and Oasby
  • Hunting: Pembrokeshire
  • Dressage: Summerhouse plus highlights
  • Showjumping: Hartpury, Bury Farm, plus international highlights
  • Racing: Sandown Park
  • Point-to-point: Hackwood Park, Didmarton, Kingston Blount and Charlton Horethorne

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