In this week’s new-look Horse & Hound magazine, out on Thursday 16 March 2017, don’t miss our showing special  — packed full of interesting features including an interview with winning duo, Martin and Michaela Wood, we look at why home-producing is becoming more popular, plus we reveal judges’ pet hates. Plus, read about the eventing action that took place last weekend from Oasby and Tweseldown, racing from Sandown Park and much more.

What’s in the new-look Horse & Hound magazine: 16 March 2017

News

  • Ill fitting saddles are a “huge welfare issue”
  • Ingredient not approved for horses found in feed
  • British Horse Society exam structure to be overhauled
  • Breeding row over loss of rare Exmoor genes
  • Showjumping Life: A show raises impressive funds for charity, new opportunities fore retrained racehorses and more

Showing special

  • Martin and Michaela Wood: H&H talks to the father-daughter duo about this season’s goals
  • Home-producing: Why are amateur riders deciding to keep their show horses at home?
  • On the lead-rein: How to keep it fun for young jockeys without piling on the pressure
  • Access all areas: At home with Katy Marriott-Payne
  • Judges’ pet hates: Experts reveal the expensive mistakes riders commonly make in the ring

Features

  • Old and bold: The hardiest of hunting folk still going strong
  • Hunt swap: A Belvoir and Heythrop follower trade places
  • Pack of the week: Four Shires Bassetts

Regulars

  • The best of my fun…: David Doel
  • Property: Equestrian homes in Oxfordshire
  • Vet clinic: Hock fusion
  • Hunt hero: Paddy
  • Master it like…: Lynn Russell
  • H&H interview: Joss Hanbury
  • Inspirations: By Harvey Smith

Opinion

  • Letters: Your views
  • Editorial comment: Magazine editor Pippa Roome
  • Eventing: Harry Meade
  • Dressage: Carl Hester
  • Showjumping: Graham Fletcher
  • Point-to-point: Pauline Harkin

Reports

  • Eventing: Oasby, Tweseldown and highlights
  • Dressage: Myerscough Premier League and highlights
  • Sport horse breeding: News plus bloodlines
  • Showjumping: Arena UK Small Pony Premier, Hartpury, Ocala and international highlights
  • Racing: Sandown Park and bloodstock
  • Point-to-point: Hackwood Park, Whitfield and much more

Classified ads

  • Horses for sale

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