In this week’s Horse & Hound magazine, out on Thursday 23 February 2017, don’t miss our Show Guide issue, packed full of features including ‘Access all areas’ with dressage rider Lara Griffith, what makes the perfect coach and much more — plus your ultimate list of show dates for 2017. We also have ‘Master it with’ from Tina Fletcher, hunting features and in ‘Vet clinic’ this week we look at the equine liver.  Also, find out how Cue Card won so impressively at Ascot, plus international showjumping action, point-to-pointing, the Melton Hunt Club ride and more.

What’s in Horse & Hound magazine: 23 February 2017

News

  • Strides forward in improving eventing safety
  • Equine Pathway lost but other options available
  • Event Rider Masters team takes over Barbury
  • Showing Life: Outstanding achievers rewarded, new classes and sponsors, plus wedding bells

Show Guide 2017

  • Access all areas: Rio reserve Lara Griffith
  • Remote access: H&H meets the riders who compete from te furthest corners of Britain
  • Unwritten rules: The faux pas we make when we switch disciplines — the rulebook doesn’t help
  • The perfect coach: How to find the right person to get you ansd your horse in the rosettes
  • Class of 2017: The riders to watch this year
  • Plan your season: A guide to 2017 fixtures

Features

  • The best of my fun: Rory Gilsenan
  • Property: Homes within easy reach of show centres
  • Vet clinic: The equine liver
  • H&H interview: Rebecca Howard
  • Master it with: Tina Fletcher
  • Hunt hero: Murphy
  • Michael Bannister: The 83-year-old joint-master on his 39 years in office
  • Pack of the week: Tanatside
  • Inspiration: By Robert Oliver


Opinion

  • Letters: Your views
  • Editorial comment: Magazine editor Pippa Roome
  • Dressage: Clarissa Stickland
  • Showjumping: Chris Smith
  • Showjumping: Peter Charles
  • Showing: Stuart Hollings
  • Point-to-point: David Simpson


Reports

  • Hunting: Melton Hunt Club ride
  • Dressage: Bishop Burton, Merrist Wood, Myerscough and highlights
  • Eventing: JAS Final
  • Showjumping: South View, Morris and international highlights
  • Sport horse breeding: Latest news and bloodlines
  • Racing: Ascot, Haydock Park, bloodstock and more
  • Point-to-point: Charing, Howick and Buckfastleigh

Classified ads

  • Horses for sale

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