In this week’s Horse & Hound magazine, out on Thursday 29 March 2018, don’t miss our ‘Showjumping special’ issue and our big interview with John Whitaker on why he’s still enjoying the sport after 45 years, plus much more. Also check out our ‘Transport pull-out’ — we ask if your trailer is safe and more, plus in this week’s ‘H&H interview’ we talk to the 2018 Cheltenham Gold Cup-winning jockey Richard Johnson. We also have reports from eventing action at Gatcombe, the Harborough Hunt Ride and much more.

What’s in Horse & Hound magazine: 29 March 2018

News

  • All horses will need to be microchipped
  • Changing attitudes key to any Hunting Act repeal bid
  • Ensuring support goes to riders who need it most
  • Taxman ‘coming to get you’, employers warned

Showjumping special

  • John Whitaker: The superstar on why he is still enjoying the sport after 45 years
  • This season’s stars: 18 riders to watch out for in 2018
  • Memory lane: The importance of county shows
  • Grooms reveal all: A prize selection of tales

Transport pull-out

  • Horsebox size: How big is too big?
  • Trailer checks: How safe is yours?
  • Towing courses: Our round-up of seven of the best

Features

  • Products: Summer rugs
  • Bloodlines: Mount St John Freestyle
  • Steve Duckmanton: The Dummer Beagles huntsman
  • Hunt hero: Rosalie Butler-Adams

Regulars

  • All in a day’s work: Hireling supremo Jill Carenza
  • Property: Perfect rentals
  • Vet clinic: Why sarcoids should not be neglected
  • H&H interview: Gold Cup-winning jockey Richard Johnson
  • Masterclass: Vicki Thompson Winfield on fine-tuning canter pirouettes
  • Goodnight: Columnist Tessa Waugh’s hunting diary

Opinion

  • Letters page, plus 100 horseworld clichés
  • Eventing: Mark Todd
  • Dressage: Pammy Hutton
  • Sport horse breeding: Carole Mortimer
  • Showjumping: Tim Davies
  • Showing: Stuart Hollings
  • Point-to-point: David Simpson

Reports

  • Eventing: Gatcombe, Great Witchingham and highlights
  • Dressage: Highlights
  • Showjumping: Addington Manor, plus international highlights
  • Showing: Shire Horse Society National Show and BSPS Scotland Winter Show
  • Hunting: Harborough Ride, plus Farquhar’s diary
  • Racing: Newbury and Doncaster
  • Point-to-point: Brafield, Penshurst and more

Classified ads

  • Horses for sale

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