In this week’s Horse & Hound magazine, out on Thursday 3 May 2018, don’t miss our bumper Royal Windsor preview, including 75 years of magic from the famous horse show, our spectator guide and more. Plus, we visit Badminton debutant Will Furlong at home and in this week’s ‘Vet clinic’ we find out how to spot liver disease in horses. We also have reports from eventing in Kentucky, racing from Sandown Park and much more.

What’s in Horse & Hound magazine: 3 May 2018

News

  • Debate over eventing on surfaces or grass
  • Could rollkur be on the way out?
  • Action taken against ongoing horse crisis
  • Riders warned of pothole dangers

Badminton preview

  • H&H interview: Will Furlong on making his Badminton debut
  • Comment: EquiRatings’ expert Diarmuid Byrne predicts the winner

Royal Windsor preview

  • Windsor memories: 75 years of magic from the famous horse show
  • The Queen’s show: How Her Majesty’s support for the show has never diminished
  • Spectators’ guide: Top tips for Royal Windsor visitors

Feature

  • The new hunting year: A round-up of who’s going where

Regulars

  • All in a day’s work: Badminton media director Julian Seaman
  • Property: Fancy living close to Badminton?
  • Vet clinic: How to spot liver disease
  • Masterclass: Showjumper Holly Smith on the “gym layout” exercise
  • Goodnight: columnist Tessa Waugh’s country diary

Opinion

  • Letters page, plus 100 Horseworld Clichés
  • Dressage: Isobel Wessels
  • Showjumping: Rupert Bell
  • Showing: Julie Templeton
  • Racing: Fergal O’Brien
  • Point-to-point: David Simpson

Reports

  • Eventing: Kentucky and highlights
  • Dressage: Keysoe, Vale View Para Home International and highlights
  • Showjumping: International highlights and Bishop Burton
  • Showing: North of England Spring, Three Shires Spring Festival and more
  • Racing: Sandown Park, Punchestown and bloodstock
  • Team chasing: Worcestershire
  • Point-to-point: Parham, Garthorpe, Balcormo Mains and Edgcote

Classified ads

  • Horses for sale

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