In this week’s Horse & Hound magazine, out on Thursday 4 May 2017, get ready for Badminton Horse Trials with our special pull-out including H&H’s ultimate form guide, the new dressage test, a cross-country course map and more. Plus read our feature on quirky horses — should they ring alarm bells for owners? Don’t miss our Royal Windsor preview, we look at what’s new for 2017, and read reports from eventing at Kentucky, racing from Sandown and Punchestown Festival and much more to enjoy.

What’s in Horse & Hound magazine: 4 May 2017

News

  • Why do some riders continue to flout the law?
  • A new technique could revolutionise breeding
  • Outcry over Facebook’s horse-selling ban
  • Call to help preserve our off-road hacking
  • Eventing Life: New event at former royal residence, plus Laura Collett leads Brits in Ireland

Badminton pull-out

  • Form guide: H&H’s ultimate guide to each entry and your own scorecards to complete
  • The dressage test: Take a look at this year’s new test, plus read judge Sue Baxter’s thoughts
  • Course map: Stay on track woth our cross-country plan
  • Badminton bingo: Try your hand at H&H’s new game and tweet us your results

Features

  • Quirky horses: Should these types ring alarm bells for owners?
  • Royal Windsor preview: Some of the show’s historical greats plus what’s new for 2017
  • Hunt staff changes: H&H rounds up next season’s moves

Regulars

  • Best of my fun… Louise Simpson
  • Property: Close to Badminton
  • Vet clinic: We discover what determines a horse’s height
  • Horse hero: Chico Bella P
  • Masterclass: Mark Tomlinson
  • H&H interview: Richard Dunwoody
  • Inspirations: By Anneli Drummond-Hay

Opinion

  • Letters, plus editorial comment
  • Eventing: Mark Phillips
  • Dressage: Anna Ross
  • Showjumping: Brian Walker
  • Showing: Stuart Hollings
  • Hunting: Richard Gurney
  • Racing: Harry Cobden and Dan Skelton
  • Point-to-point: Darren Edwards

Reports

  • Eventing: Kentucky, Withington and highlights
  • Dressage: Keysoe Premier League and highlights
  • Showjumping: International highlights, Weston Lawns and more
  • Showing: NPS Scotland Spring Show, Three Shires Spring Festival and more
  • Racing: Sandown Park and Punchestown Festival
  • Point-to-point: Woodford, Parham and more

Classified ads

  • Horses for sale

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