In this week’s Horse & Hound magazine, out on Thursday 11 January 2018, don’t miss our ‘Nostalgia special’ issue including pin-ups from the past, we talk to those who remember…

EY3G1B German Classic Pony suffering from a colic. Germany

Muddling folklore with fact where colic is concerned can lead to confusion — and fatal consequences. Thijs de Bont MRCVS sets the record straight with the latest scientific thinking