Last-minute Christmas gifts ideas perfect for horse lovers

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  • Are you looking for last-minute gifts for horse lovers? All the Christmas gifts on this list can be taken part in at a later date, will arrive on subscription, allows the receiver to choose their gift with a voucher or is eligible for Amazon Prime next-day delivery. If you’ve left it down to the wire, this could be what you need to save Christmas!

    Kempton last minute gifts

    Ladbrokes Christmas Festival tickets

    RRP: From £20 for adults |

    Treat the family to a day out at Kempton Park on Boxing Day (King George VI Chase Day) or the 27th (Desert Orchid Chase Day). Children go free.

    View now at jockeyclub.co.uk

    Charlie Mackesy book gift

    The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse

    RRP: £16.99 |

    This book by artist Charlie Mackesy follows Charlie and his unlikely friends, discovering life’s most important lessons. The heart-warming story explores thoughts and feelings that unite us all and is full of wonderful artwork.

    View now at amazon.co.uk

    Horses & Ponies Monopoly

    Horses & Ponies Monopoly

    RRP: £29.99 |

    Build stalls and stables, and trade your way to success in the classic game with a horsey twist.

    View now at amazon.co.uk

    Behind The Scenes Newmarket Tour

    Behind The Scenes Newmarket Tour

    RRP: From £75 |

    Gift a guided tour around the famous training grounds, racing yards and the National Stud.

    View now at virginexperiencedays.co.uk

    2022 horse calendar gift

    2022 horse calendar

    RRP: £9.99 |

    Everyone loves a calendar, even if it’s just for the pictures – and this one is the perfect one for a horse lover.

    View now at amazon.co.uk

    T80F8H Windsor, Berkshire, UK. 09th May, 2019. Winner. Ben Maher riding Ginger Blue. GBR. Land Rover Stakes. 1.45m Open. Showjumping. Royal Windsor Horse Show. Windsor. Berkshire. United Kingdom. GBR. 09/05/2019. Credit: Sport In Pictures/Alamy Live News

    Royal Windsor Horse Show tickets

    RRP: From £25 for adults |

    One of the biggest shows of the year, it’s the only place you can see international showjumping, driving and endurance, as well as national showing.

    View now at theticketfactory.com

    Horse & Hound subscription

    RRP: From £21.99 |

    We might be biased, but no equestrian has everything worth having if they don’t have a subscription to the “equestrian Bible”. Help your loved one keep their finger on the pulse of the horse world with this gift that keeps on giving – choose from print, digital or combined subscriptions, a range of payment options and great savings. You can also gift unlimited access to the H&H website.

    View now at magazinesdirect.com

    Beanie with rechargeable LED light

    Beanie with rechargeable LED light

    RRP: £15.99 |

    Handy for yard chores in the dark, this LED light has 10 hours run time, is charged via USB and can be removed to wash the hat.

    View now at amazon.co.uk

    cheltenham last-minute gifts for horse lovers

    The Festival at Cheltenham tickets

    RRP: From £40 |

    With 14 Grade One races across four days (15–18 March, 2022) and the best horses, trainers and jockeys going head to head, this is the jump racing event of the year.

    View now at thejockeyclub.co.uk

    Equi-Neat grooming kit last-minute gift

    Equi-Neat grooming kit

    This 12-piece grooming kit has everything you need, including a bag, face brush, mane comb and hoof pick.

    View now at amazon.co.uk

    Unlimited Horse & Hound website access

    RRP: From £7.99 |

    Give the gift that really can be enjoyed every single day – unlimited access to exclusive news stories and features, opinion columns from top riders and expert veterinary advice.

    View now at horseandhound.co.uk

    ALICE LODER PHOTOGRAPHY GIFT CERTIFICATE last-minute gifts for horse lovers

    Alice Loder Photography gift certificate

    RRP: From £185 |

    Surprise your loved one with a gift certificate from Alice Loder Photography for a canine portraiture session and 12x10in fine art mounted print of their beloved dog.

    EVENT HORSE OWNERS SYNDICATE SHARE last-minute gifts for horse lovers

    Event horse owners syndicate share

    RRP: £68 |

    Buy an eventing enthusiast their very own share in an event horse campaigned by leading riders. Includes behind-the-scenes videos, competition reports, yard tours and access to clinics.

    FORELOCK & FRINGE SUBSCRIPTION BOX last-minute gifts for horse lovers

    Forelock & Fringe subscription box

    RRP: From £40 every two months |

    This luxury gift box is filled with products for horse and rider, including horse care items, clothing, lifestyle goodies, drinks and snacks. Order a printable certificate as late as Christmas Eve.

    Aintree last-minute gifts for horse lovers

    The Randox Grand National Festival tickets

    RRP: From £27 |

    Three days of top-class racing (7–9 April) lead up to the race that the world stops to watch – and you could send someone there for Christmas.

    View now at thejockeyclub.co.uk

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