1 banana-loving horse, a failed Christmas visit and 7 other hilarious horsey social media posts this week

Enjoy some of our favourite updates from equestrian social media channels during the past week. From a stampede of happy youngsters to an umbrella wielding hunter, it all happened on social media this week.

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Tweets of the week

Conditions were a little soggy for this hunt follower

Forget mints, this horse prefers bananas

What a sight!

Four-star event rider and bricky

We shouldn’t find this funny but… Irish event rider Sam Watson’s children are less than amused about meeting Father Christmas

Cinnamon the hound has excellent taste in reading material

Jamie Osborne gives us a guided tour of the seven gallops on offer in Lambourn on his trusty steed Florence

Looks a good stamp

And congratulations to this week’s Tweet of the Week winner

These three-year-olds look happy to be heading indoors

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Tweet of the week competition

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