First pony or Badminton-bound five-star eventer? Plus 8 other great bits of horsey social media this week

  • Enjoy some of our favourite updates from equestrian social media channels during the past week. From the incredible temperament of a Badminton-bound horse to a couple of unusual friends, we saw it all on social media.

    Which is your favourite post?

    Equestrian social media posts of the week

    When you finish second at the Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event on your first attempt. Congratulations to Yasmin Ingham and Banzai Du Loir

    And here’s Banzai Du Loir enjoying his well-deserved welcome him to Cheshire

    Two eventing legends, William Fox-Pitt and Pippa Funnell, back at Badminton once again

    An iconic shot

    Laura Collett and London 52 after their dressage at Badminton

    How cute

    Two mates that share a name

    Tim Price gives his wife Jonelle a lift at Badminton 

    But our favourite social media post this week is…

    We all need to take a moment to appreciate Dassett Cooley Dun (AKA mouse), who is competing at Badminton this week. Here he is seen giving one of Ben and Sarah Way’s daughters a little ride prior to making his trip to the Gloucestershire five-star event with Sarah to compete

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