Enjoy some of our favourite updates from twitter and instagram during the past seven days. From a complicated relationship between a labrador and a Shetland pony to one of the most phenomenal saves we have ever seen a jockey make, it all happened on social media this week.
Don’t miss the exciting competition on this weekly page. Our favourite tweet each week will win either an Apatchy mini tablet case or an Apatchy cosmetic bag, personalised with your own initials. For more information about the competition and to find out who this week’s winner is, go to the bottom of this page.
Tweets of the week
Flying without wings
We can only imagine the expletives used upon the discovery of this mud monster
Grade II para dressage rider Erin Orford has a tongue in cheek moment about the current weather conditions
Ruby Walsh must have been a magician in a previous life — what a save and what a finish!
The full near-miss sequence shows just how amazing this recovery was
Racing artist Darren Bird sums the miraculous moment up nicely…
Ouch. Thankfully both Alice Pearson and her horse Chocky walked away from this cruncher of a fall out with the Ledbury, which was also caught on Alice’s head camera.
When you know you’ve nailed your dressage test…
Hands up who does this? We’re also pretty good at seeing strides to steps and cracks in the pavement
Piggy French gets a mouthful of snow in a recent “power sledging” session
Growing up in Florida is obviously exhausting — we can only imagine…
And congratulations to this week’s Tweet of the Week winner
These two obviously have a great love/hate relationship going on
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Tweet of the week competition
The winner of the Horse & Hound tweet of the week competition can also be found by searching Twitter for #HHTweetOfTheWeek. The winner will receive an Apatchy mini tablet case (pictured left) or an Apatchy cosmetic bag (pictured below right), personalised with their initials.
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