Horse & Hound; 15 July 2021

  • In this week’s Horse & Hound magazine, on sale Thursday, 15 July, we bring you our complete Tokyo Olympic preview, and a Hickstead preview too. Plus, don’t miss the Bolesworth report, read an interview with Olympian Mike Bullen and more. We also investigate outer ear issues – and how horses communicate with complex ear positioning. We also have reports from eventing, dressage and showing from around the UK.

    What’s in Horse & Hound magazine: 15 July 2021


    • Concerns over additions to prohibited substances list 
    • Riders miss Olympics owing to horse registration errors
    • Changes to arena surface legislation
    • Sarcoid prosecution highlights need to consult the vet

    Olympic preview

    • How to follow: Everything you need to know to enjoy this year’s Games in Tokyo
    • Dressage: Ones to watch and medal predictions
    • Eventing: Who to follow, and who will win
    • Showjumping: Our pick for the podium, plus the crowd-pleasers

    Hickstead preview

    • Showjumping: History of the Queen Elizabeth II Cup
    • Showing: What makes a winning working hunter at the Royal International

    Bolesworth special report

    • Grand prix and CSI3*: David Simpson takes top class with sole double clear, plus Guy Williams’ puissance feat
    • CSI*
    • Amateurs
    • Ponies
    • Young horses


    • Letters of the week
    • Eventing: Mark Phillips
    • Dressage: Carl Hester
    • Showjumping: Graham Fletcher

    People and horses

    • H&H interview: Olympian Mike Bullen
    • All in a day’s work: An equine dental technician
    • Legends of the sport: Ryan’s Son
    • Goodnight: Tessa Waugh’s hunting diary

    Vet clinic

    • Ears in focus: Outer ear issues – and how horses communicate with complex ear positioning


    • Property: Homes  with plenty of land
    • Products: The gifts we’re wishing for this month


    • Peterborough focus: How judges are chosen for the greatest of hound shows


    • Dressage: Hartpury CDI, CPEDI and Premier League, Merrist Wood, young rider Europeans and more
    • Eventing: Barbury, Offchurch Bury and Kirriemuir
    • Showing: Devon County and more

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    • Horses for sale

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