Horse & Hound; 16 February 2017

  • In this week’s Horse & Hound magazine, out on Thursday 16 February 2017, don’t miss our rare breeds special including a closer look into Exmoor ponies and what is being done to combat the falling numbers of certain breeds. We also bring you a travel special plus much more. Plus, read our vet feature on  noseband pressure and in the H&H interview we talk to bright young jockey Bridget Andrews. Also, read our reports from racing at Newbury, showjumping from around the UK and abroad and more.

    What’s in Horse & Hound magazine: 16 February 2017


    • Ratings system helps improve cross-country safety
    • ‘Save our riding schools’: plea to government
    • New showjumping blood rule protocol proposed
    • Vicious trolls attack equestrians
    • Showjumping Life: Riders take home prestigious awards, a new arrival is welcomed and more

    Rare breeds special

    • Horse hero: Eyke Diamond
    • Exmoor ponies: H&H takes a closer look at this ‘endangered’ breed of pony
    • Halting the decline: We ask what’s being done to combat the falling numbers of certain breeds

    Travel special

    • Kentucky: From renowned racecourses to fun trail rides, H&H explores the Bluegrass country
    • Hungary: Why the special national parks should not be overlooked for a riding holiday destination


    • The best of my fun: Louise Harwood
    • Property: Horsey homes with amazing gardens
    • Vet clinic: Noseband pressure
    • Master it with: Alex Hua Tian
    • Georgie Strang: The event rider tells us about her exciting string of young horses and new base
    • Horsebox insurance: What you need to know
    • Inspiration: By Natasha Baker


    • Letters: Your views
    • Editorial comment: Magazine editor Pippa Roome
    • Dressage: Carl Hester
    • Showjumping: Mark McGowan
    • Racing: Dan Skelton
    • Point-to-point: Pauline Harkin


    • Hunting: east Kent with West Street and Tipperary
    • Dressage: Houghton Hall and highlights
    • Showjumping: Keysoe, South View and international highlights
    • Racing: Newbury, Leopardstown and Exeter
    • Point-to-point: Duncombe Park, Chaddesley Corbett, Cottenham and Barbury

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