Posted on August 22, 2018.

Are you still enjoying the recent hot weather? Or are you now becoming concerned about the winter months? Have you got enough grazing? Will you have enough hay to last? We have all noticed that these desert like conditions have turned our grass brown, dry and has stunted its growth which leaves us wondering how… Read more »

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Posted on July 4, 2018.

Finally, after a long winter, the sun is out, temperatures are rising and the summer is here. For most of us this means we can finally ride more frequently and for longer periods of time but we must not forget that in this hot weather, our horses will require special attention to keep them cool… Read more »

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So it’s the time of the year when Will and I decide which horses need to follow which path in their education next. Some of our youngsters that have continued in their work after being broken need a holiday and when the weather has improved have taken the spring off to grow into themselves and… Read more »

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Posted on June 1, 2018.

With the grass still coming through thick and fast, putting in place simple management techniques can help keep our horses the ideal weight – this means that whilst we shouldn’t be able to see ribs, we should be able to still press and feel them. Unfortunately, overweight horses can be at a greater risk of… Read more »

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Posted on May 11, 2018.

Whilst we all want the best for our horses and want them to look well – do we really know what’s in their feed? There is one straightforward way of knowing the answer to this; check the label. But do we really know what it all means and what we should look for? Nutrients and… Read more »

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Allen & Page sponsored rider Ginnie Turnbull has a wealth of eventing experience having competed up to 4*. Ginnie, along with husband Will, now concentrates on producing youngsters through from breaking to competing 4 and 5-year-olds at the prestigious Burghley Young Event horse series or through the KBIS Young Horse Championships. Ginnie shares her start… Read more »

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