Horse Health & Rider Fitness

Knees Up! Stifle lameness in horses

June 6th, 2019 at 8:10 am Why do so many horses get stifle lameness? Let the experts, Leo Jeffcott and Robin Bell, explain... Continue reading Read Article

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Letting go tensions – give yourself a shake up!

February 20th, 2019 at 8:54 am Relax your horse! How about relax the rider??? Richard Weis shows how to get rid of inner tensions, how to loosen your body before you ride - to make riding easier, more comfortable, more effective... Continue reading Read Article

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The Posture does the riding… with Susanne Miesner and Richard Weis

October 11th, 2018 at 9:49 am Susanne Meisner and Richard Weis un-ravel the mystery of why some riders sit perfectly, and why some horses can help the rider... Continue reading Read Article

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Richard Weis – Riding with your eyes closed

September 4th, 2018 at 11:23 am Richard Weis traveled the world, looking for a new way of teaching riding - and he found it - a combination of Alexander technique, yoga and meditation techniques, combined with his own feel for sitting on a horse... Continue reading Read Article

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What makes Winx great, Andrew McLean discusses

August 20th, 2018 at 2:33 pm What makes Winx Great? Dr Andrew McLean tells us... Continue reading Read Article

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Andrew McLean: Working in Hand

August 1st, 2018 at 4:10 pm Andrew McLean explains clearly how teaching the horse well on the ground can make it much easier to ride. Scientific equitation in practice... Continue reading Read Article

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Andrew McLean asks How Smart is Your Horse?

July 17th, 2018 at 5:26 pm Dr Andrew McLean combines his scientific knowledge with his understanding of the horse. This is essential reading for your horse's sake... Continue reading Read Article

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Looking at Horses with Elwyn Hartley Edwards

June 21st, 2018 at 2:08 pm British equestrian author, Elwyn Hartley Edwards outlines the conformational faults - and the effects they have on the riding horse... Continue reading Read Article

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What is an Oov? How can it help a rider??

May 14th, 2018 at 4:08 pm Just what is an Oov - and why is Bettina Hoy in exercise gear working out on the shores of Sydney Harbour? This might be the fitness tool you are looking for... Continue reading Read Article

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Getting rid of worms…

April 26th, 2018 at 4:10 pm A revolutionary new way of combatting worms NATURALLY has been developed by International Animal Health Products in conjunction with the CSIRO.... Continue reading Read Article

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Conformation and the Sport Horse

November 19th, 2017 at 4:18 pm Most people who have been around horses for any period of time tend to share a vision of what ‘good’ conformation should be. My question is - given that so many jumping and dressage horses, even eventers, can be hugely successful even with ‘bad’ conformation, how useful is conformation as a guide to later success? Continue reading Read Article

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The Veterinary Basis of Correct Training

September 8th, 2017 at 11:21 am This is simply one of the best ever explanations of the connection between good dressage riding and the physical welfare of the horse by German equine veterinary expert, Professor Stadler... Continue reading Read Article

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