I bought a horse with as many issues as me

A few months ago I finally caved and bought a little 15.1hh 4 year old thoroughbred. He had never raced and had a massive question mark when it came to his history. I bought him from a well known ‘halfway’ house for thoroughbreds called Eventstars in Cambridge. They do some amazing work with off the track thoroughbreds there and have a great reputation for being super honest about the horses they are rehoming. Top photo is ‘Teddy’ after he had[Read more]

After the Fall: The fears attached to horseback riding

As a horseback rider we all have fears; whether it’s from a past experience or simply the fear of the unknown. And while it’s important to work past your fears to improve as a rider, It’s healthy to have a certain level of caution while working with horses. This keeps you from becoming arrogant and cocky around them, which will cause as accident. The one thing you can always trust a horse to do is keep you humble. Recently I had[Read more]