Rugging your horse – is it for them or for you?

Adding a rug to your horse during the colder months is common practice nowadays.  Especially as the majority of horses fit and in work are clipped out.  In fact, many horses are seen lightly rugged even during summer months too.  Recently there has been much debate about whether, as owners, we are over rugging our horses to ease our own …

Hay or Haylage? Which is best for my horse?

“Do you want your horse on hay or haylage?” ….asks the livery yard owner. So as a horse owner what’s your choice? Whichever you decide to go for, it is of course a personal choice but it will be influenced by a number of factors. You must consider what is actually best for your horse of course. However budget, storage …