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    Rehab routine for small driving pony

    Pony had steroid injection into stifle joint and has been through box rest and some rehab. Now he can start back in carriage. However, the physio's normal plan of hacking (straight lines in walk, as much hill work as possible before introducing trot) is totally impracticable for a small pony in...
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    Devilla Forest

    Can you still take horses in there and do you need a permit? Also, what is parking like? Beyond current 5 mile limit but planning ahead when we are allowed to go further afield.
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    Tranport

    Does anyone know of a reliable transporter in central Scotland who is currently working? Or a firm which does self-hire? Pony is due at Dick Vet on Wednesday and lorry is giving problems. This is also in Regional forum.
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    Transport

    Does anyone know of a reliable transporter in central Scotland who is still working? Or any firms still doing self-hire? Pony is due at Dick Vet on Wednesday and lorry is giving problems.
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    Older cats and Whiskas

    Has anyone else found that Whiskas isn't well tolerated in an older cat? Last two cats we had were always sick after eating it. I wondered if it had a higher protein content than other types of food and this didn't work well with their reduced kidney function. However, current cat has no kidney...
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    Acupuncture

    Has anyone else's horse had acupuncture? My horse reacted as if he had been given a hefty dose of sedation. The only difference was he came round as soon as the needles were removed.
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    Bowen Therapy

    Does anyone know an equine physiotherapist who offers the Bowen Technique and is available in Central Scotland?
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    Weight gain in cats

    After a disastrous stay in cattery (not cattery's fault) and an attack of stress-related cystitis, cat's weight is down from healthy to 5.5 kilos to 4 kilos. He is skin and bone. Although he has recovered and is starting to eat more normally, he is not gaining back any weight. How do you...
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    Driving - Falkirk area

    I am looking for someone in the Falkirk area to help me with two Section A ponies (not a pair). I need someone who could come out with me on a regular basis as backstepper/groom. No experience of driving required, just an knowledge of horses and willingness to learn. This is also in Regional...
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    Driving - Falkirk Area

    Is there anyone in the Falkirk area who would be interested in helping me with my two Section A ponies (not a pair)? I am looking for someone to come out with me on a regular basis as my backstepper/groom. No experience of driving required, just knowledge of horses and interest in driving.
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    Showing in Central Scotland

    Do you think anyone would be interested in showing my pony in hand? She would probably benefit from a few in-hand outings but I would rather watch paint dry myself!
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    Inflamed aural plaques

    Anyone experience of this? It is obviously very painful and there doesn't seem to be any treatment other than painkillers.
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    Acupuncture and horses

    Anyone had acupuncture done on their horse? It was fascinating to watch. Pony initially reacted as if you had found his favourite scratchy bit then suddenly seemed to fall asleep.
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    Section A - rider required

    I am looking for a confident light rider to bring on my Section A. He is not and never will be a child's pony but could be a lot of fun for the right person. I am not looking for a formal share but for someone with some free time over the winter. Yard has fantastic indoor school and there would...
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