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    Liveryman harmony(mains) Vs Liveryman calypso

    Hi, I wondered whether anyone had either of these clippers? Will be used to do a full clip and to maintain legs and hogged main. My lad has a typical native coat and is currently nice and fluffy! He is however not very good with clippers below the knees so they cant be too loud. Any...
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    Brenchly Saddlery

    I have been given their number for a saddle fitting. Was just wondering whether anyone has used them or knows anything about them? They are in Tonbridge Kent. I have got penfolds coming out but am wanting to have a seond opinion from another saddler so got this saddlers number from a friend...
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    Clipping advise. . .looking at buying some. .

    Hi, I am looking at buying a pair of clippers so i can do my lad myself. He has everything of, legs and all. He is normally clipped every 6-8 weeks(ish) so i will be using them a fair amount but i wont be doing any other horses but him. The ones i am looking at getting are the Liveryman...
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    Clipping advise needed. . .

    Hi, I have a very sensitive lad, but only from the knees down. He never used to let you clip him, but over the last year i think he now quite likes it. However due to him having a pretty bad history of mud fever he will not happily let you clip his legs out. The last time he was clipped out...
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    Would this be possible. . .

    Hi, Im wanting my lad to go out and do some hunting this season, however i have a slight problem. I am currently not able to ride and even when i can (6 weeks yepeee!) im not going to be able to take him out myself. Is it possible to find someone who may take him out for me? Im not sure...
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    Felbridge. . .quick qu. ..

    Hi, Have planned on going to felbridge next sat on the 4th, just for the clear rounds. I was just on there printing of the timetable for the lady who is taking my lad and i realised they have bsja on the same day? The clear round schedule (unaff) says 10.30-12(12.30). But when you look on...
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    Horse shows in South East this weekend, ideas

    Hi, Wondered whether anyone knew of any dressage/showjumping etc going on this weekend in the South East? The lady who rides my horse has just pulled out of firle with another ride, so we are looking around to see if there is anywhere we could take him out this weekend? Thanks :)
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    opinions on premier equine rugs

    I have quite a few of their boots, and i really like them but have never bought any of their rugs. Just wondered if anyone has bought any and what they think of them? Also wondered if anyone can give me some good websites like rideaway, robinsons and derby house. I used to use another one but...
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    Help/ideas needed on what to do. . .

    Hi, I had a back op just over a week ago and im out of action riding wise for three months(currenty cannot do anything). Someone is looking after my lad for a month, but they are now leaving the yard so im stuck from then on. I am hoping that after two months i can start to do some stuff...
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    Dentist or vet for suspected tooth abscess?

    My lad came in yesterday with a pussy lump under his jaw. I have had different people at my yard say it is an abscess, but others say it is an infected fly bite. I have never seen what a tooth abscess looks like, so im not 100% either way. If it has not cleared up by tommorow, i was going to...
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    Equine dentists- East sussex area

    Have been looking on the beva website and there are quite a few in my area. He normally gets his teeth done by a group who come over from france, once a year, but this year i didnt know when they were coming untill the day after they had come. The ones in my area are- Suzanne Redford Rob...
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    Saddle question. . . advice/ideas please

    Hi, I think this is the first time i have posted anything for quite a while, had AS exams etc. Having a bit of a saddle problem at the moment. Flint has expanded, i think some of it is fat due to lack of time to ride, but he has muscled up quite a bit, especially over his back and...
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    stable bandage advice please

    My lad is having his hinds bandaged at night as he is being treated for mud fever at the moment. The problem is that he is pulling the gamgee out from under the bandages every night and chewing them to pieces. I have been shown how to do them and the first time i did them he left them on. Im...
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    Dog coats. . .

    My dog will not stand still to be measured. . . i got one measurement of 60 and another of 65. . . is it best to go with a smaller size or a larger one? thanks
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    Thermatex/thermalux leg wraps. . .opinions

    As the title really, if you have them what do you think? like these- http://images.google.co.uk/imgres?imgurl...sa%3DN%26um%3D1 Thanks
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    Keeping horses in for a long period of time. . .

    Has anyone got any advice on keeping stabled horses occupied and sane!! My lad has been in for two weeks and it is starting to go to his head!! He was lose in the car park yesterday due to him rearing up with me while trying to take him into the school to have a run and he is becoming a little...
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    Schooling advice. . . and bit advice

    When i have lessons i can keep my lads concentration and he works really well. I am having problems though when not in lessons keeping my lads concentration. Tonight he was a twit, i gave up after ten mins as he would not settle and everything was much more interesting than what was meant to...
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    Clipper advice. . .

    Im looking to buy a pair of clippers as im having to spend £30 every 4-5 weeks to get my lad clipped (he is clipped all year round) and i cant afford to keep doing this anymore. I have looked at the LIVERYMAN HARMONY MAINS CLIPPERS. Has anyone got these and what do you think? i read something...
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    Best boots for horses with sensitive skin. . .

    My lad has got pretty sensitive skin. I have bought endless pairs of boots for him and none are quite right. He gets rubbed very easily and so far the only thing which doesnt rub him is bandages. Just wondered if anyone had any reccomendations on boots which are good for sensitive legs? Thanks
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    Long boots question. . .

    I have just bought a pair of Ariat Bromonts, i have had my eye on them for a while. I used to ride in a pair a short boots and gaiters. i schooled in the new boots this evening and :O they felt sooo odd!! Im pretty sure i will get used to them, but i noticed a huge difference in the way my lad...
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    Flash Vs Drop nose band

    Whats the benefit of one over the other? My lad is in a flash, just wondering if either benefits over the other. . ? thanks
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    Mud fever. . .

    Turn out boot question really, Last year i bought a pair of sportback(think that what it called) turnout boots, he simply pulled them of and that was that, they were in pieces. What about something like this? Combo Sports Boots...
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    Opinion needed on turn out or keep in. . .

    Recently my lad staid at my instructors for a week and he didnt get turned out. He was much more alive this week and was immense to ride. When i brought him home he started going out at 6 in the eve and coming in at nine in the morn. And understandably(sp) he has lost a bit of his sparkle when...
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    A clipping question.

    At the moment i pay £30 for full clip legs and all, which i think is pretty good value. I really dont like it however when his legs look like bog brushes. But as he doesnt like being clipped i let them grow and then get the whole lot done again. I was wondering though if it would be worth...
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    immune system supplements and propell plus

    Also in NL. Flint has got a sarcoid(not sure if it is or not results from liverpool in-conclusive) I have just started him on Thuja tablets. I have also been told to try and boost his immune system. I have looked at sooo many supplements for the immune system and i am sooooo confused about...
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    immune system supplements. .

    What would you suggest? Have been advised to feed flint a supplement to support/boost his immune system as he has a sarcoid like bump on his shoulder (the results were un-conclusive so we opted not to use liverpool cream). Anyway any ideas would be super thanks
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    Going to the beach. .

    Am looking at going down next week to the beach with flint and a friend of mine and her horse. We would go to Camber sands, but friend is concerned to go there as she has heard the sand can be soft, and is worried something would happen injury wise. Just wondered if anyone had heard of this...
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    Pulborough. . .

    Im thinking of going of to Pulborough for my lads first BE. It was always the plan to get him out a few times at the back end of the season. I have just been looking at the schedual. They run a BE80 class aswell as the BE90. I was planning on doing the BE90, but im now wondering whether to...
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    Sarcoid results back and a Sarc-ex question.

    Got the results back about a week ago. The results came back in-conclusive, so thy may not even be sarcoids. They did however suggest a treatment of liverpool cream. We have discussed it with the vets and due the sarcoid being on the shoulder and one 8 inches about his hock, we are not going...
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    Opinion needed on a problem. . .

    My horse at the moment has drastically taken a turn for the worse on the roads. He was fine 3 weeks ago. Then he went down hill at home, we were off to my instructors anyway so i wanted an opinion on what to do. He was better with her but still far from well behaved. He has come home and my YO...
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