Search results

  1. L

    Suspensory ligament help

    My horse has been diagnosed with suspensory ligament desmitis in both hind legs. Vets have decided there is nothing else they can do except keep her comfortable until the day comes when I need to make that decision. She has been on 1 bute a day for a couple of months now (reduced from 2) and...
  2. L

    Grumpy 2 year old

    I have a 2 year old filly that I bred myself. She has always been a lovely nice natured horse who loves cuddles and attention. Recently she has started being really grumpy and has tried to nip me a few times and pulls faces in the stable. She is still fine to handle just a bit grumpy. Any ideas...
  3. L

    Help showing people!!!

    Am competing in in hand small hunter tomorrow and just read the schedule and if I get placed first or second the championships are part of the evening gala performance. Having never done an evening performance before I have no idea what to wear!!! I may be jumping the guns a bit here but would...
  4. L

    Cost of wolf tooth removal

    Hi all! My pony is having a wolf tooth removed tomorrow. My EDT is doing it and my vet is sedating. Just wondering about costs? Who else has had this done and how much am I looking at it costing roughly? Not had to have one done before so anyone who has let me know. Thanks
  5. L

    Livery yards near Wollaton Notts

    Hi I'm moving to Wollaton soon and will probably want to move my horses from the yard they are on now so they are closer to me. Can anyone recommend any good livery yards nearby? Must have a decent sized school, stabling, all year turn out and friendly!! Anyone know of any?? Thanks!
  6. L

    Foal Mane Pulling

    I'm taking my yearling out to some shows this year and she needs to be plaited up. She has a really thick mane which she absolutely hates me pulling. It's definately hurting her cos she's so laid back with everything else. I've tried using a solo comb to thin it but it seems to be taking forever...
  7. L

    Tyre pressure on Renault Master 2.5L 57 reg?

    What should the tyre pressure be? I don't have a handbook and it isn't on the inside of my door
  8. L

    In hand showing help please

    I am going to show my yearling this year in some in hand sports horse classes. I have never show in hand before and don't really know what I need to do in the ring, as I know sports horse classes are slightly different from you're normal in hand showing. Also tried to find some videos to help...
  9. L

    Freeform Treeless saddles

    A friend of mine is considering buying a freeform dressage saddle for her ex racer. Just wondered if anyone has one and what you think of them?
  10. L

    Supplements for ringbone

    Can anyone suggest a good supplement to feed horses with ringbone? Thanks
  11. L

    Supplements for ringbone

    I have a mare with ringbone. Is there any supplements anyone can suggest to feed her to help with this condition? Thanks
  12. L

    Ideas Please

    I am doing a ride in September and want to buy my horse some extra special bits and pieces so he stands out, as there is a prize for best turned out! I have got a new diamonte browband but wanted to get some other blingy stuff. He's dark bay so was going to go for white accessories but just...
  13. L

    Treeless Saddles

    Anyone know of anywhere to buy a treeless saddle on a budget. I am keen to get a branded one as do not trust unbranded. My friend uses Torsions and Barefoot saddles on her horses and I love them. Just wondering if anyone has any contact for cheaper makes that are still up to standard or if I'll...
  14. L

    Dead frog in bag of Hi-Fi

    I opened a new bag of Hi-Fi last night to find a small dead frog in it! This could have easily been missed and fed to one of my horses. Just wondering what I should do. Should I report it to the feed company?
  15. L

    Horsebox Insurance

    I pick my new horsebox up soon and I was wondering which insurance company is the best. I'm struggling to find quotes as I want to use my horsebox as part of my business to offer horse transport to clients so my insurance needs to cover for hire and reward. Just who everyone else uses as a lot...
  16. L

    Itchy Legs

    My mare gets really itchy around her feathers on her back legs. I keep them clipped to try to keep them cleaner and this did seem to stop her itching before. However I've recently trimmed them down again but shes still itching and even managed to take the field gate off its hinges last night...
  17. L

    What size rug for my foal??

    I want to get my foal a lightweight turn out for the winter as I'm hoping to winter her out but as she is only a month old and likely to grow a lot before she needs it how do I know what size to buy? Any ideas?
  18. L

    Equine Laundry Nottingham

    Hi Does anyone know of anywhere I can get my winter rugs cleaned and some repairs done in Nottingham area? Thanks
  19. L

    Horsebox License

    Hi I am buying a 3.5 ton horsebox and want to do horse transport with it. I am aware that I will need a license and was just wondering if anyone knows where I can get one and any costs involved
  20. L

    Where should I register my foal?

    I have a foal due at the end of June. My mare is an unregistered irish X and the stallion was TB. I want to show this foal and was wanting to get some advice on where to register it. Any suggestions?
Top