Posted on December 5th, 2016

Danger All Around


Even with all the best precautions injuries can still happen and all wounds, even minor ones, require attention to promote healing and avoid infection. Within our January edition Robinson Animal Healthcare help us identify different types of wounds, explain how they commonly occur and how best to treat them.



Posted on December 5th, 2016

Winter Weight


From horses that drop weight in the winter, to those that manage to put weight on, we ask the UK’s leading equine nutritionists for their advice on Winter Weight management this season.

Posted on December 5th, 2016

Safety via satellite


Today we are very fortunate to have a range of technology at our disposal that helps to keep us safe. GPS systems – the Global Positioning System of satellite-based networks of satellites that are located in orbit – are proving very useful for sports enthusiasts like horse riders who venture out for long rides and adventures. David Coleman of RidersMate discusses this topic further in the January edition.

Posted on December 1st, 2016

Equisafety Aspey Jacket

Posted on December 1st, 2016

HiHo Silver Snaffle Necklace

Posted on November 28th, 2016

December 2016

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Posted on November 28th, 2016

Riding for the Disabled Hollesley – Yard Manager opportunity

RDA Hollesley is a full time dedicated centre providing therapeutic riding and carriage driving for both children and adults with special needs and disabilities.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an on-site Stable Manager/Instructor to join their team.

This is a full time, permanent post that will initially be based in Sutton, near Woodbridge and then at the new premises in Clopton, near Woodbridge Suffolk when they move in 2017.

Main duties include: co-ordinating/scheduling the day to day running of the centre: instructing a variety of individuals and groups of disabled riders (experience of disabilities an advantage); liaising with clients, parents, carers and volunteers; managing a yard of 12 horses/ponies.

You should be have: BHSAI or equivalent: good interpersonal skills: first aid: driving licence: DBS clearance: basic IT skills.

On offer: flexible working; accommodation: salary dependant on experience.

To apply please send your c.v. and covering letter to Suzanne Hammond at or by post Riding for the Disabled (Hollesley Group) Pettistree Hall Farm, Sutton, Suffolk, IP12 3EA. Closing date for applications 7th December 2016.


Posted on November 7th, 2016

How to buy boots online


Looking to purchase a new pair of boots? Emma Snailham from The Spanish Boot Company offers her top tips for buying online…

Posted on November 7th, 2016

All I want for Christmas….!


Need some gift inspiration? Check out Part 2 of our extensive Gift Guide within the December edition of the Absolute Horse Magazine…

Posted on October 31st, 2016

November 2016

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