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Kilbeggan cancels opening fixtures
Mark Costello
Racecourse Committee understood to need more time to prepare for racing season, following sudden death of manager Paddy Dunican
 
 
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Sport horse news
NEWS: HSI backtracks on studbook move
Horse Sport Ireland has done a U-turn on a decision to depart from the norm an run the upcoming show jumping studbook series under FEI rather than SJI rules
Sport horse news
NEWS: Feed transport scheme to support struggling owners
THE new 'Fodder Transport Support Measure', introduced to assist farmers severely affected by prolonged weather conditions, is available to horse owners
Other disciplines
FEATURE: Limerick Tapestry
West Limerick has famous characters and landmarks galore, as Susan Finnerty discovered on an impromptu visit around the county
Show jumping
INTERNATIONAL: Camaraderie and celebrations for Irish in Belgium
Youth Nations Cup Show at Sentower Park sees another pony Nations Cup win and numerous other successes
Show jumping
PICTURE DESK: Irish youths in action at Sentower Park
Check out these images of Irish youths and pony riders in action at Sentower Park
TRAINING METHODS
Aftercare in action: Al Boum Photo
Horse Racing Ireland equine welfare and bloodstock director John Osborne highlights the upcoming WINR/Treo Eile Spring Showcase and introduces the speakers for the inaugural HRI Welfare Symposium
BREEDING MANAGEMENT
HORSE SENSE: Feeding the breeding stallion
Head of nutritional advice at Gain Joanne Hurley talks through the importance of feeding breeding stallions for optimal health
STABLE MANAGEMENT
HORSE SENSE: The hair necessities
One of the surest signs spring is just around corner is horsehair and lots of it, Horse Sense goes grooming
VETERINARY
Colic and what you should know
With the recent high profile case of Constitution Hill, Horse Sense turns its focus back to colic and what to do if you suspect your horse is colicking