The latest Horse Sense and Hands On articles for keeping horses healthy and stud farms in peak condition

Horse Care
How to give an intramuscular injection
Irish Field Contributor
Vet Karen Dunne explains how to safely give intramuscular injections to your horse
22 September 2023 Veterinary
Veterinary Voice What does three-day eventing welfare look like?
Dr Joe Collins MVB PhD takes a closer look at how we treat our animal athletes during FEI three day eventing competitions
15 September 2023 Training methods
TALKING HORSES: Johnny Murtagh
Helen Sharp caught up with trainer and five-time champion jockey Johnny Murtagh to discover why patience has become his virtue
NEWS: Irish Equine Centre looks to the future
The Johnstown centre of excellence is 40 years old and has launched a new Strategic Plan
15 September 2023 Racing News
An Irish hunter in New York
Helen Sharp asks Irish horse importer and owner of Equinox Farm in New York, Ian Michaels DVM what he looks for for the American foxhunter market
8 September 2023 Miscellaneous
A clear path forward for insurance
James E. Norton, Communications and Strategic Advisor of the Irish Masters of Foxhounds Association shares the latest insurance update
8 September 2023 Miscellaneous
Side saddle: what's it all about?
Zohara Smyth and Cloonan Hector's impressive gallop at this year's Dublin Horse Show has piqued interest in the art of side saddle
8 September 2023 Training methods
NEWS: Racing industry seeking more non-EU work visas
Horse Racing Ireland is assisting stud owners and trainers in navigating the visa application process
8 September 2023 Racing News
HUNTING FEATURE: The tail of the hunt
Horse Sense shares a handy guide to putting up a tail for hunting
8 September 2023 Stable management
HUNTING FEATURE: Common hunting injuries and what to do about them
Vet Michael Keane MVB, offers expert advice on dealing with injuries picked up in the hunting field
8 September 2023 Veterinary
HUNTING FEATURE: Travelling hounds from N. Ireland to the Republic
Countryside Alliance Ireland offers advice for travelling hounds from Northern Ireland to the Republic ahead of the 2023 season
8 September 2023 Miscellaneous
HUNTING FEATURE: Is your horse fit for the field?
Helen Sharp takes a holistic approach to horse health and explores the all round health of your hunter ahead of this season's thrills and spills
8 September 2023 Stable management