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

Horse Care
A festive spectacular for all the family
Sophie Mellett
Hollie Doyle and AP McCoy are set to be among those who light up the London International Horse Show this year, Sophie Mellett gets us well and truly in the spirit of things
2 December 2022 Miscellaneous
Winner of CWD jacket is...
Congratulations to Eimear Leahy who is the winner of our Christmas competition to win a gorgeous CWD fleece-lined jacket.
2 December 2022 Breeding management
Blue light power
Boost your breeding efficiency with the power of light and the Equilume range
Kildalton Graduation in the Lyrath Hotel
Celebrations aplenty as the Kildalton students receive their equitation qualifications in style
2 December 2022 Careers & education
Bleeders and Lasix
Dr Joe Collins MVB PhD takes a look at Lasix, why it is used and why it my not be used for much longer
25 November 2022 Veterinary
Urgent call for more volunteers
The DSPCA is calling for more volunteers due to a significant surge in surrenders and neglected animals
25 November 2022 Careers & education
NEWS: IHRB chief vet to head TCA research
Trainers have been losing winners over a failure to allow enough time for traces of a legitimate painkiller to leave a horse's system
25 November 2022 Racing News
Turn out is not a luxury, it's an essential
The bad weather is upon us and many horses have been brought in from their fields, enough turnout can be a challenge for some but here's a quick reminder of why it is vital for equine health
25 November 2022 Stable management
Donkey welfare hit hard by cost of living crisis
The Donkey Sanctuary Ireland forecasts an unprecedented winter, and appeals for public support
25 November 2022 Miscellaneous
Steal the show (and the prize)
Expert advice on winter racing glamour from one of Ireland's premier milliners, Gráinne Maher
18 November 2022 Miscellaneous
Decks the halls
Why not gift someone some Christmas bling for a lifetime of Christmas memories
18 November 2022 Miscellaneous
What does every rider want under the tree this year?
A CWD saddle is on many a wish list this Christmas, why not try the Olympic standard for yourself this year?
18 November 2022 Miscellaneous