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    Horsemart is not just the no.1 marketplace for horses for sale, we also think it's important to share advice from horse experts and top riders. That's why we've created a hub of equine information and useful guides to fill your brain with. We have the most current, fulfilling content to share with you including how to ride, what to wear, how to groom and what to name your horse. Plus our breed guides can tell you everything you need to know about your favourite breed! 

    Everything featured is a collection of expert knowledge and personal experiences, so that we can bring the equine community together in one place. So take a look at what we have to offer, because we don't think you'll find a more complete horse bible anywhere else!

     

     


    Article04-07-2018
    Has one of your horses just not been selling? Even though there is nothing wrong with him. Whether or not you are experienced or a complete beginner there are always things to learn and improve on to get the best out of your business and your horses. First of all, you have to be honest, don't say that your horse is doing 3’ courses if they jumped one 3’ fence at the end...

    Article19-06-2018
    We've all been there and some days it's worse than others. We all work really hard in training and try to prepare the best we can on the run up to a competition. It can be so frustrating when nerves get the better of you and you feel like you've thrown it all away. So, with that in mind, here's Lofty Equestrian’s handy guide on how to cope with competition nerves, so you c...

    Article31-05-2018
      The evolution of the Forager Slow Feeder   The Haygain Forager Slow Feeder was developed after research carried out by equine nutritionist Dr Andrea Ellis found that horses generally had finished their nighttime ration of forage by midnight, meaning they’d sometimes wait at least 8 hours before they were fed again.   The result is that horses show si...

    Article16-04-2018
    Spring is an ideal time to sell your horse. Horsemart statistics show that more people are looking to buy at this time of year. We had over 100,000 more visitors on our site in spring 2017 than the previous winter, and 33,000 more telephone Enquiries. Selling your horse in the spring also makes it easier for them to bond with their new owners, during the sunny months of the year. With a 41% inc...

    Article13-04-2018
    Horse Grooming is extremely beneficial for both you and your horse. Grooming increases sociability between the both of you as you become used to each other's presence. Grooming also encourages good blood circulation and gives you the chance to check over your horse's body for any external wounds, especially the parts of the body that will come into contact with tack. Stable horses shoul...

    Article26-02-2018
      Joint supplements are a key element to maintaining your horse’s health. You shouldn’t wait until they begin going lame to start utilising them. As your horse gets older or they become injured, the damage to their joints can become irreversible. It’s vital to start using supplements early on as they can be extremely beneficial and can prolong the efficiency of their ...

    Article19-02-2018
    Horse rugs are a necessity for every horse owner. They’re essential in keeping your horse comfortable and happy. But with such a huge variety of rugs on the market, it’s easy to wonder: what horse rugs do I need and how do I know they will fit? We’ve written a guide to help you out!     Use a measuring tape to get readings of the total length of ...

    Article15-02-2018
      Equine is a very specialist community; it holds a wealth of knowledge that needs to be understood should you wish to succeed. From learning to ride and understanding your horse, to knowing what to wear and how to care for the animal, it’s very hard to permanently obtain all of this yourself. Many people within the community are aware of this, therefore they set up blogs to shar...

    Article12-02-2018
    Horse rugs are a pricey essential and throughout the year, it’s necessary to have so many different types on hand to keep your horse comfortable. You're investing a lot into these products and you need them to last! To ensure your rugs last the test of time and remain in prime condition it’s essential to have care procedures in place!   For a quick and brief cleani...

    Any horse lover will understand the obsession of riding a horse and the desperate longing to get as much time in the saddle as possible. Even when you’re on holiday you might find it hard to stay away from the stirrups. But fear not, you can jump on a horse just about anywhere on the planet; there are some quite special places to do it as well. We’ve taken some of the top rated ridi...

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