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    Read the latest horse and equestrian news from around the world. We cover a range of disciplines such as British dressage, Showjumping news, eventing, show results and much much more! Not only is Horsemart the #1 site for horses for sale, but we also provide all the latest equine related news, tips and advice. See some of our latest content below:


    News18-01-2016
    Learn what you love : Rebecca Slade Third year BSc (Hons) Equestrian Coaching and Sports Performance at Writtle College I’ve been riding for as long as I can remember. Horses and riding is in my blood and, as many riders will understand, being in the saddle is definitely the best place in the world to be. Competing is what drives me, I like to have something to aim for and give my t...

    News14-01-2016
    From the Learn What You Love series of articles, written by students at Writtle College who are doing just that, Emma Hamlet outlines the most important and overlooked considerations when preparing for competitions. The relationship between human and horse goes back centuries. Horses became indispensible for national survival in World War 1, helping with both military demands and economics....

    News21-12-2015
    Christmas is almost here and everywhere you go you can hear festive songs playing. Shops and supermarkets play us Christmas music (starting in November!) with the aim of getting us to think about Christmas every time we go out, in the hope that, even if we didn’t come to shop for Christmas, we end up buying a gift anyway – sneaky! But a bi-product of this is that every time I go int...

    News20-08-2015
    If you haven’t heard, then you’re probably still thinking up ways to slow drivers down while riding roadside… Hold your horses, we’ve got one! Or at least, Lauren De Gruchy has.   Early this month, Lauren setup the facebook page ‘Slow Down For My Horse’ to increase awareness and used the space to post photos wearing little more than her horse to...

    News23-04-2015
    The ArcEvo unit has been nominated for the ‘British Inventors Project’ at the ‘Gadget Show Live 2015’, this category displays products that are set to shape our future or have innovative technological solutions to some of the world’s problems. Following in the footsteps of the hugely successful ArcEquine unit, the ArcEvo is specifically designed for human, rath...

    News05-08-2014
    Owner who caused unimaginable suffering to two-month old foal is banned from keeping horses after pleading guilty   Today, inside St Albans Magistrates Court, an owner of a mare and her foal received a three-year ban from owning or keeping equines. Ms Pascale originally pleaded not guilty in January to animal cruelty charges at Watford Magistrates Court but today changed her...

    News27-03-2014
    We all love our horses. We would do anything for our horses, and our horses are easy to spot. To an outsider, horses just look like normal horses but some you can identify by their unusual markings. Most markings on a horse are the white areas that standout on their dark coat. The markings are present from the moment they are born and will not change throughout their life; when shedding the...

    News17-06-2013
    We’ve all heard about MRI scanning for humans but did you know it is proving hugely popular in the horse world. Here we find out more about the Hallmarq Standing Equine MRI Scanner. 1 – The MRI Scanner provides high quality images of bone and soft tissue.  It is the only technique that distinguishes between the many causes of palmar foot pain and there is no need for ge...

    News11-07-2012
    Horsemart reader and blogger Melsi describes herself as a ‘forty-something back in the saddler’. In this post, she takes a look at advancements in plus size horse riding clothes. As you all know from my previous blog posts, I am a ‘larger, older boldie back to the saddle lady’, so that should give you a good idea as to why I am hesitating about going back in the Sho...

    News05-04-2012
      When someone mentions Lloyds TSB, all of us will think of the black horse as their unique trademark. As horse owners, this fact is even more poignant. No horse is more majestic than the huge, muscular black stallion that we see on their TV ads. In order to keep this image as striking and powerful as ever, Lloyd's will occasionally have to search for a new, equally attractive ...

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