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Hot Horses

The warmer weather is a bit of a shock this year, with some parts of the UK set to reach temperatures hotter than Tokyo this week. This means both we and our horses are unlikely to be acclimatised to the temperatures this brings. Given time, horses can become accustomed to extremes of temperature and some […]

5 Reasons To Consider KBIS British Eventing Personal Accident Cover

1. Temporary Total Disablement  We all know there is a level of risk involved with riding and even handling horses on the ground. They can be unpredictable. So, how would you cope if a horse-related accident meant you were unable to work for a period of time? The KBIS BE Personal Accident policy will pay […]

KBIS Announce New Sponsored Rider

KBIS are pleased to announce the addition of Charlotte Dujardin CBE to the team of sponsored riders through the sponsorship of Charlotte’s horsebox. Charlotte Dujardin CBE is an elite British dressage rider based in Gloucestershire; she is the most successful British dressage rider in the history of the sport, winning all major titles as well […]

Quickfire Questions with KBIS Rider Sasha Hargreaves

Get to know KBIS rider Sasha Hargreaves: NAME – Sasha Hargreaves DISCIPLINE – Eventing NUMBER OF HORSES ON THE YARD – 23 GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT – 5th at the Junior Europeans FAVOURITE COMPETITION VENUE – Tattersalls (now cancelled) so probably Millstreet! FAVOURITE HORSE YOU HAVE EVER RIDDEN – Playtime (aka Smarty) HORSE YOU WOULD MOST LIKE […]

Lorry Must-Haves with Team KBIS

With lockdown easing and many training and competition venues now able to re-open, we are all itching it hit the road again, if we haven’t already! Insurance is just one of the many things that needs considering before you head out and about, but there are usually more things you wouldn’t leave the yard without. […]

KBIS Announce Sponsorship of The Horse-Events Hub

Leading Equestrian Insurance Company Sponsor The Horse Events Hub KBIS British Equestrian Insurance announces this week that they will be adding the Horse Events Hub to their list of sponsored associations. KBIS British Equestrian Insurance have long been one of the UK’s leading independent horse insurance specialists. The family-run business offers insurance at every level […]

Can Some Accidents Be Avoided?

At KBIS, we hear of some nasty accidents that happen around horses and one particular situation has cropped up recently on a few Personal Accident claim forms. This is being injured while leading horses in from the field and specifically being injured because you are leading more than one horse at the same time. We […]