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  • March started with the disappointment of Aston le walls our first BE event of the season for Timmy being cancelled. However, all was not lost as we managed to get a late entry in the NSEA County Challenge Dressage qualifier. On arrival Timmy was very over excited –clearly devastated he was missing out on a cross country run!  However, after walking him around under saddle...
  • March has been another busy month. The first day of the month started off with a day off school to go to the British Dressage KBIS Prelim Regional Finals. We were very lucky that they were being held at Summerhouse, just 20 minutes from home. My instructor Tessa was there, so I had her fantastic help warming up. It was such a privilege and helped me to focus. Chester performed...
  • KBIS British Equestrian Insurance, the UK’s leading independent horse insurance specialists, are delighted to announce that they have acquired Stoneways Insurance Services with effect from 31st March 2017.Stoneways, a private limited company, has been providing horse insurance since 1990, offering a range of policies from veteran cover to comprehensive policies for the...
  • As we look forward to this year’s British Riding Clubs KBIS Novice Winter Championships at Keysoe, we caught up with a competitor from last year’s Championships for whom things soon took a turn for the worst after enjoying a very successful couple of days at the finals.Competing in their first Novice Winter Championships, Kelly Raymont from Cornwall and a member of the...
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    Farookh’s ignorance about equine diseases and poor access to veterinary services meant a sad prognosis for his six-year-old mare. He had been availing the services of a local healer to treat her but whilst the treatment cost had risen, the condition of his mare did not. Feeling helpless, he decided to sell his mare for a throwaway price at the Jalalabad equine fair.  Once...