THE CLUB HOOF AND IT’S DOWNSIDE

January 23, 2017

    Club Hooves on Performance Horses is a serious concern! Something that experience has shown us, comes with many downsides and we highly recommend you don’t flirt with them. Particularly in the ‘Performance Horse’. They detrimentally affect many aspects of Horse Ownership:     CAUSES   They are normally Born with the condition, which can be brought on by all manner of things, from Feeding of Mares to hireditary. This article is only a general warning to you so we won’t get into the technical issues of this.   FLYING CHANGES   We all know it takes a lot […]

View more

Recent Posts

Meadow Hay and Weeds

Meadow Hay and Weeds

MEADOW HAY I recently walked into a Stable on my property and saw 150mm thick of pure 'Barley Grass' Seeds...
Read More
HOSING A HORSE DOWN WITH CONTROL & SAFETY

HOSING A HORSE DOWN WITH CONTROL & SAFETY

 Horses hate being hosed down. Especially around the head area and for a good reason. Often people squirt water into...
Read More
Peer Review – Evidence based Horse Training

Friends

  LIFE'S STORIES   THE GOLDEN GROVE HORSE TRAILS The late Jeanette Fletcher of the Pegasus Pony Club, Secretary of...
Read More
Scientists and Monty Robert’s Dually Halter

Scientists and Monty Robert’s Dually Halter

10th December, 2018 The Horse Scientists have have just released a study into the 'Dually Halter', designed and patented by...
Read More
HP’s Blog for Sunday 1st April, 2018

HP’s Blog for Sunday 1st April, 2018

      HP BLOGS   After 18 Years and 10 of those Years doing a Blog Daily, I have...
Read More
HP’s Blog for Sunday 25th March, 2018

HP’s Blog for Sunday 25th March, 2018

Sunday 25th March, 2018 Hi Folks. Hope You all had a good Week. Mrs. HP has had the whip out this Week and I have been riding a Bobcat that we hired, to trick up her Horse Yards before the wet, put new base in them, spread the composted manure and seed, remove all the Tree stumps out of the Foals Paddock and re-sand Her arena, amongst other things. She's a Happy Girl! 🙂
Read More
Mr. HP’s Blog

Mr. HP’s Blog

    Sunday 11th March, 2018   Hello World 🙂   Forgive me for the brief first Blog Tonight. I...
Read More
The use of Whips and Spurs explained

The use of Whips and Spurs explained

  "WHIPS ARE TO BE USED SO THAT YOU DO NOT HAVE TO USE WHIPS" "SPURS ARE TO BE WORN...
Read More
My Horse lacks forward

My Horse lacks forward

    LETTER Hey Mr O.....I have a curly one for you. You know how everyone usually only talked about...
Read More