Freddie

Been a busy few weeks! Got back from a holiday with my partner and his family in Tuscany late Saturday night and welcomed a new livery to the yard on Sunday. He’s a very cute tiny pony called Fred and he has settled in very well. This week is incredibly hectic with new teaching clients, my regular sports soft tissue massage with Annie Colman, and going to view horses in…

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Spaces for livery

Spaces for full/part/schooling livery at my lovely yard in Crooked Soley. Flexible packages to suit. Lovely yard near Hungerford. Alarmed American barn and alarmed tack room/office. Rubber matted 12x14ft stables with auto waterers Horse walker Hot and cold wash box 30x70m all weather arena with jumps Local hacking and permit available for extensive off road hacking Daily turnout available BHS and PC reg instructor on site Next door to Boomerang…

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New Yard!

I’m opening a new livery yard in Crooked Soley near Hungerford and will be offering full, part and schooling livery for horses and ponies over 11hh. Great facilities, fully alarmed barn and tack room, easy access to Boomerang, 30x70m all weather outdoor arena, american barn, large stables with auto waterers, horse walker, lovely hacking and on site BHS reg trainer. More info on packages here Limited spaces.

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Tuesday Update – Field maintenance

In place of Tuesday’s Tip – we have a Tuesday Update instead! After a very wet start to the year everyone had trouble getting their field maintenance done. Then last week in that super hot weather all of the wet fields turned into very very dry ones which meant that harrowing for lots of people had to be cancelled or rescheduled. Luckily, I had booked in for today, so the…

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Field Maintenance Man

Had field maintenance man from ACC Contracting out today to have a look at the fields. Looking forward to having a nicely harrowed, rolled, and reseeded winter field once it dries out a bit! Even thinks we might be able to get drainage into the bog in one of the summer fields. Going to be a very field maintenance heavy year trying to get all the fields done, some need…

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Long leg

Absolutely brilliant lesson to finish off the day today. Worked on lengthening the rider’s leg and securing it during transitions and canter. Worked on the horse’s canter and balance round corners – hard work! By the end of our hour we had a lovely long leg that was much more secure and effective! You can see in the pictures how in line the rider is now, and how relaxed the…

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