News and events

Time to tackle Ticks

21 June 2019

Ticks are opportunist creatures and can live on a variety of hosts, including horses. So, how much of a problem are they to equines? Claire Shand, SQP at Westgate Laboratories explains what signs to look for and the steps you can take to keep your horse healthy and tick free. (Read the full article in our July issue on sale from 28th June)

Hydration & Competition After-care

21 June 2019

Hot weather combined with the physiological stress of travelling and competing can increase the risk of dehydration which is likely to compromise performance and recovery. Dengie Senior Nutritionist Katie Williams M.Sc. (Dist) R Nutr has this essential advice (first published in July 2018)

Success for Forth Driving at the Riding for the Disabled Carriage Driving

21 June 2019

Scottish Qualifiers at Hopetoun House, Edinburgh: It was an early start for drivers, coaches and volunteers as they headed off to Hopetoun House Estate for Riding for the Disables Driving Qualifiers Competition for a day of fierce, but friendly, competition.

The Osborne Refrigerators BDS National Championships 2019

11 June 2019

Carriage Driving magazine is delighted to be sponsoring the Mountain & Moorland to include Welsh Sec A, B & C class at the Osborne Refrigerators BDS National Championships 2019.

RSPCA praises a 'positive' Appelby Horse Fair

11 June 2019

The number of people given advice about their animals’ welfare is at its lowest since 2010.

The Duke of Edinburgh turns 98

10 June 2019

Prince Philip today celebrates his 98th birthday, and we wish him a happy birthday!

Exhaustion of horses will be big focus at this year’s Appleby Fair

05 June 2019

​The RSPCA says exhaustion of horses will be a big focus for the team at this year’s Appleby Horse Fair, which began on Thursday 6 June and continues through to Monday 10th June.

Driving Valkenswaard International 2019

05 June 2019

Congratulations to Team GB on their third place at Driving Valkenswaard International 2019

Feria fiesta

05 June 2019

The Spanish ferias are legendary, Saskia Mier takes a look at their carriage driving traditions.

Horse and pony summer skin care

04 June 2019

During the long warm days of summer, like us, equines are faced with the prospect of too much sun, Samantha Sinclair – Chief Executive Officer of Aniwell has this essential advice. (first published June 2018).