Archive for the ‘Horse & Pony’ Category

 

Your Horse and The Winter Months

Thursday, June 27th, 2019
The winter months can be harsh for us humans and without the right equipment to keep you warm, it can be excruciatingly cold! This is the same for most animals during winter and horses are no exception. We look at some

Horse health

Friday, June 7th, 2019
As a horse owner, your main priority is keeping your horse happy and healthy. This can often be hard, especially in winter when exercise isn’t as regular and your horse tends to burn more fat/energy by trying to keep w

Interpreting a Horse’s Body Language

Monday, May 13th, 2019
As you spend more and more time with your horse, you’ll be able to pick up on their body language and understand what they are trying to tell you and how they feel. Horses will often use more than just their vocalisati

Learn How to Ride Successfully

Monday, April 15th, 2019
Learning to ride a horse takes a lot of work and time. Make sure you are getting the most out of your training with these 4 tips: Be organised Hours of practice are involved in becoming the rider you are dreaming of. You

Safety Tips for Floating your Horse

Thursday, February 28th, 2019
Whether it is taking your horse to an event or moving them from their paddock, floating your horse is a big part of many owners’ lives. This is why it is so important to have proper safety procedures in place for both

Horse Facts

Monday, February 18th, 2019
Think you know everything there is to know about Horses? Well, Petcover have put together a list of interesting facts that may just surprise you. Estimates suggest that there are around 60 million horses in the world Hor

The Importance of Equine Insurance

Monday, February 11th, 2019
A true horse owner will know how much a part of the family their equine friend really is. We spend so much time with them through feeding, riding, play and endless hours keeping them comfortable and safe. This is why we

Why Liability Cover for your Horse is Necessary

Monday, December 10th, 2018
The unpredictability of horses is well known by any owner, with it being no surprise that they tend to hurt themselves more often than not. We all try our best to provide the safest environment possible by removing any p

Basic Horse Grooming

Monday, December 10th, 2018
Proper horse grooming is not only a way of keeping your horse clean and healthy, it is also an activity that should be enjoyable for both of you that you can bond over. It allows you to check their entire body for injuri

Fly Control

Monday, December 10th, 2018
All horse owners know that one some of the biggest pests in summer are flies! They’re not only annoying but can attack us and our horses with diseases that can be serious. We’ll take a look at everything you need to