Archive for the ‘Horse’ Category


How to keep your pet safe around fireworks

Wednesday, December 30th, 2020
FIREWORKS!!! There’s nothing more spectacular than a fireworks display to bring in the New Year. We may love them, but many of our pets don’t. For our sensitive-eared pets, it’s a terrifying experience; explosions,

Last minute Christmas gift ideas for your Horse

Monday, December 14th, 2020
In the last few years, buying Christmas gifts for your pet has become increasingly popular, you’ll be hard pressed to find a supermarket that isn’t selling branded stockings for your dog and cat, but what about your

Congratulations to the Franklin Farm Sanctuary!

Thursday, November 26th, 2020
  Petplan invited nominations of local cat & dog charities and shelters that are working hard to protect vulnerable animals which often goes unrecognised. The top five nominated Charity/Shelters would each recei

Angle Load Horse Float vs Straight Load Horse Float

Sunday, March 15th, 2020
Buying a horse trailer is one of the toughest choices for any horse owner. With all the different options and combinations available, it is no wonder the decision can be pondered upon for many weeks. One of the greatest

Keeping your Horse Hydrated

Monday, December 9th, 2019
Horses need an abundance of water to keep them hydrated, particularly as the days get warmer. Horses regularly consume anywhere between 20-55 litres of water a day. But this will vary depending on the weather, along wi

Mosquito Prevention

Thursday, November 28th, 2019
Not only do they cause an irritating bite, mosquitoes are carriers of a number of diseases for both horses and humans. Prevention is always better than a cure, especially when it comes to things such as diseases and illn

Saddle Fitting

Monday, November 18th, 2019
Correct saddle fitting can make all the difference to both you and your horse when it comes to comfort and safety. An ill-fitting saddle could give your horse sores as well as make you uncomfortable as you ride. Although

Jobs within the Horse Industry

Monday, November 4th, 2019
Whether it is a career associated with riding, horse care and breeding and health care, there are many different occupations you can consider if you love horses. Here are some jobs that are related to the horse industry.