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Triple treat extends jumper’s win streak

THEY say good things come in threes and that is certainly the case for Australian international showjumper Edwina Tops-Alexander. Source: Triple treat extends jumper’s win streak

Licking and Chewing… Submission or Stress?

Horses sometimes lick and chew during training and this has often been interpreted as a sign that the horse is learning or showing submission to the trainer. However, a new study suggests different. Source: Licking and...

What a difference a day makes, and a night

The 2018 Mitsubishi Motors Australian International 3 Day Event provided a great competition for spectators today as the CCI4* field saw the placings move spectacularly around. Mike Etherington-Smith’s CCI four-star cross-country course asked many questions for...

Special’ Win for Dad in Big Money Grand Prix at Equitana

It was a special win for 30-year-old Clunes rider Steven Hill who took the honours in the Horseware Australia Jumping Grand Prix, heading home 37 other super-slick combinations at EQUITANA Melbourne this afternoon (Friday).   Thirteen...

EQUITANA’s Top 10

EQUITANA’s Top 10 1. The Shopping EQUITANA is back and it feels like Christmas has come early! This is the only chance you’ll get in 2 years to shop all your favourite equine stores under one...

In Front of the Leg – Brett Parbery

Lazy, unmotivated and unexcited. No, I’m not talking about your husband! One of the most common complaints I hear from riders is that their horse is lethargic, lazy, drops out of the pace, or simply feels...

Gillian Rolton – a tribute to her life achievements and vision

Anniversary of a legend’s passing – a tribute to  Gillian Rolton’s life achievements and vision     This year’s 2018 Mitsubishi Motors Australian International 3 Day Event will celebrate the life, achievements and vision of former...