Two horses eating hay in winter

Horse

How To Feed Your Horse Over Winter

While spending time outside on a beautifully crisp winter’s day with our horses is a wonderful thing, the colder months do bring various challenges and dangers that aren’t present throughout the rest of the...

Horse being fed a red apple

Horse

What NOT To Feed Your Horse [Infographic]

Diet is incredibly important for horses, but they can’t just eat anything. They have complicated digestive systems, and what might be fine for us humans to eat may actually poison your horse. It’s also not...

Saddle pad on a horse's back under a saddle

Horse, Riding

How To Choose A Saddle Pad – Buying Guide

The amount of equestrian gear we need for our horses can sometimes get a bit overwhelming (admit it, you love buying new tack), but one very important item that should be high on your...

Pet safety and fireworks

Dog, Horse

How To Look After Your Pets This Firework Season

Everyone loves fireworks, but this is not always so for our beloved pets; many can have a fear of the loud noises that go hand-in-hand with the festivities and celebrations this time of year....

Horse wearing a horse rug to keep warm

Horse, Riding

What are the Different Types of Horse Rug?

When it comes to buying a horse rug, you may initially think it’s a case of choosing the right size, picking a design you like, and away you go. However, in reality, it’s a...

Dirty riding boots that need cleaning

Riding

How To Clean & Take Care Of Your Riding Boots

If you’re spending money on a good quality pair of riding boots, then of course you want to keep them looking and performing in tip top condition for as long as possible. That’s going...

Jack Murphy men's jacket

Outdoors

The Men’s Jackets & Coats You Need This Winter

When the cold weather hits, the last thing you want is to be out and about without the appropriate clothing. On the other hand, when the temperature drops, there’s nothing quite like having a...

Horse in snow

Horse, Outdoors

How To Get Your Horse & Yard Ready For Winter

During winter, when temperatures can drop to -9°C, the entire atmosphere and workload of the yard changes. The holding paddocks can freeze over; stable structures will need to become better insulated; emergency supplies will...

Little girl hugging her first horse

Horse, Riding

Tips For Buying Your First Horse (Or One For Your Kids)

So you’re thinking of taking the plunge and buying your first horse. Is it for yourself or for your children? Either way, it’s a hugely exciting time and one that will undoubtedly enrich your...

Women's country clothing

Outdoors, Riding

The Finest Women’s Country Clothing for Autumn 2017

Here at Country & Stable we understand that as the chillier weather comes round our customers need to have a great selection of autumn clothing. We’ve got an array of women’s jackets and coats...