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Summer

Monday, 9 July, 2018

Training in summer: what is the impact of heat on heart rate and performance?

- by Dr. Justine Guillaume, whom we thank a lot 🙂 - The heart rate is an important data of training, but it is easily impacted by external factors.  « Why does my horse’s heart rate increase with warm weather? » You probably already noticed that heat has a direct impact on your horse’s heart ...

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Monday, 28 May, 2018

How to manage the arrival of sunny days

Spring has arrived; the weather and temperatures are nicer! Unfortunately for horses, spring also means insects, diseases and allergies. It is up to us riders, to know them, recognize them and know the proper reaction to have. Insects Insects are a real scourge for horses with the arrival of sunny days. For some horses, ...

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Wednesday, 23 August, 2017

How to bring your horse back into work after a summer break?

Now that the holidays are over, it is time to go back to school/work. After sunbathing relaxed in a long chair for weeks, it is high time to get back in the saddle. Did your horse also enjoy a well-deserved vacation time? Here are some tips to best approach this period and prepare for ...

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Tuesday, 20 June, 2017

7 tips to protect your horse from heat wave

Over the past few days, we have been affected by an intense and durable heat wave. Several areas, with much above normal temperatures, have been placed on heat wave alert. Just like us, horses are suffering from this unusual heat. Whether our horse is kept in stalls or in pastures, it is important to ...

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