AskHQ: Flocking

Q: What are the different kinds of flocking in saddles? A: There are several types of flocking that are commonly used in saddles. Below are the main types: White wool…

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AskHQ: Saddle fit

Q: Can a badly fitting saddle cause behavioural problems in my horse? Answered by Farryn Day A: Absolutely! Along with correct trimming of the feet and regular dental work, the…

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EquestrianTrade

HQ caught up with Roxy and Jaili, the founders of the exciting new platform, EquestrianTrade.co.za. Why did you start your business? Both of us (Roxy and Jaili) are avid equestrians…

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The headcollar/halter

An invaluable piece of tack The headcollar/halter is a vital piece of equipment/tack when it comes to horses. It is useful for working with horses in the stable, and provided…

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What does face rubbing mean?

Q: My horse likes to rub his face on me after I've finished riding. Some say it's a bad habit and others say it's a sign of affection. What do…

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Bomber bits of the future

  [dropcap]A[/dropcap]pproximately six years ago, Bomber Nel of Bombers Equestrian Equipment, started to realise that with modern breeding and the genetic evolution in both European Warmbloods and Thoroughbreds came a…

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