#HorseHour

#HorseHour

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Join Amy Stevenson each week for #HorseHour, the global equestrian podcast. Each week features expert guests, personal stories and you, the stars of the equine community! Are you an Equestrian? Are you forever wanting to learn more? The #HorseHour Podcast is especially for you. Amy talks to the best in the industry about all things equestrian, everything from health and nutrition to saddles, tack and horsemanship. Honest interviews with famous riders, trainers, natural horsemanship experts, experienced professionals, all your questions will be answered! "I'm by no means an expert, simply a horse lover like you, so join me every week where we talk everything Equine. Heaven!" Join in the conversation on Twitter to share, advise and advertise at #HorseHour, Mondays 8pm GMT/3pm EST. Follow us @HorseHour and @AmyStevenson1

Episodes

UK's finest Mounted Police Horses & Officers  

Sergeant Craig Richards talks about the training the Mounted Police Horses go through, what it takes to be a mounted officer, whilst being operational these horses also make up the the 'Activity Ride' which you can see at events, they jump through fire, ride bareback whilst holding saddles in the air, the Activity Ride Riders are the most elite in the police force and Sergeant Craig leads it all. Follow the Mounted Team on twitter: @MetTaskForce Join in the conversation on Twitter just use #HorseHour, Mondays 8pm GMT/3pm EST. Follow us @HorseHour @AmyStevenson1

Side Saddle, Gymkhana & Adult Camp  

Tam Thompson is your every day rider and horse owner, just like us, but she made a decision to try as many new things with her horse as possible and blog about them! Tam's journey starts with beating confidence issues which led to her to try Side Saddle, then Gymkhana's and moving on to heading to 'Adult Camp'. Tam knows how to have fun with her horse and she shares her journeys on the #HorseHour Podcast. Join in the conversation on Twitter just use #HorseHour, Mondays 8pm GMT/3pm EST. Follow us @HorseHour @AmyStevenson1

What is Colic?  

Jo Suthers, Veterinary Surgeon at B&W Equine Vets explains what are the signs, symptoms and treatment of colic and how can we prevent our horse from suffering from colic. Should we walk our horse if they have colic, when do we know if it's colic, are some horses more prone to colic than others, is there anything we can do to stop our horses suffering from colic, and how long do we have when they colic before its really serious? All these questions answered plus more on the #HorseHour Podcast. Jo Suthers BVM&S MPhil CertES(soft tissue) DipECVS MRCVS, she obtained the RCVS Certificate in Equine Surgery (soft tissue) in 2011 and was awarded an MPhil for her research on survival after colic surgery and on risk factors for large colon torsion. Jo has worked as a treating vet at Aintree and Cheltenham racecourses, and Weston Park and Blenheim three-day events. Follow B&W Equine Vets on Twitter: @BWEquineVets visit their website: www.bwequinevets.co.uk Join in the conversation on Twitter just use #HorseHour, Mondays 8pm GMT/3pm EST. Follow us @HorseHour @AmyStevenson1

Amy's Head Injury: Losing my memory  

Our podcast host Amy had a nasty fall off her horse Blackjack and suffered a kick to the head. She lost her memory, yet managed to document how she was feeling and what she was going through. Listen to Amy's Story on the #HorseHour Podcast. Join in the conversation on Twitter just use #HorseHour, Mondays 8pm GMT/3pm EST. Follow us @HorseHour @AmyStevenson1

NEF: Dr Sue Dyson, Tack Fit & impact on horse  

Dr Sue Dyson is speaker at the National Equine Forum and discussed the tack fit and the impact on the horse. NEF: 250 delegates congregate in a stunning room once a year, along with a panel of experts within the Equestrian Industry. They discuss various topics that effect all Equestrians. Topics such as the effects of Brexit on the industry, the impact the increased business rates will have on equestrian businesses, the Thoroughbred Health Network and the National Equine Database, to name a few. The NEF's President is HRH Princess Anne who will be joining the Forum, along with DEFRA Minister, Lord Gardiner. Follow us on Twitter @HorseHour to see live updates all day of the conversations taking place within the National Equine Forum. Get involved, tweet us your thoughts and opinions on the subjects discussed. Just use #HorseHour and #NEF17 to join in the conversation

NEF: Lynn Petersen, CEO BHS, Changing Lives  

Lynn Petersen is speaking at the National Equine Forum about the new campaign created by the British Horse Society called Changing Lives Through Horses. A programme designed to help NEET young people (Not in Education, Employment or Training). Lynn explains the support offered to instructors who would like to take on the programme, how riding schools can get involved, and the overwhelming support the Changing Lives Through Horses offers young people. NEF: 250 delegates congregate in a stunning room once a year, along with a panel of experts within the Equestrian Industry. They discuss various topics that effect all Equestrians. Topics such as the effects of Brexit on the industry, the impact the increased business rates will have on equestrian businesses, the Thoroughbred Health Network and the National Equine Database, to name a few. The NEF's President is HRH Princess Anne who will be joining the Forum, along with DEFRA Minister, Lord Gardiner. Follow us on Twitter @HorseHour to see live updates all day of the conversations taking place within the National Equine Forum. Get involved, tweet us your thoughts and opinions on the subjects discussed. Just use #HorseHour and #NEF17 to join in the conversation

NEF: Professor Josh Slater: Infectious Diseases  

Professor Josh Slater is speaking at the National Equine Forum, explaining how to successfully deal with infectious diseases. Prof Josh Slater, Professor in Equine Clinical Studies, Royal Veterinary College. NEF: 250 delegates congregate in a stunning room once a year, along with a panel of experts within the Equestrian Industry. They discuss various topics that effect all Equestrians. Topics such as the effects of Brexit on the industry, the impact the increased business rates will have on equestrian businesses, the Thoroughbred Health Network and the National Equine Database, to name a few. The NEF's President is HRH Princess Anne who will be joining the Forum, along with DEFRA Minister, Lord Gardiner. Follow us on Twitter @HorseHour to see live updates all day of the conversations taking place within the National Equine Forum. Get involved, tweet us your thoughts and opinions on the subjects discussed. Just use #HorseHour and #NEF17 to join in the conversation

NEF: Bonny Millar, Sir Colin Spedding Award Finalist  

Bonny Millar is a finalist for the prestigious Sir Colin Spedding Award. Listen to her story. NEF: 250 delegates congregate in a stunning room once a year, along with a panel of experts within the Equestrian Industry. They discuss various topics that effect all Equestrians. Topics such as the effects of Brexit on the industry, the impact the increased business rates will have on equestrian businesses, the Thoroughbred Health Network and the National Equine Database, to name a few. The NEF's President is HRH Princess Anne who will be joining the Forum, along with DEFRA Minister, Lord Gardiner. Follow us on Twitter @HorseHour to see live updates all day of the conversations taking place within the National Equine Forum. Get involved, tweet us your thoughts and opinions on the subjects discussed. Just use #HorseHour and #NEF17 to join in the conversation

NEF: Maureen James, Sir Colin Spedding Award Finalist  

Maureen James is a finalist for the prestigious Sir Colin Spedding Award. Listen to her story. NEF: 250 delegates congregate in a stunning room once a year, along with a panel of experts within the Equestrian Industry. They discuss various topics that effect all Equestrians. Topics such as the effects of Brexit on the industry, the impact the increased business rates will have on equestrian businesses, the Thoroughbred Health Network and the National Equine Database, to name a few. The NEF's President is HRH Princess Anne who will be joining the Forum, along with DEFRA Minister, Lord Gardiner. Follow us on Twitter @HorseHour to see live updates all day of the conversations taking place within the National Equine Forum. Get involved, tweet us your thoughts and opinions on the subjects discussed. Just use #HorseHour and #NEF17 to join in the conversation

NEF: Dr Tim Parkin, Thoroughbred Health Network  

Dr Tim Parkin is speaking at the National Equine Forum, explaining the Thoroughbred Health Network. How the THN supports grass roots equestrians right up to the racing industry through their library of health issues and solutions. Dr Tim explains it all in this episode. NEF: 250 delegates congregate in a stunning room once a year, along with a panel of experts within the Equestrian Industry. They discuss various topics that effect all Equestrians. Topics such as the effects of Brexit on the industry, the impact the increased business rates will have on equestrian businesses, the Thoroughbred Health Network and the National Equine Database, to name a few. The NEF's President is HRH Princess Anne who will be joining the Forum, along with DEFRA Minister, Lord Gardiner. Follow us on Twitter @HorseHour to see live updates all day of the conversations taking place within the National Equine Forum. Get involved, tweet us your thoughts and opinions on the subjects discussed. Just use #HorseHour and #NEF17 to join in the conversation

NEF: Caroline Benoist, Effects of Bits  

Caroline Benoist, Manager of Research & Education, The Academy of Neue Schule, is speaking at the National Equine Forum and shares with us the effects of bits on the horses poll and mouth. NEF: 250 delegates congregate in a stunning room once a year, along with a panel of experts within the Equestrian Industry. They discuss various topics that effect all Equestrians. Topics such as the effects of Brexit on the industry, the impact the increased business rates will have on equestrian businesses, the Thoroughbred Health Network and the National Equine Database, to name a few. The NEF's President is HRH Princess Anne who will be joining the Forum, along with DEFRA Minister, Lord Gardiner. Follow us on Twitter @HorseHour to see live updates all day of the conversations taking place within the National Equine Forum. Get involved, tweet us your thoughts and opinions on the subjects discussed. Just use #HorseHour and #NEF17 to join in the conversation

NEF: Roly Owers, Panel Chairman  

Roly Owers, Chief Executive of World Horse Welfare, is Panel Chairman for the panel of experts and explains how the panel discussions work, who will be joining and what will be discussed. They will be discussing the impact of Brexit on the equine industry. Panel speakers include: Graeme Cooke DCVO UK, Defra Simon Cooper Operations Director, Weatherbys GSB Ltd Clare Salmon Chief Executive, British Equestrian Federation Nikki Newcombe Chair, BETA Board; Managing Director, Bliss of London NEF: 250 delegates congregate in a stunning room once a year, along with a panel of experts within the Equestrian Industry. They discuss various topics that effect all Equestrians. Topics such as the effects of Brexit on the industry, the impact the increased business rates will have on equestrian businesses, the Thoroughbred Health Network and the National Equine Database, to name a few. The NEF's President is HRH Princess Anne who will be joining the Forum, along with DEFRA Minister, Lord Gardiner. Follow us on Twitter @HorseHour to see live updates all day of the conversations taking place within the National Equine Forum. Get involved, tweet us your thoughts and opinions on the subjects discussed. Just use #HorseHour and #NEF17 to join in the conversation

NEF: Business Rates, Sarah Phillips BHS  

Sarah Phillips, Chief Operating Officer at British Horse Society, is speaking at the National Equine Forum explaining the issues with the increased business rates. How will they effect equestrian businesses and the impact particularly on riding schools. NEF: 250 delegates congregate in a stunning room once a year, along with a panel of experts within the Equestrian Industry. They discuss various topics that effect all Equestrians. Topics such as the effects of Brexit on the industry, the impact the increased business rates will have on equestrian businesses, the Thoroughbred Health Network and the National Equine Database, to name a few. The NEF's President is HRH Princess Anne who will be joining the Forum, along with DEFRA Minister, Lord Gardiner. Follow us on Twitter @HorseHour to see live updates all day of the conversations taking place within the National Equine Forum. Get involved in the conversation, tweet us your thoughts and opinions on the subjects discussed. Just use #HorseHour and #NEF17 to join in the conversation

What is The National Equine Forum?  

The National Equine Forum takes place annually in the most prestigious location in central London. Georgina Crossman joins us to explain what the NEF is all about, how it began and what we can expect from this years forum. 250 delegates congregate in a stunning room once a year, along with a panel of experts within the Equestrian Industry. They discuss various topics that effect all Equestrians. Topics such as the effects of Brexit on the industry, the impact the increased business rates will have on equestrian businesses, the Thoroughbred Health Network and the National Equine Database, to name a few. The NEF's President is HRH Princess Anne who will be joining the Forum, along with DEFRA Minister, Lord Gardiner. Follow us on Twitter @HorseHour to see live updates all day of the conversations taking place within the National Equine Forum. Get involved in the conversation, tweet us your thoughts and opinions on the subjects discussed. Just use #HorseHour and #NEF17 to join in the conversation

Is the Shetland Pony a good first pony?  

Troels Dalberg has always had a fascination with the Shetland Pony and found there was little information available on the breed. What is their History, what are their personalities like, how do they interact, how did they end up all over the world. He had many questions, so through his years or experience working with the breed, and countless months researching, Troels created the Shetland Pony Book. On the #HorseHour Podcast he shares with us all the magnificent wonders of the Shetland Pony Follow The Shetland Pony Book on Twitter: @shetlandbook Visit their website: shetlandponybook.com Join in the conversation on Twitter just use #HorseHour, Mondays 8pm GMT/3pm EST. Follow us @HorseHour @AmyStevenson1

Wocket Woy: Mattie Batchelor & Marc Goldstein  

It all started with two professional jump jockeys riding out on wet and cold mornings on the South Downs, messing about in front of the video camera, Wocket Woy & Batch, the internet sensation, was born. Mattie Batchelor & Marc Goldstein join us to talk about the making of Wocket Woy, how they were surprised by the response, how they are using their new found fame to promote good causes, charity and building confidence in young people. All round lovely guys, exceptional jockeys and great fun! Follow Wocket Woy on Twitter: @WocketWoyTeam Subscribe to their YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCcCTBpLTnNwkdgft693IElg Visit their website: wocketwoy.co.uk Join in the conversation on Twitter just use #HorseHour, Mondays 8pm GMT/3pm EST. Follow us @HorseHour @AmyStevenson1

Infectious Diseases: Strangles, Flu, Equine Herpes Virus  

Chris Wright, director at B&W Equine Vets explains about 3 infectious diseases, their signs, symptoms and treatment: Strangles, Flu and Equine Herpes Virus. How do these infectious diseases effect our horses, the way we treat them, how do we prevent them, what do we do if our horse is suffering from one of the diseases. How can livery yards deal with the effects of strangles, if you're breeding why should you be aware of EHV, plus lots more of detailed advice on the #HorseHour Podcast. Chris Wright BVSc CertVR Cert EM(IntMed) MRCVS is an Advanced Practitioner in Equine Internal Medicine and Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging and B&W Equine Group Director. Follow B&W Equine Vets on Twitter: @BWEquineVets visit their website: www.bwequinevets.co.uk Join in the conversation on Twitter just use #HorseHour, Mondays 8pm GMT/3pm EST. Follow us @HorseHour @AmyStevenson1

Rebecca Howard: Olympic Eventer for Canada  

Rebecca Howard represents Canada and succeeded as the Top Female Eventer at Rio 2016 Olympics. She is a rider, trainer and coach frequently holding clinics throughout the UK. Rebecca moved to the UK, basing herself at Lucinda Fredericks yard and she lets us into her world of eventing, training and horses. Rebecca shares some advice for aspiring eventers and her journey of competing at Rio. Follow Rebecca Howard on Twitter: @RHowardEquest Contact Rebecca: www.rebeccahowardequestrian.com Join in the conversation on Twitter just use #HorseHour, Mondays 8pm GMT/3pm EST. Follow us @HorseHour @AmyStevenson1

Windsor Carriages: London's Horse Drawn Taxis  

Rebecca Seear owns Windsor Carriages, a family company steeped in history and heritage. Their Horse Drawn Taxi licence stems back to the 1600's/ Rebeccas' family history is fascinating, she still has some horses who are now 35 years old who have been pulling carriages all their life. Rebecca shares the story of her family, the history of Horse Drawn Taxis and the work they do today. Follow Windsor Carriages on Twitter: @HorseDrawnTaxi Contact Rebecca: www.windsorcarriages.co.uk Join in the conversation on Twitter just use #HorseHour, Mondays 8pm GMT/3pm EST. Follow us @HorseHour @AmyStevenson1

#HorseHour Dressage Music Vol 1: Let It Go  

If you love dressage and have a passion for music then download the #HorseHour Dressage Music Podcast. On this episode Nick Reeve explains to Amy what you will get by downloading the brand new #HorseHour Dressage Music Podcast. Click to buy here: www.horsehour.co.uk/product/horsehour-dressage-music-vol-1/ Each month you'll get a full competition music piece professionally produced by Grand Prix music producer Nick Reeve. Our 25 minutes of pure dressage music includes... Test music (5 mins) - You can take this test to any British Dressage competition and use in any Dressage test. This test includes a vibrant selection of contemporary popular orchestral music, we have called it 'Let it Go'! Training Wheel (5 mins) - This is the perfect aid for practising your routine. It's repeat of the Test, with additional voice-over from Nick guiding you through the music helping you with your walk, trot and canter transitions right up to the final halt. The final 15 minutes is all practise music - enjoy and explore a variety of music for different gaits whilst schooling or hacking. Practise Trot (5 mins) Practise Walk (5 mins) Practise Canter (5 mins) Send us your favourite songs and Nick will create episodes for you to use at competitions or practise at home, which we all love! Tweet @HorseHour #DressageMusic or email team@horsehour.co.uk Join in the conversation on Twitter just use #HorseHour, Mondays 8pm GMT/3pm EST. Follow us @HorseHour @AmyStevenson1

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