3000 British horse and pony owners sought for research project.
Swedish car-maker Volvo makes headway on anti-collision system.
Discouraging crib-biters could be counter-productive, say scientists.
Should placings be withheld until after cross country, researchers ask.
Researchers assess mouths of 424 horses in study.
Right-handed riders tend to lean forward and carry their legs forward.
Performance unlikely to be affected by shoe status.
Horses that maintain ability to stand throughout illness have a much better prognosis – study.
Fluorescent or reflective riding gear helps, but let’s not forget the horse.
Caution advised when using such reins, particularly in transitions.
Suggestion safety equipment may have decreased serious injuries.
US scientists investigate crack micromotion in mechanical testing.
“Results make it extremely unlikely that horses have a preference.”
Some were at odds with established guidelines, say researchers.