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Horse Grooming

Braid Technique: Button Braid

Create a neat, stylish braid for showing this year with these easy to follow tips: Divide the hair neatly into sections, using a clip if necessary to keep the hair from falling back into place. In your first section, divide the hair into three equal parts. Take the outer piece of hair from the right and pull it tightly over so it becomes the centre strand. Do the same with the left hand side piece and repeat until you have braided to the end of the hair. Use a rubber... Read More

Give Horses Show-Worthy Coats

Get coats to look their best with our liquid products, developed especially for equine skin and hair. Our Show Coat Kit is ideal for any owner or shower looking to enhance the look of their horse’s coat. Groomers Show Coat Kit The Groomers Show Coat Kit comprises of 250ml bottles of the following products: Crown Coat with Royal Jelly contains very high levels of natural proteins, viamins and sugars for all round condition and general wellbeing. All of these ingredients combine to give the coat a soft texture and healthy shine... Read More

Braid Technique: Hunter Braid

Create a neat Hunter-style braid for Hunter competitions with these easy to follow tips: Divide the hair neatly into small sections, using a clip if necessary to keep the hair from falling back into place. In your first section, divide the hair into three equal parts. Take the outer piece of hair from the right and pull it tightly over so it becomes the centre strand. Do the same with the left hand side piece and repeat until you have braided to the end of the hair. Remember to keep... Read More

Keep Your White Horse Pristine

Do you have a show or an event coming up? We know that it is very difficult to keep white horses looking perfect, so we have devised a few tips and tricks to help with this issue. While you may not be able to stop horses from rolling in the field or caking themselves in mud, you can try to prevent staining and keep the coat in a presentable state after the incident has occurred. Keep light sheets on in pasture and stalls if need be to protect most of... Read More

Love Your Horse: Grooming Equipment

It wouldn’t be Valentines month without a treat for your horse, whether that is a nice brush down or some much-needed maintenance. We have selected a few choice pieces of grooming equipment that we think will really help. Andis SuperSpeed Horse Clipper Keep coats short and neat with this Andis clipper, specially designed with a large blade to make horse clipping much easier and faster. This clipper features a sealed motor for quiet operation and a durable outer casing to withstand any knocks it might get. Bentley Slip-Not Large Grooming... Read More

Braiding Tips

Achieve perfectly presented braids on manes and tails by following these helpful tips: Mist the hair with Plait n’ Go when you begin to give a better grip, easier management and a crisp finish. Section the mane in equal sections before you begin instead of doing one at a time and ending up with one braid smaller than the rest. Use bands or clips to ensure hair stays in the correct sections. Ensure the braid is tight for a sleek, professional look, and ensure that it starts as close to the neck... Read More

Equine Winter Sale

Our huge Equine Winter sale is currently taking place. New items are being added, so be sure to have a look at our offers while you can. Here is a selection of our favourite products: Bentley Whisk Dandy Brush This dandy brush is now half price, and is ideal for removing mud and dirt from coats. It features stiff, natural bristles made from Mexican Whisk and a sturdy wooden back. Bridleway Ladies Premium Jodhpurs These premium jodhpurs feature a contoured fabric seat and are made from 95% cotton. Choose from three flattering... Read More

Equine Clipper Essentials

Include these vital items in your grooming kit: Clippers: For a two-speed clipper with a wide blade, try the Andis Super Speed Horse Clipper. This quiet blade is fast and is ideal for trimming around face, ears and fetlocks. The Lister Liberty Field Pack includes the heavy duty Liberty clipper as well as vehicle leads, power pack and a charger for easy recharging outdoors. The clipper itself has an overload switch, a ventilated head and lasts for 2.5 hours when fully charged. Ideal for the mobile groom. Try the Moser Avalon Horse... Read More

10 Tips for Equine Winter Grooming

  Keep equine grooming simple this winter with our helpful advice: 1. Brush the horse off daily and check for any nicks or cuts hidden by mud. 2. If grooming outside and the horse is mostly clipped,  leave the rug folded over the horse’s quarters while you work. 3. Use turnouts with deep cuts and neck covers to keep the horse as clean as possible. If not clipped, use a lightweight rug which gives the same coverage. 4. For stubborn stains use water-less shampoos like Groomers Quick Wash Equine Shampoo for... Read More