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PONY’s guide to studs

It’s a good idea to use studs when you’re jumping on grass, particularly if it’s slippery. Find out how to get started here Read Article

7 hunter trial tips!

Planning on heading to a hunter trial this year? Check out our seven top tips to make the day run smoothly! Read Article

16 best ever cross country tips!

Jumping cross country is a massive thrill! Here are 16 of the best EVER XC tips to help you (and your pony) get the most out of the experience! Read Article

The importance of body language

Check out how your body language can affect how your pony learns Read Article

Teach yourself lateral work: more leg-yield tips!

Did you see our feature all about leg-yielding in September PONY magazine? We bring you some more top tips here. Read Article

Hot bloods, cold bloods and natives

Here are some pointers for you to discover the type of pony you ride or own, and how to get the most out of riding them. Read Article

Hacking problems: solved!

There’s nothing better than going out on a long summer hack with your friends, but it can be worrying if your pony misbehaves. We problem-bust some common issues Read Article

Giving the right signals

Very few of us can hack out without coming across a road, and knowing the correct signals to communicate with other road users is mega-important. Here are the must-know signals you need! Read Article

Open a gate without getting off

Having trouble opening and closing gates while on your pony out hacking? Don't worry, PONY shows you how! Read Article

PONY’s guide to studs

It’s a good idea to use studs when you’re jumping on grass, particularly if it’s slippery. Find out how to get started here Read Article

5 top jump-off tips

Always wanted to know how to ace a jump-off? We share our five top tips with you. Good luck! Read Article

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