The Thelwell Pony turns 70!
Learn all about how the Thelwell Pony came to life Norman Thelwell, the creator of the ‘Thelwell Pony’, loved drawing ... Read Article
Get ready for summer one hoof at a time
Farrier and TikToker Sam Dracott gives you five tips for keeping your pony’s feet in great shape this season You ... Read Article
Look out for Project Pony at Badminton
Cross-country fence to be sponsored by eventing project that supports talented young riders If you’re going to Badminton Horse Trials ... Read Article
Time to go green and protect the planet
Ten ways you can make a sustainable difference on the yard for Earth Day and beyond Earth Day takes place ... Read Article
Sashes, rugs and Easter eggs for pony showjumping champ
It’s eight wins out of nine for Tabitha Kyle at Pony of the Year Show Set over four days, the ... Read Article
Go arena cross-country jumping in a new competition
There’s still time to qualify for Anyone Can Event competition with Harry Hall and British Eventing If you’re aged 10 ... Read Article
Brothers keep it in the family and qualify for Hickstead
Two pony-mad brothers have qualified for pony showjumping at the Royal International Horse Show Brothers Alex Leggott, aged 9, and ... Read Article
Pony Club changes ruling on hat standards
Approved standards for riding hats updated for Pony Club competitions in 2023 Riding in Pony Club competitions this year? Make ... Read Article
Gain your BHS qualifications through Pony Club tests
Pony Club C+ Test offers new route into BHS Stage 2 qualification Interested in furthering your horsey knowledge or a ... Read Article
London teenager graduates from racing school
A 16-year-old rider from Brixton has graduated from the prestigious British Racing School in Newmarket After attending a residential week ... Read Article
Enter now to become a Pony Club Star
Get ready for showing this year with entries now open for the Search for a Star Pony Club series If ... Read Article
Fundraise the PONY way this Red Nose Day
Sorted your fundraising ideas out for Red Nose Day? If not, don’t worry as we’ve got it covered. Team PONY’s ... Read Article
Academy students race to career success
Two students from the Riding A Dream Academy win places on the British Racing School’s foundation course Students Kayanna, 16, ... Read Article
View rescued ponies online day and night!
Watch what charity’s equines get up to 24/7 through a live webcam The Mare and Foal sanctuary, which helps abandoned ... Read Article
Equestrian initiative supports Children’s Mental Health Week
British Horse Society programme for disadvantaged young people takes part in Children’s Mental Health Week Run by children’s mental health ... Read Article
Horsey half term fun!
Make the most of donkey madness at Bransby Horses this February half term Looking for things to do this February ... Read Article
Amber’s horsey wish comes true
After a tough battle with cancer, 10-year-old Amber’s dream came true when she met This Esme Back in September 2021, ... Read Article
A Christmas miracle for rescued equines
Three donkeys and a pony are on the road to recovery after being rescued by HAPPA and The Donkey Sanctuary ... Read Article
Equine charity release adorable Christmas animation
Brooke Action for Working Horses and Donkeys have released a super-cute animation featuring three equine characters ‘The Greatest Gift’ is ... Read Article
Ultimate guide: Decode your pony’s feed bags
Find out what the small print on your pony’s feed bag means right here! The information printed on your pony’s ... Read Article
Welsh wonder-pony takes the title at the SEIB Search for a star final!
Emily Hiscox and her adorable pony, Thistledown Elpaso, became the 2022 SEIB Search for a Star ridden champions Sixteen ponies ... Read Article
Awesome British Eventing discount for Pony Club members
Calling all Pony Club members – it’s time to have a go at eventing! Are you a Pony Club member, ... Read Article
Keep your pony’s diet in check with a little help from Mollichaff With so many different feeds available to buy ... Read Article
Awesome products to add to your Christmas wish list Touch of sparkle The Esme Luna riding hat from Charles ... Read Article
Showing success for RDA superstars
Excited competitors travelled from all over England to take part in the first Search for a Star Riding for the ... Read Article
Guy Williams and Alex Leggott – aka the Hulk and Batman – win Bolesworth’s Mini Major
PONY mag recommends that you wear an approved, fitted safety helmet at all times while riding. It was thrills aplenty ... Read Article
Rehomed Redwings ponies triumph at the Royal Norfolk Show
It was a super day of showing for the rehomed Redwings ponies as they dominated the rescue classes Redwings pony, ... Read Article
Success for school showjumping team!
Four superstar showjumping students from Cottesmore School in West Sussex won the National Schools Jumping Championships at Hickstead in an ... Read Article
Horsey days out this summer
HAPPA Book for specific days There’s loads going on at HAPPA this summer! Whether you fancy entering your dog in ... Read Article
Young supporter runs a whopping 60 miles for charity!
Pony-mad Oliver Phillips has run an amazing 60 miles to raise money for Redwings Horse Sanctuary Oliver, who’s 11 and ... Read Article
New product launched to stop your pony getting in a tangle!
Have you ever caught your reins in a gate while riding your pony? Or has he ever got his legs ... Read Article
Adorable foal receives a special royal blessing from the Queen
Her Majesty the Queen was super-happy after a foal born at Redwings Horse Sanctuary was named Monarch in honour of ... Read Article
Young showjumping star dazzles at her championship debut
Anya Dewey Clarke gave a super performance at the 128cm Winter Pony Finals winning both first and second place At ... Read Article
Get involved in Project WORMS!
Share your worming regime to protect the health of ponies in the future Vets have come together to launch Project ... Read Article
Laura Collett and London 52 make history with Badminton win
After a super-exciting weekend of eventing, the unstoppable duo took first place with a record-breaking score of 21.4 The competition ... Read Article
Winners crowned in Voltaire Design Badminton Grassroots Championships
It was an action-packed day at the biggest event on the amateur eventing calendar with fierce competition at Badminton The ... Read Article
A flying start for the first ever Pony Club Search for a Star event
Competitors at the very first SEIB Search for a Star competition enjoyed a fun-filled day of showing at Vale View ... Read Article
The future looks bright for Charley the foal
After a tough start to life, Charley’s luck changed when World Horse Welfare rescued her In June 2021, World Horse ... Read Article
PONY Magazine donates with every purchase
The April issue of PONY Magazine will come with a cute Willberry Wonder Pony pencil for every reader to raise ... Read Article
Hannah’s Willberry Wonder Pony
Where it all began From a very early age, Hannah Francis had a huge passion for horses. She grew up ... Read Article
Eight steps to tackle equine obesity
Keep your pony at a healthy weight with these top tips The arrival of Spring – and its lush grass ... Read Article
Nominate your fave yard to be Yard of the Year!
Voting is now open for the SEIB Yard of the Year Awards. Does your yard deserve to win? The SEIB ... Read Article
Charities join forces to rescue herd of pint-sized ponies
40 ponies start a new journey following a huge rescue mission Animal welfare charities have come together to rescue a ... Read Article
Miracle rescue foals, Ginny and Thor, enjoy new life at HorseWorld
When Thor and Ginny’s mums were rescued, nobody was sure whether they’d survive, but luckily both mums and foals are ... Read Article
Showjumping success on the cards for Eve McCoy
[Photo credit: emmpix.co.uk] Passion for equestrian sports certainly runs through Eve’s family The 14-year-old daughter of champion jockey AP McCoy, ... Read Article
Equine welfare charity rehomes more horses than ever
World Horse Welfare is celebrating because it’s smashed its record for rehoming rescue horses in 2021 World Horse Welfare ... Read Article
How much do you know about caring for barefoot ponies? Had a go at our barefoot quiz? Find out more ... Read Article
Ebony the mule turns 30!
One of Bransby Horses’ oldest residents celebrates milestone birthday Back in 1992, Ebony was found wandering the streets of Lincolnshire ... Read Article
A Christmas miracle for riding centre
After a tough battle over the last few years, Park Lane Stables has finally secured its future home in Teddington ... Read Article
Are you rugging right?
Nine things to think about before rugging your pony this winter When the weather takes a turn for the worse, ... Read Article
A wonderful Christmas time
Get into the festive spirit and support an equine charity this Christmas Looking for some festive fun this weekend and ... Read Article
Care for your golden oldie
Look after your senior pony with a little help from science and Spillers Spillers’ latest research has helped scientists have ... Read Article
Riding School of the Year announced
Has your riding school come out on top? The Equestrian Business Awards was launched in 2020 with the aim of ... Read Article
Watch out, sycamore seeds about!
Five ways to keep your pony safe from eating sycamore seeds Did you know that sycamore seeds can be poisonous ... Read Article
The magical My Little Pony gallery
London’s National Gallery has created an amazing interactive experience, which transforms ten of their most famous horse paintings into My ... Read Article
A bright future for Blue Cross Shetland pony, Doolittle
Rescued miniature Shetland pony Doolittle hasn’t had the easiest start to life, but luckily, he’s now thriving under the care ... Read Article
The British Horse Society announces Pony Stars
Looking for a super-fun way to boost your pony know-how and make new friends? Pony Stars could be the perfect ... Read Article
FEI Awards 2021 – Who’s got your vote?
[Photo credit: FEI/Liz Gregg] Two Team GB Olympic and Paralympic champions have been shortlisted for the FEI Awards 2021 The ... Read Article
Equine charity launches exciting new podcast series
Redwings Horse Sanctuary launches its brand-new podcast so supporters can hear all about the charity’s residents Redwings Horse Sanctuary has ... Read Article
Slimmers’ Club set to tackle obesity in ponies
The Spillers Slimmers’ Club is launched to help overweight ponies Did you know, if a pony’s overweight it can be ... Read Article
PONY Big Day Out 2021
Get the low-down on the most exciting event of the year At 9.30am on Saturday 18 September, the gates to ... Read Article
Lou Lou’s still loving life at 30
Photo: Mandy Meadows Photography New Forest pony Lou Lou’s still going strong and winning rosettes at the grand old age ... Read Article
Gemma Tattersall’s brilliant Bicton win
[Gemma Tattersall and Chilli Knight © FEI/Libby Law Photography] Eventer Gemma Tattersall won her first 5* comp riding Chilli Knight ... Read Article
Bamboo the shetland hits half a century
Is Bamboo the oldest pony in the UK? Uplands Way Vets are celebrating veteran horses and ponies throughout September with ... Read Article
Team Gold for Great Britain at Tokyo 2020!
Sophie Wells and Don Cara M © British Equestrian / Jon Stroud Media Great Britain wins the team gold medal ... Read Article
Lee and Natasha set up Team GB for team music success
Sir Lee Pearson and Breezer © BEF / Jon Stroud Media Today marked the first round of the team dressage ... Read Article
SUPERB SILVER FOR NATASHA BAKER
World number three, Natasha Baker, takes the silver medal in the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Grade III individual dressage Day two ... Read Article
Team GB’s Paralympic riders collect the full set!
Sophie Wells and Don Cara M © BEF / Jon Stroud Media After the first day of Tokyo 2020 Paralympic ... Read Article
Equestrian sports come out on top
Photo credit: Victoria Shapiro / Shutterstock.com Equestrian sports are the most accessible to people affected by a disability Parasport’s a ... Read Article
Saddle up, help save lives!
Take part in a virtual seven-mile charity ride This Saturday and Sunday, 21 and 22 August, the Kent Surrey Sussex ... Read Article
Matty’s transformation tale
Abandoned, sick foal turns into a super-star in the show ring Back in 2013, a passer-by found an abandoned eight-week-old ... Read Article
Team GB are off to a flying start in Olympic eventing
[Oliver Townend and Ballaghmor Class lead on 23.60 after dressage] © BEF / Jon Stroud Media Laura Collett and Oliver ... Read Article
Sanctuary donkeys find a new way to chill out
The Donkey Sanctuary are keeping their herd cool and refreshed with epic icy treats It’s super-important to keep cool and ... Read Article
Windrush Equestrian Foundation partners with Ebony Horse Club
This brand-new partnership will aim to build new pathways into eventing for its members Windrush Equestrian Foundation has announced its ... Read Article
Charlotte Dujardin and Gio win bronze behind German one-two at Tokyo 2020
Photo credit: Charlotte and Gio score 88.543% to take the individual bronze medal © BEF / Jon Stroud Media The ... Read Article
Team GB dressage riders scoop bronze at Tokyo 2020
Photo credit: Carl Hester and En Vogue earn 78.344 in a nail-biting team final © BEF / JON STROUD MEDIA ... Read Article
Air conditioning and misting fans – how the horses keep cool in Tokyo
Famous for its hot and humid climate, keeping athletes – human and equine – cool is a big focus of ... Read Article
Top five totally gross things about ponies
We list the five ickiest things about caring for a pony – and yes, a lot of it involves poo! ... Read Article
Horses take to the sky ahead of Tokyo 2020
Find out how Olympic equine super-stars make their way to Tokyo The idea of horses on a plane might seem ... Read Article
Can you spot an overweight pony?
Find out whether you’re able to spot an overweight equine with Spillers’ online test Keeping your pony at a healthy ... Read Article
Ponies take a trip back to school
Equine therapy sessions are being offered at a secondary school to support learning and mental health following the Covid-19 pandemic. ... Read Article
Tokyo 2021 Showjumping nominations updated
Photo: Jon Stroud British Equestrian and British Showjumping have released their updated short-list for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic showjumping team ... Read Article
Suffolk Punch is foal jumping for joy
Rare Suffolk Punch foal Rancher has made a full recovery from a broken leg Two-week-old Rancher, a rare Suffolk Punch ... Read Article
Summer of Safety set to be a success
BETA’s Summer of Safety campaign hopes to raise awareness for the important of safe equipment to protect you and your ... Read Article
Surprise arrival at the Mare and Foal Sanctuary
Solar made an unexpected arrival at the sanctuary this week Rescue pony Sandy gave birth to a healthy colt foal, ... Read Article
Five ways to know your pony’s the yard fave
Is your pony the most popular on the yard? Find out here! There are totally perfect ponies on every yard ... Read Article
Thelwell ponies brought to life in live-action feature
Blenheim Films will bring beloved Thelwell ponies to life in Merrylegs the Movie Independent film company Blenheim Films has announced ... Read Article
Redwings rescued pony becomes a TV star
Escape to the Farm had a very special star in Gilbert, a rescued pony from Redwings Gilbert, a rescued six-year-old ... Read Article
Emmie Horner is NAF’s Shining Star for May!
Photo: Landscapes and Horses Ten-year-old Emmie Horner has been awarded the NAF Shining Star for May A young equestrian super-star ... Read Article
Redwings’ popular online show is back for 2021!
Redwings Horse Sanctuary has brought back their super-popular online show for 2021 – and there’s a very special guest judge! ... Read Article
Tokyo 2020 eventing nominations are in!
British Equestrian and the British Eventing selectors have confirmed their picks for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic eventing team The nine ... Read Article
Brooke’s My Hackathon back for 2021!
This awesome hacking challenge is back for 2021 and it’s the perfect way to enjoy a summer of fun with ... Read Article
Rescued ponies named in honour of NHS heroes
Some rescued ponies have been named after NHS hospitals to celebrate their hard work throughout the Covid-19 pandemic In November ... Read Article
Brand-new eventing series to launch in 2021
Are you looking for a new challenge to try with your fave pony? This awesome unaffiliated eventing league could be ... Read Article
Spring has sprung at The Donkey Sanctuary!
The first super-cute foal of 2021 has been born at The Donkey Sanctuary’s base in Sidmouth, Devon It’s official – ... Read Article
Five horsey shows that are totally binge-worthy
Photo credit: Netflix/Free Rein Kick back and relax watching one of these awesome horsey series! What better way to relax ... Read Article
Strangles Awareness Week 2021
Learn all about Strangles and how it affects ponies all over the UK with the 2021 Strangles Awareness week Ever ... Read Article
Badminton Horse Trials 2021 Cancelled
Photo credit: Kit Houghton The team at Badminton Horse trials announce the cancellation of this year’s event It’s with great ... Read Article
2021 BE Pony Development Squad announced
British Eventing (BE) has revealed the horse and rider combinations that will be joining the British Eventing Pony Development Squad ... Read Article
5 signs you’re a total dressage diva
Can you relate to these five things that dressage devotees do? Is dressage your fave sport ever? Do you dream ... Read Article
Six signs your fave pony’s a real-life unicorn!
Uncover whether your fave pony’s a unicorn in disguise… Do you ever look at your fave pony and feel like ... Read Article
Max the donkey finds true friendship after heartbreak
The Donkey Sanctuary have found 20-year-old donkey Max the perfect friend following his heartbreak over losing his best friend Rosie ... Read Article
Become a Horsey Hero with Redwings
While the doors remain closed to visitors at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, the charity has come up with a fun and creative ... Read Article
New horsey video game to be released
The popular Netflix series Spirit: Riding Free is getting it’s own video game! You’ll get to play as Lucky and ... Read Article
Newmarket Pony Academy set to Launch in 2021
While Newmarket might be the home of UK horseracing, there are plenty of young people in its home county of ... Read Article
Star Stable: Mistfall
Check out this awesome new animated series coming to a screen near you! Fans of Star Stable Online are in ... Read Article
Hack5 this Bank Holiday weekend
If you’re looking for something awesome to do over the Bank Holiday weekend, why not go for a fun hack ... Read Article
Student celebrates “massive” showjumping win
A talented young rider has her sights set on a showjumping career after taking first place in a national schools’ ... Read Article
Ponyo Horsewear is up for an award!
Awesome rug brand, Ponyo, has been shortlisted as a finalist for the Start-up of the Year category at the Great ... Read Article
Harry Hall Heroes shortlist has been announced!
Harry Hall has been asking equestrians to nominate their fave venue, club or yard! The winners will receive an awesome ... Read Article
We’re magazine of the year!
PONY mag is officially awesome – we’ve just won Magazine of the Year (Children’s) in a national competition! PONY wowed ... Read Article
Launch your Quest online
Keen dressage riders can now get involved in the popular British Dressage (BD) Quest competition series online! BD Quest members ... Read Article
Star judge for art comp
YouTube star This Esme is to be a guest judge for a charity art competition! Esme will be helping decide ... Read Article
Ponies at a charity’s rescue and rehoming centre have received a special delivery of tasty food! Baileys Horse Feeds donated ... Read Article
Condition without fizz
New Baileys Ease & Excel Cubes are specially designed to supply slow-release calories to ponies who need to gain weight, ... Read Article
It’s time to grab your gel pens, paints or crayons and show off your artistic talents! Charity Brooke is holding ... Read Article
Get snap happy!
If you’ve taken any awesome photos of your fave pony during lockdown, why not enter them for a national competition? ... Read Article
Your chance for eventing glory
Top riders Charlotte Dujardin, Carl Hester and Scott Brash are just some of the stars supporting a virtual three-day event ... Read Article
Amber’s Pony Tales writing competition
Vivien Williams, 10 from Lancashire put pen to paper to relive one of her fave horsey memories for a writing ... Read Article
Bid for Valegro!
An online charity auction is giving fans of star dressage horse Valegro the chance to own a mini version of ... Read Article
If you’ve got loads of extra time on your hands, why not get creative and enter an awesome writing competition? ... Read Article
Dancer finds her feet again – at the age of 33
A 33-year-old pony who was saved from the slaughterhouse as a youngster has made an incredible recovery from a foot ... Read Article
Keep calm and care for your pony
Make sure your pony gets the care he needs over the next few weeks. With your school closed for the ... Read Article
Important update about PONY Mag’s Big Day Out
In response to recent developments regarding the Coronavirus outbreak, we’re unable to run the event and have had to postpone ... Read Article
Industry award for Richard
Richard Cleeve, Chairman and founder of NAF, a leading equestrian products company, was given a standing ovation when he was presented ... Read Article
Win £1,000 for your riding team or club
Don’t miss the chance to win £1,000 for your riding team or fave club to spend on new kit or ... Read Article
Make a difference
Are you a member of a Riding Club who has loads of awesome ideas to share? British Riding Clubs is ... Read Article
Don’t miss PONY The Annual 2020
Wow! PONY The Annual 2020 has 102 all-new pages and is packed with amazing pony care know-how, useful riding tips, ... Read Article
Brilliant Burghley offers!
Heading to Burghley Horse Trials this weekend? Make sure you head to the PONY mag stand! Receive a free This ... Read Article
Pony Club Champs abandoned
The 2019 Pony Club Championships will not take place because heavy rain has made it impossible for competitors to get ... Read Article
An adorable spotty donkey called Dotty is the latest Redwings Horse Sanctuary resident to join the charity’s adoption scheme. Three-year-old ... Read Article
Top eventer shares her horse-care tips
Famous event rider Mary King is helping a national charity improve the lives of horses and ponies. The top rider ... Read Article
Have you read The Racehorse Who Learned to Dance?
The Racehorse Who Learned to Dance is the third book in Clare Balding’s exciting series about Charlie and her racehorse ... Read Article
Young endurance champion crowned
Maddie Pomroy is celebrating after being crowned the 2019 Endurance GB Young Rider Champion. Maddie, who’s from Suffolk, landed the ... Read Article
Keep your pony happy and healthy when the sun shines with a little help from Aniwell Warm, sunny days are ... Read Article
Seek out a silver ticket
The hunt is on to find special silver tickets that could win you and a friend an amazing trip to ... Read Article
Get snap happy
Photo credit: Freddy Jones, Grass Snake Pond Dipping If you love taking photos of your fave pony, why not enter ... Read Article
Free course walk with Mary King at Badminton
Heading to Badminton? Join us and Baileys Horse Feeds and walk the cross-country course with Mary King! Register at the ... Read Article
Vote for your fave animal pic
The RSPCA needs your help to choose the winner of an exciting photography competition! All you need to do is ... Read Article
Kids go free at Royal Bath & West Show
Tickets are now on sale for the Royal Bath & West Show, and children go free during the May half-term, ... Read Article
Kick off the festive season with a trip to Olympia! Superstar riders, dazzling displays, racing Shetland ponies and heaps of ... Read Article
For one week only, buy PONY The Annual 2019 and a children’s Navy Glitzy Unicorn t-shirt for just £20, saving ... Read Article
Spirit Riding Free on Pop
Spirit Riding Free is a brilliant series about Lucky and her horse Spirit. When Lucky moves from the city to ... Read Article
Liverpool International Horse Show Amazing Back to School Group Offer!
Celebrate the end of 2018 with a trip to the Liverpool International Horse Show, and save money with a fantastic ... Read Article
PONY THE ANNUAL 2019 IS AVAILABLE TO PRE-ORDER NOW!
Pre-order PONY the Annual 2019 today and save over 20% on orders placed by 30 September 2018. This years must-have ... Read Article
Get set for Pony Club camp!
Have a fun time at Pony Club camp with our brilliant tips… Pony Club camp is one of the highlights ... Read Article
We’re all going on a summer holiday!
So, you’re going on a riding holiday? Check out Jenny Richardson’s top packing and prepping tips before you go! Riding ... Read Article
Meet Paige, the new face of Aztec Diamond Equestrian
The super-successful fashion brand, Aztec Diamond Equestrian are set to launch their girls’ range this spring, featuring showjumper Paige Wright Paige, ... Read Article
Check out #theEVENTINGcrowd!
The newly launched #theEVENTINGcrowd is a super-fun members’ club for people who love the thrill of eventing, giving members the exciting opportunity to learn from professional British event riders. Read Article
PONY The Annual 2018 is available to order now!
Have you got your hands on the latest PONY Annual yet?! Read Article
Horses and ponies in need
Horse&Rider and PONY magazines are delighted to have been able to donate to a number of equine charities in 2016, ... Read Article
PONY The Annual 2017 is here!
It's official – the latest Annual is now available on the PONY Shop! Read Article
A new mum for Breeze
Read this adorable story about what happened when a newborn foal was found wandering around, after being abandoned by his mother. Read Article
Dottie the super cute miniature foal!
Check out these SUPER cute photos of miniature foal Dottie and her owner having a play around the yard. She really is adorable! Read Article
Tribute to Colonel
As we reported in October PONY Magazine, Duggie and Soloman’s friend Colonel was sadly put down following illness. Here we present a tribute to our favourite mini Shetland, written by the person who knew him best, Kate. He’ll be missed not only by the boys, but by everyone at PONY Magazine. Read Article