Product feature – GutzBusta hay nets

GutzBusta have been making and using hay nets for their own horses for the past seven years. Until recently they’ve been marketing – and using – nets with 4cm and 3cm holes, but the very wet winter in 2016 meant that the hay was not as palatable as usual, and it was also a bit[…]Read More

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Rose-Hip Vital Equine

Fiona Todd’s old broody Zar, has rediscovered the spring in her hoof since she’s been on Rose-Hip Vital.. ‘I have a wonderful large Oldenburg mare in my paddock who has now reached the stately age of 20. Zar was retired from her showjumping career because of a torn sesamoid ligament, she’s always had a stifle[…]Read More

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Product review: Harry’s Horse Cool-Riderz Tights by Dannii Cunnane

I have been lucky enough to test ride a pair of Harrys Horse Cool-Riderz riding tights this month. While initially I wasn’t exactly thrilled with the idea, it’s not easy being a bigger lady wearing spandex, I was pleasantly surprised with how comfortable and flattering these riding tights are. I was expecting the tights to[…]Read More

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PRODUCT REVIEW: HORSEWARE SPORTZ-VIBE Massage Horse Rug

HubVibes writer, Dannii Cunnane, was lucky enough to test the Horseware Sportz-Vibe massage rug on her noble steed Dexter. Dexter is an off-the-track Thorough­bred who suffers shoulder and sacroiliac pain. Horseware rugs have been some of the best quality rugs available on the market for years, and they have gone one step further by producing[…]Read More

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Product review : Toxin Binder

Stance Equitec Toxin Binder Have you ever looked at your horse and thought that something just doesn’t look right? You’re feeding them the best feeds, they’re rugged, brushed, bathed regularly and their coat is still looking dull and off colour? Well, writes Shae Herwig, the Stance Equitec Toxin Binder might be the answer for you.[…]Read More

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Kask Helmet – Product review

Combining comfort, class and safety sounds like an impossibility for riding equipment, yet Kask have done it! An elegant, streamlined profile (with the option of a little bit of “bling” of course!), Kask has incorporated subtle yet very effective airflow vents into its design to prevent your noggin from overheating. This is a pretty important[…]Read More

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Product review: Equine Rider Accessories stock

Equestrian Hub’s rider extraordinaire, Shae Herwig, was lucky enough to try out a stock tie from Equine Rider Accessories. Here is what she had to say about the product. “As a dressage and show rider I love any opportunity to make myself and my horse stand out in a crowd so I was thrilled when[…]Read More

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Product Review – Anita Momentum Wire-Free Sports Bra

Product Review Fiona Todd reviews the Anita Momentum Wire-free Sports Bra Being blessed, or cursed, depending how you look at it with larger breasts, finding a bra to ride in can be problematic. If you are in the smaller boob community you probably can’t relate to the discomfort and pain it’s possible to experience as[…]Read More

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Product Review: SUPA-LICIOUS EQUINE TREATS AND PRODUCTS

Horse treats so good Fiona Todd was tempted to try them herself! My first thought as I opened the bags of treats was the beautiful smell! One great thing about horses is that they are obviously vegetarians and so any decent horsey treat should have a deliciously fruity smell – and taste. On our property we[…]Read More

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Product Review: Smeg-U-Later

Sheath cleaning – it may not the most glamourous or popular horse care procedure on the planet but it must be done.  Geldings can accumulate smegma along their sheath and penis which is a waxy mixture of oil, dirt and skin cells. Occasionally these can form beans (a hardened ball of smegma) that can lodge[…]Read More

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