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Horse/Pony For Sale/Loan


Pony for Loan Gorgeous 13.1hh gelding. Rodney loves jumping and hacking. Friendly and easy as lives out. Looking for someone to love him and have fun. To stay at current yard in Mowsley. Tel: Karen 07747 628408 CC Apr20


Outgrown 13.2hh Chestnut mare.  Present owners 5 years, all PC activities, ridden all over half term, sound safe hack, was once registered with BSJA. 25 years young, to approved home only.  Tel: 07879 845096 Apr20

Horse for Hacking / Schooling in Stoke Albany. Available to hack/possibly school 1-3 x a week, can be flexible. Ideally previous horse owner. Not novice ride but very good in heavy traffic. £50pcm contribution. Tel: 07714 138216 March20

For loan: 16.1hh chestnut mare to a hacking/light schooling/jumping home (rider under 11 stone). Experienced horse who is easy to do in all ways. Please call/text Lucy on 07949 609888 Apr20

Pablo’s Horse Sanctuary Reg. Charity No. 1116394.  Based at Long Clawson, Leics. Are you able to help, either through donations, fundraising or to give your time at the stables? Currently have horses, ponies, goats, pigs, chickens and sheep. Re Horse welfare issues contact Carole Fielding on 07745 628684 or Andrea Leavis 07786 764453. OG

Horse/Pony Wanted

Looking for Semi Retired Horse – 14.2hh or Above for gentle hack once a week. To move yards to Leicester. Must be very quiet to ride. Tel:  07873 866028 March20

WANTED:  15.2hh (approx.) Safe family horse for 13 year old girl to progress on to for all PC activities.  Experience farm home with other horses.  Tel: 07879 845096 Apr20


 None at present

Saddlery & Clothing

Cliff Barnsby Brown Working Hunter Saddle 17” wide fit, straight cut to show shoulder off but plenty of support for jumping and comfy for everyday hacking. Immaculate condition. £275. Tel: 07771 646120 March20

Mark Todd wrap around warm exercise sheet £10. Rugs 6'6:-stable rug medium weight £10, MW quilted stable rug £10, stable rug warm wooly lining £15, Weather Beeta stable rug HW, warm deep rug with neck £35. Turnouts 6'6:- LW Loveson £10, LW Mark Todd £20, Rambo HW half neck, slight repair £30, Premier Equine HW detachable hood £45. All professionally cleaned and reproofed. Tel: 01536 790480 / 07767 157311 March20

Two 5’9” Red Check Summer Sheets used twice. £20 each. One 5’92 woollen day rug, navy. £20. Free, lonely guinea fowl looking for a home with others. Tel: 07714 146923 March20

Equestrian Services 


Conker Tree Farm, Pilton. Horse and smallholder transport across Europe and the UK* Fully Defra registered and insured. Poultry and small pet boarding. Hatching eggs, growers and POL. Contract:  07805 775880 or find us on Facebook CC OG

MD Farrier Services Mike D'Arcy DipWCF I currently have a limited number of spaces available on my books to take on new clients. If you are interested please contact me on 07595 461133 or FB. Apr-May20

Happy Hooves Could you do with an extra pair of hands on a regular or occasional basis? With over 40 years’ practical equine experience, I am able to offer a bespoke, reliable service to meet your requirements. Stable management. Grooming and clipping. Exercising. Tel: Clare Noble 07540 768484 CC March20

Lester Ford DipWCF Farrier Rutland / Northants / Leicestershire. Tel: 07880 968489 Apr19-March20

Birkby Veterinary Physiotherapy. Physiotherapy for humans, horses and dogs, covering Leicestershire and Northamptonshire. Sarah Yeates Chartered Physiotherapist, ACPAT physiotherapist and RAMP registered. Contact: 07805343379, or PM: birkbyvetphysio on facebook. March-Aug20

T P Hinch, Paddock Maintenance  All types of fencing, hedge and tree work, groundwork and shed construction. Top quality work, competitive rates. Call Tom 07825 840350 OG

Michael Lees DipWCF Farrier Covering Leicestershire and surrounding areas. Professional and reliable. Tel: 07892 993542 OG

Clipping, Trimming, Mane & Tail Pulling, Plaiting for Shows Top class turn out with attention to detail. Tel: Sarah Holton 07711 824190 OG

Jane Williamson, Freelance Instructor. BHSAI plus Stage 4 Riding and SM Registered. Proven success coaching competition riders in dressage and eventing. DBS cleared and fully insured. Positive, sympathetic approach to help riders of all ages and abilities improve their skills and confidence. For more information please tel 07778 347606 or email   OG

Freelance Groom Available for riding, yard cover, house sitting, HGV driver, show preparation, clipping etc. Please call Stuart Ward 07790 885789 anytime. OG

Nancy Plant Veterinary Physiotherapy  Qualified BSc Veterinary Physiotherapy and member of the National Association of Veterinary Physiotherapy. Physiotherapy can be used to prevent, maintain and rehabilitate musculoskeletal conditions and injuries. All horses, including leisure horses, the retired and elderly, benefit from Physiotherapy to aid performance and physical wellbeing. Treatments include manual therapies, electrotherapies and exercise prescription. Contact Nancy on 07415238096 or OG

Richard Geldard Animal Communicator & Medium Equine and pet communication, photograph readings, animal Reiki mediumshipTel: 07947 840461 Mar20

The Riders Coach Are you ready to face your riding fears? Become the confident you! Together we can reach your goal.  6 week confidence building riding course.  Let us help you achieve your riding goals and face your anxieties head on.  Call or text Matt on 07930 399637  Mar20

  Dressage Test Preparation with British Dressage listed judge and trainer. Positive, confidence giving feedback on your dressage test riding. Improve your horse’s way of going, your ringcraft, mind-set, enjoyment and scores. One to one from Intro to Medium level. Contact: 07813 276642 CC  OG


  McTimoney Animal Chiropractor Anna Tyler, MAA, Msc, PgDip. McTimoney therapy uses quick precise chiropractic adjustments to relieve muscle tension/spasm so maximising the range of motion in skeletal joints to promote optimum health and performance. Contact me on 07860926619 or CC OG


PW Rural Services – Paddock Maintenance and Stable Repairs Paddock and Estate Maintenance. Grass Cutting and Topping. Chain Harrowing and Rolling. Fertilizer and Grass Seed Spreading. Overgrown Paddocks Cleared. Haymaking and Small Baling. Saw Bench and Log Splitting. Post Hole Boring. Stable and Field Shelter Repairs. Fence and Gate Repairs. Contact: Peter Wattam 07860 524642 /  CC OG

  Ginny Patterson The Horse Listener Equine communication: Equine facilitated mindfulness coaching: Reiki & animal communication workshops: Reiki & crystal therapy for animals. Call: 07802 317852. Email: Facebook @ginnypatterson.thehorselistener  Website:  CC OG


Equine Dental Technician. Louisa Fear EqDT. Tel: 07855 482 931. You have regular dental check ups and so should your horse. Defra and RCVS level 2 qualified. Member of the British Association of Equine Dental Technicians. Visit my website at OG CC

  Ruggles Rug Washing Reproofing and Repairs Collection/delivery service within 12 miles of Loddington LE7 9XE for 5+ rugs. Contact 01572 717447 / 07920 855562 or e-mail CC OG


David Horton Dip WCF Registered Farrier Trained in South Leicestershire, I am experienced in shoeing and trimming a wide range of horses, ponies and donkeys. If you would like to contact me or make an appointment please telephone: 07841 343631 email: website: Registered with FRC and a member of NAFB&AE CC OG

Susie’s Rugwash All types of horse rugs washed, reproofed and repaired. Plus dog beds, duvets etc,etc.  Fast efficient service.  Collection available for 10+ rugs. Drop off any time at: The Grange, Cranoe, Market Harborough LE16 7SW or if more convenience. The Meadows Livery Yard, Kilby Road, Fleckney. Any queries please ring Susie Bowie 07880 715574 CC OG

  Calm and Collected Kay Willoughby SEBC PTC Equine Behaviour Consultant. Working with you to restore the balance in a language your horse understands. Tel: 01858 575630  Mobile: 07734 927932 Email: Web: CC OG


CJ Sweepers Ltd Delivery of Stone and any aggregates.  We take your muck away. Contact: CJ Sweepers 01858 288009 Email: Web:  QP OG

  H J Equine Transport Based in Northamptonshire so is ideally placed to provide transport for your horse throughout the UK. Offering a reliable, professional and safe journey for your horse and pony. CCTV monitors mean we can see your horse throughout its’ journey to ensure it is travelling comfortably in our rear travelling Equi-Trek Sonic.  Fully insured for any accidents or breakdown. Defra registered. Also available, Ifor Williams 511 Trailer for self-drive day hire or for longer periods. For a quote, please call Henry 07780 627540 / 07949 482966  or email: QP OG


Antonia Wills – SMS Qualified Saddle Fitter and BE Accredited Trainer “specialising in comfort for horses and riders”. Jumping, Dressage, GP and Pony Saddles available, representing most major saddle brands. Made To Measure Service if required. Large selection of Used Saddles listed on website. On-site checking and flocking Service. ** Now Available for jumping and flatwork lessons at your yard – specialised individual tuition to help you develop your horse’s potential. Tel: 07941 512933 E: QP OG

Ecospin Laundry Service We Clean, Reproof and Repair Horse Rugs and other equestrian related equipment, with a Collection & Delivery Service. Standard clean  1 for £8 - 3 for £20. Clean / reproof   1 for £13 – 3 for £35. Rockingham Forest Riding Club members benefit from further discounts.  Tel: 01536 411906 or email QP OG

Jane Boulton Rug Repair & Cleaning Service. All types of horse rugs, boots, numnahs etc. Repaired and cleaned. Speedy professional service, special price for multi orders. Zips for jackets and clothing and heavy duty mending. Rugs can be dropped off at Welland Valley Feeds or home, I will contact you on completion. Tel 01858 525509 / 07866 889280 QP OG

TNR Haulage Ltd Horse Transport Megan Bills. Fully insured and Defra approved, 3.5 tonne 2 horse lorry. We ensure that your horse arrives safely, stress free and on time at a competitive rate. Katie Wallace reviewed TNR Haulage Ltd 5***** 2 July Highly recommend. Amazing service and very professional. Call: 07557 772076 QP OG

Equestrian Miscellaneous

Animat – High Quality Rubber Stable Mats High density, heavy duty, 100% recycled, 7 year manufacturer’s warranty. Smooth fit, no bending or curling. Non-slip, easy sweep pebble top finish. 12’ x 12’ stable floor from £230 delivered. Tel: 01327 300395 QP OG

Finer Stables Manufacturers and suppliers of bespoke equestrian buildings. Delivery and installation available throughout the UK. Handmade by trained joiners using the highest quality timbers. Field shelters, stables and barns to suit all budgets. email: Tel: 01455 209893 / 07709 315438 QP OG

Equine Bereavement We provide a respectful equine collection and cremation service, we handle your horse or pony with the upmost care and compassion. Equine Bereavement Service 01536 763230 Mobile 07540 766845.Our promise is to be respectful in the collection, transportation and licensed disposal of your Horse or Pony QP OG

Covertec Structures Ltd Make to measure windbreaks, roller blinds and roll over trailer sheets.  Quality assured and affordable. Based in Lutterworth, Leicestershire.  Call us on 01455 698565 or email  HP Mar20

Lee Roberts Arenas, Gallops, Surface Email: / Tel: 07968 391224 FP OG


Liveries, Grazing, Land & Property

Welham Lane Organic DIY Livery Yard at Great Bowden will have some spaces early April. Individual turnout, light airy stables. Manege, excellent hacking, trailer/lorry parking. Call Mary 07712 557721 Apr20

3 Acre Pony Paddock with Water to Let Near East Farndon. Reputable people only. References required. Tel: 07850 942094 Apr20


For Rent 6 horse stable block with lockable tack room, lighting, gallops and 5-6 acres turnout. £1050 per month with hay and straw. More turnout acres available if required at an extra cost. In the Langton area. Tel: 07803 744284 CC Apr20


COMPETITION HORSES - MARK WILLIAMS Family run business, specialising in Showjumping. We have spaces available for schooling and competition liveries, to iron out any problems or provide a good introduction to jumping. All enquiries welcome. Contact Mark 07702 739600 or email  Facebook - Competition horses - Mark Williams. Based in Braunston (Rutland) QP March20

DIY Livery Available, Welford, Northants Year round turn out. Own paddock. Stable. Straw included. Haylage or hay available. Fantastic hacking. UK Chasers course within easy hacking distance. Flood lit manege with jumps. Walker. Wash box with hot water and spa. Near to Pytchley hunt and Fernie Hunt. Rug rack in each stable. Tack room and feed room. Secure access. Washing machine. Call/text 07970 822798 for details CC Apr20

Stables to Let on friendly, DIY livery yard. Situated 5 miles from Market Harborough, 5 miles from Desborough. Large floodlit school, barn style stables, all year turnout. Excellent hacking. Tel: 07939 514787 / 07984 548075 Apr20

DIY Paddock Available For Grazing Near Geddington for one or more horses. Total 6 acres. Please contact 07946 470854 or 07932 794741 March20

DIY Livery Sudborough. Internal stables, wash down area, laundry facilities, large 40 x 60 arena, 20m lunge pen, individual turnout, quiet hacking, fully alarmed. Tel: 07799 806491 June19-May20

To Let A block of 4 stables as a whole or individually. Large manege with showjumps, horse walker, hot wash/solarium, individual turnout. All stables have rubber matting and auto drinkers. All levels catered for. Assisted, full or DIY. Ashby Magna area. Tel: 07976 401629 OG

Beaufield Lodge Stables, Kibworth  Full, part, DIY liveries available, speciality Hunter Liveries done to the highest standard. Ideally located in the middle of the Fernie Country. Floodlit all weather manege. Quality stabling, excellent turnout and grassland management. Quiet hacking and easy access to bridleway network. Qualified and professional help available. Competitive rates. Tel: Hannah Vickers  0116 279 1061 / 07860 689 928 OG

Fishponds Farm, Stoke Albany  Full livery packages. Facilities include large outdoor arena with show jumps, horse walker, individual turnout paddocks and rubber matted stables. Great hacking. Tel:  07858 507327 / OG

Van Oppen Equine Have Spaces, Middleton, Corby. DIY grass keep and stables- £35 per week. Facilities: Exercise track, polo ground, schooling ring, manege. Call James: 07976 252991 OG

Stables to Rent in Stoke Albany All horses catered for from DIY to full or just holiday cover. All year turnout in individual paddocks, all weather, floodlit manege. Under cover horse walker with rubber floor. Miles of off road hacking linking to many bridleways. For further info please call Alison on 07970 881737 OG

DIY Livery Church Brampton, Northampton. Small friendly yard, manege, individual turnout. Fabulous Hacking. Tel: 07979 351446 OG

5* LIVERY WELFORD Space available for Full or Assisted Livery in small private yard.  Beautiful purpose built Stables, Individual all year turnout, Manege, Horse Walker, Solarium/wash down area and fantastic hacking on the doorstep.    Genuine youngsters also taken for backing – ponies a speciality with a light weight jockey on site.  Whether you do the work or we help you, everything is here to ensure your horse is kept fit and happy.  Your Horse - Our Priority. Tel 07734 927932 or 01858 575630 OG

Pine Tree Livery, Goadby.  Under new management.  Limited spaces. Competitive Full, Part and DIY Livery on friendly yard set within 26 acres. Flexible packages to suit individual needs.Facilities include: Loddon Stables with automatic drinkers, 20x40m floodlight ménage with jumps, summer jumping paddock, guaranteed all year turnout, trailer/lorry parking , CCTV plus 24 hour onsite supervision  from qualified, experienced owners. Direct access to excellent hacking and the finest Leicestershire hunting country. For brochure or more information, tel Emma: 07851 237348 CC OG

SJH Equestrian Full, Competition, Schooling and Sales Livery Available 12 box yard on private property, 25 x 55 outdoor school with full set of show jumps. Great hacking. Top standard of care and attention to details, with horses treated as if they are our own. We pride ourselves on training and producing horses to the highest of standards. Yard is located just outside Wellingborough with easy access to numerous competition venues. Contact: Seb Hughes 07884 338349 to discuss your individual requirements QP OG