Tag: equine insurance

Fan gets Kauto Star tattoo on his body

Posted On 2012-08-15 12:08:49

A super-fan of legendary racehorse Kauto Star has had an image of him tattooed on his body. Shawnee Quinn of Athena Art in Sunderland told Horse and Hound that she had created the tattoo for one of her clients Steve Collings. She admitted that this is the first time she... more

Team GB eventers have ‘inspired a generation’

Posted On 2012-08-13 01:08:32

The British Horse Society (BHS) believes the successful Team GB riders that came home with five Olympic medals will have convinced many youngsters to try their hand at the sport. Team GB’s successful riders managed to come home with a silver medal in team eventing, a gold in showjumping and... more

RSPCA calls for urgent review of the Grand National

Posted On 2012-04-20 04:04:09

The RSPCA has asked for an urgent review of the current format of the Grand National following the deaths of two horses in last Saturday’s (April 14th) event. Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Synchronised and According to Pete were put down after falling at the infamous Becher’s Brook jump, which follows... more

Crufts make changes to requirements

Posted On 2012-02-17 10:02:23

The Kennel Club – organiser of Crufts – has announced an important new requirement that will affect pet insurance customers competing at next month’s show. General committee members of the Kennel Club have approved a recommendation that requires exhibitors to display the exhibit/bench number on their crate at all times.... more