Black Diamantés for Uthopia’s Black Pearl

Back in July I was asked to make a 'good luck' gift in the form of black diamanté spur straps for an up and coming young dressage rider....They were gifted to Robyn Walker who was due to compete in the Advanced Medium dressage competion at Sheepgate Byrds on 21st August 2017.


Trying out a gym ball

Have you ever offered up a chance for your horse to play with a gym ball? No?! Then do it! You must! It is the most delightful event to watch if your ponio's have never seen one before. With Olly's imminent arrival I have started to purchase a couple of items of tack and equipment …

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Riding other peoples horses and ponies

In my experience, as soon as you have your first riding lesson on these four legged beasts we call horses and ponies, you are hooked. I remember as a seven or eight year old being asked to go riding with a school friend and soon after becoming absolutely besotted with everything to do with ponies. …

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