News and events

Time to tackle Ticks

21 June 2019

Ticks are opportunist creatures and can live on a variety of hosts, including horses. So, how much of a problem are they to equines? Claire Shand, SQP at Westgate Laboratories explains what signs to look for and the steps you can take to keep your horse healthy and tick free. (Read the full article in our July issue on sale from 28th June)

Watch Zilco's guide on EZ breeching straps

21 June 2019

See how to correctly use Zilco's EZ breeching straps in their short reference video here.

RSPCA praises a 'positive' Appelby Horse Fair

11 June 2019

The number of people given advice about their animals’ welfare is at its lowest since 2010.

The Osborne Refrigerators BDS National Championships 2019

11 June 2019

Carriage Driving magazine is delighted to be sponsoring the Mountain & Moorland to include Welsh Sec A, B & C class at the Osborne Refrigerators BDS National Championships 2019.

The Duke of Edinburgh turns 98

10 June 2019

Prince Philip today celebrates his 98th birthday, and we wish him a happy birthday!

Feria fiesta

05 June 2019

The Spanish ferias are legendary, Saskia Mier takes a look at their carriage driving traditions.

Driving Valkenswaard International 2019

05 June 2019

Congratulations to Team GB on their third place at Driving Valkenswaard International 2019

Exhaustion of horses will be big focus at this year’s Appleby Fair

05 June 2019

​The RSPCA says exhaustion of horses will be a big focus for the team at this year’s Appleby Horse Fair, which began on Thursday 6 June and continues through to Monday 10th June.

Horse and pony summer skin care

04 June 2019

During the long warm days of summer, like us, equines are faced with the prospect of too much sun, Samantha Sinclair – Chief Executive Officer of Aniwell has this essential advice. (first published June 2018).

New Video Series - Zilco Europe Harness Fitting Guide

31 May 2019

Zilco Europe is supported by a network of knowledgeable and helpful stockists, but recognise that sometimes drivers just need a quick reference on the use or fitting of our products.