‘Sharing your passion for horses’ perfectly describes our team. Our family run shop is situated on the edge of a modern business park, just outside Sturminster Newton, in the heart of the Blackmore Vale. We have a great team who understand your needs, are capable of giving you quality advice when you need it, in a shop that gives you the choice you and your horse deserve.
With easy parking for even the largest horse box, whether you are a leisure rider, serious competitor or running an equestrian business, we can offer you the choice and service you would expect from Dorset’s Equestrian specialist.
Rider safety is our specialism, if you are considering a riding hat, body protector or air jacket, check out our fact sheets. All our staff are BETA and manufacturer trained, which means we can guarantee your safety equipment will be properly fitted and comfortable. Our unique follow up service [which gives you 5 hat refits worth £50.00 for FREE] will keep you or your loved one, safe and comfortable during the life of the hat.
This is what some of our customers have said about our hat fitting service:-
“Thank you for helping us today with a new riding hat, great customer service. we will return!”
“Thank you so much for the time and effort (and patience) spent on my hat fitting on Saturday, I wore both hats at the ODE on Sunday, and both were comfortable, and for the first time I didn't have to worry about my hat falling over my eyes. It was well worth trying on practically every hat in the shop to get the best fit. I would 100% recommend your hat fitting service to anyone thinking of getting a new hat, and when I need a new one again I'll have to plan a trip back to Dorset, because I don't think I'll be able to go back to straight off the shelf hats again :-)”
Thank you so much for your amazing customer service , friendly , easy going approach , professional skills .... The list is endless !!!!! Will recommend you to everyone !!!!!!
Is your horse dying to be turned out? There is a seasonal spike in colic caused by the significant change in diet from mainly hay/haylage to grass. Help your horse by making the change slowly – ideally over a week or so, gradually increasing the time spent at grass. If you are working for example, so can’t just pop back to bring them it, start the process at the weekend...