addition to all this, there are thousands of the latest horse-care
products on show. If your horse is too 'fizzy', has allergies
or has become resistant to worming products, companies such
as Libbys, HorseHage, Wormers Direct, Global Herbs, Fizz Coaching
and Virbac will all be unveiling their new products. Students
of the UK's leading horse whisperer Kelly Marks have recently
published their new book "Whispering Back" and this
will also be launched at the show.
A FANTASTIC HOLIDAY PRIZE
If all of these new goodies aren't enough, one lucky visitor
to Equus 2003 will win a fantastic holiday. In The Saddle-Holidays
on Horseback, in conjunction with Los Alamos Equestrian Holiday
Centre in Spain and British Airways have offered a wonderful
prize of a one week holiday for two people in southern Andalucia,
worth over £1700. The winner of the holiday will be
drawn in the Main Arena on Sunday 6th April at 4.30pm by Kelly
for anyone wanting to get a glimpse of what goes on behind
the scenes of a show like Equus, three tours a day will visit
the Equus stables. Over 75 celebrity horses are making the
journey to Equus and for £2.50 visitors can meet equine
stars such as Geoff Billington's favourite horse, 'Its Otto'
and Pippa Funnell's, 'Supreme Rock' or 'Over to You' ridden
by Jeanette Brakewell. On completion of the tour everyone
will get an Equus badge, pen and a special certificate.
you want to keep your finger on the pulse of the equestrian
world, why not make a visit to the show.