Equine Therapy - Using Horses to Aid Human Physical and Mental Health

Equine Therapy - Using Horses to Aid Human Physical and Mental Health

Sarah Stephens Managing Director and Lead Facilitator Spirit and Soul Equine Assisted Activity Centre, Derbyshire, UK     Equine Therapy: What is it? Equine assisted therapy, is a platform where...
February 23, 2020
12 Rarest Horse Breeds in the World

12 Rarest Horse Breeds in the World

As is popularly documented, horses have been around for forever. They can be traced back to ancient civilisations being constantly used by humans throughout history for many different purposes. Today, however,...
Fantasy Christmas List - Gifts Equestrians Can Only Dream Of!

Fantasy Christmas List - Gifts Equestrians Can Only Dream Of!

As horse riders, there's some presents that we could only ever dream of having... and we are allowed to dream, okay!? Here are our top 10 Christmas gift suggestions if money...
21 Songs for Horse Lovers

21 Songs for Horse Lovers

Have you been tirelessly searching for the perfect playlist for when you're out horse riding? Well, look no further. Black Heart Equestrian has you back and we've compiled a list...
Why Horse Riding is good for your Mental Health

Why Horse Riding is good for your Mental Health

Ever since I was a little girl I have always found being around my horses helped me to relax. They made me calmer, relieved my stress and anxieties, and overall...
November 15, 2019
16 Signs That You're a Horse Girl

16 Signs That You're a Horse Girl

"You know you are a horse girl when…"   We asked our followers to finish this sentence and the results certainly prompted some chuckles from us in the office; it's...
Jealousy in the Equestrian Community By Rebecca Bell

Jealousy in the Equestrian Community By Rebecca Bell

by Rebecca Bell, International Dressage Rider for GB & Oxford University Student.    Recently, I've been taking to writing my thoughts on things going on in the horse world as...
November 01, 2019
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10 Female Celebrities Who Love Horses

Female celebrities are renowned for being beautiful, booked and busy and you wouldn't think they would have much time to fit in horse riding. These females, however, don't let their work...
Black Heart is Two Years Old 🖤

Black Heart is Two Years Old 🖤

    Unbelievably, Black Heart is now two years old!    At the end of August Black Heart Equestrian turned two, closely followed by my 22nd birthday so, of course we...
October 13, 2019
Supporting Good Causes - Black Heart Charity Hoodies

Supporting Good Causes - Black Heart Charity Hoodies

  As a way of celebrating the incredible success Black Heart Equestrian is having, we decided we would like to use our wide reach on social media and our wonderful...
June 22, 2019
Summer Update

Summer Update

As we are heading towards our second summer with Black Heart Equestrian, we thought it was time to do an update!  At the end of August we will have been in...
June 01, 2019
5 Minutes with ... Kat Pickering, Professional Stunt Rider

5 Minutes with ... Kat Pickering, Professional Stunt Rider

Many of you will have seen Kat in action with The Devil’s Horsemen at Olympia this year, performing with Atkinson’s Action Horses, at HOYS, Your Horse Live and many other...
April 21, 2019