With the rise of animal activists, it drives the horse industry as to having to finally review the way they treat horses and ponies. Horse & Hound Magazine new article is alerting the industry to please take action before we lost the opportunity to work together with horses in the future, let alone compete. We must start to put ourselves in the minds of horses and ponies and ask ourselves honestly, are our horses happy? Are we honestly doing the best we can to protect the long term health of our horses? Are we putting style over the true needs of our horses? We must face that some of the answers might not be what we want to hear, but it’s important to face these questions now so we can make positive changes before it’s too late ….