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  • Success at HOYS2017 for Snuggy Hoods

    We are now all back and unpacked from a fabulous HOYS 2017, thank you ever so much to all of our customers old and new for visiting us. We had …

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  • Snuggy Hoods Sponsored Rider – Natalie Povey’s Latest Blog

    Blog for August 2017 This month we have been working on Fulltide’s suppleness – we have been doing lots of leg yielding and shoulder in as well as working on …

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  • ** BRAND AMBASSADOR COMPETITION – WINNER **

    ** BRAND AMBASSADOR COMPETITION – WINNER **   Finally after much deliberation Snuggy Hoods have selected our NEW Plaited WHP Ambassador for 2017. A huge congratulations to Team Eddis. We …

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  • ** BRAND AMBASSADOR COMPETITION – SHORT LIST **

    ** BRAND AMBASSADOR COMPETITION – SHORT LIST ** Well done and congratulations to those who have made it to our short list, we have had a vast amount of applications …

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  • Catch up with Natalie Povey’s latest Blog

    I am hoping to be out competing next month or so starting with some unaffiliated Intro (walk and trot) tests locally to get Fulltide use to being out and about …

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  • Snuggy Hoods Brand Ambassador Competition

    Snuggy Hoods Are Looking For A……. Working Hunter Pony Ambassador Is your ambition to qualify for HOYS 2017? * Snuggy Hoods are looking for a competitive duo who have a …

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  • Snuggy Hoods App – Exclusive offers for App Users

    Making Snuggy Hoods More Accessible To YOU! Snuggy Hoods App provides a range of exciting news updates, exclusive offers for App users, competitions and more! It is very simple, you …

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  • ** Turn Out Hood Testimonial **

    ** Super Testimonial received from Ella regarding the Snuggy Hoods Weatherproof Turn Out Hood – Thanks again! ** Hi, I have now has 5 hoods that I’ve purchased from you …

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  • Catch up with Natalie Povey

    Blog for November and December 2016 As the year comes to an end I have been looking how far Fulltide has come in the last few months in her training …

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  • The Show Season is Approaching!

    The time of year is approaching where the Show Horses & Ponies come in from their holidays, the mass clipping commences, feeds are altered to ensure that condition is tip …

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  • Natalie Povey’s October Blog

    Blog for October 2016 After having a visit off the dentist at the end of last month Fulltide had two weeks off to allow her abscess to heel as she …

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  • Natalie Povey’s September Blog

    Blog for September 2016 September has been a challenging month as I have been unwell with a pressure sore on the bottom of my left foot which had an infection, …

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  • Winter Under Rugs for Horses & Ponies

    Which is the best under rug for your horse or pony? This is a tricky decision that the majority of horse owners come to when those days and nights get …

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  • Hunter Pony Lead Rein Of The Year Goes To…..

      Horse Of The Year Show 2016 is certainly one to remember for all of those at Snuggy Hoods. The results gained by staff members, sponsors and customers along with …

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  • Snuggy Hoods Sponsor RDA Gala Awards 2016

    Horse or Pony of the Year (sponsored by Snuggy Hoods): Mickey from The Brae RDA. What a truly inspiration evening and an absolute pleasure to be involved with, the Snuggy …

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  • Onesies for Horses – Decisions, decisions ….

    Onesie’s for Horses …which one to buy? There are many debates when it comes to covering up your horses & ponies in a bid to keep them as clean as …

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  • Natalie Povey’s Blog

    Blog for July and August 2016 At the beginning of July we had a visit from our saddler fitter who came to measure Fulltide for her new Harry Dabbs saddle …

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  • Eugenie Godfrey-Faussett & Gryngalt Picture Frame SUPREME at Equifest

    Snuggy Hoods are extremely proud of Eugenie Godfrey-Faussett & Gryngalt Picture Frame becoming SUPREME at Equifest!! What an outstanding achievement, we would like us to share some photos from the …

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  • WIN 2 X HOYS TICKETS

    WIN a pair of tickets to Horse of the Year Show 2016! Join the equestrian excitement at Birmingham’s NEC, from Wednesday 5th – Sunday 9th October 2016, as Horse of …

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  • New blog post Natalie Povey

    June has been a bit of a mixed month as we said goodbye to Elton who was sold at the beginning of the month, but has also come with an …

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  • Snuggy Sooty & Janey are off to HOYS

    So it all began on the 28.02.16 when Snuggy Sooty and Janey joined for their their debut outing, they have never looked back! In Janey’s first year competing within the …

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  • Should I Feed My Horse Hay or Haylage?

    Making the decision between Hay & Haylage can often be a difficult decision for many horse owners. Horses need adequate fibre in their diet to keep their large intestine working …

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  • Ragwort – Control & Removal Advice

    Ragwort kills Ragwort has become a widespread issue for horse and donkey owners, as the plant, which commonly thrives on wasteland and road verges continues to spread to grazing land. …

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  • Dog Coats – Protection For Allergies

    Engel’s Success Story Engel is 9. She was diagnosed with terminal skin cancer over a year ago. She has open sores on her upper left leg which I dress & …

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  • New Horse for Para Dressage Rider Natalie Povey

    We have mainly been busy with viewings, trying to find Elton a lovely new home and Helen who helps me with Elton has been riding him so he is more …

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  • Coral Keen at Luhmuhlen

    Just a quick update on our result at Luhmühlen CCI4* at the weekend I was over the moon with Derby (Wellshead Fare Opposition) at Luhmühlen where he finished 15th. We …

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  • Sooty the Sweet Itch Sufferer Can Certainly Shine!

    The showing season is in full swing & we are counting down the days to when Sooty will be strutting his stuff at the Royal International Horse Show. Watch the …

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  • The Bug Body makes the perfect Ride on Fly Rug

    THE PERFECT RIDE ON FLY RUG For many the option of removing a rug to go out hacking is a daunting and somewhat dangerous task, especially for those with particularly …

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  • Well Done Rhys Williams!

    Snuggy Hoods certainly have some seriously talented sponsors, we would like to take this moment to congratulate Rhys Williams on qualifying for the Royal International Dublin Horse Show in his …

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  • Latest Blog from Eventer Coral Keen

    After a stop start to the season with the rainy start, we’re getting into a rhythm now with some very pleasing results. Houghton Hall CIC03* Derby (Wellshead Oppostion) has been …

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  • Latest Blog from Para Dressage Rider Natalie Povey

    Hi All, This month has been split between viewings and training. Elton has made huge progress in his training and is much straighter in his work, so we have started …

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  • Latest Blog from Endurance Rider Louise Rich

    Hi All So the endurance season is underway! The horses have been to their first event of the season at Kings Forest near Norfolk, the UK’s largest lowland forest. They …

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  • Catch up with Snuggy Sooty & Janeys Latest Acheivements.

    Sooty and Janey have been very busy since their last video. As well as practicing at home, Sooty has also been having fun at the gallops with Team Holder. His …

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  • Snuggy Sooty the Sweet Itch Sufferer’s BEFORE & AFTER

    They say a picture speaks 1000 words….Sooty is the prime example as to why Snuggy Hoods is the best solution for your Horse or Pony suffering from Sweet Itch. BEFORE …

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  • Snuggy Hoods Sponsors Rhys & Coen Williams

    13.04.16 I spoke to Adrian yesterday and he said the Spik & Span Rugs & Weatherproof turn out hoods were fab, an excellent fit for all of the jumping ponies…. …

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  • Tips & tricks to achieve show ring shine

    Looking to improve on your showing scores this season? Snuggy Hoods are here to provide you with a little advice on how to improve the overall appearance of your horse …

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  • Latest Blog from Para Dressage Rider Natalie Povey

    OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA This month has been a learning curve for both of us. Up to now I have ridden Elton with two short whips which I have carried on …

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  • Snuggy Sooty Won and qualified for the Royal International horse show!!!

    ** Snuggy Sooty Update ** Lovely photos of last weekend. Won and qualified for the Royal International horse show !!! So proud of Sooty, Janey and our team . ‪#‎livinglifewithsweetitch‬ …

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  • Latest Blog from Para Dressage Rider Natalie Povey

    Recently I have had a lot of decisions to make as to whether or not Elton is ready to take on the para dressage world as I had planned or …

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  • Snuggy Sooty & Janey Bring Home The Ribbons From Their Debut Outing

    28.02.16 (Snuggy Sooty & Janey on the left) On our way home from a fabulous area 15 show. Janeys debut with Saint Sooty …. And 2 x wins!!! So so …

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  • Severe Sweet Itch Sufferer Leads Normal Life!

    SEVERE SWEET ITCH SUFFERER LEADS NORMAL LIFE! This Summer Snuggy Hoods will be following Woodroyd Celebration aka “Sooty” and his young jockey Janey across the country competing for a place …

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  • New Blog Post International Show Jumper Guy Williams

    Well what can I say starting 2016 with a great new sponsor snuggy hoods which both my team and horses love to use. The year for me always starts with …

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  • Post by Coral Keen

    With the event season rapidly approaching, I thought I’d share my latest news and forward my early season plan. Summerhouse We’ve been out and about with the horses, getting them …

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  • **Snuggy Hoods Launch New Products**

    *NEW PRODUCTS NOW ONLINE!* We are excited to announce our fantastic new products! Introducing the Volantis Lightweight Turn Out Rug, Polaris Mediumweight Turn Out Rug, Snuggy Over Reach Boots, Snuggy …

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  • Latest Blog from Para Dressage Rider Natalie Povey

    Blog for November and December 2015 During November I focused on perfecting our transitions to make sure Elton is pushing into the transitions and staying soft into the contact, this …

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  • The Perfect Horsey Christmas Gifts

    ITS TIME TO GO SHOPPING FOR YOUR HORSE HAPPY SNUGGY CHRISTMAS TO OUR CUSTOMERS There is a wide selection of choice at Snuggy Hoods when it comes to Christmas shopping …

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  • Latest Blog from Para Dressage Rider Natalie Povey

      My thanks to Amy Pottinger for these photos of Upsalls Elton. I’m going to share them throughout this blog as they are so lovely! Last month was been fairly …

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  • Reduce Clipping Requirements

    The Tedious Task of Winter Clipping Clipping is a must for many throughout the winter to prevent horses from catching a chill when becoming sweaty after work with a thick …

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  • The latest from Para Dressage rider Natalie Povey

    On Sunday we took Elton to our first competition, he was a very good boy for our first outing together, considering he’s only 5 and still has lots to learn. …

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  • Latest Blog from Para Dressage Rider Natalie Povey

    We are off to our first competition together at the weekend which I am really looking forward to – I had hoped to be out competing sooner so we could …

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  • Warm & Waterproof Dog Rugs From Snuggy Hoods

    SNUGGY HOODS DOG’S BODY RUG Your dogs favorite clothing item! Save valuable time which is usually spent toweling down your dog after long muddy winter walks, the Snuggy Hoods Dog …

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  • Latest Blog from Endurance Rider Louise Rich

    The endurance season is over for this year and what a season we have had! The horses have really stepped up and I am very excited about 2016. Oakleaze Farm …

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  • Latest news from Mary King

    With the end of the event season approaching fast it has been time for the more experienced horses to compete at the three day events they have been working towards …

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  • Introducing Snuggy Hoods sponsored rider Louise Rich

    My name is Louise Rich I am 23 years old and I work for B&W Equine group as well as being an equine sports massage therapist. I compete in endurance …

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  • The Best Turn Out Hood for Your Horse

    SNUGGY HOODS WEATHERPROOF TURN OUT HOOD Undoubtedly the best Turn Out Hood for horses on the Market….. Save valuable time which is usually spent grooming your horse, the Snuggy Hoods …

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  • Snuggy Hoods is proud to sponsor Clayton Fredericks

    Clayton is excited to announce a new sponsorship deal with Snuggy Hoods, specialising in original horse wear www.snuggyhoodsusa.com Snuggy Hoods offers premium blankets and hoods for horses to protect them …

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  • The Mane Protector – Prevent Mane Loss

    PROVEN METHOD OF MANE PROTECTION ALL YEAR ROUND CLICK HERE TO BUY NOW: £60 We have found that these headless weatherproof hoods for horses are a big favourite with many …

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  • Latest Blog from Para Dressage Rider Natalie Povey

      Natalie’s dog Oscar modelling the Snuggy Hoods Keep Warm Dog Coat At the beginning of the month we moved to a new livery yard where Elton has settled very …

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  • July Blog from Para Dressage Rider Natalie Povey

    This month we have been working hard on our training at home as well as developing our partnership. We have been working on our transitions from walk to trot and …

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  • Fencing Your Horse Paddock

    Horse owners invest a great deal of money into rugs for their horses on an annual basis, many of which are rapidly destroyed by their beloved horses and ponies rubbing …

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  • June blog from Para Dressage rider Natalie Povey

    Elton has been with me a month now and has settled very well into his new home and routine – he has already found where I keep the treats for …

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  • Getting The Perfect Rug Fit For Your Native

    Getting The Perfect Rug Fit For Your Native When buying any rug for your horse to wear, fit is key, and should never be underestimated. If you’ve bought the most …

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  • New Trade Stand 2015

    Come & Say Hi!!! Snuggy Hoods excited to announce that we shall have a trade stand at the British Show Jumping Championships & Stoneleigh Horse Show 2015. The introduction of …

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  • Snuggy Hoods – Then & Now

    Snuggy Hoods is a family run company based in Wiltshire. It started more than 20 years ago when Marilyn Harford wanted to make something for her pony who suffered terribly …

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  • Avoid Transport Injury By Using Travel Boots

    The Equine Limb The equine lower limb is an unbelievably strong yet vulnerable structure. The lower leg has very little muscle tissue and whilst tendons are able to withstand incredible …

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  • Blog from our friends at Clippersharp

      We love connecting with other good companies and for recommending our customers too! Clippersharp and Snuggy Hoods are based in the West of England and have several connections with …

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  • Prepare for Spring with the Bug Body Fly Rug!

    Looking for Summer protection for horse or pony? Look no further – the Bug Body has it all! The Bug Body is a strong yet lightweight and fully breathable fly …

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  • Dealing With Swollen or Filled Legs

    Swollen or filled legs in horses can be worrying but usually there is no pain involved and can be easily prevented. The swelling usually affects pairs of legs e.g. both …

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  • Tips For Horse Owners In Cold Weather

    Shelter. If you don’t have stables or your horse is happier out at grass during the Winter ensure adequate shelter is provided so that they can escape the elements as …

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  • Managing Horse Rain Scald

    Horses living out in the field generally are happier and healthier but living out 24/7 can pre dispose horses and ponies to skin conditions such as mud fever and rain …

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  • Ideas For Horsey Stocking Stocking Fillers

    Christmas is less than 4 weeks away! So what do you buy your horse mad friends? We have lots of inexpensive ideas for horsey Christmas gifts starting from only £7.50 …

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  • Clothing For Miniature Horses and Ponies

    Miniature horses are found all over the world and are a popular choice in the UK used mainly for showing or as companions. Miniature horses are smaller than ponies, even …

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  • Managing The Muddy Horse in The Winter!

    Managing horses in the Winter months just isn’t easy! Snuggy Hoods have many winter horse hoods and rugs and have some tips on how to make life during the Winter …

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  • Best Horse Hood for Winter Mane Protection

    Maintain Mane Condition Here at Snuggy Hoods we receive phone calls every day from horse owners asking “how do I stop my horse’s mane being rubbed out”? The best solution …

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  • Horse Clothing UK – Online Horse Wear Store

    Here at Snuggy Hoods we aim to supply all of the clothing items your horse and you as a rider should ever need. From rugs/blankets to hoods and tail guards …

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  • How To Keep Your Horse Warm In The Winter

    Horses are tough creatures but that said they still need to be given the best care in the Winter months. they do grow a Winter coat which helps protect them …

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  • Winter Horse Rugs: The Best Choice In Horse Blankets

    With the Winter fast approaching you may be thinking of investing in a new Winter rug for your horse. The Snuggy Rugs are designed to our unique specifications and come …

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  • Underwear For Horses: The Best Rugs To Stop Rubbing

    The Snuggy Hoods underwear for horses has been designed to our unique specifications. This silky bib designed to stop shoulder rub is the perfect addition to your horse’s wardrobe. It’s …

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  • Horse Rugs: How To Choose The Right Rug For Your Horse

    There are a lot of rugs on the market and it can be tricky to choose the perfect rug for your own horse. At Snuggy Hoods we have worked hard …

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  • Snuggy Hoods Giveaway: Sweet Itch Hood And Rug Competition

    PONY WINNER! Samantha Larkin entered to win one of the Sweet Itch Sets for her friend Debbie’s pony Charlton. Samantha says: “Charlton is a 12.2hh black pony, 21 years old, …

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  • The Best Stable Horse Rugs: How To Choose The Right Rug For Your Horse

    Stable Horse Rugs To Keep Your Horses Coat Perfect All Year Round – After working so hard all Summer to keep your horses coat shiny the last thing you want …

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  • Summer Horse Clothing: The Best Choice In Summer Rugs And Hoods

    So the sun is shining lots and that’s great but spare a thought for your horse this Summer. Although the hot Summer sun is great it can come with it’s …

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  • The Best Under Rug For Your Horse: Which Under Rug Should You Choose?

    Under Rugs For Horses The Spik & Span Horse Rug is perfect for use as an under Rug in the colder months to keep your horse or pony warm with …

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  • What Is Sweet Itch: Symptoms And Treatments For Summer Itching In Horses

    So What Is Sweet Itch And Why Do Horses Suffer With It? Sweet itch is defined as a hypersensitive reaction to specific allergens and molecules causing an extreme immune response …

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  • Horse Rug And Hood Alteration Service: Lifetime Alterations For Your Horse Clothing

    Here at Snuggy Hoods we offer a lifetime repair scheme to all of our customers. If you purchase a horse rug from us we will make any necessary repairs to …

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  • Horse Rugs For Heavy Horses: The Best Choice In Rugs From Snuggy Hoods

    Dictionary definition of a heavy horse: A draft horse, draught horse or dray horse, less often called a work horse or heavy horse, is a large horse bred for hard …

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  • Summer Allergies In Horses: How To Stop Itching

    Sweet itch is a Summer allergy affecting horses – Also know as summer seasonal recurrent dermatitis, sweet itch is an allergic reaction to the saliva of biting midges, sand flies …

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  • All In One’s for Horses: Horse Hoody From Snuggy Hoods

    We manufacture our very own horse clothing. We stock a variety of all in one’s and hoodies for horses. A horse hoody from Snuggy Hoods is an investment piece of …

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  • Prevent Wither Rub In Horses: Best Protection For Shoulder Rub

    How to prevent wither rub in your horse Rubbing is a huge problem and will probably affect most horses at some point. A major cause of wither rub (or shoulder …

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  • Horse Rugs: The Best Rug To Encourage Coat Shine

    Encourage your horse’s coat to shine with one of our shiny show horse rugs. What Is The Show Rug Made From? Made of the finest nylon shiny spandex, the Rug …

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  • Best Ways To Prevent Sweet itch In Horses: Fly Protection For Horses

    Preventing Sweet Itch Reduce the risk of exposure to Flies and midges by practicing good stable management. Remember to remove horse droppings and any rotting vegetation and straw as both …

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  • The Best Fly Rugs For Horses: Stop Fly Bites In Horse

    Fly Rugs For Horses From Snuggy Hoods – The Snuggy Bug Body is the perfect fly rug for your horse. Stop those fly bites in he Summer months. This fly …

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  • Welcome to the new Snuggy Hoods UK Website

    Welcome to the new Snuggy Hoods UK website! We are thrilled to show you our fantastic new website. You will find the new design easy to navigate with stunning new …

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  • Show Clothing For Horses: Shiny Show Hoods and Rugs

    Does your horse’s mane have a mind of its own? Or does it drive you mad when they rub those plaits out before you even get to the show?! Snuggy …

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