Equestrian Businesses

Here is our list of the business and services we think will be of interest to riders and other users of Hodgemoor. Please email info@hodgemoor.org.uk if you would like to be listed.


Ann Angelou – instructor. Specialist in cross-country jumping. Able to travel to any local site for instructing. 07821 288365

Di Bovey – instructor. Well known local instructor in flat work, dressage, jumping and cross country.  dibovey@waitrose.com 07850 053665

Lana Craker – instructor. Well known local instructor in flat work, dressage and jumping. Competitive international show-jumper and owner/manager of Waylands Equestrian Centre. 07770 455547 waylandseq@hotmail.com

Ros Ereira, equine sports massage. Qualified Equine Body Worker (EBW) & Int. Equine Body Worker Association member (IEBWA). Sports Massage can help with a number of issues. It improves the horse’s stamina and range of motion, meaning freer gaits and easier jump. It increases circulation and enhances muscle tone. It helps to speed up recovery from injury by reducing amount of adhesion of the scar tissue to the healthy tissue. www.horseandhand.com

Fiona Minchell, Equine Bodywork & Muscle Release Therapy    This in-depth 90 minute treatment incorporates integrated therapies tailored to each horse to release deep-seated tension in the whole body. Improves flexibility and range of motion *Enhances comfort & performance * Promotes calmness and relaxation * See and feel the difference. For more information contact:- Fiona Minchell, Equine Bodyworker & Holistic Therapist Tel: 07927845704.    Email: fionaminchell@hotmail.com www.facebook.com/fionaminchellmastersonmethod

Equine Essentials Direct, Denham Green Lane, Denham, Middlesex, UB9 5LQ. We are at the very top of Denham Green Lane just before the T junction opposite the Air Field. Phone 01494 872882 http://www.equineessentialsdirect.co.uk

Rowan Garden Centre, Gorelands Lane, Chalfont St Giles, Buckinghamshire HP8 4AB.  0845 5333632. www.equineessentialsdirect.co.uk

Chiltern Equine Clinic, Model Farm, Gorelands Lane, Chalfont St. Giles, Buckinghamshire HP8 4AB.  01494 876555  www.chilternequine.com

Sacha Hamilton – instructor. Well known local instructor in flat work, dressage and jumping . Competitive dressage expert and Manager of Austens Farm. 07774 236995  sacha.hamilton@hotmail.co.uk

TheHorseshop.com for BIOflex® magnets, horse and dog supplements, therapy boots and saddle pads, stable accessories and other equestrian products. We are delighted to anounce that during March and April 2012, 10% of the purchase value of any Hodgemoor member will be donated to Hodgemoor Riding Association, Buckinghamshire. www.thehorseshop.com 0203 318856 info@thehorseshop.com

Jodie Maile – Instructor.  Registered BHS AI Int. SM. Jodie originally trained in Classical Dressage with the Thurmans at Turville Valley Stud then went on to gain her BHS qualifications at Radnage House. She has been working in the equine industry in this country and overseas now for over 16 years. Jodie has competed successfully on her own horse and her clients horses in all three disciplines and is available for teaching, schooling and exercising. She is also involved heavily with the Donkey Sanctuary and The British Equestrian Federation’s Olympic Legacy projects HOOF, the London Horse Network and judges for HRA! Jodie’s lessons are based on creating long term goals for the rider, broken down into manageable steps that allow the horse to work to its best ability, while giving the rider fresh and initiative exercises. She concentrates on creating a relaxed but focused partnership between horse and rider using classical and natural horsemanship. To enquire about lessons please don’t hesitate to contact her directly on 07815 670035 or e-mail: jodievm@aol.co.uk

Catriona McGarvie – osteopath. Catriona visits yards regularly to treat both horses and riders. Osteopaths work on both the muscles and joints to improve blood supply, lymphatic drainage and regulate nerve supply. Rebalancing the body in this way enables the body’s own healing mechanisms, aiding recovery from injury and promoting health. Treatment can be particularly helpful in addressing areas of tension, stiffness or pain, and is relevant for all horses whether the aim is to keep “happy hackers” happy or to optimise the performance of the competition horse. 07765 233138. www.beaconsfieldosteopathy.co.uk

Anna Johnson – Animal Physiotherapist.  Physiotherapy is not an alternative but an essential adjunct to conventional veterinary medicine. All types of animals can benefit from physiotherapy; Pleasure hack/riding club horses, competition horses, working dogs and pets. We treat a variety of musculoskeletal injuries, joint dysfunction and stiffness, rehabilitation following surgery or time off, back and performance problems. : www.annajohnson.co.uk

Rob Waine -Dressage instructor. Rob is very much up and coming and definitely one to watch! Having trained with some of the country?s leading riders including Pony trainer Sonia Webster and Nicola McGivern he has also ridden for International Grand Prix dressage rider Anna Ross Davies. Rob has competed up to Prix St George and had numerous successes in the Young Horse classes, notably the Badminton Young Horse Championships and the Shearwater Potential International Young Dressage Horse Championships. In the Spring of 2010 he was selected for the lottery funded World Class Foundation Squad. To enquire about lessons please contact him directly on 07790 575583 or E-mail: waine_robert@yahoo.co.uk

Louise Spate – Pulsed electromagnetic field therapy & massage rug hire   The new Combi Pro is a unique rug that provides both sequenced Pulsed Electromagnetic and Massage therapy to the horse. By enhancing venous blood flow, this combination of therapies can be used on many equine problems and conditions as well as having great results when used on a pre-warm up program before exercise and a recovery program after exercise. Whats more, the Combi Pro rug treats the whole of the horse from the top of the neck to the tip of the tail (including the shoulders and stifle). The system contains five lines of strategically placed PEMF spools and five lines of massage modules. Giving a high support of the venous blood flow to the heart in    conformity to the blood circulation and the lymphatic system that really helps tense, stiff, competition or the recuperating horse. Also laser and magneto pulse boots available for hire, this is a unique opportunity to hire new and very expensive technology at good rates. Website: www.fmbs.co.uk/activo-med, contact: louise@louisespate.co.uk.

Aescwood Stables. Rides in the woods, school instruction for children, events and birthday parties.  Call Donna on 07766 656390 donna@rosegardenlandscapes.co.uk