HORSE & EQUESTRIAN SERVICES
IN THE BANBURY AREA

1.  Avonvale Veterinary Group Ratley Lodge, Ratley, Near Banbury OX15 6DT Telephone: 01295 670501 Our practice is committed to providing high quality veterinary care for horses, ponies, donkeys and farm animals. Our highly trained vets are skilled in all aspects of veterinary work, including lamenesses, surgery, stud medicine and dentistry. We have an on site laboratory which is well equipped and run by dedicated laboratory personnel.

2.   Bodicote Flyover Farm Shop White Post Road, Banbury OX15 4BN Telephone: 01295 270789 Animal Feed & Accessories - Equine Feeds. We stock all the major brands of Horse feeds including: Allen & Page - Baileys - Spillers - Dengie - Dodson & Horrell - Horslyx - Top Spec - Heygates - Horsehage - Other makes can be ordered. We make our own small bale hay, large and small bales of haylage. Horse Supplements & Accessories. Free local deliveries on orders over £30

3.  Charlotte Dennis Coaching Oak Tree Barn, The Green, Shutford, OX15 6PJ Telephone: 01295 780351 We offer coaching sessions, courses, clinics and workshops both with and without a horse. We are supportive and non-judgmental, no matter which field you are in. Charlotte is an event rider, NLP master practitioner, equine behavioural expert and international coach. Challenge yourself with coaching sessions in a safe, inviting and secure environment. We can’t wait to meet you.

4.  Crofts Feed Store 21-27 Broad Street, Banbury, Oxon, OX16 5BX Telephone: 01295 250131 At Crofts we have very experienced staff, some of whom have horses of their own! We are always happy to chat about our range of products to see what suits your horse or pony best. We can supply all your favourite brands of horse feed including Spillers and Dodson & Horrell, plus the highest quality supplements at competitive prices. We also stock the following: * Bedding. * Rugs. * Riding and safety wear. * Bridles and other small tack. * Boredom breakers. * Shampoos and powders. * Wormers. * Wellies and muck boots. Plus much more for all your horse and yard needs!

5.   Cytek Horseshoeing Telephone: 01295 712276 or Mobile: 07801 106649 The worlds most advanced horseshoeing system. Call to arrange for your horse to be wearing Cytek Shoes.

6.  D & W Stables Stable Cottage, Banbury Lane, Thorpe Mandevile, OX17 2HR Telephone: 01295 712976 D & W Stables is a revived racing yard turned into a new livery yard catering for the professional and private rider and their horses. We offer part and full livery along with summer/winter grass livery. The premises offers an all weather outdoor arena, a jumping course and an exercise track along with good sized stables to suit ponies or majestic hunters.

7.  ECS Horse Transport South Newington, OX15 4JP Telephone: 07582 356 868 ECS Horse Transport, transport to vets, moving yards, going to shows - you name it we can do it. Our service goes that little bit further... Need an extra pair of hands at a show? Need some support at the vets? Want to move your boxes full of horse kit to a new yard? We are there to help. You are welcome to travel with your horse. We can arrange a convenient pick up and drop off point so that you can leave your car at home. However, if your horse is travelling without you, our experienced and sympathetic drivers are more than capable of collecting and transporting it to its destination.

8.  Equijump 3 Clattercote Cottage, Claydon, Banbury, OX17 1QB Telephone: 01295 690 097 or 07920 744 992 High quality cross country jumps - We specialise in bespoke portable cross country jumps, for use at home, club and professional events. Our jumps are hand built from high-pressure tanalised treated timber giving them strength and durability. With safety in mind, sharp edges and corners are chamfered for the security of horse and rider. Our event jumps are built to British Eventing (BE) guidelines. Fast, affordable service We hold a range of jumps in stock and can also build jumps to your requirements. For the lowest prices you can collect direct from our workshop. Alternatively we can arrange delivery within 7 to 10 days.

9.  Freeze Mark Ltd Oxbow Farm, Avon Dassett, Southam, Warks CV47 2AQ Telephone: 01295 690090 Freezemark Ltd is a company dedicated solely to fighting horse theft, operating a national freeze marking service and comprehensive 24 hour security back-up service. The company is owned and run by people with a wealth of experience in freeze marking horses and were responsible for introducing freeze marking as a theft deterrent to the UK horse owners 25 years ago.

10.  Hauling Horse Hill Farm, Swalcliffe, Banbury OX15 5EN Telephone: 07860 218330 Hauling Horse - the polo team transportation company. With over 30 years experience transporting horses we believe we have the right team here at Hauling Horse to get you where you need to be. Saving you time and man-hours in the process. Our 18-horse transporter is available to hire on a one-off or contract basis. This is the ideal way to transport your full Polo Team's horses in one go.

11.  Hill Farm Livery Stables Hill Farm, Bakers Lane, Swalcliffe, Banbury OX15 5EN Telephone: 07881 657571 Hill Farm has fantastic facilities including 19 beautiful traditional cotswold stables, all year turn out on old pasture land, acres of off road riding on the farm including hunt jumps, a new Flexiride outdoor arena and showjumping paddock, a washroom with rubber mats and Hot Horse Shower facilities, tackroom, plenty of storage for rugs etc, lorry/trailer parking, toilet and a cosy heated tea room. The local bridleways are unbeatable and Swalcliffe Park Equestrian BE cross county course is less than 5 minutes hack up the lane.

12.  Hornton Grounds Country House Hornton, Banbury, OX15 6HH Telephone: 01295 678318 Hornton Grounds offers wonderful 4 star accommodation for humans and horses. We offer superb quality livery for up to eleven horses. Our resident animal spinal therapist will also take in animals for remedial care. The horse stables at Hornton Grounds Farm are a unique blend of old and new. The enclosed yard divides into three areas. A wonderful tall Cotswold barn has been partitioned with superb quality West of England stable partitions providing 4 large stables with fully fitted rubber matting. All stables are equipped with automatic drinkers.

13. Jo Bates Banbury Telephone: 01295 750198 or Mobile 07802 312784 Show Horse Producer, Rider & Trainer. I've been riding since I was 12, building a proven track record in both the show ring & dressage arena. My focus now is on producing championship winning horses, training riders to top level in dressage, eventing & showing as well as taking on horses & ponies for schooling, competition or sale. Your horse's wellbeing is paramount. My yard offers a safe & secure environment with excellent facilities & a relaxing atmosphere. This environment, coupled with very personalised training packages, is aimed at helping every horse achieve the very best in its performance.

14.  Radway Riding School Great Grounds Farm, Radway, CV35 0UN Telephone: 01295 670265 ABRS Approved. Any age welcome. Our team of fully qualified instructors is on hand to teach anyone from 4 years and older. Whether you are a complete beginner or progressing nicely we have the horses and teachers to get the best out of your riding. We have a great selection of horses and ponies suitable for everyone, but more importantly they are very good at turning their hooves at dressage or showjumping if you ask nicely..

15.  Sydney's Exploditions Little High Meadow, Lower Tadmarton, OX15 5TA Telephone: 01295 780700 Hire your own Shire team and Driver. Travel to us, meet our Shires at home. Or we'll "plod" to you (within 10 miles) for Birthday Parties, Picnics, Pub Lunch, Pub Crawls, Country Cart Weddings, Village Fetes, Business or School 'Do's,' - all special days. We offer our range of horse and carts or wagons for hire for garden / birthday parties, weddings, funerals and pub crawls.

16.  Turpins Lodge Riding Centre & Livery Lodge Farm Bungalow, Tadmarton Heath Rd, Hook Norton, Banbury OX15 5DQ Telephone: 01608 737033 Riding Centre - Approved by Association of British Riding Schools. All ages and abilities welcome. Excellent Facilities include:- Indoor School with viewing gallery, Outdoor Schools with seating (and one of the best views in Oxfordshire), Show jumping paddock Jumping Lane. Livery - Whether you are thinking of buying your first horse or you are already a proud owner. For friendly help and advice on where and how to keep it please give us a ring and we will discuss your requirements, whether you have a 12 h.h. pony or a 16 h.h. horse.

17.  Valley Farm Equestrian Centre Mollington Lane Shotteswell, Banbury OX17 1HZ Telephone: 01295 730576 We offer a comprehensive Riding School with B.H.S Qualified Instruction. Our lessons are suited to individuals and groups of all ages and abilities, and the Riding School and Livery are open all year.

18.  West Bar Veterinary Hospital 19 West Bar Banbury, OX16 9SA Telephone: 01295 262332 Experienced veterinary surgeons Clive Madeiros and Samantha Cutts are now able to offer a full range of equine services, from our North Banbury Equine Facility. At our North Banbury branch we are able to offer JMB measuring, x-rays, ultrasound scanning, lameness work ups, vettings and standing surgery. From annual vaccinations to full 5 stage vettings, from worming advice to emergency wounds, please give us a ring to discuss how we can help.