Have a lovely weekend

So what are you up to this weekend? It's going to be a hot one so whatever you're up to make sure to use copious amounts of sunscreen when outside. 

Here are some fab links from around the web:

Do you blog? Why start a blog?  7 equestrian bloggers discuss what's appealing about starting a blog and what can be learnt along the way

Whilst on the subject of equestrian blogging Haynet have launched a campaign for equestrian blog writers to start using the hashtag #HorseBloggers when sharing their content Haynet championing hashtag #HorseBloggers

Thinking of purchasing a Spanish horse? Some excellent advise here from Yeguada Aimaran 10 rules to take into account with your new PRE horse

Study shows how the effects of horseback riding improve learning in children

Finally something a little different, do you or your horse wear fleeces? Then here's something you might not have been aware of How your clothes are poisoning our oceans and food supply

Photo, the Ponyhour Pic of The Week, is of Uma from The Donkey Sanctuary of Canada which provides a refuge for donkeys and mules who have been neglected or abused, or whose owners can no longer care for them. Check out their website thedonkeysanctuary.ca 

and yes Uma does have two ears really!