IH Webinars

The IH Professional Equine Webinar Series…

Up to fairly recently the main focus of IH has been the amazing IH Magazine. However, the addition of our monthly IH Professional Equine Webinars have been a knock out success!

We invite a wide range of equine professionals from farriers, to bitting experts, to Grand Prix dressage riders. In addition to some less horsey guests, whose expertise are intended to support the wonderful members of the IH community; such as Angela Hobbs’ eye-opening menopause webinar.

Our webinars are FREE to IH Members* and just £10.00 to non members. Visit the shop to Book Tickets for those up and coming OR why not Join Us as a Member from just £39.50 a year. *IH Members you will receive a Zoom link to the webinar on the day. If you haven’t received it by 2 pm please check your junk and spam and if not there contact Sharron at

Coming Up…

‘Top Performance Tips for You and Your Horse’ Webinar

With Dr Jessica Kidd – Veterinary and Equine Surgery Specialist

On Wednesday 9th February 2022, we are again joined by Dr Jessica Kidd BA, DVM, CertES(Orth), Diplomate ECVS, MRCVS and RCVS and European Recognised Specialist in Equine Surgery – the absolute top in her field. Dr Kidd’s specialist areas are surgery (orthopaedics and soft tissue), lameness investigation and imaging. Jessica is an excellent speaker and always extremely popular when she joins us.  You can read more about Jessica on her website.

Non-members, buy a ticket Or Join Us as a Member!

Previously…

Listen to Jessica’s first webinar back in December 2020 in the Members Area to hear her views and knowledge on topics including:

  • Pre-purchase vet checks
  • Kissing Spine
  • Finding a vet and finding medical advice online
  • Predispositions in breeds
  • Shod vs barefoot and the effects of stabling
  • Alternative therapies
  • Hives

'Top Performance Tips for You and Your Horse' Webinar part of the IH Professional Equine Webinar Series with Dr Jessica Kidd

Here’s a Taster of our Fantastic IH Webinar Series…

Previous Speakers in the IH Professional Equine Webinars Series

group phot of kelly marks, monty roberts and two others

Monty Roberts

‘The Man Who Listens to Horses’

Kelly Marks talks to Monty Roberts to raise money for the charity Shy Lowen.  This evening webinar managed to raise nearly £2000 for this small Liverpool based charity which helps the local kids and horses in a deprived area.  You can still donate: HERE

'Top Performance Tips for You and Your Horse' Webinar part of the IH Professional Equine Webinar Series with Dr Jessica Kidd

Dr. Jessica Kidd

Orthopaedic equine vet

Kelly Marks spoke to Dr Jessica Kidd BA, DVM, Certes(Orth), Diplomate ECVS, MRCVS and RCVS and European recognised specialist in equine surgery. Topics include: Pre-purchase vet checks, Kissing Spine, Finding medical advice online, Predispositions in breeds, Shod vs barefoot, the effects of stabling, Alternative therapies & Hives.

Webinar part of the IH Professional Equine Webinar Series with Clare MacLeod

Clare MacLeod

Independent Equine Nutritionist

‘What you wish you knew’ about nutrition. Hosted by Kelly Marks and guest starring Clare Macleod MSc RNutr Independent Equine Nutritionist. Includes topics such as: body condition scoring and how to make your own decisions about feeding…

Webinar part of the IH Professional Equine Webinar Series with Sue Palmer

Sue Palmer

ACPAT physiotherapist and IH Trainer

Hosted by Kelly Marks and guest starring Sue Palmer aka. The Horse Physio, winner of the ‘Best Equine Physiotherapist 2020′; Author of ‘Understanding Horse Performance’ and ‘Horse Massage for Horse Owners’.

Sue talks to us all about physiotherapy as well as some common horse health issues.

Webinar part of the IH Professional Equine Webinar Series with Professor Derek Knottenbelt

Professor Derek Knottenbelt

Specialist subjects include sarcoids and headshaking

Hosted by Kelly Marks and supported by Dr Jessica Kidd starring Professor Derek Knottenbelt. Shares some truths about classic veterinary care for tumours and sarcoids treatment.

Founder of Vets with Horse Power charity.

Webinar part of the IH Professional Equine Webinar Series with Gillian Higgins

Gillian Higgins

Equine Anatomist – ‘Horses Inside Out

Kelly Marks asks members questions in Q&A with Gillian Higgins covering topics such as: correct contact/riding over the vertical, her number one exercise and the importance of pole work and much more…

Profile image of Intelligent Horsemanship Recommend Horse Trainer Dr Rosie Jones-McVey, based in Cambridgeshire.

Dr Rosie Jones-Mcvey

Social Anthropologist and IH Trainer

Equine anthropology, horses in therapy, bravery…. all topics discussed led by Kelly Marks and also featuring Kylie Waters study on whether is it ethical to use horses for Equine Assisted Therapy and PTS work.

Webinar part of the IH Professional Equine Webinar Series with with Veronica fowler

Dr Veronica Fowler

Virologist and equine researcher

On this webinar we will discuss ‘bad science’ and experience what it is like to use different parts of your memory and learn how our brains can play tricks on us and can sneakily influence our decisions. We explore different types of information, cognitive biases and how that information can be distorted. We show marketing brain tricks that are used by journalists and scientists as well and I will share some examples of where BAD SCIENCE has got in the way of good welfare.”

Webinar part of the IH Professional Equine Webinar Series with Sue Dyson

Dr Sue Dyson

Specialist subjects inc. lameness and saddle fit

Kelly speaks with Dr Sue Dyson about lameness, rehabilitation and pain responses. In addition to training, tack, bits, nosebands, lameness, rider size, injury prevention, injury recognition, specifics of various injuries, trimming and shoeing, surfaces, knowing what is normal and pre-purchase examinations. Across two IH webinars.

Webinar part of the IH Professional Equine Webinar Series with Warren Schofield Vet

Warren Schofield

Orthopaedic equine vet

Kelly talks to top equine orthopaedic surgeon Warren Schofield all about Kissing Spines and more…

“Warren was so down-to-earth, practical, sensible, clear-thinking… yet still so enthusiastic! Really interesting to hear his approach, and to learn more.”  Lynda Thompson.

Dr Chris Pearce

Equine Dentistry

European Veterinary Equine Dental Specialist unpacks some common misconceptions around the Equine Dental industry including the importance of qualifications and different types of Equine Dentist.

Webinar part of the IH Professional Equine Webinar Series with with event rider lucinda green seen riding cross country

Lucinda Green MBE

6 Times Badminton winner (Write up in IH Mag!)

My webinar in June with Lucinda Green was a welcome hour of delight. These Zoom webinars feel so personal; like a one-on-one chat with a close friend… When I discovered that the recording hadn’t worked, at least I could be grateful that it was so interesting I’d remembered most of it!… We’ve managed to capture the essence of the inspirational interview with Lucinda In the IH 2021 Autumn Magazine.

Webinar part of the IH Professional Equine Webinar Series with Angela Hobbs

Angela Hobbs

Menopause Expert and Business Start Up Coach

Kelly talks to long time friend, Angela Hobbs, about the menopause, how it might affect us and possible solutions.

Read more in an article about the subject in Educational Articles.

Webinar part of the IH Professional Equine Webinar Series with Shaun Mandy Grand Prix Dressage rider and Carl Hester student

Shaun Mandy

Grand Prix Dressage Rider and Carl Hester student

Kelly talks to Shaun Mandy, to find ways to get the best from your horse and yourself. Shaun finished with Top Tips to win at your next (or first) dressage class!

‘We did our homework from the Shaun Mandy webinar tonight, and the results were amazing. I had a very switched on Cob, happily carrying herself. This was definitely one of the lectures that I got the most learning points’. Estelle New Turner

Webinar part of the IH Professional Equine Webinar Series with gary pickford

Gary Pickford

World renown remedial farrier

Kelly talks to Gary Pickford world renown remedial farrier and founder of Chapel Forge Farriery.

Gary is introduced by osteopathic veterinary surgeon, Dr Jessica Kidd BA, DVM, CertES(Orth), Diplomate ECVS, MRCVS, RCVS and European Recognised Specialist in Equine Surgery who works closely with Gary.

Webinar part of the IH Professional Equine Webinar Series with James Cooling

James Cooling

Bitting & Bridling Expert

James Cooling, Bit and Bridle fitting expert and founding member of the Association of Professional Bit and Bridle Fitters (APBBF); Answers questions including: Why should I consider bit and bridle fit? (the whole horse approach), anatomy for bitting, considerations on changing your horses bit, strong horse/strong bit?

Christmas 'Cheese, Wine and CONFIDENCE' Webinar with Kelly Marks, Daisy Smith and Sandra Williams

The Confidence Dream Team

Kelly Marks, Daisy Smith & Sandra Williams

Kelly Marks, Daisy Smith from How Very Horsey and IH Trainer Sandra Williams host a confidence master class. A morale boosting webinar with some fantastic hints and tips on managing your own confidence – in any situation.

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