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Flooring For Mobile Field Shelters

Council regulations stipulate that you cannot lay a concrete or permanent base to use with your field shelter, regardless of whether it features skids, unless you apply for planning permission first. If you own a mobile field shelter, however, it can be a good idea to lay do ...

How To Start A Livery Business

With the increasing loss of agricultural jobs, many farmers and land owners have started to look at ways to diversify and generate alternative income. A popular way to do this is to setup a livery or riding school on surplus land. In this short article, we give you an overv ...

Stable Conversion Kits

Stable conversion kits are an optional feature that Colt Stables can offer upon enquiry. Made to the same quality standards as all our products, stable conversion kits offer a number of benefits. What are stable conversion kits? Stable conversion kits are large timber pane ...

Buy Stables Online

Colt Stables is a company dedicated to producing high quality equestrian buildings at unbeatable prices. Our purchase and delivery model has been developed to help customers select and buy stables and field shelters online with a minimum of fuss. We’ve made the process of b ...

Field Shelters Suitable For All Animals

Colt’s mobile field shelters are suitable for a wide range of animals. From original design they are fit for purpose for a majority of pets or livestock. A list of animals suitable for our field shelters are featured below, along with a suggestion of size dimensions ...

Stable Designs For Every Need

Colt Stables designs and builds stables for every need. We build stables of all shapes and sizes, requirements large and small. From simple unit stables for single horses, to large-scale stable blocks for multiple animals – with our stable manufacturing expertise, we ...

Feeding Advice For First Time Horse Owners

Owning a horse for the first time can be a daunting experience. No doubt you’ll have plenty of questions about how to look after your new pet, including how to maintain their shelter, bedding and crucially, how to feed them. A good diet is fundamentally important to t ...

Health Risks During The Summer

Just as the winter months can pose a threat to the health and wellbeing of your animals, summer can also be a dangerous time of the year. There are a number of health issues you should be aware of and make plans to negate. Here we highlight two key problems to look out for: ...

How To Ground-Secure Your Field Shelters

This time of year can be quite daunting for field shelter owners. The weather can be harsh, and you need to be particularly weary of strong winds that can lift your shelter off the ground and throw it, quite dangerously, across your field. It is not uncommon for shelters t ...

Mobile Field Shelters – Perfect For Winter

Winter is drawing in and whichever part of the country you live in, that means freezing temperatures, rain, wind, frost and snow is on it’s way. This time of the year can be a little distressing for horse owners if they don’t have a suitable environment for their ...

Adding A Hay Store To Your Stable

Hay stores are a great addition to any stable block as they can provide you with a convenient place to store materials like food and hay for your day to day stable maintenance. Made from the same quality timber as our stables and field shelters, our hay stores are dry, secur ...