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Blue Chip customers can now “donate” to offer Mane Chance Sanctuary valuable support

In a bid to assist our charity partner during COVID-19, and continuing into the future, we have now added an option at checkout for customers to “Donate £1” providing additional support for Mane Chance sanctuary in Guildford, Surrey. Mane Chance have anticipated the negative impact which COVID-19 will have on the income of the charity, with so many events and sessions cancelled.  They estimate that the next six months will be extremely challenging but they are determined. “If you are able to help Mane Chance, we would be so grateful - whilst we appreciate that everything is incredibly tough at the moment for everyone, if you can spare anything to donate, we would be very appreciative.” Find out more about...

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Blue Chip Home Schooling Challenges proving popular

Challenge 5 is NOW LIVE! Now in its fifth week, our Facebook and Instagram based, fun and low-risk weekly challenge event is providing some light relief during stressful times. A winner is chosen each week and they can select a Blue Chip feed product of their choice as their prize! Challenge 3 WINNER: Eden Markl and Patrick. Eden chose Super Concentrated Calming Balancer as her prize. Challenge 4 WINNER: Jean Gill and Romeo. Jean chose Native Feed Balancer as her prize. Each new challenge (launched every Tuesday at 5pm) can be found on our Facebook events and Instagram grid/highlights. Interested in taking part? Watch the video, practice at your own home/yard and when you’re ready film your attempt. Post your...

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How can I keep my horse healthy during the COVID-19 lockdown?

How can I keep my horse healthy during the COVID-19 lockdown? For the majority of horses, grass, fibre and a suitable balancer will be enough to keep them healthy. Feeding a balancer is simple, quick and effective. Diet FEED FORAGE as a base to the diet as always, grass; hay/haylage and quality chaff if needed. As the spring grass comes through, even on forage alone your horse may be consuming plenty of calories, but they need their nutrients too. These can be fed safely with a low calorie diet feed balancer such as Blue Chip Lami Light or a choice from our Super Concentrated feed balancer range. PROVIDE PROBIOTICS to assist the good bacteria in working efficiently, maintaining a healthy...

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A 10 hour trip to your favourite show - The Blue Chip Champs

Emma McCarter qualified for the HAYGAIN hay steamers Diamond Championships back in December, at The Scottish National Equestrian Centre, on her horse Bluefaulds Cleopatra (Echo). Emma and Echo have only been in a partnership together since May 2019. She was over the moon that she had qualified as Blue Chip is one of her favourite big shows! Travelling from Fife in Scotland is a 10 hour drive, but Emma and mum Rachel definitely think it's worth the journey. Last year Emma was lucky enough to compete at The Blue Chip Winter Championships in her final year in juniors on her pony, Nanteglwys Rhodri. Emma says "I loves the whole atmosphere of the event! It is always so lovely as the...

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NHS discount now extends to Blue Light Card holders

Blue Chip extends all NHS discounts to cover all Blue Light card holders.  In tough times, Blue Chip are pleased to support frontline staff across all the emergency services and social care. Last week we announced discounts for those working in the NHS, and this now extends to all Blue Light card holders, or those with an online account. Tom Dalby, CEO of Blue Light Card, said: “The Covid-19 pandemic means that the NHS and emergency services are even more stretched than usual, and will be selflessly and tirelessly working to keep us safe, healthy and supported, often going into unknown dangers to do so. It’s times like this we value our blue light community even more.” Blue Chip are...

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