In the early morning hours, when most people are still tucked in bed dreaming peacefully, grooms are already hard at work.
They begin their day with meticulous checks on each horse's physical health and wellbeing - taking note of any changes that may signal trouble ahead.
One such groom is Omar Swaby, a man whose from birth has been associated with horses, and who has dedicated his entire life to the care of horses.
In an interview with Quickgallop.com and its YouTube Channel, The Quick Galloper, Swaby lays bare on his time as a groom
This is a riveting interview.