All Miniature Breeds Show & Standard Championships 2009
SATURDAY 1st & SUNDAY 2nd AUGUST
At AESTHETE STUD
Ramor House , North Street, Owston Ferry , Nr Doncaster
Tel/Fax : 01427 728266 / 873602 Mobile 07890 667056
Web site : www.aesthetestud.com
16th Annual Show
FROM THE NORTH : A1 , M62 , M18 , M180 Junction 2 , right at end of slip road to Epworth. In
Epworth turn left at traffic lights to Owston Ferry . In Owston Ferry turn left at ‘T’ junction , through
village , road bears sharp left at White Hart public House, onto North Street. Ramor House is last house on the left. (white house set back in fields) SHOW WILL BE SIGNED
FROM THE SOUTH : Either M1 or A1 to the M18 , M180 then follow directions as above.
JUDGES : Sunday—Miss Clixby & Mr A Van Wyck (USA)
RING 1 : Mrs Alison Holloway , Lincs. RING 2 : Mr A VanWyck (USA)
RING 3 : MR N Blackburn , Cumbria .RING 4 : Mrs P Gribben , Worcs
£7 per horse per class , £8.50 for AMHA classes including AMHA documentation fee
ENTRIES CLOSE STRICTLY 18th July—DOUBLE FEE AFTER THIS TIME
STABLING Stables will be locked from 10pm to 6am for security. If you intend to arrive after this time you must inform us or you will not gain access to the stables
Available on Showground & local stables £15 including straw for weekend, Please book early as numbers are limited. NO TELEPHONE BOOKINGS ACCEPTED. Stables ONLY reserved once payment received.
Tents & Caravans welcome . Toilets on site. Catering
in attendance on show day.
The Red Lion Hotel , Epworth ( 01427) 872208
Travel lodge Doncaster North No.317 , M18 / M180 junction book with Central reservations 0870 905 6343
Albion House B&B , Epworth 01427 872451 .
The Gate Inn , Misterton 01427 890746
Newlands Holiday Cottages , Epworth 07989 076736
“HOLDING THE FUTURE OF MINIATURE HORSE SHOWING”
SATURDAY1st August PERFORMANCE DAY
RING ONE 10.30am
Judge Miss Clixby( unless stated)
OPEN TO HORSES , PONIES & DONKEYS not ex 42”
1. LONG REINING 2 years old & over horses to be shown long reigned in the class. Judged on manners. Ideal as a starter of young horses to get ring experience or older horses to show their expertise
2. RIDDEN 4 yrs old & over, any sex. Rider any age. Judged on manners & suitability. On or off the lead rein. .
3 OPEN DRIVING, 3yrs old & over any sex . Any type of vehicle allowed. Single , pairs or teams. Judged on manners & suitability . See guidance notes below .SPECIAL TO BEST NOVICE not to have won a first place in any show in driving classes ( wear WHITE armband) TROPHY TO BEST EXERCISE VEHICLE
4 SINGLE PLEASURE DRIVING Judge Mr A Van Wyck( USA) judged using AMHA guide lines but horses do not need to be AMHA registered see rules
5 COUNRTY PLEASURE DRIVING Judge Mr A Van Wyck( USA) judged using AMHA guide lines but horses do not need to be AMHA registered see rules
6 CONCOURS D’ELEGANCE Ridden , Driven or on long reins , to find the most elegant turnout. Judged by Miss Clixby & Mr Van Wyck
PERFORMANCE CHAMPIONSHIP 1st & 2nd from classes 1 to 6 to compete . Show Rug & Embroidered jacket to Champion
Champion & Reserve to go forwards to BEST IN SHOW
Judge class 7 to 12 Mr A Van Wyck Classes 13 to 16 Miss Clixby
7 DRIVING OR LONG REINING OBSTACLE horses 2 yrs old & over -long reins 3yrs old & over driven
8 AMERICAN SHOWMANSHIP Handler Any Age. See instructions for class later in schedule SPECIALS to best Mentally or Physically Challenged / disabled in all handler classes ( horses do NOT need to be AMHA registered
9 AMHA HALTER OBSTACLE 2yrs old & over. Horse will negotiate a series of obstacles & may be asked to back up or side pass. AMHA REGISTERED HORSES ONLY
10 INHAND OBSTACLE . Horses will negotiate a series of Obstacles & will be asked to back up and side pass. Special to best Donkey & best under 16yrs ( will be split into Adult / Children if sufficient entries )This class is open to ANY horse , pony or donkey not ex 42”
11 AMHA JUMPER 3yrs old & over minimum height of jumps 18” to maximum 28” in first round. AMHA REGISTERED HORSES ONLY
12 OPEN JUMPING SECTION , 3yrs old & over Children under 16yrs MUST wear a hard hat ANY HORSE , PONY OR DONKEY not ex 42”
13 FANCY DRESS . Open to any pony , donkey , dog , child or adult !! Come & have lots of fun. Sponsor Knaggs Farrier Services offers £50 to Best Child exhibit & £50 to best Adult 16yrs & over
14 VICKY JOHNSON MEMORIAL YOUNG HANDLER under 16 years (10 years old & under must not show stallions or colts) Will be split if sufficient entries . Rug to winner
15 SHOWMANSHIP over 16 years old .12 –14 are judged on the handlers ability to present their animal to the judge. Not the animal themselves. Prizes & rosettes Rug to winner
16 BEST CONDITIONED. Judged on coat & body condition. . ALL ENTRY FEES from this class are donated to CANCER RESEARCH .Special to best VETERAN over 16yrs.
AMERICAN MINIATURE HORSE PERFORMANCE ( classes 7 & 9 ONLY) These are AMHA sanctioned classes. Horses must hold a current AMHA registration & be owned by a current AMHA member. AMHA Rules apply . Entry fee £8.50 including AMHA documentation fee
Class 3 Open Driving. This is judged by a BDS judge
To bring this driving class closer in line with the standards set by the British Driving Society (recognised as the worldwide authority on the driving horse and pony) we will be discouraging the use of either Sidechecks or Overchecks . Young Drivers are recommended to have a competent groom either to ride on board or be present in the ring .To ensure safe breaking , breeching would be advisable on all but the smallest & lightest carriage
Class 4 & 5
Pleasure Driving. This is judged by an AMHA judge. ( full AMHA rules available on request—but a guide is given below) . Country Pleasure Open to horses hitched to a 2 wheeled vehicle. To be judged on Attitude , Manners , performance , quality & conformation IN THAT ORDER. Horses should be on the bridle with a light contact maintained with relaxed head carriage. High action will be penalised. It is imperative that the horse gives the impression of being a pleasure to drive. A responsive mouth is paramount and all gaits to be performed with willingness , ease , cadence , balance & smoothness. Gaits required will be Walk , Pleasure trot ( relaxed & easy going) Working Trot ( lengthening stride) Horses will be required to stand quietly & back readily
Single Pleasure .Contact should be maintained on reins at all time. Horses should give the appearance of a pleasurable drive & although animated should not show high knee action.. To be judged on Quality of performance, manners , way of going , conformation , appropriateness , condition & fit of cart & harness & neatness of attire IN THAT ORDER. Gaits required Walk , Collected trot , Working trot. Horses will be required to stand quietly & back readily
AMERICAN SHOWMANSHIP INSTRUCTIONS ( class 14)
Walk to the judge in a straight line. Stop & stand in front of the judge . Upon acknowledgement from the judge , do a 180 degree turn. All turns to be to the right. Trot in a straight line past the line up & stop. Do a 180 degree turn , Walk horse forwards to exact spot in the line up , where you first started & stand up your horse.
SATURDAY 1st August
Not before 2pm Judge : Mr A VanWyck
Following on from other classes
Open to Horses , ponies & donkeys 42” & under unless stated
17 PROGENY GROUPS minimum of two horses any age by the same stallion or out of the same mare
18 BEST HEAD , any age or sex
19 BEST MOVEMENT any age or sex
The following are open to Miniatures 34” & under at maturity registered with any society
Age Supreme Qualifying rosettes & will be awarded
20 ULTRA MINI any age or sex not exceeding 30” at maturity winner qualifies for Grand Champion Miniature on Sunday
21 SHOW HACK TYPE ( for the most refined miniature horse) any age / sex under 34” at maturity
22 SHOW HUNTER TYPE ( for miniatures of Medium build) any age / sex under 34”
23 SHOW COB TYPE ( for the heavier miniature horse) any age / sex under 34”
CHAMPION 1st & 2nd from classes 21 to 23 qualify. Champion qualifies for Grand Champion Miniature on Sunday
SUNDAY 2nd August
RING ONE commencing 8.30 am
Measuring from 8am
Judge Mrs A Holloway
BRITISH MINIATURE HORSES
Affiliated to the British Miniature Horse Society (BMHS), all classes will be run under their rules. Only horses registered with the BMHS may enter, with the exception of class 21 (open). Owners, exhibitors and handlers must be current members & pay the appropriate BMHS 2009 Showing Levy. Horses to report for measuring half an hour prior to classes. Classes 16 to 21 ARE QUALIFIERS FOR THE ROYAL INTERNATIONAL HORSE SHOW 2010. The first two prize winner to fourth place not already qualified will qualify
24 Royal International Miniature Horse 3yrs & over stallions ( highest placed 3 yr old qualifies for 3yr Supreme & highest 4 & over for 4yr &over Supreme )
25 Royal International miniature horse 3yrs & over mare or gelding ( as above)
26 Royal International Miniature Horse 2 yr old colt , filly or gelding ( winner qualifies for 2 yr Supreme)
27 Royal International Miniature Horse yearling colt , filly or gelding ( winner qualifies for Yearling Supreme)
28 Royal International small miniature horse 4 yrs old & over not ex 80cms ( winner qualifies for 4yr old & over Supreme)
29 Royal International Veteran Horse 8yrs & over Stallion , mare or Gelding (winner qualifies for 4yr old & over supreme)
First and second prize winners from classes 24 to 29 compete for Championship. The winner qualifies for the Supreme Champion of Champions class at the BMHS International Breed Show 2009.
For spotted horse/ponies registered with any breed society , 34” & under at maturity Judged on Conformation primarily unless stated.
30 BEST COLOUR & MARKINGS SPOTTED , judged 80% colour , 20 % conformation. Any age , sex or coat pattern ( Each age qualifies for relevant Supreme Championship
31 STALLION , MARE OR GELDING 4yrs old & Over ( winner qualifies for 4yr old Supreme)
32 FOAL 1 month old or over ( foal qualifies for Foal Supreme)
33 1 to 3YR OLD COLT , FILLY or GELDING( highest 2yr old & 3rd qualifies for 2yr & 3rd old Supreme.)
CHAMPIONSHIP : 1st & 2nd place from classes 30 to 33
The British Spotted Pony Society offers a rosette to the highest placed member showing a registered pony in each class. Members please wear your membership badges.
34 SOLID COLOURED MINIATURE HORSE ANY AGE any sex not exceeding 34” at maturity. This class is open to bays , blacks , chestnut & browns. Judged 20%Conformation & 80% colour colour White face & leg markings are accepted
35 ANY OTHER COLOURED MINIATURE HORSE( that does not have its own class or section) I.e. Palomino , dun , roan , grey , pintaloosa, silver etc. any age or sex. Judged on conformation & colour .Horses qualify for the relevant age Supreme
winner from classes 39 & 40 Qualify for Grand CHAMPIONSHIP
Falabellas entering this class should be 34” & under at maturity. Classes will be split if sufficient entries
36 PUREBRED FALABELLA ANY AGE OR SEX ( class will be split if sufficient entries) Best of each age group to go forwards for relevant Supreme. Registered with any recognised Falabella registry or studbook
37 PUREBRED DNA TESTED FALABELLA registered with Dutch or British Falabella Studbook Sponsor EQUULEUS FALABELLA STUD awarding £150 in Feedmark Vouchers . Please send copy of registration documents with entry
38 PARTBRED FALABELLA any age or sex registered with one of the official Falabella Partbred registries or IMHPS or BMHS Best of each age group qualifies for relevant Supreme.
CHAMPION 1st & 2nd from classes 36 to 38 to compete Champion goes forwards to Grand Champion Miniature
PART BRED AMERICAN
39 PARTBRED AMERICAN MINIATURE any age , any sex. One parent MUST be registered AMHA 34” & under at maturity ( each age winner qualifies for relevant Supreme) Winner qualifies for Grand Championship
40 BRITISH BRED YOUNGSTOCK 1-3yrs 34” & under - exhibit must be born in the UK & be of British Origin ie , Shetland , British Spotted Pony , BRITISH MINIATURE (100% British bloodlines no Falabella or AMHA) etc ex 34” not ex 42”
41 BRITISH BRED 4YRS OLD & OVER not ex 34”
CHAMPION 1st & 2nd from classes 40 & 41 Qualify. Champion qualifies for Grand Champion Miniature
RING TWO commencing 8.30 am
Judge: Mr A VanWyck (USA)
MINIATURE HORSE CLUB OF GREAT BRITAIN
The miniature horse classes are open to horses not exceeding 34" at maturity. The classes are run under the rules of the Miniature Horse Club of Great Britain, a copy of the rules can be obtained from The President, MHCGB, Newclose Farm, Calf Fallow Lane, Norton, Stockton on Tees TS20 1PQ. Open to MHCGB Members Only.
This show is a qualifier for MHCGB Grand Championship and AMHA Horse of 2009 Championship Show held at Moulton College, Northampton on 12th September 2009 . 1st to 3rd place to qualify.
PLEASE NOTE; ALL EXHIBITORS MUST BE FULLY PAID UP MEMBERS OF MHCGB 7 DAYS PRIOR TO THIS SHOW.
42 Yearling, filly colt or gelding not exceeding 34" at maturity. ( winner qualifies for Yearling Supreme)
43 2 year olds filly, colt or gelding not exceeding 34" at maturity. ( each age qualifies for relevant age Supreme)
44 3 year olds filly, colt or gelding not exceeding 34" at maturity. ( each age qualifies for relevant age Supreme)
45 4 years and over stallion, not exceeding 34”
46 mare or gelding not exceeding 34"
47 Foal , 1 month old & over ( foal qualifies for Foal Supreme).
MHCGB offers a rosette in these classes
CHAMPIONSHIP 1st & 2nd place from classes 42 to 47to compete
INTERNATIONAL MINIATURE HORSE & PONY SOCIETY
Affiliated to The International Miniature Horse & Pony society , all horses entered must be registered with IMPHS & owned by a current member.
48 International miniature horse reg with IMPHS TB/ Arabian Type 4yrs old & over Stallion , mare or gelding( winner qualifies for 4yr Supreme),
49 FOAL one month old or over ( foal qualifies for Foal Supreme) draft or refined type
50 International miniature horse reg with IMPHS TB/ Arabian Type 1 to 3 yrs Colt , filly or gelding ( each age qualifies for relevant Age Supreme)
51 International miniature Horse DRAUGHT type reg with IMHPS any age / sex ( each age qualifies for respective Supreme Championship)
CHAMPIONSHIP 1st & 2nd place from classes 48 to 51.
BROKEN COLOURED MINIATURE HORSE ( Shetlands may not enter classes 52 to 55 unless they are registered with a miniature horse society & shown as a miniature horse)
Skewbald , piebald , paints, overo , MUST be registered with any society. 34” & under at maturity. These classes are affiliated to the British Skewbald & Piebald Association & are Qualifiers for their Champion of Champions finals , held annually at their National Championships. Qualifying cards will be issued for Skewbalds & piebalds , highest placed youngstock ,paints & overos qualify for their Championships. Competitors must become members & horses registered to attend the Championships. All stallions & colts 4yrs old or over must be licensed & graded with BSPA or CHAPS to enter the BSPA Championships. You DO NOT need to be a BSPA member or have a horse registered with BSPA to compete in the following classes
52 BEST COLOUR & MARKINGS any age or sex. Judged 90% colour & markings 10% condition & soundness
53 4 YEARS OLD & OVER Stallion , Mare or Gelding ( 1st qualifies for 4 yr old Supreme)
54 FOAL one month old or over( foal qualifies for Foal Supreme)
55 1 to 3 YEAR OLD colt , filly , gelding ( Each age qualifies for relevant age Supreme)
CHAMPIONSHIP 1st & 2nd from classes 52 to 55
AMERICAN MINIATURE HORSE
This is an AMHA sanctioned show. Horses must hold a current AMHA registration & be owned by a current AMHA member. AMHA Rules apply. A copy of both sides of the AMHA registration MUST be sent with the entries. You MUST have transferred ownership to your name too or you will not be able to compete .Stallions 3 yrs old & over must hold a veterinary certificate stating they have two testicles—a copy to be sent with entries
Horses will be measured before the class and will be measured to the last hair at the base of the wither & must be 34” & under at maturity ENTRY FEE £8.50 including AMHA documentation fee.
56 STALLIONS All ages
57 MARES All ages
58 GELDINGS All ages
Horses qualify for the relevant age Supreme Champion
CHAMPION & RESERVE CHAMPION AMHA 1st & 2nd place from classes 56 to 58 to compete Sponsor www.ez2spotranch.com Quarentine & export of horses worldwide
RING THREE commencing 8.30 am
Judge Mr N Blackburn , Cumbria
Ponies must be registered with the Shetland Pony stud Book Society. Ponies must be 34” & under at maturity. Working ponies of 4yrs old & over may ONLY be clipped in the interest of welfare. Under no circumstances should foals be clipped. Tel 01738 623471 for details
59 2 & 3 YR OLD COLT ,FILLY OR GELDING ( highest 2yr & 3yr old qualifies for 2yr & 3yr old Supreme)
60 YEARLING COLT , FILLY OR GELDING ( winner goes forward to yearling Supreme)
61 ENTIRE MALE 4yrs old & over. ( 1st qualifies for 4yr old Supreme)
62 MARE OR GELDING 4yrs old & over ( 1st qualifies for 4yr old Supreme)
63 FOAL rosette awarded . Foals must be one month old or over ( foal qualifies for Foal Supreme).
JUNIOR CHAMPION 1st & 2nd from classes 59 ,60 & 63 to compete. SPSBS Rosettes awarded
OVERALL CHAMPION 1st & 2nd from classes 59 to 63 to compete , SPSBS rosettes ,
G.E.M.S. ROSETTES to highest placed member in each class. Membership badges MUST be worn. Tel 01797 270558
SPSBS ROSETTES awarded where applicable.
These classes are open to Standard Shetlands exceeding 34” but not exceeding 42” at maturity. Shetlands must be registered with the SPSBS. SPSBS Rosettes will be awarded. Working ponies of 4yrs old & over may ONLY be clipped in the interest of welfare. Under no circumstances should foals be clipped. Tel 01738 623471 for details
64 ENTIRE MALE , MARE OR GELDING 4yrs old & over BEST FOAL rosette awarded please give details on entry form
65 1 to 3 YR OLD COLT , FILLY OR GELDING
CHAMPIONSHIP : 1st & 2nd from classes 64 & 65 to compete . Champion & reserve to go forward to Supreme OVERSIZE Championship in RING 4
SEE RING 4 for more classes Standard Shetlands can enter
BROKEN COLOURED MINIATURE SHETLAND not exceeding 34”
British Skewbald & Piebald Association & are Qualifiers for their Champion of Champions finals , held annually at their National Championships. Qualifying cards will be issued for Skewbalds & piebalds , highest placed youngstock ,paints & overos qualify for their Championships. Competitors must become members & horses registered to attend the Championships. All stallions & colts 4yrs old or over must be licensed & graded with BSPA or CHAPS
to enter the BSPA Championships.
You DO NOT need to be a BSPA member or have a horse registered with BSPA to compete in the following classes
66 BEST COLOUR & MARKINGS any age or sex. Judged 90% colour & markings 10% condition & soundness
67 4 YEARS OLD & OVER stallion , mare or gelding ( winner qualifies for 4yr old Supreme)
68 FOAL one month old & over( foal qualifies for Foal Supreme)
69 1 TO 3 YEARS colt , filly or gelding ( each age qualifies for relevant Supreme)
CHAMPIONSHIP : 1st & 2nd from classes 66 to 69 plus best foal to compete
70 SOLID COLOURED MINIATURE SHETLAND ANY AGE any sex not exceeding 34” at maturity. This class is open to bays , blacks , chestnut & browns. Judged on Conformation & colour . White face & leg markings are accepted
71 ANY OTHER COLOURED MINIATURE SHETLAND( that does not have its own class or section) I.e. Palomino , dun , roan , grey , etc. any age or sex. Judged on conformation & colour .Horses qualify for the relevant age Supreme Championship
Winner of classes 70 & 71 qualify for GRAND CHAMPION
72 MINIATURE DONKEY OR MULE Jack , Jennett or gelding any age not exceeding 36” at maturity.
1st & 2nd Place from the above class qualifies for the MINIATURE SUPREME CHAMPIONSHIP also foal , yearling & 2yr old , 3yr & Senior Supremes where applicable HELD IN RING 1
73 SMALL STANDARD DONKEY OR MULE exceeding 36” but not exceeding 42” at maturity. Any age or sex. Affiliated to the Donkey Breeds Society .DBS rosettes awarded. Exhibitors need not own registered donkeys or be members of the DBS to compete. 1st & 2nd place from this class to compete for the STANDARD SUPREME CHAMPION OF THE SHOW
CHAMPIONSHIP 1st & 2nd place from classes 72 to 73 compete . Sponsor Zaffyre Miniatures & Animal Mad
MINIATURE Supreme Championships
will not commence until all miniature inhand classes have finished
Special rosette winners to compete. Custom made brass plaques sponsored by All Stars International Miniatures & Sir & Lady King to the winner of every Supreme
Sashes Donated by Aesthete Stud , Rugs Donated by Pampered Ponies
To every Supreme
JUDGED BY ALL THREE MINIATURE JUDGES
MINIATURE SUPREME FOAL CHAMPION .Winners of the BEST FOAL rosettes in the 34” & under section to compete
MINIATURE SUPREME YEARLING CHAMPION Highest placed yearling in every class in the 34” & under section to compete for the .
MINIATURE SUPREME TWO YEAR OLD CHAMPION
highest Placed 2 yr old in each class in the 34” & under section to compete.
MINIATURE SUPREME THREE YEAR OLD CHAMPION .highest Placed 3 yr old in each class in the 34” & under section to compete.
MINIATURE SUPREME 4 YEAR OLD & OVER CHAMPION Highest placed 4 yr old & over in every class to compete
Sponsor MYSTIQUE ARABIAN STUD MINIATURE HORSE FARM & TACK
MINIATURE SHOW HORSE SUPREME Sponsor NEWLANDS EQUESTRIAN
Superb rosettes given to the horse in each class ( except Shetlands & donkeys) which looks like its large horse counterpart , I.e. Arab , Hack , Hunter etc.
GELDING SUPREME Open geldings entered in the MINIATURE section. No qualification needed
GRAND CHAMPION MINIATURE OF THE SHOW
Champion & reserve from all above Supremes also Spotted , Shetland , British Miniature , Coloured , Falabella & AMHA , MHCGB , IMHPS ,Solid Colour , Supreme foal Champ & reserve , Supreme Yearling Champion & reserve , Supreme 2yr old & Reserve , Supreme 3yr & Reserve , Supreme 4yr & over & reserve & 1st & 2nd place from , Miniature donkey or Mule, colour classes To compete for the TROPHY & £40. Reserve £20 . Awards to Champion , Reserve & 2nd Reserve Championship.
Garlands donated by AESTHETE STUD , an EXTRA £20 prize money if the SUPREME MINIATURE CHAMPION was bred by AESTHETE STUD.
Trophy to Keep & Show Halter donated by MINARA HALTERS plus
Stunning show rug to Champion donated by EQUINE CLOTHING CO & Embroidered Jacket
Champion & Reserve to go forwards to BEST IN SHOW
BEST TURNED OUT CHAMPION INHAND special rosette winners to compete
RING FOUR commencing 8.30 am
Judge Mrs P Gribben ( to be confirmed)
See ring three for Standard Shetland classes These classes are open to miniature horses & Shetlands ex 34” not ex 42” unless stated
74 DRAUGHT TYPE ex 34” not ex 42” at maturity. Any age / sex Includes Shetlands & Miniature Horses
75 REFINED TYPE ex 34” not ex 42” at maturity any age / sex
76 COLOUR & MARKINGS—open to coloured , spotted or pintaloosa horses Judged 80% colour markings 10% conformation
77 COLOURED ( piebald , skewbald ,paint , overo Only) any age, any sex, exceeding 34” but not exceeding 42” at maturity. BSPA rosette to highest placed member. This is also a qualifier for the British Skewbald & Piebald National Championships for Piebald & Skewbald & paints & Overos .Qualifying cards will be given ( see miniature section for full details) Judged on conformation primarily , special for best markings
78 SOLID COLOUR bays , black , chestnut . ( white face & leg markings accepted) Judged 80% colour 20% conformation
79 SPOTTED any age any sex exceeding 34” but not exceeding 42” at maturity. BSpPS rosettes to highest placed member Please wear membership badge. SHAPS rosette to highest placed member please wear white armband. Judged on conformation primarily , special for best markings.
80 ANY OTHER COLOUR , silvers , palomino , dun , pintaloosa ( coloured & spotted together) etc Judged 80% colour 20% conformation
REGISTERED STANDARD / INTERMEDIATE / OVERSIZE HORSE
Exceeding 34” but not exceeding 42” at maturity. ( Standard Shetlands cannot enter this class unless they are also registered with another society I.e. British Miniature Horse Society) Class will be split if sufficient entries. Shown as a horse
81 STALLION , MARE OR GELDING 4 yrs old & over
82 FOAL rosette awarded .
83 1 to 3 yrs COLT, FILLY OR GELDING
CHAMPIONSHIP 1st & 2nd from classes 81 & 83.Champion & reserve to go forward to Supreme Championship .
84 FALABELLA & PARTBRED any age any sex ex. 34” not ex 42”
85 AMERICAN OR PARTBRED any age any sex ex 34” not ex 42”
86 ALL BRITISH BREEDING , exhibit must be born in the UK & be of British Origin ie , Shetland , British Spotted Pony , BRITISH MINIATURE (100% British bloodlines) etc ex 34” not ex 42”
87 IMHPS registered any age or sex
88 BMHS registered any age or sex
89 MHCGB Category B horses any age or sex up to 38”( qualifies for MHCGB Championships) Open to members of MHCGB
INTERMEDIATE SUPREME CHAMPIONSHIPS
GELDING SUPREME open to any gelding ex 34” not exceeding 42” no qualification necessary
INTERMEDIATE JUNIOR SUPREME CHAMPION
Special rosettes will be awarded in classes to the best Junior foal to 3 years Special rosette winners to compete for Junior Champion & Reserve
INTERMEDIATE SENIOR SUPREME CHAMPION
Special rosettes will be awarded to the best 4yr old & over in the classes. Special rosette winners to compete for Senior Champion & Reserve
GRAND CHAMPION INTERMEDIATE OF THE SHOW Champion & reserve Standard Shetland & Intermediate/ Oversize Champion & reserve plus 1st & 2nd place from the Small standard Donkey / mule , Spotted , coloured , solid coloured classes , Junior & Senior Champion & reserve
compete for Trophy & £40 .Reserve receives a trophy & £20 .
Garlands donated by AESTHETE STUD. Also an EXTRA £20 prize money if the
ALL MINIATURE BREEDS SHOW
BEST IN SHOW
Grand Champion Miniature & Reserve
Grand Champion Intermediate & Reserve
Performance Champion & Reserve to compete
. Champion receives Embroidered jacket , Show Rug & £100 , Reserve £50
Will commence after all inhand classes have finished
Winner receives BREEDER ALERT FOALING ALARM donated by Allsman
Enterprises USA—Prize to be confirmed if new model available by the show
RULES please read carefully
Entry FEES £7 per horse per class .£8.50 for AMHA classes Entry fees are NOT REFUNDABLE & NOT TRANSFERRABLE unless the show is cancelled. Any one cancelling a cheque , or having a cheque returned unpaid from the bank will not be allowed to compete until all outstanding fees are paid. Persistent trouble causers will be banned from showing at the show at the organisers discretion.
CLOSING DATE FOR ENTRIES is 18th July. Late entries are accepted at double fee . COLLECT YOUR NUMBERS ON THE DAY . No receipt will be sent unless an SAE is enclosed
Please read each section for height rules. Please measure your animals to the TOP OF THE WITHER. Except AMHA classes which is to the last hair at base of wither. Horses MUST be 34” & under or 42” & under AT MATURITY. Horse will be measured for BMHS & AMHA classes. Other horses MAY be measured if requested. Yearlings should not exceed 32” , 2yrs not to exceed 33” , 3 yrs not to exceed 34” for miniature classes
The judges decision is FINAL. Any objections must be made in writing within 30 mins of the class / incident finishing & handed to the secretary with a deposit of £25.
Every exhibitor is responsible for the correctness of entry forms. Please fill in ALL sections of the form or they could be returned to you. No substitute entries
allowed. NO TELEPHONE OR E-MAIL ENTRIES
Classes may be divided , amalgamated or cancelled or moved depending on the number of entries.
All animals MUST be under control at all times.
Any animal showing signs of disease will be asked to leave the show ground.
BREED SOCIETY RULES apply in each breed section. Contact the breed societies if you required a copy of their rules.
Foals must be at least 1 month old on show day. Weaned foals may only be shown if they are OVER 5 months old, otherwise mare must accompany their foals in the ring. Mares with foals at foot must be 4yrs old & over. USE OF CHAINS ON FOALS is discouraged
No entries or stabling accepted unless accompanied by the correct fees.
The Show secretary MAY request copies of breed society registration documents , if you are entering on the day please bring registration documents with you. AMHA classes MUST send a copy of both sides of the registration & a Vets declaration that a Stallion 3yrs old or over has 2 testicles
Owners are responsible for all vets , doctors fees etc. incurred at the show ground.
THE COMMITTEE & SHOW OFFICIALS ACCEPT NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY LOSS, INJURY OR DAMAGE TO ANY PERSON OR THEIR PROPERTY whilst on the show ground , car parks or approaches. Entries are taken as acceptance of these conditions.
Please have public liability insurance.
The show cannot be held responsible for errors in the catalogue or schedule.
Dogs to be kept on leads at all times.
Spectators & cars admitted free. Please leave the show ground tidy.
RIDING HATS of approved standard MUST be worn at all times when mounted. With chin strap fastened. Children under 16 yrs MUST wear a hard hat whilst jumping & it is advised in the obstacle classes
TRADE STAND space is FREE at the show but must be pre-booked.
Please conduct yourselves in a courteous manner. Any abuse to person or animal at the show will not be tolerated & the culprit will be asked to leave the showground. PLEASE USE CHAINS ON SHOW HALTERS WITH CARE. DO NOT tie horses to the ring side & leave them unattended.
Every effort will be made to wait for an exhibit whose classes clash. But it is the exhibitors responsibility to INFORM THE RING STEWARD & SHOW SECRETARY that you should be in a specific class. Please bring sufficient handlers with you as we cannot wait for handlers
STABLING Is available on the showground at £15 per stable for the weekend—Friday to Monday if required. STABLING IS LIMITED . Please let us know arrival date & approx time . Unfortunately we cannot get any temporary stables this year . We will be using nearby yards as overflow. Straw bedding is provided. We will endeavour to stable as many horses on the showground as possible & will be using field shelters. You may pen your horses safely at the side of your horsebox. We have penning available in barns if required @ £5 per pen—please phone me to discuss this option . If you required SHAVINGS , please bring your own or can be purchased if pre booked at a price of £6 per bag.
Please muck stables out if you have time as this will help us to keep the stabling costs to a minimum .
STABLES WILL ONLY BE RESERVED IF FULL FEE IS PAID. Strictly NO telephone reservations accepted. .
Camping welcome, free of charge. Toilets & Caterer on site.
STABLES ARE LOCKED at 10 pm to 6am for security if you expect to arrive after this time you MUST inform the secretary or you will not gain access to your stables.