Unaffiliated and Rare Breeds Shows
A growing number of unaffiliated shows are now including classes appropriate for Suffolks to take part in. We are delighted to see this growing interest and support for our Suffolks and are keen to support these shows in advertising these classes. Below we list the shows we are aware of, please let us know if there are any additional shows we should be advertising here.
A Society brass to Suffolks forward at the following two shows:
Royal Cornwall Show Thursday 6th - Saturday 8th June 2019
Venue: Royal Cornwall Showground, Whitecross, Wadebridge, Cornwall PL27 7JE
Contact: Mr Christopher Riddle, Secretary 01208 812183 or email info@RoyalCornwall.co.uk
Camborne Agricultural Show Saturday 20th July 2019 (TBC)
Venue: Gwealavellan Farm, Coombe, Camborne, Cornwall TR27 5EF
Contact: Heavy Horse Section Secretary, c/o 01209 717691 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
18th & 19th May
|Spring Festival at Royal Welsh showground||http://www.rwas.wales/spring-festival/|
(Bank Holiday Monday)
|Sherborne Castle Country Fair & Rare Breeds Show||Venue: Sherborne Castle, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 5NR|
Contact: Ruth Summerley, 4 Watercombe Lane, Yeovil BA20 2ED
Tel: 01935 428405
|2nd June||Rutland County Show||Venue: The Rutland Showground, Showground Way, Barleythorpe, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 7TW|
Contact: Liz Wackett, Show & Events Secretary.
Tel: 01572 757110
|6th July||South Wales Shire Show|
Venue: Weald & Downland Living Museum
|14th July||Rare & Traditional Breeds Show|
|28th July||West Wales Shire Horse Show||
|3rd August||Brecon County Show||
|4th August (tbc)||Gower Show|
|14th August||Ashover Show||Contact: Sheila 07866790106|
|13th 14th 15thAugust||Pembrokeshire County Show||
|13th 14th August||Anglesey County Show|
Venue: Ty Glyn Williams, The Showground, Gwalchmai, Holyhead, Anglesey, LL65 4R
Tel: 01407 720072
|25th & 26th August||Fenland Country Show||Venue: Stow Cum Quy|
Contact: Malcolm Hall
Tel: 01485 528954
HWS&CS Heavy Horse Show
Contact: Sheila 07866790106
|2nd- 6th October||Horse of the Year Show(HOYS)||Venue: NEC Birmingham|
Rare and Traditional Breeds Show, Weald & Downland Living Museum
Photograph of Randy, plowing by Kevin Wright
We have updated the Suffolk Horse Society Recommendations for Equine Flu for the showing season. Please READ MORE here
Spring Seminar 2019
Discounts with your SHS Membership Card
Welcome to the World Bluegum Lady Aurora!
STALLION LISTING FOR 2019
Now available to download from our website
If you would prefer a hard copy of this booklet, please call the office on 01394 380643, and we will happily post one to you!
AFFILIATED SHOWS 2019
Look at "What's Happening" for an up-to-date list of Affiliated Shows for 2019!
STALLIONS AT STUD
Check out our newly updated A-Z of Stallions at Stud for 2019
Now user-friendly for IPads and mobile phones!
Select the "Family Tree" for a 5 generation Pedigree report, and select the SHS Logo for a Photograph of each Stallion*
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The keen-eyed of you will have noticed that our homepage looks different!
We have had a small refresh done to update the look of the website. This has been done free of charge, and we thank Free-rein for their kind services on this. All features and accesses operate as previously, but we have added icons for direct access to our Instagram and Facebook pages.
WHERE TO SEE A SUFFOLK
You may have already seen our postcard, advertising places that you can visit in order to see a Suffolk. We have now also listed these places under Links To Other Sites, and will update this listing as we are notified of more places where Suffolks can be seen.
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Our Stallion A-Z Listing now includes a 5 generation pedigree for each listed stallion. Click on the tree symbol shown on the individual stallion's detail
Horserace Betting Levy Board Publishes Codes of Practice for 2018
The Codes are an essential guide for the prevention and control of equine diseases threatening equine breeding.
The SHS recommends that all Suffolk owners/breeders familiarise themselves with the new code - see our website main panel, in order to read the HBLB's full press release and provided links.
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Attention all Suffolk horse owners.
Is your Equine Passport up to date? It is a UK LEGAL requirement to tell us IMMEDIATELY if
- your horse has died and you have not returned the passport
- if you have bought a horse and not arranged for the passport to be endorsed into your name
Trading standards can fine owners in possession of incorrect passports. Click here to see the Legal Responsibility of Owners.