Highland Pony Society News

3.11.2018 15:17 Age: 171 days

Members' Study Day - Saturday 3 November 2018

Scottish National Equestrian Centre, West Lothian

A Members' Study Day is planned and will be held on Saturday 3 November 2018 at the Scottish National Equestrian Centre, West Lothian from 1030hrs to 1600hrs.

The programme is currently being formulated and will include some general items in the main arena for the interest of all and break out groups covering a range of topics. One demonstration, by a renown judge, will cover activities and anecdotes within the showring and another will advise on bringing on youngstock including a long reining demonstration and a lecture on veterinary matters relating to Highland ponies will be delilvered by a specialist veterinary surgeon. Breakout groups will include farriery and foot care for the Highland, condition scoring and the development of the ScotEquine Pilot and the opportunities it offers to pony breeders and owners.