Highland Pony Society News

19.09.2019 17:04 Age: 25 days

Horse of the Year Show Anticipation Mounts!

Category: General

17 Highland ponies have qualified to compete on this national stage

Many are looking forward to the annual pilgrimage to the Horse of the Year Show to see Highland ponies competing at the highest level. Huge congratulations to the 14 owners who have qualified their ponies for the National Pony Society/Baileys Horse Feeds Mountain & Moorland Ridden Highland Pony of the Year

 

Highland Chief Of Talisker Cream Stallion (132 Cm) Born 2011 Sire: Highland Chief Of Whitefield Dam: Rhidorroch Of Talisker Breeder: Mrs Kate Hawes Breed: Highland Owner: Amber Thorpe, Rider: Amber Thorpe Qualified at: NPS Spring Festival

HARRIS OF MENDICK Dun Stallion (145 Cm) Born 2011 Sire: Dougal Of Mendick Dam: Clover Of Mendick Breeder: Mr & Mrs J Dykes Breed: Highland Owner: Aileen Curle, Rider: Brian Williams Qualified at: NPS Area 25 Summer Show

BENBREAC OF CROILA Dun Stallion (147.5 Cm) Born 2007 Sire: Ulleam Of Croila Dam: Shelagh Of Croila Breeder: Mr EC Ormiston Breed: Highland Owner: Melanie Stanford, Rider: Matthew Cooper Qualified at: Midland Counties Show

Dunedin Mcgregor Grey Gelding (148 Cm) Born 2011 Sire: Dunedin Marksman Dam: Ballinhills Thumberlina Breeder: Miss AS Mitchell Breed: Highland Owner: Christopher Grant, Rider: Christopher Grant Qualified at: Derbyshire Festival Of Showing

Scott Of Forglen Cream Stallion (141.7 Cm) Born 2009 Sire: Highfield Glen Affric Dam: Bridie Of Forglen Breeder: Mr & Mrs G Towns Breed: Highland Owner: Lynda Johnson, Rider: Sarah Ambler Qualified at: Royal Cheshire County Show

Mozart Of Millfield Cream Gelding (148 Cm) Born 2011 Sire: Glenmuir Lochaber Dam: Millfield Morning Mist Breeder: Mr WKA & Miss JA Allan Breed: Highland Owner: Elizabeth Hamilton, Rider: Elizabeth Hamilton Qualified at: Royal Highland Show

CONWAY HARLEQUIN Dun Gelding (144 Cm) Born 2010 Sire: Balleroy Minstrel Dam: Iona Of Conway Breeder: Ms N Stagnell & Mrs K Dipper Breed: Highland Owner: Susan Moran, Rider: Richard Shaw Qualified at: The Showing Register Summer Show

Dunedin Mascot Grey Gelding (147.1 Cm) Born 2012 Sire: Dunedin Marksman Dam: Dunedin Fairisle Breeder: Miss A Mitchell Breed: Highland Owner: Jane McNaught, Registered Keepers: Mrs J McNaught & Miss K Common Rider: Katie Common Qualified at: Highland Pony Society Breed Show

Islesman Of Mendick Dun Stallion (141.5 Cm) Born 2012 Sire: Moss-Side Iain Mor Dam: Gissings Luscardene Breeder: Mr & Mrs J Dykes Breed: Highland Owner: Ruth Darling, Rider: Ruth Darling Qualified at: Scottish Horse Show

RUBY ROse OF STRATHMORE Dun Mare (140 Cm) Born 2011 Sire: Lochlands Royal Flute Dam: Rose-Bud Of Strathmore Breeder: Mr C McQuattie Breed: Highland Owner: Katherine Bowling-Hartenfeld, Rider: Katherine Bowling-Hartenfeld Qualified at: Great Yorkshire Show

ELLISTER ISLAY SPRUCE Grey Stallion (143 Cm) Born 2013 Sire: Ellister Islay Forester Dam: Ellister Islay Raindance Breeder: Mrs PJS Dawson Breed: Highland Owner: Julie Barton, Rider: Rebecca Penny Qualified at: Stoneleigh Horse Show Qualifiers

BALMORAL MERLIN Dun Gelding (148 Cm) Born 2009 Sire: Ulleam Of Croila Dam: Tower Lucky Charm Breeder: HM The Queen Breed: Highland Owner: Lynda Crayston, Rider: Victoria Brooks Qualified at: NPS Summer Championship Show

Heather Jock Of Fourmerk Dun Gelding (146 Cm) Born 2009 Sire: Maccallumdene Dam: Fourmerk Honey Breeder: Mrs JE Alexander Breed: Highland Owner: Jane McNaught, Rider: Rhianna E Gilmour Qualified at: Blair Castle Horse Trials

DOUGAL OF DYKES Dun Stallion (138 Cm) Born 2006 Sire: Harris Of Dykes Dam: Whinney Of Dykes Breeder: Countess Of Swinton Breed: Highland Owner: Zoe Holmes, Rider: Georgina Holmes Qualified at: Moreton-In-Marsh Show

 

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CAIRNS FERGUS Dun Gelding (141 Cm) Born 2005 Sire: Donald Of Shielhill Dam: Gersa Of Auchincrieve Breeder: Mrs P Crockett Breed: Highland Owner: Victoria Oakes, Rider: Victoria Oakes Qualified at: Suffolk Show and will compete in the Thor Atkinson Steel Fabrications Ltd Mountain & Moorland 143cm Working Hunter Pony of the Year

 

AIGAS OF ACHNACARRY Dun Stallion (133 Cm) Born 2007 Sire: TARKA OF ORANGEFIELD Dam: ROWAN OF ACHNACARRY Breeder: MRS JEAN BW CONNELL Breed: Highland Owner: Kelly Capstick, Rider: Aliya Khan Qualified at: Royal Cheshire County Show for the Thor Atkinson Steel Fabrications Ltd Mountain & Moorland 133cm Working Hunter Pony of the Year

 

AUSTIN OF MILTONGLEN Cream Gelding (142 Cm) Born 2010 Sire: Oscar Of Edinglassie Dam: Pepper Of North Milton Breeder: Kirsty Faulkner Breed: Highland Owner: Kirsty Faulkner, Rider: Olivia Faulkner Qualified at: The Showing Register Spring Show for the Junior M & M Ridden Large Breed Pony of the Year Sponsored by Ponies Association (UK)