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Irish Draught Horse Society

HSI Breeders Awards

Congratuations to our members Kenny and Wendy Bell who last week picked up an award at the HSI Breeders Award with their 2yo Castleview Farmers Lady (by Tors Gentleman Farmer) for the mare that achieved the highest scores at inspections in 2015.

HSI Autumn Mare Inspections

Horse Sport Ireland have announced details of this autumn's mare inspections. Further details can be found on the Mare Inspections page of this website.

Jump X and Working Hunter Show

On Saturday 25th July the IDHS (NI) will host an Arena Jump X and Working Hunter Show at Dirraw Farm, Finvoy, Ballymoney. The event will offer both Arena JumpX and Working Hunter classes for horses (70cm and 90cm) and ponies (50cm and 70cm). Entries will cost £20 for 1 class per horse or £30 for 2 classes per horse if pre-entered by Thursday 23rd July. Entries on the day will incur a £5 surcharge. There will be a £5 reduction in entry fees for members of the IDHS (NI).

Further details on the Entry Form and Flyer below.

Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting will take place on Tuesday 5th May at the Ballinderry Inn, Moira at 8pm. As well as the usual business the evening will include a talk by Robert Huey, Chief Veterinary Officer for Northern Ireland on exotic diseases of the horse.