Entry fee is £3 per class unless otherwise stated.  

For more details on entering, please see "Entry Form".  You can enter as many classes as you like, and  in some classes the same horse/pony can be entered more than once.  

 

 

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Very attractive, good quality rosettes are awarded to 10th place in all classes. For more specific details on prizes, see the appropriate class.  

 

 

 

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December 2017 Show

 

 

Entries for the photo showing classes close on the 1st January 2018 at 7pm.

Entries for the video dressage class close on the 28th December at 6pm.

 

HSO's 78th Show!

 

 

Photo showing classes are £3 and video dressage classes are £11.

Entries can be paid for via PayPal, Postal Order, cheque or bank transfer and can be Emailed to horseshowsonline@hotmail.co.uk or submitted via an online form at www.horseshowsonline.co.uk.

If submitting entries via Email, please include your name, horse/pony's details, postal address (for any prizes won) and PayPal address (if paying by PayPal). Please label all images with the class(s) you wish to enter. Professional photographs that are watermarked are not allowed to be used, unless permission is gained from the photographer.

 

 

 

 

* Ring One Photo Showing *

 

 

Class 1 Bex’s Browbands and Collars Condition and Turnout

Judged on presentation, turnout and condition of horse and rider/handler (if pictured).

Collage entries allowed? Up to four pictures are permitted, ideally one to be a full body shot (if submitting a collage entry please ensure the collage is ready made).

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? No

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by Bex's Browbands and Collars – beautiful, quality browbands at an affordable price (www.facebook.com/bexsbrowbands).

Judged by: Bex's Browbands and Collars

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a prize from Bex's Browbands and Collars.

 

 

Class 2 IV Horse Foreign Breeds

Open to all horses and ponies (including part breds) that are non native to the UK.

Judged on conformation, condition and presentation. Please state breeding on entry form.

Collage entries allowed? Up to four pictures are permitted, ideally one to be a full body shot (if submitting a collage entry please ensure the collage is ready made).

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? No

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by IV Horse Products - IV Horse, pronounced 'Four' or 'For' Horse, manufacture and supply an extensive and comprehensive range of quality products for horse and rider, as well as pets. Many products are unique and exclusive (www.4horse.co.uk, http://www.facebook.com/ivhorse).

Judged by: TBC

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th.

 

 

Class 3 IV Horse Best Veteran (15 +)

Open to all equines age 15 years and over (at time of photo being taken). Please state age on entry form.

Judged on condition and presentation relative to age.

Collage entries allowed? Up to four pictures are permitted, ideally one to be a full body shot (if submitting a collage entry please ensure the collage is ready made).

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? No

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by IV Horse Products - IV Horse, pronounced 'Four' or 'For' Horse, manufacture and supply an extensive and comprehensive range of quality products for horse and rider, as well as pets. Many products are unique and exclusive (www.4horse.co.uk, http://www.facebook.com/ivhorse).

Judged by: TBC

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th.

 

 

Class 4 Bex’s Browbands and Collars Best In Show

Judged on conformation, presentation, ‘wow factor’, and overall appearance to be successful in whichever showing classes(s) they would be eligible for (this can be stated be on entry form).

Collage entries allowed? Up to four pictures are permitted, ideally one to be a full body shot (if submitting a collage entry please ensure the collage is ready made).

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? No

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by Bex's Browbands and Collars – beautiful, quality browbands at an affordable price (www.facebook.com/bexsbrowbands).

Judged by: Bex's Browbands and Collars

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a prize from Bex's Browbands and Collars.

 

 

Class 5 Naughty Pony Publishing Best Welsh Type (including part breds)

Open to all Welsh types, including part breds. Please state breeding on entry form.

Judged on conformation, condition and presentation.

Collage entries allowed? Up to four pictures are permitted, ideally one to be a full body shot (if submitting a collage entry please ensure the collage is ready made).

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? No

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by Naughty Pony Publishing - pony book series based on the real life antics of two naughty welsh cobs and friends enjoyed by childrens and adults alike! (https://www.facebook.com/Naughty-Pony-Publishing-473003439…/)

Judged by: Naughty Pony Publishing team

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a Welsh cob journal.

 

 

 

 

* Ring Two *

 

 

Class 6 LVR Equine Best Moment of 2017

Entry to show off your horsey highlight of 2017. A very brief sentence can be included.

Judged on content and presentation.

Collage entries allowed? No

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? Yes

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by LVR Equestrian - Gorgeous products at affordable prices for that unique look. We have products to suit all occasions and disciplines (https://www.facebook.com/lvrequine/)

Judged by: LVR Equestrian

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a prize from LVR Equine.

 

 

Class 7 The Adventures of Ghost ‘Cherished and Blemished’

Open to all horses and ponies that may not be show ring winners due to blemishes/marks/conformation etc, but whom are champions in their owners’ eyes.

Judged on presentation.

Collage entries allowed? Up to four pictures are permitted, ideally one to be a full body shot (if submitting a collage entry please ensure the collage is ready made).

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? No

Price of class: £3

Kindly Sponsored by The Adventures of Ghost - a little blog dedicated to Ghost, the horse whom is blind in one eye but still manages lots of adventures (https://www.facebook.com/AdventuresOfGhost/).

Judged by: R. Wilmot

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a handmade leather water bottle holder/saddle bag/bum bag in their chosen colours.

 

 

Class 8 NC Equestrian Festive Fun

Entry to show off you and your equine friend celebrating Christmas!

Judged on presentation and content of photo.

Collage entries allowed? No

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? Yes

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by NC Equestrian Festive Fun – an amateur rider blog with a big passion for horses (https://www.facebook.com/ncequestrian89/)

Judged by: NC Equestrian team

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive an A4 portrait.

 

 

Class 9 Equine Portraits by Vicki Yates Best Natural Portrait

Entry to show off a head and shoulders photo of your horse as nature interned.

Judged on content and presentation.

Collage entries allowed? No

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? Yes

Price to enter: £3

Kindly sponsored by Equine Portraits by Vicki Jane Yates – beautiful soft pastel equine portraits to delight (http://www.vickijayneyates.co.uk).

Judged by: Vicki Yates.

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive an A4 portrait worth £75 and all entrants will receive £10 off a portrait.

 

 

Class 10 Ruffle Snuffle Best Santa Hat Modeling

Entry to show off your horse modeling a santa hat/reindeer antlers or any other festive headpiece!

Judged on content and presentation.

Collage entries allowed? No

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? Yes

Price to enter: £3

Kindly sponsored by Ruffle Snuffle - the luxury brand of hide and seek soft play rugs for cats, dogs, rabbits, guinea pigs and horses (www.facebook.com/rufflesnuffle).

Judged by: RS Team

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a prize from Ruffle Snuffle.

 

 

Class 11 Hollywoods Bespoke Plaques Make The Judge Laugh

Judged on content. A caption may be included.

Collage entries allowed? No

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? Yes

Price to enter: £3

Kindly sponsored by Hollywoods Bespoke Signs – beautiful quality stable plaques (https://www.facebook.com/Hollywoods-bespoke-signs-1661315…/…).

Judged by: Elaine Woods

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a discount voucher for a stable plaque.

 

 

Class 12 Education Animals Festive Pets

Entry to show off your pets enjoying Christmas festivities.

Judged on content of photo.

Collage entries allowed? No

Can same pet be entered more than once? Yes

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by Education Animals - promoting responsible pet ownership through education and training (https://www.facebook.com/EducationAnimals).

Judged by: EA Team

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a prize from Education Animals.

 

 

Class 13 Forever Amber Best At Home Shot

Entry to show off your horse or pony content at home.

Judged on content and presentation.

Collage entries allowed? No

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? Yes

Price of class: £3

Kindly sponsored by Forever Amber - equine novel based on a true story (https://www.facebook.com/foreveramberandI/about/).

Judged by: K. Dixon.

Prizes: Luxury rosettes to 1st-10th and the winner will receive either a voucher towards the book or a free digital E-book.

 

 

Class 14 Bling In The Show Ring Best Newcomer

Open to all horses that have not been placed 1st in any HSO photo showing class in the previous six months.

Judged on content of photo.

Collage entries allowed? No

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? Yes

Price to enter: £3

Kindly sponsored by Bling In The Show Ring - beautiful hand made accessories using genuine Swarovski crystals (https://www.facebook.com/BlingInTheShowRing/?fref=ts).

Judged by: Bling In The Show Ring team

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a prize from Bling In The Show Ring.

 

 

Class 15 Black Horse Equestrian Best Friends

Entry to show off your horse/pony with their best friend, whether it be human, equine, or another animal.

Judged on content and presentation.

Collage entries allowed? No

Can same horse/pony be entered more than once? Yes

Price to enter: £3

Kindly sponsored by Black Horse Equestrian – competitively priced horse and rider products (https://www.facebook.com/BHEquestrian/)

Judged by: TBC

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a discount voucher for Black Horse Equestrian.

 

 

First place from Ring One and Ring Two (excluding the pet class), will go through to the championships, where overall champion for each ring will receive a super size rosette. Judge for the championships to be confirmed.

 

 

 

 

**Bonus Class** (FREE with one paid entry)

 

Renaissance Rosettes Horse Star of the Month

This class is free to enter if you have entered the current month's schedule. All you have to do is Email a photo of your nominated equine with approximately 200 words why you think your chosen horse should win. The winning horse will receive a super size luxurious rosette. Kindly sponsored and judged by Renaissance Rosettes and Ribbons. This class will close the same day as the main show classes, but will be ran separately from the main classes, with entries being uploaded onto an album on HSO's Facebook page, not onto the website. Additionally, there will be no points gained from this class to count towards the Points League, nor will the winner be eligible for the monthly champs. Please Email your entries for this class separately from your main show entries, to: horseshowsonline@hotmail.co.uk, labelled “Horse Star of the Month”.

 

 

 

 

* Ring Three Video Dressage *

 

 

Entries for the video dressage close on the 28th December at 6pm.

HSO's Video Dressage is a fun and friendly online dressage competition aimed at the everyday horse and rider who would like to develop their dressage and improve their partnership with their horse.

Feedback is given in an encouraging, constructive manner on your test sheet and there will also be regular additional material on the Facebook page, including hints and tips on how to relax, enjoy your test, improve between shows, and ultimately show your horse and yourself off to the best of both of your abilities.

 

 

Class 16 Jacqui-Marie Designs Intro A

Kindly sponsored by Jacqui-Marie Designs – illustration arts, gifts and homeware (https://www.facebook.com/jacquimariedesigns/).

Price to enter: £11

Judged by: Rebecca Kingswood, an experienced dressage rider and competitor who specialises in producing young quality dressage horses (www.facebook/com/RebeccaKingswoodDressage).

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-6th and a prize from Jacqui-Marie Designs to the winner.

 

 

Class 17 Lay-Soft Bedding Prelim 13

Kindly sponsored by Lay-Soft Bedding - Lay-Soft is processed on-site at our wood recycling plant to form a clean, safe, highly-absorbent, dust-free bedding especially suited for horses, with additional built-in insulation properties for keeping them warm (https://www.facebook.com/laysoftanimalbedding/).

Judged by: Rebecca Kingswood.

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-10th and the winner will receive a sash.

Price to enter: £11

Judged by: Rebecca Kingswood, an experienced dressage rider and competitor who specialises in producing young quality dressage horses (www.facebook/com/RebeccaKingswoodDressage).

Prizes: Luxury rosettes 1st-6th and a sash to the winner.

To be run under BD rules (please see http://www.britishdressage.co.uk/rules for more details), however boots/schooling wraps/bandages can be worn. If non BD tack is used by accident or error, then a deduction of 2% will be made to your overall score.

By entering, you are agreeing to abide by the terms and conditions. Full rules, specifically for the Video Dressage, can be found here: www.horseshowsonline.co.uk.