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Advertising with Heavy Horse World magazine is a great way of reaching all those with an interest in heavy horses.

Our advertisers include breeders, breed societies and working horse associations, course and experience days providers, harness-makers and suppliers, wheelwrights, vehicle suppliers, show and event organisers, auctioneers, draft horse equipment importers and feed suppliers. Anybody, in fact, with an interest in heavy horses!

We also have a great classified advertisement section selling everything from horses to horse books.

Plus, you can advertise on this website in our Suppliers section (below) and enhance your profile world-wide.

To find out more about our advertising service and discover our competitive rates, email us at editor@heavyhorseworld.co.uk or download our Advertising Rates (pdf).

General

National Horse Brass Society

Membership offers you the opportunity to meet fellow collectors, visits to collections and manufacturers, journals, annual horse brass for members, meetings etc

Name: Mary Fletcher
Address: Beverly House, Nettleden Road,
Little Gaddesden, Berkhamstead,
Herts, HP4 1PP
Telephone: 01432 890675
Mobile: 07801 964740
Email: dnm.fletcher@btinternet.com
Website: www.nationalhorsebrasssociety.org.uk

The Heavy Horse Enthusiast

Supplier of harness fittings and decorations, books, videos and dvds. Also limited edition brasses and Heavy Horse World annual calendar. Mail order lists available. Visit our stand at shows across the country.

Name: Ali Garbett
Address: The Oxleys, Clows Top,
Kidderminster, Worcs, DY14 9HE
Telephone: 01299 832358
Mobile: 07739 039756
Email: sales@heavyhorseenthusiast.co.uk
Website: www.heavyhorseenthusiast.co.uk

Breeders

Matthew Gregory King Ltd Shires & Clydessales

Shire and Clydesdale horses for sale from the home of champions. Horses for showing, breeding, riding/driving, work or just good companion horses – all ages and prices. We are happy to answer all enquiries and advise first time buyers. Specialising in export, we have satisfied customers in an ever-increasing number of countries and welcome export orders. We can help organise transport, documentation etc. Quality Shires and Clydesdales both bought and sold.

Situated in Marbury on the border of Cheshire and Shropshire and within easy reach of Liverpool and Manchester airports and Crewe Railway Station.

Telephone: 01606 883829
Mobile: 07919 605350
Email: matthewgregoryking@fsmail.net
Website: www.shiresandclydesdales.com

Robert Sampson

Training courses on all aspects of working and showing heavy horses. Agricultural; logging; driving; care & management. Discounted rates for people under the age of 20. Accommodation can be arranged locally in a quiet New Forest B&B. Also, Percheron stallion standing at stud. Young stock, trained work horses and TB crosses usually for sale.

Address: Harbridge Farm House, Ringwood,
Hampshire, BH24 3PW
Telephone: 01425 470273
Email: edwardsampson@btinternet.com

Courses, Training For Horses & Horsemen

Jonathan & Fiona Waterer

Learn to drive and work heavy horses on our traditional working farm, staying in the farmhouse and enjoying delicious home cooking. Also horses ready to work available and taken in for training. Timber extraction, and horses and vehicles available for weddings, funerals, films and advertising.

Address: Higher Biddacott Farm, Chittlehampton,
Umberleigh, Devon, EX37 9PY
Mobile: 01769 540222
Fax: 01480 896756
Email: waterers@heavy-horses.net
Website: www.heavy-horses.net

Horses, Harnesses, Equipment, Vehicles & Services

Waldburg Shires

For all your heavy horse needs. New harness stocks available, including complete sets, collars and hames, head collars, polyfoam riding pads, combination bridles, in-hand bridles. Horses and carriages available for hire. Also ridden and ladies’ cart displays – please enquire.

Name: Elspeth Ross
Address: New Farm Bungalow, Buckworth Road,
Alconbury Weston, Huntingdon,
Cambridgeshire, PE28 4JX
Mobile: 07802 387748
Fax: 01480 896756
Email: enquiries@waldburgshires.co.uk
Website: www.waldburgshires.co.uk

Blue Horse Equine

Vehicles, implements and harness imported from North America. Pioneer forecarts, passenger wagons, training sleds and stoneboats, Amish-made Ladies Carts. Multiple hitch eveners, neck yokes and whipple trees. Harness, rugs, headcollars, hardware, collars and hames, bridles, bits, boots, driving lines and reins, plough lines etc. We will take orders for ploughs, cultivators and other implements. Contact us to discuss your needs.

Telephone: 01747 860879
Email: info@bluehorseequine.co.uk
Website: www.bluehorseequine.co.uk

Aaron Martin Harness Ltd

The complete source for the harnessed horse. Supplying draught horse owners worldwide. All your needs for harness for agricultural work and leisure driving. Contact us to discuss your requirements. CD of catalogue and price list FREE. For paper copy send $15 Canadian. Use Visa, Mastercard or Money Order for payment.

Name: Aaron Martin
Address: 4445 Posey Lane, RR#1,
Wallenstein, 0N N0B 250, Canada
Main Telephone: +1 (0)519 698 2754
Secondary Telephone: +1 (0)800 367 0639
Fax: +1 (0)519 698 2420
Email: info@aaronmartin.com
Website: www.aaronmartin.com

Ruggles Horse Rugs

Range of horse rugs specifically designed for the heavy horse including turnout rugs, summer/cotton sheets, stable rugs etc.

Telephone: 01572 717447
Email: sales@rugglesequestrian.co.uk
Website: www.ruggles-horse-rugs.co.uk

Shows

Great Dorset Steam Fair

Thursday – Monday 24 – 28 August 2017

Take a giant trip of nostalgia into the days of yesteryear at this annual extravaganza, widely recognised as the leading event of its type in the world. Held on a mammoth 600-acre showground, see an old-time steam-driven funfair, the world famous line up of showmans’ engines and the magnificent steam-powered heavy haulage, threshing, woodsawing, ploughing and road rolling demonstrations.

Plus one of the largest heavy horse shows in the UK. Heavy horses working every day. Ploughing match, Thursday 24 August. Heavy horse show day, Monday 28 August. A fantastic day out for all the family. Attended by over 200,000 visitors from the UK and overseas. Contact the office for further details and a free brochure – Show Office, Dairy House Farm, Child Okeford, Blandford, Dorset DT11 8HT.

Address: Southdown, Tarrant Hinton,
Blandford, Dorset, DT11 8HX
Telephone: 01258 860361
Website: www.gdsf.co.uk

Edenbridge & Oxted Show

Sunday – Monday 27 – 28 August 2017

August Bank Holiday Weekend, at Blindley Heath near Lingfield, Surrey RH7 6LL. Shires and heavy horse classes. Sunday 27 August – Ridden, Trade & Agricultural turnouts (pairs). Monday 28 August – Shires (inc SHOY qualifier), Any other heavy breed in-hand, Young handlers, Trade & Agricultural turnouts (singles), Parade of heavy horses. Travelling assistance payable. Schedules available online or send SAE 9in x 6in & 80p postage) to secretary.

Name: Mrs J Shearman
Address: Oakley Farm, Merstham,
Surrey, RH1 3QN
Telephone: 01737 645843
Fax: 01737 645121
Email: jackie@edenbridge-show.co.uk
Website: www.edenbridge-show.co.uk

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