Smithfield horse market dates for 2012: January 1, February 5, March 4, April 1, May 6, June 3, July 1, August 5, September 2, October 7, November 4, December 2

Monday, 20 February 2012

Smithfied horse market dates 2012

Smithfield horse market dates for 2012 are listed below. The market starts at sunrise (as early as 6am) and continues until around lunchtime. Many of the horses and urban cowboys can be seen around the streets into the early afternoon.
  • January 1
  • February 5
  • March 4
  • April 1
  • May 6
  • June 3
  • July 1
  • August 5
  • September 2
  • October 7
  • November 4
  • December 2  

Wednesday, 8 February 2012

London equestrian: Ealing Riding School

London equestrian: Ealing Riding School
London has many riding schools. Ealing Riding School can found in Ealing, west London. Great place for kids, and adult beginner and intermediate riders.

Thursday, 5 January 2012

Horse facts and equestrian information

Horse facts and equestrian information: For example, did you know that in Argentina must wear hats in sunny weather? Or that in New York it's illegal to open an umbrella near a horse? Or that any horse under 14.2 hands high is technically a pony?

Horse facts from the arts, history and culture

Horse facts from the arts, history and culture: Horse have featured heavily in film, television, literature and the arts. There are some fascinating facts about the roles of equines in entertainment.

For example, that the cream horse in Gone With The Wind was the same steed used by the Lone Ranger? It was called 'Silver'.

Thursday, 22 December 2011

Horse racing facts

Horse racing facts
Horse racing facts from around the world. For example, did you know that 90 per cent of all thoroughbred horses are descended from a seventeenth century stallion named Eclipse?