Sport horse
BREEDER'S 10 - Seamus Sloyan: King Elvis lives on
Susan Finnerty
Seamus Sloyan, the first successful Irish Draught breeder at the HSI inspections last week, talks to Susan Finnerty about his Class 1 stallion King Elvis I
11 February 2022 Sport horse news
NEWS: Gransha set to host new series
New performance series at Gransha is open to Irish-bred horses, young Irish Draught horses and Connemara ponies
A comprehensive round-up of equestrian results from all over Ireland
PONY TALES: Aileen and Oscar stepping out
The two Irish Draughts in the hit Garda's 'Jerusalema' dance challenge were ridden by Garda Peter King and Garda Richard Cullen and bred in Co Galway
12 February 2021 Pony Tales
FEATURE: Mary Wilson - A great way of life
In the first of a two-part feature on the Warlow sisters, Mary Wilson tells Susan Finnerty about growing up in Co Cork and about her love of the Irish Draught
13 November 2020 Other disciplines
NEWS: Horse breeder's concerns aired at ABP hearing
Irish Draught horse breeder Tom Burke's legal representatives outlined a number of concerns over proposed plans to build 18km Galway ring road
16 October 2020 Sport horse news
CAVAN SALES: Scrapman mare fetches €5,500 as Draught trade improves
The trade at Cavan for Irish Draughts proved solid this week, delivering significantly improved returns
9 October 2020 Breeding and sales
AROUND THE COUNTRY: Championship honours for Ellistown Morgan
Padraig Quinn's Ellistown Morgan won the Irish Draught Championship at the successful Kildare Branch of the IDHBA working hunter show in Punchestown
2 October 2020 Other disciplines
APPRECIATION: Jim McLoughlin - a great supporter of equestrianism
The late northern businessman Jim McLoughlin was a devoted family man who was passionate about show jumping and breeding good Irish-bred horses
2 October 2020 Other disciplines
20 IN 20: Jennifer Haverty
Irish Draught Horse Breeders' Association chairperson Jennifer Haverty is next to answer 20 questions from Susan Finnerty
PONY TALES: Dishing up a real treat!
Irish draught enthusiasts Helen and Christopher Kelly won the 'Best Irish Breakfast' title at the recent Georgina Campbell breakfast awards
28 February 2020 Pony Tales
STALLION PARADES: Rekindling the passion
The first of the 2020 stallion parades was a huge success as Susan Finnerty discovered at the IDHBA event at Mullingar
28 February 2020 Breeding and sales