The Kerry Bog Pony is a very old Mountain and Moorland breed of pony originating in Ireland, and traditionally used for hauling peat from the bogs, as well as for general work on small holdings. The breed has a reputation for gentle temperament and versatility.
KERRY BOG CLASSES at Equifestival in Cavan on Saturday 28th June
97) Young stock to be shown in hand
98) Mare or gelding 4 years old or over to be shown in hand.
1st and 2nd places in classes 97 and 98 will go forward to the Kerry Bog Championship at Evening performance
Please note the following comes into effect from 1st July 2014 as outlined by the Department of Agriculture:
Upon transfer of ownership of an equine to another person, the person transferring ownership shall:
2014 Locations & Dates
Willy Naughton’s Farm, Cappahuse, Ballydangan, Co Roscommon on 26th April
Red Fox Inn, Glenbeigh, Co Kerry on 10th May (The same date as the AGM)
Sheila Clarke’s Farm, Park Farm, Gillingham, Dorset, SP85JG, England on 24th May
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