Top Cleveland Bay Stallions On Show
UK's top 12 Cleveland Bay stallions will be in the spotlight at
York Livestock Centre on April 26.
premium stallions will be competing for the prestigious Cleveland
Bay Horse Society's King George V Cup.
Society's inspectors toured the country last November choosing the
stallions to come forward in April from those nominated.
Raikes who bred last year's Champion premium stallion Laughton Saladin
is among the judges.
stallions who must all be under 18 will be shown in-hand and will
also be judged on conformation.
competition aims to keep the breed, which is on the Rare Breed Survival
Trust's critical list, in the public eye while also maintaining
Cleveland Bay Horse Society would be delighted to see those interested
in the breed at the competition.
the afternoon visitors to the event will be able to hear well known
breeder Mary Douthwaite giving a talk on her experiences of the
Cleveland Bay over the years.
further information please contact Colin Green on (01497) 847457
or Jane Moore on (01430) 873486.