This class will commence at approx 1.30pm
Joe Hannigan Perpetual Cup presented
To be ridden side-saddle by riders who have attained their 16th Birthday by 01/01/2022
Aim: To promote, present and preserve the art of side-saddle riding.
The top three horse and rider combinations at each of the qualifiers will be eligible to enter and compete at the 2022 Dublin Horse Show.
The rider’s ability and turnout, and the way of going, manners,conformation and movement of the horse will be considered as part of the adjudication.
Riders who have attained their 16th birthday by 1 January 2022 and are entered in the Intermediate Side-Saddle, may also compete in this class provided they are eligible and have qualified.
Horse and rider combinations who are entered in the Ladies’
Side-Saddle, are not eligible to compete in the Intermediate Side-Saddle.
SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS – HORSES AND OTHER EQUINES
As from 1 May 2012, any premises (which includes shows, fairs and markets) where horses or other equines are gathered must be registered with the Department. Owners/persons in charge of such gatherings are required to submit a completed application form for registration and to keep records of movements on/off their premises.
Records must be retained for at least 3 years as they may be required by the Department for the purposes of tracing disease. Records required are
It is important therefore that Show organisers should contact their local Regional Veterinary Office in advance so that consideration can be given to compliance with the requirements outlined above.
All Equines (which include horses, ponies and donkeys) must be identified in accordance with EU and national legislation.
In respect of each equine in their care, a keeper must ensure that