What is showing?

There is a long tradition of showing horses in the UK, in which the best bred horses are judged against each other at specific competitions across the country.

The Showing Council (the governing body) represents an amalgamation of key showing bodies in the UK, for more information on one of the affiliated bodies, please click on the links below to be directed to their respective websites:

Arab Horse Society

British Percheron Horse Society

British Show Horse Association

British Skewbald and Piebald Association

British Show Pony Society

Coloured Horse and Pony Society

Cleveland Bay Horse Society

Irish Draught Horse Society

National Pony Society

Ponies (UK) Association

Sports Horse GB

Shire Horse Society

Side Saddle Association

Appaloosa Society

British Miniature Horse Society

United Saddlebred Association (USA-UK)

Northern Counties Ponies Association

The Donkey Breed Society

Hoof Sports