be shown unplaited and untrimmed; including head and face, mane
and tail which should not have been previously plaited as the
hair should be straight and silky.
||Ponies may be
shod or unshod.
||White rope or
webbing halters may be used to show the youngstock, brood-mares
and geldings in hand.
||Foals to be haltered
colts 2 years old and over should be shown in a leather show
halter or bridle. Stallion tack is optional.
not to be bitted.
||Brood mares suckling
foals not to be shown under saddle or in harness.
||Eye make-up and
hair dying is not allowed.
||Clipping of winter
coats on working ponies whilst not encouraged for showing classes
is not debarred.
||Ponies will not
to be penalised if they have been freeze-branded.
for licensing from 2 years old, colts must be licensed for showing
at 3 years old.