Event, Inspections

Combined Stallion and Mare inspection events in 2024

In 2024, as for this year, the Society will hold two inspection events where both stallions and mares can come forward for grading.  These events will provide inspection opportunities for:  The Council is clear that these two combined inspection events must be individually financially viable. Viability is assessed on the number of completed applications, with […]

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Calling mare owners in Scotland

We have arranged a mare inspection on Tuesday 27 June 2023 at:  Inchcoonans Equestrian Centre, Errol, Perthshire PH2 7RB – For Irish Draught mares with two inspected and graded parents; – Mares on the Sport Horse Register which are eligible for Supplementary Grade-Up on inspection; – Class 1, RID or Grade-Up mares with a foal at foot […]

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Autumn Stallion Inspections

Warwickshire College has given us a new confirmed date for our autumn Stallion Inspections: Tuesday 31 October.  This is because we cannot have inspections at the College during term time, while the young people are there.  Mare inspections will also be offered, as usual, on this revised date. All application forms and guidance documents for […]

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Spring Stallion & Mare Inspections 2023

The closing date for the Spring Stallion Inspections at Warwickshire College is 31 January 2023. We currently have one completed stallion application and payment – thank you to the owner concerned! There are four other potential stallions. We would like to extend an invitation to mare owners to apply to have their mares inspected at […]


Stallion and Spring Mare Inspections 5 April 2023

The closing date for completed stallion inspection applications is less than three weeks away – 31 January 2023.  We currently have three expressions of interest and one application.  We encourage members to apply without delay, as late applications cannot be accepted.  The closing date for mare applications for this venue is 15 February. However it would be […]


Important News: Stallion Inspections 2023

IDHS (GB) Stallion Inspections 2023 Following careful consideration and after listening to a variety of views from our membership, Council have decided to hold 2 Stallion Inspections in 2023. The great benefit of holding both a spring and autumn inspection is that members will have the choice to select the most suitable date for their […]


Important notice: IDHS (GB) mare inspections

The closing date for all mare inspections around the country is in seven days: 15 July 2022.  We have over 100 applications nationally, which is unprecedented. Thank you to all those members who have applied.  However, a couple of venues are not currently viable. Please contact the inspection management team on inspections@idhsgb.org.ukimmediately if you wish […]