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The Showing Council

Member Body Information

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Veteran Horse Society (VHS) - (Full Member)

The Veteran Horse Society is solely dedicated to the care and welfare of horses and ponies over the age of 15 years.

Launched over 20 years ago the Veteran Horse Society has developed into a large professional organisation thanks to the help, support and belief of many individuals. Starting out simply as an organisation that people who own or care for veterans could join for help and advice on their older horse. It now umbrellas and range of different aspects for the veteran horse or pony from showing to rehoming.

Welfare, Rehabilitation and Rehoming continue to be headed by Founder Julianne Aston, who now will visit yards and other establishments to give personal advise and help on veteran care and management.  Clare Cameron is the National Show Secretary and has very successfully managed the show for over 7 years.  With one if not the only National Championship running in 2020 despite dreadful restrictions in place.

Enquiries regarding the National Show can be sent to Clare Cameron at or telephone 01239 881300

With these departments adding to the already successful welfare and disciplines, are proof that people do care about their veterans.

The Veteran Horse Society, is head office to all disciplines connected with the VETERAN HORSE. Whether it is Dressage, Performance Awards or Showing, all Membership is generated at Head Office.

At this present time  sub-offices are open and is where volunteers do help manage these disciplines.

Address: 5–6 Priory Street, Cardigan, Ceredigion,  SA43 1BZ

Tel: 01239 881300 - (a) 07789 514004  or (b) 07484 088727



Office Hours: 10:00am - 3:00pm Monday to Friday: (Mobile 24 hours)

VHS Representatives:  Ms Julianne Aston & Mr Nigel Vale