Welcome to Balhagan Equestrian

Here at Balhagan Equestrian Services we aim to provide a high quality home from home service for you and your horse. Knowing the importance of placing your horse in safe hands. Part of the reason for joining the British Horse Society Livery Yard Approval scheme is to show our clients how serious we are about the care of your horse/pony.

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Pride of Kaliakra IDxTB Champion Irish Sports horse at New Deer show 2011
Balhagan Equestrian
Balhagan Equestrian
Gems Swn Y Mor Welsh Section D Gelding own by Sian Broderick 1st and Champion Welsh Gelding at Scottish Horse Show, Champion M & M at Strathbogie, Reserve Champion Youngstock at Spring Welsh Show, Champion and Supreme Champion M & M at Grampian Foal Show 2011.

(Photos Courtesy of Animal Snapper Photography.)

Photographs courtesy Harry Macmillian of Peak Photography

Equestrian Services

Past Successes and Horses

Past Successes & Horses - some of the horses I have produced of recent years.

Recent News

4th Feb2014 News

Diary Dates

Hi Everyone I hope you all had a great Christmas and New Year. We have expanded our stables and now have an additional 5 stables expanding to 7 extra. We will be constantly adding dates to our Facebook page and Website. As of 1st price increase in 3 years I'm sure you will agree there has been an increase in fuel costs etc since 2011.

Our current services include

  • Full Livery
  • Starting Livery Personal service tailored to you and your horse.
  • Schooling Livery
  • Lessons on your own horse private or group
  • Ladies Lessons
  • Jumping Clinics
  • Clipping and Trimming Service
  • BHS Horse Owner Certificate Courses
  • Loading problems
  • Spook busting and groundwork clinics
  • Adult camps (Nervous/novice, Dressage, Intermediate and Competition)

This year we are adding a few new services including

  • Limited Short term Full Livery spaces to get together with your horse.
  • Rehab Livery
  • Limited Competition Livery
  • BHS Progressive riding tests

We currently holding Ladies afternoon lessons on a Saturday afternoon weather permitting and will be carrying this on throughout the year changing to an evening once the clocks change. Lessons are available here at the yard during the week, weekday evenings (in spring and summer) and Saturdays. Booking are now being taken for BHS Horse Owner Certificate level 3. BHS Horse Owners level 4 hoping to start in the Spring.

2014 Dates are as follows

BHS Horse Owner Certificate Level 3 Course Starting 21st 50 Deposit secures space.

Adult Novice/Nervous Camp 5th days, Stables are limited 15 per night or Paddock 8 per night. Adults are welcome to camp in their Lorries or tents! 30 deposit secures place.

Junior Kids Easter Holiday Training 7th two days, Stables are limited 15 per night or Paddock 8 per night. 30 deposit secures place.

Adult Intermediate Camp 12th days, Stables are limited 15 per night or Paddock 8 per night. Adults are welcome to camp in their Lorries or tents! 30 deposit secures place.

Senior Kids Easter Holiday Training 16th for the three days, Stables are limited 15 per night or Paddock 8 per night. 40 deposit secures place. Hoping to get a cross-country training in on the Friday afternoon depending on parents being able to transport children and ponies, Plus the Hire of the cross country.

Spook busting day 26thApril 2014 introducing your horse to spooky items with the use of incremental training. 35 for the days training Spaces limited to 8 horses/ponies. Spectators 5. 15 deposit secures place.

Adults Competition Camp 3rd the last afternoon. Limited spaces for this camp, limited stables available but paddocks are also available. Cost 95 plus cross country fee payable to the course Stabling 15 per night or paddock 8. 40 deposit secures space.

Working Hunter Clinic 10th looking for. 25 per person groups of 4 for 90 min sessions.

Rider Assessment day 11th Physiotherapist. Will be at Balhagan Equestrian for another Rider Assessment day, sessions will be 55 for a 90 min or 40 for 60 min sessions including work in the mat, gym ball, saddle horse and then on your horse. A very informative and helpful day to improve your position and posture on and off your horse. Cheques made out to Tara Jamieson Physio to secure place. & 6THApril 2014 spaces are limited to 6 places cost 70 for the two & 13th -5th

May 2014 Intensive training including a session cross country on May 2014 learn how to ride your course, what to wear, what the judge is May 2014 Tara Forrest, ACPAT Human & Chartered Veterinary

Please let us know if there are any clinics, training or services you would like us to provide get in touch email, text or phone.