Month: January 2019

Introductory Course To Horse Logging

INTRODUCTORY HORSELOGGING COURSE

British Horse Loggers will be running a course on horselogging from 25th to 29th March in the vicinity of Chelmsford.

The topics to be covered include

  • equine care and welfare; fitness for work
  • grooming and harnessing the horse for forestry work
  • different harness, different equipment and their uses
  • hands-on experience of horse extraction under realistic conditions
  • safety at work and risk assessments
  • woodland management
  • effective work practices

The cost of the course will be £690. Grant assistance may be available to committed applicants.

To seek additional information about the course and about grants please contact Julian Philipson on 01669 650117 or at julian@lanternside.net .

Horse Logging Day

                        Horse Logging/Working Horse Experience Day

Saturday 27th April 2019  at  Sun Beck Wood

(Near Brafferton Helperby, between Boroughbridge and Easingwold, North Yorkshire,

about 10 miles north of York.)

This day is aimed at enthusiastic novices, with spaces for up to three people.

Details and Price from:-

Chris Wadsworth,

41 Fernie Road,

Guisborough,

North Yorks,

TS14 7LZ

Mobile: 07531331440

e-mail: wadsworth32124@btinternet.com

North Swedish Horse

Top quality north Swedish mare  (Tindra) . Excellent bloodlines, mom and grandma ploughing champions. This is a show quality mare from working bloodlines. Mare stand at 155cm and 700kg ( a leg in each corner)and 5 years old.
Very reluctant sale, serious inquiries please.
Simon. 07900395461