Tag Archives: Marske

Some stallion stories

To celebrate the commencement of the New Forest pony breeding season, which runs from 15th May until 19th June 2017, and is when licensed stallions are released to run with the free-roaming Forest mares, I thought that I would take … Continue reading

Posted in New Forest, New Forest Stallion | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Some stallion stories

New Forest: Eclipse – the son of Marske

In the month of May, just under 250 years ago, began the career of the most celebrated racehorse of his day and one of the most famous Thoroughbred horses in history. Foaled in 1764, Eclipse was a mean tempered colt … Continue reading

Posted in New Forest pony | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on New Forest: Eclipse – the son of Marske

Stallions on the New Forest

There has been a lot of excitement on the New Forest recently due to the stallions being released onto the Open Forest. This is an annual event and, this year (2014), ten male ponies have been turned out to run … Continue reading

Posted in New Forest, New Forest pony, New Forest Pony Drift | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment