Shetland Pony Club is open
You can now book for:
Shetland Pony Parties, Starter Rides and Own a Pony Experiences at weekends and in the holidays. Check our live booking system regularly as we can get extra availability at short notice including October Half Term.
For your safety we will have strict COVID – secure procedures in place
- Please follow the current government guidelines.
- You are welcome to enjoy our socially distanced benches and marquee.
- Our minimum age of 4 years old for all riding remains in place for now.
- You can find out more about our COVID-Secure procedures here.
We would be delighted to answer any questions you have on: 07734 950309 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Which pony ride should I choose?
Starter Rides – are 45 minutes long and are specially designed as first riding experiences for children from age 4* years old (* until further notice for COVID-19 Safe Working Practices). £40 per child. Book now for October Half Term.
Own a Pony Experiences – are 2 hours long and are delightful early riding and learning experiences for children from age 4 years old. Children enjoy both riding and pony care. £60 per child.
Shetland Pony Parties – amazing pony parties for children aged 4 -10 years old. Use of our private facility at The Ranch, with 6 ponies creating magical memories for your child’s birthday. One and a half hours – £600 for 10 children. Extra riding children (up to 18), £25 each. Fully booked for 2021, book now for 2022.
Shetland Pony Walking – 45 minutes, the perfect way for adults to enjoy the company of Shetland ponies. Make friends, groom and lead your pony around the meadows. Adorable! £40 per person.
How do I book my pony riding?
Book online now. Can’t see what you would like to book? Call the office for more help on: 07734 950309 or email@example.com
What our customers are saying
Scroll through the recent feedback that our customers have left via our booking system.
Gift ideas for pony lovers
There’s some ideal gifts for the person in your life who loves ponies.
In our online shop you can find: delightful pony riding Gift Vouchers valid to the end of the 2022 season, a gorgeous Adopt a Pony Pack for our rescue pony, Robin Hood and our lovely bedtime book – The School Trot, written by Rosemary about her first Shetland Pony, BillyBoon.
for Shetland pony riding
£40 – £125 +p&p
Why not give the gift of a wonderful pony experience? Our gift vouchers are available for pony fun for children from age 4* years old.
You can purchase online gift vouchers available instantly or high quality printed gift vouchers that are posted to you, making them a special present for all ages.
Find out more about our beautiful gift vouchers available here.
Adopt a pony, Robin Hood, rescued pony at Shetland Pony Club. Receive a beautiful pony gift pack, access to Robin Hood’s own website, email updates and a voucher to visit him. Learn all about him and show you care. All proceeds go to help other horses in need. By adopting Robin Hood you are supporting our current horse charity, The Horse Trust. Adopt a pony here.
Delightful Story Book
The School Trot is a beautifully illustrated children’s hardback bedtime story book, written by Rosemary, founder of Shetland Pony Club.
It’s all about her very first Shetland pony, Billyboon and her daughter Camilla, who really did ride to school on a Shetland pony.
Find out more about The School Trot here.
Pony Share Membership
Can I ride the same pony every week at Shetland Pony Club?
Yes, you can! we are a members club and our members come weekly and enjoy so much pony fun and learning every week throughout the changing seasons in the countryside.
Mini – Membership – your chosen pony every week for 45 minutes from March – November from age 4* years old (* until further notice for COVID-19 Safe Working Practices). £155 per month – join the waiting list.
Pony Share Membership – your chosen pony every week for 2 hours from March – end November from 5 years old. £225 per month – join the waiting list.
You can now join the waiting list for ponies now. We will contact you when we have a suitable pony for your child to join us as a member.
Do feel free to contact us with any questions too, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the office on 07734 950309.
New Shetland Pony Club Online Website
We have been busy creating a new free website for you, called Shetland Pony Club Online, to keep you in touch with the ponies.
What is Shetland Pony Club Online?
It is a new fun website full of pony videos, learning and activities for you to enjoy at home. There is even a section for parents.
In the Shetland Pony Club Online website you will find:
- Getting Started – pony news, reward chart and certificates
- Pony Learning – child-safe videos and quizzes to learn about ponies
- Pony Fun Online – pony painting, word searches and quizzes
- Pony Fun at Home – pony craft ideas, pony photo gallery and colouring templates to print and enjoy at home
- Ponies for Parents – the benefits of ponies, the riding equipment you need and our shop
- More – Shetland Pony Club TV catch up and your craft and artwork on display
How to join Shetland Pony Club Online?
Shetland Pony Club Online is our way of helping you get through these unusual times. It enables you and your children to have pony fun and learning at home.
We have created this website for free, but many of you have asked about donations. If you would like to support our work you can make a small donation through the fun “Buy me a Coffee” scheme. Just click on the link to donate.
We hope you’ll try our fun new Online Pony Club. Do let us know if you’re enjoying it.
We look forward to seeing you inside the new Online Pony Club.
Shetland Pony Club TV
Every Wednesday there is a new mini-film about our ponies.
Looking for a new Shetland pony on the Shetland Isles – Part 3
We found some Shetland ponies that are too big and too small, seen some cheeky puffins and some Viking longships, but not many Shetland ponies yet.
Looking for a new pony on the Shetland Isles
We know that one of our Shetland ponies, Balmoral, was born on the Shetland Island of Yell. His owner has now moved so we go in search of her to see if she has any more ponies that might be perfect for Shetland Pony Club.
Peat bogs but no ponies
The landscape is very beautiful, but windy too. We see some peat that has been cut and is drying. It’s a traditional fuel for homes that is still used occasionally, and Shetland ponies were used to carry it off the moors. I’m heading for a place called “the Cake Fridge”. It sounds an unlikely place to find a Shetland pony…
Want to keep updated with the ponies?
Join our mailing list to keep up with the ponies each with your weekly edition of Shetland Pony Club TV, every Wednesday at 4pm London time.
Shetland Pony Club
Blue Bell Lane
England United Kingdom
01372 844 077
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