Entries by neal


TIHA Hunter Show and Go 2016 – Note to Vendors

The Traditional Irish Hunter Show & Go Sale, Tuesday 20th. Sept.  2016 Dear All, We are delighted to welcome you to our T.I.H.A. Hunter Show & Go Auction. Please note the following: It is advised that all horses be on site in Scarteen before 9.30am on Tuesday 20th. Sept. On arrival , owners must report […]


TIHA Development Programme for the TIH

                        Background The Traditional Irish Horse Association (TIHA) was established in 2012 by a group of breeders and producers who were concerned at; (A) The fall in the number of Traditional Irish Horses (TIH) being bred. (B)The fall in the percentage of coverings by […]

A note from Noel Mullins: The Irish Hunter

Press Release Noel Mullins’ New Book - The Irish Hunter Click Here to watch IrishHorseTV video from the book launch! Photo Journalist and author Noel Mullins’ latest book ‘The Irish Hunter’ a tribute to the Irish Hunter is a hardback cover book with a full colour compilation of over 500 photos with more than 200 […]

Festival of Traditional Irish Breeding – Entries Closing Soon!

The Closing Date for the TIHA classes at this years Limerick Show is fast approaching . With a prize fund of over €12,000, this is not one you want to miss out on. Entry forms can be downloaded at www.limerickshow.com or call Joan on 087-2467826 or Eamonn on 086-3908664. Entries close on Thursday 13th August! […]

Lady Hemphill RIP

Lady Hemphill was a founder member of the Hunter Improvement Society, the forerunner to the Traditional Irish Horse Association (TIHA) and was the first President of the T.I.H.A. Lady Hemphill fought tirelessly for the recognition of traditional Irish breeding at all levels .Her knowledge and expertise were unequalled. At every available opportunity she sang the […]


Have you heard of the Tellus survey? It may be relevant to you. Conducted by the Geological Survey of Ireland (GSI) and funded by the Department of Communications, Energy and Natural Resources, the Tellus survey will be collecting the latest geochemical and geophysical data on rocks, soil and water across Ireland this summer. The survey, […]


Tattersalls TIHA Display

Come and see a display of the versatility of Traditional Bred Irish Horses and Ponies at Tattersalls International Horse Trials, Ratoath, Co. Meath this Saturday 30th May in the Main Arena at 1.30PM - together with an item of particular interest - a clone of the legendary Cruising!

Uskerty Diamond Lady

Uskerty Diamond Lady (by Carrick Diamond Lad(ISH), dam Uskerty Barnaby by Young Barnaby(TB), Grandam by Tulla Flight(ISH)) and Francis Connors have won another leg of the Connolly's Red Mills Munster Grand Prix yesterday in Aglish, Co. Waterford. That's 2 out of the first 3 legs of the Munster Grand Prix League they've won (they didn't […]


TIHA Hunter Equitation Class

TIHA are delighted to announce details of a new initiative to take place during The National Festival of Traditional Irish Breeding at Limerick Show on 22nd August 2015. The aim of the TIHA Hunter Equitation class is to encourage a higher standard of production for the 5 year olds and upwards, traditionally bred horse, with […]