Sponsor a Horse

You could make a huge difference to the lives of our riders from just £50, by sponsoring one of our horses or ponies. We do have 5 levels of sponsorship, going up to £6,000 which covers the basic cost of keeping a horse for the year.

Diamond: £6,000

Ideal for big companies, and a great way to motivate your staff to fund-raise for the Centre. For this you would receive a framed certificate, a visit to the Centre where you would receive a tour and have a go on the horse simulator, your name would be placed on our website (with a link to website), a horse shoe plaque and VIP pass to one of our events. If you are interested in Diamond Sponsorship you can contact Alice on 0117 9590266 for a complete breakdown of how your money will be spent.

Platinum: £1,000

Ideal for small or medium sized companies. Get your clients involved, a great way to help a charity. For this you would receive a framed certificate, horse shoe plaque, tour of the centre and your name on our website and stable door.

Gold: £500

Perfect for sports clubs or social groups. For this you would receive a framed certificate, horse shoe plaque, name on the website and stable door.

Silver: £150

The ideal gift for the person who has everything. For this you would receive a certificate, picture of your chosen horse, soft toy pony, name on the website and stable door.

Bronze: £50

Great for individuals, sponsor your favourite horse or give it as a gift to a friend. For this you would receive a certificate, soft toy pony and your name on the website.

If you would like to sponsor any of our fabulous horses or ponies then please download our latest sponsorship form.

 

Meet the Horses

Mr Big

Big by name… but only 13.2 hands so pretty small by nature. Mr Big is 19 years old and has unique coloured eyes. He is great on a lead rein and takes part in RDA and non-disabled lessons.

Mr Big is sponsored by Iris Campion-Spall

Choco

Choco is 14.1 hands and 13 years old. His favorite food is carrots and long green grass. He is a steady-neddy day-to-day but can get very excitable on hacks and going new places. Choco takes part in RDA and non-disabled lessons.

 Choco is looking for sponsorship

Maddie

 

Maddie has two blue eyes and her favorite food is apples. At 13.2 hands and 7 years old, she’s the perfect size for our younger riders and she takes part in our RDA and non-disabled lessons.

Maddie is looking for sponsorship

 

Marley

Marley is a gentle giant with a very big appetite! He is 15.1 hands and 10 years old. He is on loan to the Centre and takes part in RDA and non-disabled lessons. He loves it when he can go really fast!

Marley is looking for sponsorship

 Storm

Storm is one of the favourites at the Centre. He is 16.2 hands and 8 years old. He has a very inquisitive personality and loves to play!

Storm is looking for sponsorship

Lisa

Lisa is 13.2 hands and 9 years old. She likes hugs and loves to be scratched. She is used in RDA and non-disabled lessons and has started to be used in Hippotherapy sessions.

Lisa is looking for sponsorship

Ruby 

Ruby is 16 hands and 9 years old. She is very pretty and she loves jumping, making her very popular with teens and adults in all types of lessons! She regularly represents the Centre at Regional and National RDA competitions.

Ruby is sponsored by Paige Alford

Nell 

Nell is the youngest horse at the Centre, she is only 6 years old and is still learning. She is 13.3 hands and is a Fell,  which is one of the U.Ks Native breeds. She is progressing well with her training.

Nell is looking for sponsorship

Mo

Mo joined the Centre in 2019. She is 13 hands and is 10 years old. She has progressed through her RDA training very quickly and is now helping lots of children learn how to ride.

Mo is looking for sponsorship.

Juggler

Juggler is 15.2 hands and 8 years old, he is currently turned out as he received a kick in the field and is spending time recovering.

Juggler is looking for sponsorship.

Cam

Cam is one of the newest member here at Avon. He is 15.1 hands and 15 years, he is a bay roan and has lovely markings.

Cam is looking for sponsorship.

Hercules

Hercules is the newest member of our herd, he has settled in really well. He is 15 hands and 6 years old. Hercules has begun working in our non-disabled lessons and we hope to bring him into RDA lessons soon.

Hercules is looking for sponsorship.

 

Bunty


Bunty is a total legend! He’s a Norwegian Fjord Horse, which means that his distinctive markings will be familiar to fans of Disney’s Frozen. He is 13.2 hands and 20 years young. Bunty is very friendly and a lot of fun, he is used in RDA and non-disabled lessons and enjoyed by both children and smaller adults!

Bunty is Sponsored by Jack and Jill Pre-School and B&W Equine

Bertie

Bertie is a firm favourite at the Centre. He is 15.2 hands and 12 years old. He is friendly and loves cuddles. Bertie has represented the Centre at Regional and National RDA competitions. He makes a funny when knows that his food is coming!

Bertie is sponsored by Carol Moore and Sophie Cormack

Ash

Ash is a really handsome dappled grey. He is 15.2 hands and 9 years old. Before coming to the Centre, Ash used to do driving work as well as ridden. He now takes part in RDA and non-disabled lessons and his favorite treat is swede!

Ash is sponsored by Jenny Phelps

Cricket

Cricket is one of the babies of the herd, he is 14.3 hands and 6 years old. He is relaxed and calm and been with us since he was 4 is still learning but has already represented the Centre at regional RDA competitions.

Cricket is sponsored by Beatrice Clarke

Jim

Jim is 13.2 hands and 13 years old and is the ideal RDA pony. He is amazingly behaved and is kind to all of his friends. He regularly represents the Centre at Regional and National RDA Competitions. He is a perfect pony to learn on.

 Jim is sponsored by Rory Podd

Spike

Spike is a long standing pony here, he is 18 years old and 13 hands. He takes part in some RDA lessons and shows our newer ponies the ropes. He is extremely special and has one black ear.

 Spike is sponsored by Christine Janis

Baby

Baby is 14 hands and 19 years old. He is a beautiful strawberry roan, making him a good match for Tom in pairs dressage. Baby loves attention and is very gentle, being pampered is his favorite thing! He represents the Centre at Regional and National RDA competitions.

Baby is sponsored by Julia Faulkes

Robbie

Robbie is a laid back back, liking to follow the leader in both RDA and non-disabled lessons. He is 15.2 hands and 12 years old. His favourite thing is going to the field.

Robbie is sponsored by Cameron Button and Beatrice Clarke

Gracie

 

Gracie is 15.2 hands and 7 years old. She is lovely and sweet, always tries her best for everyone.  She can be an angel in RDA lessons and then turn into a jumping machine.

Gracie is sponsored by Clare Takle

Tom

Tom is 14.2 hands and 12 years old. Before coming to the Centre he had a competition career as a show pony so he is very nice to ride. He represents the Centre at Regional and National RDA competitions.

Tom is sponsored by Jenny Armstrong.

Hilda

Hilda is 15.2 hands and 12 years old. She is very experienced and she has a sweet personality, making her a firm favourite for RDA competitions, regularly representing the Centre at Regional and National RDA competitions..

Hilda is sponsored by Angela Westwood and Karen Arnold

Vinnie

 

Vinnie has a lot of energy even though he is little. He enjoys walking in the woods.

Vinnie is sponsored by The Henbury Coffee Morning