Horse Aware Open Day Event Timetable – 29th September 2018

Fettercairn Youth Horse Project will be holding an Open Day as part of Horse Aware Week on Saturday 29th Sept 2018 from 11.00am – 3.00 pm at Fettercairn Road, Fettercairn, Tallaght, Dublin 24.

Show-jumping at FYHP

The Mayor of South Dublin, Cllr. Mark Ward will officially open the event at 1:30pm


Entry is free of charge but attendees must register first at Eventbrite

This will be a great day out for horse lovers.At the end of the day, a raffle will be held with great prizes. Complimentary tea, coffee & light refreshments will be available.The event timetable is as follows;

11.15 – 11.45 Talk by members of the Army Equitation School

12.00 – 12.30 Demo on show jumping by Fettercairn Youth Horse Project

12.45 – 1.15 Talk & demonstration by Alan Ward, Master Saddler, Saoirse Saddlery

1.30 – 2.00 Talk by RACE Academy

2.15 – 2.45 Talk & demo by Irish School of Farriery

2.45 Raffle draw

The Garda Mounted Unit will be there for the day, so come & meet them. SOLAS, the DSPCA, Cherry Orchard Community Training Centre & Horse Racing Ireland will all have information stands.

For more information on the Open Day, please contact

Ann Keogan, Fettercairn Youth Horse Project

 Tel: (01) 462 7214 or email:

Horse Aware Week is a joint initiative between Fettercairn Youth Horse Project, DSPCA, IHWT, Clondalkin Equine Club, Cherry Orchard Equine Centre & UCD Veterinary Hospital, Dublin City Council and is kindly supported by South Dublin County Council.