Keep track of all your horsey appointments — and support a good cause — with one of these charity calendars for 2017.
1. Horse & Hound supporting the IJF
To celebrate our charity of 2016, Horse & Hound has joined forces with the Injured Jockeys Fund to create next year’s calendar — a stunning collection of images from the Rio Olympics, hunting, showing and racing. Includes major show dates available at the time of going to press.
Telephone: 08080 453453
2. The Injured Jockeys Fund
A vibrant collection of paintings — plus all UK and Irish racing fixtures and UK point-to-points, with space for notes. Also available as a slimline calendar (without the point-to-point dates).
Price: £12 (wall calendar) or £8 (slimline)
Telephone: 08080 453453
3. Redwings Horse Sanctuary
The charity’s horses, ponies, donkeys and mules are beautifully captured in this slimline calendar. There’s also an A4 “Wildlife Calendar”, featuring other creatures living at the charity.
Price: £6.25 (A4) or £7 (slimline)
Telephone: 01508 481000
4. The Horse Trust
Stunning images of horses, ponies and donkeys from The Horse Trust, such as retired Thames Valley police horse Caesar and military horses Charisma and Aden — plus rescue stars.
Telephone: 01494 488464
5. Countryside Alliance
The 2017 Countryside Alliance calendar features 12 evocative scenes from rural life — from hunting and racing to shooting and fishing. Also includes a handy list of events and festivals.
Telephone: 0370 2709011
6. World Horse Welfare
Dedicated staff have taken uplifting photos of the charity’s residents for its 2017 A3 calendar — marking World Horse Welfare’s 90th year of helping the world’s most vulnerable horses.
Telephone: 01953 497239
7. The Moorland Mousie Trust
Enjoy 12 months of photos of Exmoor ponies — with most of those featured having been taken into care by the trust and now living at the centre, on grazing sites or with foster homes.
Telephone: 01398 323093
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8. The Equine Grass Sickness Fund
This A4 calendar features scenes captured by the fund’s supporters and photographers. The charity supports research into grass sickness and treatment of chronic cases.
Telephone: 0131 445 6257
9. The Brooke
Featuring horses, donkeys and mules living and working in the 11 countries in which Brooke works.
Price: The calendar is not available to buy but is free for those who donate to The Brooke.
Telephone: 020 7470 9390
10. Bransby Horses
A tear-off postcard calendar featuring rescued equines at Bransby Horses — one of the UK’s largest equine charities, which aims to make a positive difference to horses’ lives.
Telephone: 01427 788464