Blarney Archives

This archive is provided for member convenience. We shall make every effort to make PDF versions of our quarterly newsletter, "The Blarney" available for inspection and/or download from this location. Please NOTE: no portion of "The Blarney" may be copied or reused without express written permission by the IDHSNA Board of Trustees.

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2013 Fall eBlarney   Nov 20, 2013

LINK to Fall eBlarney 2013

2012 Annual "The Blarney"   Jan 03, 2013

Within you will locate 2012 Annual Show, 2012 IDHSNA Year End Awards, 2012 USDF All Breed Award Winners, Annual Financials, 2012 Registration & Inspection Update, 2012 Herd List, Features, Committee Lists, Regional Reports, Board News and a Calendar. This low res PDF file is 7.5 MB in size. [ 2012 Annual "The Blarney" (PDF) 7.5MB ]

2011 Spring "eBlarney"   Oct 18, 2011

LINK to Spring eBlarney 2011.

2011 Summer "The Blarney"   Aug 30, 2011

Within you will locate Board News, Calendar, Regional Reports, and Member News, in addition to features on Dressage and the ID in Ireland, The 2011 FOAL GALLERY, and information about the upcoming elections and our 2012 ID/IDSH calendar. This low res PDF file is 5 MB in size. [ 2011 Summer "The Blarney" (PDF) ]

2010 Annual "The Blarney"   Feb 05, 2011

Within you will locate Board News, Calendar, Regional Reports, an updated Committee list, in addition to features on the 2010 World Equestrian Games, the 2010 annual show and AGM, the 2010 IDHSNA Year End Awards, USDF All Breed award winners, the 2010 Registration and Inspection Update and the latest herd list. This low res PDF file is over 6 MB in size. [ 10 Annual Edition "The Blarney" (PDF) 6MB ]

2010 Spring/Summer "The Blarney"   Jul 22, 2010

Within you will locate Board News, Calendar, Regional Reports, an updated Contacts list, in addition to an IDHSNA Position Report on the HSI studbook changes, plus features on the 2010 Foal Gallery, a World Equestrian Games update, and articles on Form and Function, as well as a call to Pack Up you Pony for the 2010 Annual Show. This low res PDF file is 5 MB in size. [ 10 Spring/Summer "The Blarney" (PDF) 5MB ]

2009 Annual "The Blarney"   Mar 01, 2010

Within you will locate Board News, Calendar, Regional Reports, an updated Committee list, in addition to features on the 2009 Annual Show, 2009 IDHSNA Year End Awards and USDF All Breed Award winners, the Annual Treasurer's Report and Financials, in addition to 2009 Registration & Inspection updates, Stallion Service Auction Results, an introduction to the Irish Village at WEG - and - the 2009 Herd List. This low res PDF file is over 6 MB in size. [ 09 Annual "The Blarney" (PDF) 6MB ]

2009 Fall "The Blarney"   Oct 10, 2009

Within you will locate Board News, Calendar, Regional Reports, and Member News, in addition to features on the North West Sport Horse Breeders Association show, AGM Financials, The Irish Horse Fair, and stories about the Royal Dublin Show, plus a feature on Sand Colic and an opinion shared, "What to breed for in a Sport Horse". This low res PDF file is 4 MB in size. [ 09 Fall "The Blarney" (PDF) 4MB ]

2009 Summer "The Blarney"   Jul 01, 2009

Within you will locate Board News, Calendar, Regional Reports, and Member News, in addition to features on Balanced Breeding, an Holistic Approach to Mare Nutrition, plus the 2009 Foal Gallery, an Annual Show Update plus detail from Over The Pond, information on IDHSNA Committees AND MORE. This low res PDF file is almost 6MB in size. [ 09 Summer "The Blarney" (PDF) 6MB ]

2009 Spring "The Blarney"   Apr 09, 2009

Within you will locate Board News, Calendar, Regional Reports, and Member News, in addition to features on ROLEX, the 2009 Annual Show, a WEG 2010 Update, and stories of McGinty's Travels, in addition to an interview with Elaine Breen, a USDF/FEH Partner press release, and more stories from Over The Pond! This low res PDF file is nearly 6MB in size. [ 09 Spring "The Blarney" (PDF) 6MB ]

2008 Annual "The Blarney"   Jan 30, 2009

Within you will locate Board News, Calendar, Regional Reports, an updated Committee list, in addition to features on the 2009 Stallion Service Auction, the 2008 Registration & Inspection Update, the 2009 Annual Show, the 2008 USDF and IDHSNA YE award winners, and the 2008 Herd List. We cover Obituaries, Meeting your New Regional Chairs and have an RDS committee report. There is also a story on Chiropractic - A tool for pain and performance... plus MORE. This low res PDF file is over 7.75MB in size. [ 08 Annual Edition "The Blarney" (PDF) 7.75MB ]

2008 Fall "The Blarney"   Oct 15, 2008

Within you will locate Board News, Calendar, Regional Reports, and Member News, in addition to features like: 2008 Olympian Speaks to the IDHSNA, Hunting and Driving Stories, Semen Import and Export, and Irish History & Its Effect on the Irish Draught. We also cover the 2009 Annual Show RFP timelines, share the 2009 Board Nominee Report, our 2008 AGM Reports, and report on the 2008 FEH Championships. There are also sections from Over The Pond and In Memorium. This low res PDF file is over 6.75MB in size. [ 08 Fall Edition "The Blarney" (PDF) 6.75MB ]

2008 Summer "The Blarney"   Jul 15, 2008

Within you will locate Board News, Calendar, Regional Reports, and Member News, in addition to features on Irish Draught Mare Families, Horses In the Heat, CIC Rebecca Farm coverage, plus the Summer Edition Cover Contest Results. We announce the 2008 Inspection Tour, report on the two IDSH named to the Olympic Eventing Team, and present the 2008 Foal Gallery. the 2008 Year End Awards package, plus report on the Equus Survival Trust Festivale. This low res PDF file is nearly 6MB in size. [ 08 Edition "The Blarney" (PDF) 6MB ]

2008 Spring "The Blarney"   Apr 15, 2008

Within you will find an Interview with Allison Springer, a feature Exploring Mare Lines, a story on the Red Hills event, an announcement of a Summer Cover Contest, and a wrap up of Rolex 2008. There is member news, board news, region news, and international news to devour. Oh, and there is more... This low res PDF file is over 7MB in size. [ 08 Spring Edition "The Blarney" (PDF) 7MB ]

2007 Annual Yearbook   Jan 30, 2008

The 2007 Yearbook is now online. This edition is 64 pages long and over 8 MB in size. Please take care when previewing or downloading... It is a LOW resolution version. [ 2007 Annual Yearbook ]

2007 Fall The Blarney   Nov 10, 2007

The 2007 Fall Edition of The Blarney is now online. This edition is 48 pages long and over 5 MB in size. Please take care when previewing or downloading... It is a LOW resolution version. [ 07 Fall Blarney ]

2007 Summer The Blarney   Aug 10, 2007

The 2007 Summer Edition of The Blarney is now online. This edition is 32 pages long and over 5 MB in size. Please take care when previewing or downloading... It is a LOW resolution version.
[ 07 Summer Blarney ]

2007 Spring The Blarney   May 10, 2007

The 2007 Spring Edition of the Blarney is now online. This edition is 40 pages long and over 5 MB in size. Please take care when previewing or downloading... It is a LOW resolution version. [ 2007 Spring Blarney ]

2006 Annual Yearbook   Jan 06, 2007

The 2006 Yearbook is now online. This edition is 60 pages long and over 5 MB in size. Please take care when previewing or downloading... It is a LOW resolution version. [ 2006 Yearbook ]

2006 Fall The Blarney   Nov 10, 2006

Our first edition to be added to our Blarney Archives. Hello to a new format, look and feel. Published November 10, 2006. Please note, this file is 5.0 MB in size - it may take some time to download at less than Broadband or DSL speed. The Fall edition of "The Blarney" was accompanied by an updated set of IDHSNA Bylaws. This set of bylaws can be found under "Society Bylaws" in the Members section of this website. [ 2006_Fall (4.78Meg) ]