Win tickets to the Shire Horse Spring Show at the East of England Showground in March , and you can help secure the future of this magnificent animal, which is in danger of disappearing...
10 lucky winners can get into the show completely free - by entering our simple competition!
10 family tickets (2 adults & 2 children) to the Shire Horse Spring Show at the East of England Showground on Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th March. The closing date for entries is Tuesday 22nd February.
Question: How do you measure the height of a horse?
Horses and Ponies are measured from the ground to the withers and are measured in "hands". One hand is equal to 4 inches. http://www.bbc.co.uk/cambridgeshire/content/articles/2005/01/05/shire_horse_comp.shtml
Closing Date: 2005-02-22
more details on horse measuring http://www.equine-world.co.uk/about_horses/height.htm