Area VII Shetland Pony & Miniature Horse Assoc., Inc.


Low-Cost Gelding Clinics

The National Equine Resource Network (NERN) is continuing their National Gelding Clinic Pilot Program.

Upcoming Low Cost Gelding Clinics:
DateLocation Fee
October 25Sweet River Equine Clinic, Modesto, CA $75

Stallions must be halter-broke, healthy, and have two descended testicles. Colts must be at least four months of age. Castrations must be scheduled in advance. Limited space available.

Contact: National Equine Resource Network, (760) 419-2462, Email:

First Annual Area VII Swap Meet

Saturday, December 6, 2014
Pat and Linda Anastasio's Bellota Ranch, Escalon, CA

  • Setup: 8:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m. (BYO tables)
  • Shopping: 11:00 a.m.–noon
  • Short General Membership Meeting: Noon–1:00 p.m.
  • More shopping: from 1:00 p.m. through the afternoon

10% of all sales will go to the club. This event is for members only, but joining our club is easy! Just download the membership form (PDF) and mail it with your payment to the address on the form. If you join now, your membership will extend through 2015.

Buying and selling will take place rain or shine, so mark your calendar now!

Buying or Selling?

Check out the listings on our For Sale pages

Area VII Members
advertise your horses, ponies, equipment, etc.
100 words and a photo, only $5 for 3 months.

Thanks to our 2014 Club Sponsors

We want to thank our members who have made generous donations to help sponsor our club events.

Pat and Linda Anastasio • Christine and Emma Caringello
John and Carol Gasparini • Ken and Julie Mabie • Penny Radulovich
• Joe and Cathy Orth • Nancy Turner • Marjorie Vliet
• Pat Michielssen

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Many thanks to Larry Connolly and John Killacky.
2009 Larry Connolly

2014 Events

Details and contact info are available on the Events Page

October 25–26
Horse Driving Trials

Clay Station Horse Park
Wilton, CA

November 1
Playday (Driving)

One-Two Carriage Driving
Oakdale, CA

November 6–8

Fairborn—Greene County, OH
All registrations must be received by October 15

December 6
First Annual Area VII Swap Meet

Anastasio's Bellota Ranch
Escalon, CA

2015 Events

We'll add more 2015 events as they are announced. If you hear of something, please let us know.

January 30–February 1
Horse Expo Pomona

Fairplex, Pomona, CA

June 5–7
Western States Horse Expo

Cal Expo, Sacramento, CA

June 12–14
Summer Festival CDE

Clay Station Horse Park, Wilton, CA