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20 Dec 2015
“Lovely people, well cared for and well behaved horses”
20 Dec 2015
“Mulled wine and minced pies”
There is nothing more rewarding than getting up close and personal with the mighty Shire horse. Our experience days offer you an opportunity to learn how to care for these magnificent animals, together with their dinky friends, the miniature...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
| Wendron, Helston TR13 0ER, England
+44 7971 531214
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Reviewed 20 December 2015

We have just returned from a lovely day Mulled pie and mince Pie trip with these very welcoming people. The horses and other animals on site were clearly very well loved and well cared for as well as having beautiful manners. Nicky and Pete are...More

Thank Molly G
Reviewed 20 December 2015

What a lovely way to spend an afternoon, especially at Christmas time but really at any time of year. We had a very warm welcome from Pete and Nicky and were introduced to the very handsome pair of Shires; George and Ringo, who were to...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2015

We came to the Lizard Stallions for a family birthday, there were 3 different generations and we all had a wonderful time. The horses were fantastic, and our hosts Nicky and Pete were passionate and informative. They really made our day. Great people, great atmosphere...More

Thank CarlyG3
Reviewed 24 August 2015

A spent four days on a shire horse course working with George and Ringo. Learning to harness up, clean and groom and hitching up the horses to the carriage and learning to drive which is not easy and Pete makes it look so easy. So...More

Thank Phil M
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Every year we go to Cornwall and make it a rule that we must do one thing that we have never done before, and we have done lots, from flying in a helicopter to the Scilly Isles to going down a tin min, and I...More

Thank Shirley C
Reviewed 19 August 2015

I had always wanted to have a go at carriage driving and get an understanding of what was involved. Nicky and Pete were very welcoming and knowledgeable. The horses were in superb condition and very mannerly, especially considering they were stallions. The time I spent...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 19 August 2015

The weather couldn't have been much worse (apart from snow perhaps)! But Nicky and Pete extended a warm welcome and the rain certainly didn't dampen the spirits of the small group of shire horse fans who had gathered to spend a day with these beautiful...More

Thank JwPj
Reviewed 21 July 2015

We had the The Lizard Stallions to do our sons wedding, Nicky & Pete done an excellent job to the carriage and Ringo & George turned out to a high standard

Thank woodyben
Reviewed 22 June 2015

This trip on an 151 years old bus with the Shire horses George & Ringo pulling an open top Bus on the road for 45 minutes to Have Lunch at The Black Swan , no rush to eat lunch take your time ,then ride back...More

Thank christine613
Reviewed 18 June 2015

Spending the day with George and Ringo was a was a very emotional experience I felt totally connected to these magnificent animals.Everybody should experience this at least once in their life.Nicky and Pete are absolutely dedicated to their horses and the animals welfare is always...More

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