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Friday, September 22, 2023

Candid Photos

Honorable Mention Candid photos

Pat Renner took this of Amwell Valley hounds huntsman Raina Robain in Amwell N.J. top

Carol Moore took this photo of the field at the Pennsylvania Hunt Cup, bottom left.

Pam Coath took this of a rider hunting with Radnor. bottom right

Candid Amwell Valley huntsman



Candid Pa. Hunt Cup

Candid Radnor riders back

Honorable Mention Candid photos

MaryAnn Riess of Oxford, Pa., sent in these photos.

Candid Walk home


Candid grey huntsmans back














Candid Sunbow

Candid back of carriage

Honorable Mention Candid photos

Nina Christiansen took this photo that she entitled "Two old foxhunting buddies meet again." top.

Pamela Basrings took this photo of the Budweiser Clydesdales at the Radnor Hunt Steeplechase Races, next.

Mary Zanone took this picture of her horse “Paul P” coming over from the barns at Laurel racetrack (Maryland) October 2022-to the paddock for a race.third.

Pamela Basting took this of a Carousel horse at the Bird-in-Hand Fire Company auction. bottom.

Candid 2 hunting buddies


Candid Budweiser 1








Candid racehorse to paddock

Candid Carousel horse

Honorable Mention Candid photos

Pam Coath took these photos of Radnor Hunt.

Candid Radnor field

Candid Radnor huntsman w. hounds










Candid Radnor far away whip

Candid Radnor rider





Honorable Mention Candid photos

Pam Coath took these photos of horses at the Dressage at Devon veterinary check.

Candid DAD bay at jog

Candid DAD Chestut at jog

Honorable Mention Candid photo

Patty Renner of Kintnersville, Pa., took this photo of the Michaelfelder/Rossi family from Springfield Twp Pa. at Essex hunt that she said, "Started at Trump’s beautiful golf course in Bedminster , N.J."

Candid family at Essex

Honorable Mention Candid photos

Jackie Gicker took these photos of singles driving competitors.

Candid driving Robin Groves 3

Candid driving grey single

Honorable Mention Candid photos

Pam Coath took these photos of ponies in the Pony Breeding divison at the Devon Horse Show and Country Fair.

Candid Devon pony w. paisley shirt

Candid girl w. palamino pony


Candid Devon pony 2



Candid Devon pony 3

Candid Devon pony




Honorable Mention Candid photo

Jodie Clineschmidt of Perkiomenville took this photo of Kymmy Pullen of Pittstown, N.J., and her Mojito from Dressage at Devon.

Candid horse at DAD

Honorable Mention Candid photos

Pam Coath of Wayne, Pa., sent in these photos of ponies in the Pony Breeding division at the Devon Horse Show and Country Fair.

"This is the pony (with handler) who I believe won the class, and maybe even more, I'm pretty sure that pony was a big winner," said Coath of the top right photo.

Candid Devon pony man

Candid Devon same pony w man









Candid Devon pony w. man 5




Candid Devon pony man 2

Honorable Mention Candid photos

Photos taken by Pam Coath of Wayne, Pa. The top photo is of Society going to the post in the Cotillion.

"She won the Cotillion Stakes at the Pennsylvania Derby, 2022, for a Million Dollars, she is a daughter of top sire Gun Runner," said Coath.

(On the left) "is of this year's number one winning Jockey, Irad Ortiz Jr.," said Coath "He is signing hats for fans as he comes down the stairs from the Jockey's area. He rode Tawny Port in the PA Derby, he did not place with the winners that day."

The Jockey (on the right) is Joel Rosario, another very famous Jockey," she said. "He rode Zandon in the Pennsylvania Derby, and placed second behind Taiba, ridden by Mike Smith."

Candid Society to post




Candid Irad Ortiz

Candid Joel Rosario

Honorable Mention Candid photos

Marybeth Dixon of Allison Park, Pa., took this photo (left) of Gold Medal Drive owner/amateur whip, Gail Aumiller, driving her 17 YO Friesian mare, Sjaantje Sport Crown, in their final gold medal qualifying American Driving Society FEI driven dressage test at the 2022 Garden State CDE.

Jackie Gicker of Millville, N.J., took this photo of a four-in-hand (right).Candid driving black single

Candidbrown driving team

Honorable Mention Candid photos

Pam Coath of Wayne, Pa.took these photos of a grey pony being readied to be shown at the Devon Horse Show and Country Fair.

Coath entitled the one on the left, "Fussing over the Pony", and the one on the right "Just right."

Candid Devon pony grey

Candid Devon grey fussed over

Honorable Mention Candid photos

Two photos of horses at racetracks.

Allie Barchi of Malvern, Pa. took this photo (left) that she said was, "A moment before work begins. This rider truly loves this horse."

It was taken of Jesus Ayala of Elkton, Md., on Scout at the Fair Hill Training Center

Karen Kohl-Trauger of Sprakers, N.Y., took this photo (right) of , "a young fan watching a racehorse at Saratoga getting a congratulatory pat on the neck from a happy groom!"

Candid loving a racehorse

Candid girl watching racehorse

Honorable Mention Candid photo

Sue Wiseman of Boyertown, Pa., took this photo.

"Jason Kring and his wife Sue Wiseman enjoy the scenery during a ride on Litibu Beach in Higuera Blanca, Mexico," said Wiseman.

Candid 2 horses on beach

Honorable Mention Candid photo

Pamela Bastings took this photo of Jennifer Cadwalader and Wilson King with his pair at the Inaugural Mount Harmon Point-to-Point Races.

Candid carriage

Honorable Mention Candid photo

Tammy Hang of Malvern, Pa., took this photo of Mike Wilson with Beau, Mike and Patches, at Book Family Farm in Coatesville.

Candid Mike Wilson w. 3 horses

Honorable Mention Candid photo

Elizabeth Yoder of Honey Brook, Pa,. sent this photo,

"This is a picture my niece, Elizabeth (Lizzy) Yoder took on her goodbye visit with her buddy, 30 year old quarter horse gelding, Smiley," said Yoder.

Candid girl w. horse head

Honorable Mention Candid photo

MaryAnn Riess took this photo of Master James Paxson of Riverhill Foxhounds in Nottingham Park , Nottingham Pa., calling hounds while one hound echoed the call, that she entitled “A horn and hound in unison.”

Candid Paxson calling hounds


Honorable Mention Candid photo

Sue Wiseman of Boyertown, Pa. took this photo.

"Sally, a Shire, is in full protective “mom mode” refusing to move for her owner, Barb Pattison of Oley, Pa., as her first foal, Beau, stands by her side," said Wiseman. "Barb’s husband, Joe, watches from afar."

Candid shire

Honorable Mention Candid photo

Maria Celai Mullins of Colera, Md., took this photo.

"This is my husband, Richard. He is 84 years old, on his trusted horse Colt 45 during a trail ride at Fair Hill, Md., at the beginning of the leaf change, last October," said Mullins.

Candid 84 yo on horse

Honorable Mention Candid photos

AnnMarie Price took these photos.

Candid grey w.boy 2

Candid Grey w. boy 1

Honorable Mention Candid photo

Brittany Costa of Gilbertsville, Pa. took these photos of her daughter and a baby goat.

"I work at Ironstone Veterinary Hospital," said Costa. "It’s a farm in Boyertown, Pa. My daughter Ivy and one of the babies bonding together. To this day this baby goat is still the sweetest girl!"

girl w.goat

Honorable Mention Candid photo

Patricia Dale of Conowingo, Md., took this photo of her grand daughter and a just foaled filly.

girl w.foal

Honorable Mention Candid photo

Avi Thai of Blue Bell, Pa., sent this photo of her German shepherd watching her haying.

"Tubby supervising me haying the fields at Ashford Farm in Conshohocken, Pa." said Thai.

Candid dog spervises hay

Honorable Mention Candid photos

Kathy Wilson of Honey Brook,Pa., took these photos.

"My grandson Lane having some fun with his favorite friend," said Wilson.

Boy 1

Boy 2

Honorable Mention Candid photo

Nina Christianson of Elverson, Pa., took this photo of a member of the First Troop Philadelphia Cavalry.

Candid First Calvary






























































Honorable Mention Candid photo

Naralie Seeuwen of Newfoundland, Pa. took this photo this photo that she entitled "Future Partners."

"Mom caught this special moment between her horse and her daughter, who is just as horse crazy as herself!" she said.

Candid girl w.horse in stall

Honorable Mention Candid photo

Pam Coath of Wayne, Pa. took these photos of Radnor Hunt Huntsman James Dean that she entitled "End of day," and a whipper-in riding down Plumstock Rd..

Candid Radnor huntsman w. horn

Candid Radnor whip 2

Honorable Mention Candid photo

Nina Neilson Christianson took this photo of the Ardrossen Beagles and Tewksbury Bassetts.

Candid Ardrossan beagles

Honorable Mention Candid photo

Lori Miassion of Glenmoore, Pa. took this photo of Mike Wilson, riding Kenny,TWH gelding, from Coatesville, riding at Trexler preserve in Lehigh, Pa.


Honorable Mention Candid photo

Pamela Bastingsof Coatesvie, Pa., submitted this photo

"This is me as the Country Fair and Einstein the Corgi as the lemon stick at the Devon Horse Show and Country Fair What a Good Dog Costume Contest," said Bastings

Candid costume.


Honorable Mention Candid photo

Ann Marie Price took this photo of a little girl feeding an apple to a big grey horse.

Candid grey w.boy 3

Honorable Mention Candid photo

Marianne Natoli took this photo of Leo Roberts of Pennsburg, Pa., on Theo.

Another great photo that easily could have been a winner.

Candid kid on horse


Honorable Mention Candid photo

Jodie Clineschmidt of Perkiomenville, Pa., took this photo, which really should be tied for third in Candid.

"The photo of the child is from Lead Line at Devon," said Clineschmidt. "I was hoping that he would not fall off. Just thought it was cute."

Candid child asleep Devon

Anne Moss wins first place in Candid photos

Anne Moss of Coatesville, Pa., took this photo of  her 2 1/2-year-old granddaughter Sydney Parllaku.

"She is having her first ride on the locally famous, 22 year old Shetland Pony, “Blueberry” Buchanan at Mercer Hill Farm in Coatesville, Pa.," said Moss. "Looks like they are both having a good laugh!"

Sydney was visiting her grandmother over Christmas when Moss snapped this photo with her iphone.

"This pony is the best thing in the whole wide world,"said Moss. "But Sydney hasn't ridden since she went back home."


Candid kid horse laught

Brittany Costa wins second place in Candid photos

Brittany Costa of Gilbertsville, Pa., took this photo of Wyatt Williamson and Lambert in Boyertown Pa.

"This is Wyatt Williamson, taking one of his best buddies out for the day," said Costa. "Lambert got the day off from his farm duties and spent a beautiful Saturday with his favorite little human hanging out at a football game!"

Costa said her son Wyatt is 6 years old.

"I work at Ironstone Veterinary Clinic in Boyertown," said Costa. "Lambert is one of Dr. Allen's dogs. He's a Spanish mastiff. He's so big he barely fit in my car."

"Lambert and his son guard the goats at Dr. Allen's farm, and the mother and his daughter guard the cattle,"saidCosta. "They're farm dogs and keep the predators out."

"We were going to my step-son's football game, and Lambert got the day off to come with us."

Candid boy w. big hound


Pam Coath wins third place in Candid photos

Pam Coath of Wayne, Pa., took this photo of Radnor Huntsman James Dean surrounded by hounds and followed by the field that she entitled "Heading Home."

"I took this with a Sony A73 camera," said Coath. "I had been following the hunt on Thanksgiving Day. They came into a clearing and then they headed back to the kennels."

Candid Radnor heading home

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