North Island Donkey & Mule Society Show 2008
left: Supreme Champion Breed Donkey, Clovercrest Starlet, Peter & Marion van Dijk. right Reserve Champion Champion Youngstock Donkey: Jasmine Mr. Darcy, Andrea Thomson.
“Would you believe it, 2 minutes before he was to go in to the ring to be judged for Champion Spartacus managed to have a good roll.” Peter van Dijk
left: Supreme Champion Breed Donkey, Clovercrest Starlet with Reserve Supreme Champion Breed Donkey Cyder's Spartacus. (Starlet is a daughter of Spartacus).
Champion Jenny: Tauhara Blue Chip with Jackie Holland
Reserve Champion Jenny: Pemberton Turandot, Andrea Thomson. Shown here being ridden by Alexas Matthews.
right: Best Presented Sash Donkey Breed Section:
Trossach's Marcello, Lynn Wyeth
right: Clovercrest Panache, Winner Novice class.
above: Champion Harness Donkey/Mule: Pemberton Angelotti, Andrea Thomson
Reserve Champion Harness Donkey/Mule: Archie of Rhymoor, Elton Moore
Wendy Macpherson long reining Kilmarnock Barnaby Brown.
Photos David Matthew's Photography