Brygarth and Midgarth Shetland Ponies
Bred in the Shetland Islands
This page shows ponies bred by Carole and Andy Forteath as well as Janet Laurenson. Our stock is based on Berry, Brindister, Gott and Kerswell bloodlines concentrating on miniature ponies, we mainly produce dun and broken coloured ponies.
Gabriel of Brygarth (BB1408)
Dun and White
Born 25th May 2014
Sire: Fitta of Berry (AC2557/S97-096)
Dam: Bronte of Brygarth (AW0930/M12) by
G Sire: Halstock Master Oats (AQ2000/S07-031)
Passed the VVE (Voluntary Vetting Examination) on 1st May 2017. He is the last foal from Fitta of Berry, who was International Breed Show Junior Champion in Malvern. Fitta was also Overall Champion and Stockyard champion at the Shetland Millenium Agricultural Show.
Dam, Bronte was 1st in her class at the Breed Show held in Shetland in 2009. He has Berry, Gott and Kerswell bloodlines.
Hjaltland Jarl (AW1506/S12)
Born in 2009
Sire: Ward of Houlland (003761)
Dam: Hjaltland Rona (306399) by
G Sire: Hazelhead Indigo Star (208929)
Really pleased to bring in this stallion, he looks so much like his sire Ward of Houlland. We have been waiting for the right stallion to bring into our stud and he ticked all the boxes of what we were looking for.
He has left lovely foals with the Hjaltland stud, can't wait to see what he produces with our mares.
Brucie of Berry (S00-086)
Dark Bay with white leg markings
Born in 1996
Sire: Kerswell Bruce (004383)
Dam: Tiwa of Berry (016609) by
G Sire: Ward of Houlland (003761)
Passed under the old stallion scheme. Really pleased to have Brucie with us now, he has left some lovely stock with his previous owner - Vallendale Stud, looking forward to seeing how he does with our mares. So far he has left two super foals with us Halo and Harry. More due 2016.
Fantastic bloodlines in this little stallion whose mother Tiwa of Berry left 6 stallions (Tibru, Brucie, Zora, Twilight, Watzo and Trigo all Berry stallions).
ZORRO OF BERRY 004385S
Born in 1990
Sire: Victor of Houlland (0037685)
Dam: Beryl of Berry (012295M)
A stallion who features in the background of a few of our ponies.
FITTA OF BERRY AC2557/S97-096
Born in 1993
Sire: Fitty of Setter Hall (003272S)
Dam: Sprita of Berry (013270M)
Fitta of Berry is the sire of our stallion Gabriel of Brygarth. Fitta was International Breed Show Junior Champion in Malvern. Fitta was also Overall Champion and Stockyard champion at the Shetland Millenium Agricultural Show.