Latest News

This part of the website is for the latest news regarding the site and any new information that comes in Nationally & Locally regarding thefts, attacks, suspicious people, good news etc. so please check it often for updates.


A photograph of Teddy - 16hh 3/4 TB gelding who was sold on whilst out on loan. He has a star and thin stripe down midline and both hind legs have white socks to fetlock. He is believed to have been sold on to a dealer in the Yorkshire area but could turn up anywhere. His owner rang up to check on him in December 2001 and found out that he had been sold. Teddy is freeze marked on near side saddle area 17BT and is 9 years old - reported stolen to Somerset Horsewatch has been added today.

West Somerset Horsewatch is proud to have won two more website awards which can be viewed here.


A Message Board has been added for you to add your information regarding stolen trailers, horseboxes, tack and miscellaneous items. This part of the site is monitored.

Please Note: Adding a new Stolen Trailer, Horsebox, Tack or Miscelleneous Item. Please supply the Crime Reference number as this ensures that your theft has been reported to the Police. In the Subject Field please add - Serial Number, Model and Colour (if applicable). In the text area add any useful information such as distinguishing marks, where it was stolen and it's age and condition. You may also supply contact details, however West Somerset Horsewatch will not take any responsibility for this.


Website updated with new colour scheme and layout to make more room for the Stolen Horse Database.

Stolen Horse Database updated with 10 stolen horses:
'Reflection' aka 'Cody' - stolen 26.01.02 from Pudsey, Nr Leeds, West Yorkshire
'Regal' - stolen 01.01.02 from Seasalter Area of Herne Bay, Kent
'Teddy' - stolen in January whilst on loan
'George' - stolen 18.12.2001 from Askeaton, Co. Limerick
6 Horses - stolen from Co. Wicklow

Recoverd Horses updated:
'Wizard' and 'Apache' reported stolen from Oulton, Leeds, West Yorkshire have both been recovered.

Stolen Vehicles updated:
Ifor Williams Trailer - stolen 06.01.02 from Churchill/Blagdon Area, North Somerset.

Stolen Tack updated:
A large amount of saddles and bridles - stolen 02.01.02 from Stretcholt, Nr Pawlett, Somerset.

Miscellaneous Stolen updated:
Woodshavings - stolen 08.02.02 from Odcombe, Nr Yeovil, Somerset
Springer Spaniel Bitch and 10 Puppies - stolen 08.02.02 from Standerwick, Nr. Frome, Somerset.