Buying equestrian-themed Christmas cards from a charity is win-win: a special card to give to friends and family, while supporting a worthy cause at the same time.

Here’s a round-up of eight designs available to send to loved ones this year…

RSPCA

One Special Night

10 cards with envelopes for £4.99

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The card depicts a gathering of farmyard animals, including cows, donkeys, goats, dogs and chickens, greeting the baby Jesus in his manger. The card was illustrated by Richard MacNeil.


World Horse Welfare

Do you want to build a snowman?

10 cards and envelopes for £3.95

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World Horse Welfare Dancer at Belwade Farm is photographed greeting his snowman friend.

Inside, the greeting reads “Season’s Greetings and All Good Wishes for the New Year”.


Bransby Horses

Mistletoe Kisses

10 cards and envelopes for £3.95

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This card from Bransby Horses shows two donkeys preparing to kiss under the mistletoe.

The message inside reads “Wishing you a Happy Christmas and joyful New Year”.


Redwings

Peanuts in the Snow

10 cards and envelopes for £4.00

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Redwings resident Peanuts is covered in snow. The image was captured in 2018 during the heavy snows, capturing the hardy native pony in conditions that would be natural to him.


Blue Cross

Hijacked!

10 cards and envelopes for £5.99

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This humorous Christmas card shows well-loved pony Kipper being ridden by Penelope, pulling a sleigh full of presents. The design is by renowned artist Norman Thelwell.


Donkey Sanctuary

Around the Tree at Christmas

10 cards and envelopes for £3.95

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A group of donkeys assemble with a sheepdog and rabbit to admire a decorated Christmas tree in the snow.

The illustration was by Mike Sherard.


Willberry Wonder Pony

Santaberry Stampede

5 cards with envelopes for £3.50

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A herd of Willberry Wonder Ponies parade with hats, decorations and gifts.

The card was designed by Patrick Latham.


Brooke

Donkey enjoying a carrot

10 cards for £4.50

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The card shows a donkey receiving a carrot as the snow falls.

The message inside reads “Season’s Greetings”.

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