Fforest Uchaf Horse and Pony Rehabilitation Centre and Pit Pony Sanctuary is a registered charity with the Charity Commissioners No. 1002933. We are a small group who began in 1988 and registered in 1991 to provide Tender Loving Care for all the needy equiries we could who have suffered through neglect, ignorance, cruelty, abandonment etc with our meagre resources.

We are also members of the All Party Group for Animal Welfare with the UK Government to help and advise government members on animal welfare matters.

We attend seetings of the Animal Welfare Network Wales. Our attendance at meetings keeps us informed of developments in the law etc. We have been called upon to be part of sub groups looking at how to deal with certain aspects of legislation.

We also attend meetings of the Welsh Governments various Animals Welfare group.

We are based on a small traditional Hill Farm Fforest Uchaf Farm overlooking Pontypridd.


Help us help Horses & Ponies in need. Your donation can make a big difference to the life of a needy Pony or Horse. Our Centre is dedicated to helping wherever we can.

Please help us help them.

From a UK telephone dial 01443 480327

From countries outside the UK dial 044 (1) 443 480327

We can take all major credit/debit card donations including PayPal.

All proceeds go to helping the ponies.

To order, download the printable order form and return it to us with your payment.


Item Price £ pounds
Plastic Retractable "Tender Loving Care" Ball point Pen £1.00
Notelets. Blank inside for your message. Pack of 4 assorted £1.50
Clear Acrylic Key Ring (small) Colour Picture of Pony £1.50
Bookmarks with 3 pit ponies colour pictures £1.00
Bookmarks. Laminated Pony picture on bright colour paper (for 3) £1.00
Assorted collectors postage stamps. (Used) on card £2.50
Note pad. Plain A6 notepad Colour Cover £1.50
Model Horse. Plastic very realistic approx. 3" high £1.00
Classic retractable ball pen Green Metal Case with Gold coloured appointments bearing the ledgend "The Pit Pony Sanctuary +44 (0) 1443 480327 www.pitponies.co.uk" in gold laser engraved numerals. £2.50
Fiona Bennett "Unawd" music CD
11 Tracks including "Newid Byd, Chware'plaant, Croeso I'r Dyfodol, Dal dy galon, Paham na roist dy galon, A'I dyma'r un?, Hebddot ti, Ar y blaen, Tan heno, Fy myd bach I, Unawd.   £9.99
Lucky horse shoes. Genuine Horseshoes prepared, painted then hand decorated in Traditional styles. £7.99
This Statue is cast in Welsh Coal resin containing Rhondda Coal. Sculpted by acclaimed Colliery artist Anthony Gerard Powell. After visiting the Centre the artist was inspired to produce this fine piece to commemorate Steels lifetime of work in the Welsh Coalfields. Great care has been taken to reproduce Steel in his full working Harness pulling a Dram of Coal with a Collier riding the Gun.
"Steels Last Dram" cast in cold Bronze resin. Limited edition collectors piece. £199:00+15:00 Insurance post&pack (UK) £214.00
"Steels Last Dram" cast in Welsh Coal Resin.  £74:00+£15:00 Insurance Post & Packing (UK) £89.00
Small mines of South Wales book Vol.1 £15.00
Small mines of South Wales book Vol.2 (hard back) Featuring Steel at Nant-y-Cafn £18.00
Coal finish figurines (look like they are carved from coal)
Small Pit Pony & Dram of coal. 3 " high. 6 "long £6.99
Large Pit Pony & dram of coal. 5" high, 9" long £9.99
Pil Pony small 3" high. 4 " long £4.99
The Last Shift (plaque) £26.99
Pit Pony with collier feeding an apple £20.99
Collier laying hewing coal £5.99
Blacksmith at work in his forge £9.99
Collier pushing a dram of coal. 4"high, 7" long £26.99
Pit Pony in full harness pulling dram of coal with miner in at tendance. Over 5" high £55.99