Peter has been a world recognized International Arabian Horse Judge since the 1970’s. Peter has judged in Australia, France, Germany , Italy, New Zealand, Qatar (Middle East) , South Africa, Sweden, United Kingdom, and the United States of America . Major shows judged include The European Nations Cup in Germany (Three Times) , The Egyptian Event, Kentucky, USA, South African National Championships, The World Championships in Paris , Qatar International Championships (Twice), UK International Show Towerlands, The Australian National Arabian Championships and most Royal Shows in Australia,
During the 40 years history of Forest Hill Stud Peter has been totally dedicated to The Arabian Horse. His efforts extend far beyond a personal level. In the late 1970’s Peter served as Chairman on a number of National Arabian Promotion Committees which saw the introduction of The Australian National Arabian Championships and the introduction of The Roll of Merit. Peter also served as a Director on the Board of the Arabian Horse Society of Australia for a total of 21 years. 9 of those years as Chairman. During his time on the Board the Australian Championships, Roll of Merit and National Judges Panel were incorporated into the Society’s operations. Peter was also a member of a number of Management , Registry and other important AHSA Ltd committees.
Peter for many years attended the World Arabian Horse Organization Conferences overseas as an Australian Delegate. With his extensive experience at Board level in Australia he was eventually invited onto the Executive Committee of WAHO and is currently Vice-President. The Executive Committee meet annually overseas and bi-annually hold their Executive Meetings in conjunction with an International Conference which is held in various member countries. The focus is on all matters affecting the Purebred Arabian Horse Worldwide. Australia hosted the WAHO Conference twice, once in 1984 in Sydney, NSW, when Peter was Chairman, and again in 2000 on The Gold Coast in Queensland.
President Dr Hans Nagel, Isabella Zawadzka and Peter Pond Vice-President