rising 6 year old, 16.2+ hh, bay TB mare, UNRACED. quiet, sound, smart, willing, sweet and gentle. going nicely under saddle, obedient walk trot and canter, steers and slows nicely, good mouth, fluid gaits, leg yields, should in, counter canter, turn on forehand/haunches... carrying herself well. Frisky if not in regular work, but otherwise calm and accepts the leg and will try all day. canter courses of 2'6" and individual fences of 3' plus. brave and nice form. also trail rides easily, goes through water. Handles new things in stride, doing remarkably well and progressing quickly. went to a a few schooling shows and mini events--behaved perfectly, 2nd at two Beginner novice mini events this summer.
No vices. healthy and sound. Very nice bloodlines. Ready to ride or breed, but seems especially suited to upper level eventing/show jumping/show hunter. Fancy regular rythym and tempo, great with her knees. Please ask for more info!
Video on my youtube channel '815wiseguy23' of "NOLA"
Price is firm.
Also, many other horses for sale! TB geldings of various training and prices. Draft crosses, registered quarter horse mares, ponies, etc. Watch YouTube video
Company / Facility:
Ruth Swanson Equine -
Horse training in the Northwest Corner of Illinois. Buying, selling, retraining, connecting, networking and off the track 'relocating.' Lessons available to all levels and interests, indoor and outdoor arenas, hundreds of miles to trail ride in the rolling hills of Jo Daviess County. Specializing in Eventing, Dressage, Hunter/Jumper, Foxhunting, Pony Club, trail and Western and Natural Horsemanship Basics. 25 plus years experience with horses, Bachelor of Science in Facility Management and Teaching and Training from Lake Erie College. Boarding with Training also available.