School Horses

hh yrs

What are School Horses?

School (or lesson) horses are used to teach both new and experienced riders new skills. It takes a certain type of horse to school riders, they need to be able to deal with unsure riders who give them incorrect cues. Good school horses have to be sound and correct and are often older horses over the age of 10-15 that have a bunch of experience and training.

Some other characteristics that make for good school horses include being calm, cold-blooded and well behaved.

Calgary, AB
Breed
Standardbred
Sex
Gelding
Color
Bay
Height (hh)
17.0

Easy’s name says it all. He is a “steady eddy” in all he does. A lovely size for a safe, reliable mount, this guy is the perfect horse for someone looking…

$6,000 CAD
Ingram, TX
Breed
Quarter Horse
Sex
Gelding
Color
Sorrel
Height (hh)
15.3

Danny is a true all around horse, with a show record a mile long starting from when he was a yearling, and he excels at anything you ask of him. He is…

$10,000
Durham, NC
Breed
Tennessee Walking
Sex
Gelding
Color
Chestnut
Height (hh)
15.0

"Trooper" is said to be a Tennessee Walker and Standardbred cross and is registered with PSHR. He is 10 years old and 15 hands. This horse is one of the…

$2,200
Bryan, TX
Breed
Paint
Sex
Mare
Color
Tovero
Height (hh)
14.1

Piper is a wonderful pony sized mare with a horse sized stride and a huge heart. There is no “no” in this mare and she will give anything a try. I’ve owned…

$15,000
Ingram, TX
Breed
Quarter Horse
Sex
Gelding
Color
Sorrel
Height (hh)
15.3

Danny is a true all around horse, with a show record a mile long starting from when he was a yearling, and he excels at anything you ask of him. He is…

$10,000
Llano, CA
Breed
Kentucky Mountain
Sex
Mare
Color
Chestnut Overo
Height (hh)
15.0

New Video Coming Soon. River’s A Beautiful Rare Sorrel Overo, Smart, Willing & A Blast to Ride. She A 5 yr old With A lot Of Training & Experience. …

$8,500