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Large pony -- **Found a home!**

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  • Large pony -- **Found a home!**

    Farrest Jump, aka Farrest, is a 20 year old Quarter Horse/Welsh pony cross, 14hh+. Farrest has done Pony Club, dressage, and therapeutic riding. He mentally burned out from therapeutic riding. After a couple months to unwind, he is back in work (4-6 days per week) with a preteen rider.

    Farrest ties, loads, clips, stands for the vet & loves the farrier. He is barefoot, out 24/7, super easy keeper (muzzled overnight). He is a fabulous companion pony and gets along with every horse he has been turned out with.

    PM me or e-mail me at pickleickle630@aol.com for more information and pictures.
    Last edited by findthedistance; Apr. 24, 2012, 12:43 AM. Reason: updating information
  • Original Poster

    Here's a link to a picture. More coming soon!


    • Original Poster

      Bumping -- Farrest is back in work and still available for free lease or FTGH. See pictures here.


      • #4
        Your picture links don't work

        What is he still suitable to do?


        • #5
          Picture link worked for me. He is cute! If he is sound, you may want to post something on the MD region Pony Club website - and send e-mails out to your local Pony Clubs - Redland and Iron Bridge should be closest.

          http://marylandregion.ponyclub.org/ Maryland Region Webpage


          • #6
            I sent you an email.


            • Original Poster

              TBs4ME -- The pictures are on Facebook. PM me your e-mail address if you want me to send them to you directly. He is currently doing 30-40 minutes of flatwork in an arena (mostly w/t, a bit of canter) and occasionally hacking out at the walk and trot. He would probably need his hocks injected if he were going to do very much canter work.

              In_ -- He came to us after a long career with Seneca Valley PC, and he's not too keen on the horse show thing any more. He would be fine for a D to ride at home, but probably wouldn't be appropriate to take to rallies and whatnot.


              • #8
                could he do a 6 year old? She is brave, but needs something to learn to canter and trot small Xs with. Is he quiet?
                Cornerstone Equestrian
                Home of Amazing (Balou du Rouet/Voltaire) 2005 KWPN Stallion
                RPSI, KWPN reg B, and IHF nominated


                • #9
                  He is ADORABLE!!!

                  I desperately wish he were in Ohio!!!!! He would be PERFECT for my daughter!!

                  Good luck finding him the perfect home!


                  • #10
                    Love this guy too. Wish he was closer!


                    • Original Poster

                      Now with video!

                      Check out a video of Farrest here.

                      Note: The rider pictured had never ridden the pony before. His usual rider is on vacation.


                      • #12
                        is he still available??
                        Willing to Please - Hero 5/10/87-7/14/09 My Life will never be the same
                        Right horse at the right time **Nel**
                        My Diamond Girl


                        • #13
                          I sent you a PM.
                          We could all take a lesson from crayons some are sharp, some are beautiful, some have weird names, and all are different colors, but they still learn to live in the same box. Unknown.


                          • Original Poster

                            Farrest moved to his new home yesterday. Best wishes to his new family!


                            • #15
                              I know his new family. They're great people and take wonderful care of their horses. He's a lucky boy!