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Gunpowder is a 28-year-old Welsh Section D Cob. Gunpowder is an older horse who spent his early years as a working carriage horse. He was a well-trained driving horse, who is now past those days. He is a nice mannerly horse who stands well for hoof trimming. He also doesn’t mind the water hose. Gunpowder has earned his rest. He would make a wonderful companion horse in a barn yard, or a pet. He would rather not be with a younger energetic horse, but would love a nice cozy barn and a grassy pasture. Gunpowder who served as ‘Gunpowder’, the horse ridden by Ichabod Crane in the Designing World’s reenactment of Irving Washington’s Legend of Sleepy Hollow.

Belle is a 14-year-old white Marwari mare.  Belle was trained at the Elite Riding Academy and has been brought along to work under saddle. She is wholly bomb proof and remarkably gentle for such a large horse. Her favorite treats are spearmint Starlights and she will graciously hoover up all offered treats with her dainty whiskery muzzle.

Shalamar is a 12-year-old white Percheron stallion, trained to ride and drive. He is available for long term lease.

Bay Rum Royal is a bay Clydesdale mare who was most recently in service at the Dickens Project in LEA 7. She is available for short term leases only.

Rhapsody is a 7-year-old black American Saddlebred mare. Rhapsody is an elegant high-stepping mare who is very friendly and attentive. She is a very flashy girl, but is also kind and likes cuddles! She enjoys relaxing in the paddock when she is not strutting her stuff in the arena. Rhapsody has been adopted and lives comfortably with many other horses.

Strawberry is a 14-year-old bright sorrel Shetland Pony mare.  Strawberry has lived most of her life as a trail riding horse, lesson horse, and broodmare. She was never built for speed or agility and after having a few foals she was retired to the paddock for months. Stable hands started taking her out on trail rides and she proved herself as a sturdy, attentive, and gentle mare. She is partial to neck rubs and enjoys peppermints.

Bandit is a 12-year-old Shetland stallion bred locally and trained at the Elite Riding Academy. His classic bay coat and active demeanor make for a highly entertaining entry in the show ring, and his eagerness to work is exceeded only by her athleticism. Bandit has been trained to both drive and ride and while he excels in both finer harness and in pleasure driving, he also makes an enjoyable trail ride.

Sparkle is an elegant high-stepping pony who is very friendly and attentive. She is a very flashy girl, but is also kind and likes cuddles! She enjoys relaxing in the paddock when she is not strutting her stuff. Sparkle  is an 8-year-old piebald Shetland pony mare.

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