These Pasture Pets Are Adopted


Bourbon is a 17-year-old, gentle Clydesdale mare that has worked as a carriage horse in a tourist town, walking the paved streets all day with a wagon of chatty tourists in tow. After years of service this lovely sabino chestnut lady is looking forward to a happy retirement in a cozy stable or pasture.


Butterscotch is an 11-year-old Welsh Section D cob.  Her bright buckskin coat makes her stand out on the trail or in the field.  Butterscotch is an honest, hard working mare. She has been many kids “first ride” and is a veteran of many a summer camp. She spends the off season relaxing in the barn or out in the pasture but will never pass up an opportunity to try to sneak a sugar cube away from passing people! Butterscotch is currently adopted.

Catherine is a strong young Clydesdale mare who is nearly always by her mentor, Catherine. She is newer to life on the road but enjoys the new experiences. If she finds herself uneasy, the presence of her trail buddy calms her down. With every ride out she finds herself more eager to pack a rider and share the trail experience with them.


Charity is a 12-year-old chestnut American Paint Horse. Charity puts his whole heart into everything he does. He is rock solid and dependable… but also very clever! He knows how to turn on the charm to get everyone to empty their pockets of treats and put them all riiiight in his bucket where they belong!


Comet is a 9-year-old Knabstrupper mare.   Comet was an A-Circuit Jumping horse. Her teenage owner felt she “outgrew” her so she overworked Comet until she injured her legs knowing her father would only buy her a new horse if the old one couldn’t show anymore. Comet was dumped at an auction, injured and dejected. A kind-hearted soul purchased her and nursed her back to health. Now, she is healthy, sound, and adores all attention and treats she gets! Comet has been adopted.

Daisy is a laid back mare who doesn’t hesitate to stop and smell the flowers… and take a nibble or two while she’s there! This lovely lady is always happy to see people, and eager for any attention people choose to give her. Always eager to please, she does very well under saddle and adores the time shared with her owner.


Dickens is an 8-year-old piebald Friesian Sport Horse. If you are looking to turn heads, then Dickens is the true king of the show ring, proving a horse can be flashy and functional. He has a promising start as a three-day eventer and is always the talk of the showgrounds. He’s hard to miss as he effortlessly clears every obstacle and conquers every challenge put before him.

Elizabeth of Canterwell is a regal, aged Clydesdale mare who takes pride in her work. She has logged many ‘miles’ under saddle and traversed much terrain in her time and nothing seems to phase her. She loves to listen to her rider’s conversations as they chatter away while she plods along steadily down the trail. She is rarely seen without her ‘trail buddy’ Catherine.


Eternal Snow (Snow) is a 12-year-old Straight Egyptian Arabian. Snow is a beautiful white Arabian Mare who has been very well trained in dressage. She was a lesson horse for several years and taught many little girls how to ride. She is a seasoned show horse. She loads, bathes, is easy to handle and has impeccable manners. Snow has been adopted and has a wonderful home with other horses.


Finnegan is an 18-year-old dappled dapple Percheron gelding looking for the perfect retirement home (with lots of treats)!  He gets along well with other horses and loves being groomed. He bathes, ties, and stands for the vet/farrier. This sweet and funny guy is sure to put a smile on your face! Finnegan is part of a hitch with Watson and has been adopted.

Flurry is a 200-year-old pink Unicorn mare who has adopted a human for her own personal reasons. Don’t ask a Unicorn what they are though, as you will never get a straight answer. Flurry may be ridden but ask politely!  She is particularly fond of strawberries, freshly picked sweet violets with the morning dew still on them, and of course, the palest pink rosebuds as treats.  Flurry is not available for adoption.


Frosty is a 15-year-old light dapple gray Andalusian mare. Frosty is a sweet little mare that enjoys every cuddle she can get. Great with kids and adults, she has never met someone she doesn’t like. Her fur is soft and plush and her demeanor is sure to warm your heart… and your barn!


Fuego is a 15-year-old bay Andalusian gelding.  Fuego is friendly and curious – he is easy to catch and enjoys being groomed. Fuego was once a working cow horse but it is now his turn to retire. He makes a wonderful pasture pet – he is very friendly and easy to handle!


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.


Her Wicked Ways is an 11-year-old American Saddlebred mare.  Wicked is a skewbald American Saddlebred with charm and charisma galore! Her high stepping gaits are sure to catch anyone’s attention as she prances around the show ring.  This 5-gaited beauty’s flashy bloodline and athletic talent are only matched by her sweet temper and fondness for mints. Her Wicked Ways is adopted.

Holly is a mare that enjoys only the finest in life. She will patiently stand for hours while being groomed, as though she knows with each brush stroke her coat gleams brighter and brighter. She can be a picky eater- her treat of choice: Spearmints. She may give you a rather nasty face if you try to give her a Peppermint. She knows when the spotlight is on her and always puts her best hoof forward.

Joker is a stout, sneaky little American Paint Horse gelding. He has ways to get what he wants. When he thinks no one is watching he may flip his door latch, freeing himself to the buffet that awaits him in the feed room. Despite his penchant for snacking, he is a quick, peppy gelding and a focused riding horse… but sometimes he does have a trick up his sleeve!


Magic is 7-year-old skewbald American Saddlebred mare. Bring a little Magic into the barn… with Magic! This cheeky mare is as mischievous as she is beautiful. Talented and Athletic, she shows at all the top tier shows across the grid. But when she is not working, she will keep herself busy by unlatching her stall door and helping herself to all the carrots she can eat! Magic is currently adopted.


Mystic Midnight is a 10-year-old black Friesian who served as ‘Daredevil’, the horse ridden by the Headless Horseman in the Designing World’s reenactment of Irving Washington’s Legend of Sleepy Hollow.  Mystic is a mischievous, loving, and playful Friesian stallion with a commanding presence.  He is EXTREMELY handsome, with a teddy bear disposition!  He is in above average health, up to date on shots and dental work, and is in great condition. Mystic is happily adopted and living on a farm.


Peaches is a 5-year-old cremello Morgan mare. Peaches is the perfect addition to any barn. She is bright and willing to do whatever is asked of her. Peaches was born and raised on a small Morgan farm in SE Wisconsin. She has had plenty of ground work but has not yet been started under saddle. Peaches is very athletic, has no vices, and is ready, willing, and able.


Pepper Is a 12-year-old Knabstrupper mare.  Add a dash of spice to your barn with Pepper! This plucky mare has what some call a split personality… but we like to call it a “2 for 1” deal! She can be the sweetest little mare, then turn into quite a little fireball! She is a consistently high performer in the Show Jumping arena, and always gives it her all. Shake things up a little by bringing Pepper home today! Pepper is currently adopted and enjoys the finer things of life with her new family. Pepper won Reserve Best in Show in January, 2018!


Sage is an 8-year-old brown Welsh cob. She is a nice young mare being used for trail. She has a willing disposition and likes attention. She has been on trail without any problems. She still needs to work on confidence but does nothing wrong. Sage is a great example of her breed and would do well at show! Sage has been adopted and lives comfortably with many other horses.


Silver Minx is a 10-year-old dapple gray Percheron mare. Slow and steady sets the pace… and nobody knows that better than Silver Minx. She is a trusty, steady horse and enjoys giving a lift to her two-legged friends. She doesn’t require a “fare” to be paid for her services… but is grateful for a mint or two for a job well done! Minx is a proud carriage horse who has been happily adopted by a loving crew!

Snowflake is a 12-year-old Gypsy Vanner bred locally and trained at the Elite Riding Academy. Her flashy piebald markings and active demeanor make for a highly entertaining entry in the show ring, and her eagerness to work is exceeded only by her athleticism.   Snowflake has been trained to both drive and ride and while she excels in both finer harness and in pleasure driving, she also makes an enjoyable trail ride. Snowflake has been adopted and serves happily as a Rambler.


Sugar Plum is as sweet as she is round. This laid-back 9-year-old Brabant mare prefers to spend her days loafing about the pasture. She is more than happy to offer her services as the world’s coziest couch, and will happily carry you and the whole family anywhere you wish to go. Sugar Plum is adopted.

Watson is a Black Roan Percheron mare who is in service and not available for lease.


Whinny is one pretty bay Brabant girl! You are sure to fall in love with her the moment you meet her. Whinny has the kindest and most gentle dispositions that a horse can have. She is the type of horse that the entire family can ride and enjoy. She is such a joy to be around with her calm and laid-back nature, as she acts like a big puppy. This 11-year-old beauty has a happy home and is not available for adoption.