Donation Type: Rehome   Donation Number: H4H6228406   Views: 2751   Horse Owner: sandykempson Contact seller   Updated On: Oct 11, 2018

Jess


Jess - Irish Sport Horse - Dapple Grey
Jess - Irish Sport Horse - Dapple Grey
Jess - Irish Sport Horse - Dapple Grey
Jess - Irish Sport Horse - Dapple Grey
Jess - Irish Sport Horse - Dapple Grey

If you choose to apply for this horse and are selected as the most suitable applicant you will be required to pay the standard donation of £50 which includes the cost of a rehome, loan or share agreement, and the work undertaken by the charity. The following additional donation and commitment has been requested by the owner to be paid to the charity by the successful applicant in respect of their horse:

  • make a donation of £300 to Horses4Homes Foundation

Please take note:

  • All horses must first be applied for before any visits are arranged
  • It is possible to ask owners questions via the messaging system prior to submitting an application
  • All applicants are encouraged to have the horse examined by a vet prior to rehoming, loaning or sharing
  • If you want to apply for this horse you should be within 120 miles radius from the current horse location
  • New home to be inspected by welfare representative
She is lovey friendly horse who loves being with people. She loves to be ridden and is happiest out on a hack. She is easy to look after, the usual things such as shoeing etc.

Owned since
July 2013
Sex
Mare
Height
15.2 hands
Breed
Irish Sport Horse (Pure Breed)
Age
10 years
Colour
Dapple Grey
Passport number
372414004907848008
Passport Registration Agency
Irish Horse Register
Available for rehoming with tack and rugs
No
Level of rider
Intermediate
Reason for re-home/share
Insufficient time to look after it
Horse is involved in the following activities
Light hacking, Schooling
Need to be stabled at night?
Yes, but only in winter
Need to be put on restricted grazing to limit weight gain?
No
Horse vaccinated annually for flu and tetanus
Yes
Maximum weight this horse can carry
75 kg
Is the horse in work?
Yes light work

  • Most suitable home and loanee/owner/sharer

    Ideally with a family who have other mares. Someone who can give her lots of attention and is looking for an affectionate horse who loves to go out on hacks.

  • Details of the tack used to ride the horse

    Dressage saddle with front riser pad. Snaffle bridle

  • Horse is involved in the following activities

    Light hacking, Schooling

157 centimeters
62 inches

Restrictions

  • If you want to apply for this horse you should be within 120 miles radius from the current horse location

Please enter your postcode to check if you are within the radius (120 miles):      

Relevant health or lameness issues

She has bone spavin which was caught in early stages 18 months ago. She had treatment, steroid injections into her hocks and she has been sound since.

Veterinary examinations or treatment given in the past 12 months

None in past 12 months

Details of the veterinary practice this horse is registered with

Tony Warr | 07503 053053 | Pembury | tonywarr@btconnect.com |

Please describe your horses behaviour in traffic

Good, needs re assurance from rider with loud/ extra large vehicles in tight spaces.

Please describe your horses behaviour when hacking out alone and in company

Good, as above if come across a spooky situation. Good with dogs unless they run aggressively towards her but then most horses would react if that happens!

Details of any individual behavioural traits which may influence the type of person best suited to take on the horse

None I can think of.

Details of the activities that the horse must not participate in due to previous injury

Jumping and cantering in circles.

Details of any problems when being ridden

Can try napping sometimes but again if firm with her she goes forward.

Horse vaccinated annually for flu and tetanus

Yes

Need to be stabled at night?

Yes, but only in winter

Need to be put on restricted grazing to limit weight gain?

No


Restrictions

  • If you want to apply for this horse you should be within 120 miles radius from the current horse location

Please enter your postcode to check if you are within the radius (120 miles):      

Irish Sport Horse

The Irish Hunter, or Irish Horse, originated in Ireland, and is the result of a cross between the English thoroughbred and Irish Draft horses. Technically, the Irish Hunger is not really a breed, but a half-bred, being half Thoroughbred and half-Irish Draft. However, Irish Horses do all have very definite characteristics, and so can be classed as a breed, and their universal importance and appeal deserves a mention.

The head is well proportioned with a straight or slightly convex profile, the eyes are large and expressive, ears are nicely shaped and long and the neck is lengthy and muscular with a slight arch. The classic Hunter is well-proportioned with a sloping shoulder, strong back and loins. A well-set head allows the horse to keep balance in all paces.

Irish Sport Horse color:

  • The Irish Sport Horse can be any color, although it used to be rare to find piebalds and skewbalds.

Irish Sport Horse size:

  • The Irish Hunter usually stands between 15 and 17 hands high.

Irish Sport Horse temperament:

  • Irish Hunter horse has an excellent temperament, being calm, yet lively when needed, and is very tough.

Irish Sport Horse origin:

  • The Irish Hunter, or Irish Horse, originated in Ireland, and is the result of a cross between the English Thoroughbred and Irish Draft horses.

Irish Sport Horse uses:

  • Irish Sport Horses are becoming increasingly popular in eventing, showjumping and in hunting events.

Irish Sport Horse influence:

  • Irish Draft and English Thoroughbred.

Irish Sport Horse interesting facts:

For the 13th consecutive year the Irish Sport Horse Studbook has achieved the prestigious title of the leading studbook in the World Breeding Federation for Sport Horses Eventing Rankings.