Donation Type: Loan   Donation Number: H4H9824560   Views: 5438   Horse Owner: scrookenden   Updated On: Feb 18, 2017
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Rodney

Rodney - thoroughbred - Bay
Rodney - thoroughbred - Bay

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 one-off donation of £250 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 40 miles radius from the current horse location
  • New home to be inspected by welfare representative
He is the most comfortable horse you will ever ride having previously excelled at dressage. He is excellent in all traffic alone and in company so is good to escort nervous horses. . He is excitable in open spaces if in company of other horses. He loads and travels well. Easy to handle on the ground with good stable manners.

Owned since
December 2012
Sex
Gelding
Height
16.1 hands
Breed
thoroughbred (Part Breed)
Age
15 years
Colour
Bay
Passport number
131410
Passport Registration Agency
Sport Horse Breeding of Great Britain
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
Need to be stabled at night?
No he can live out all year round
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
10 stones
Is the horse in work?
Yes light work

  • Most suitable home and loanee/owner/sharer

    I would like a home with experienced owners for this precious boy. Whilst he is happy to live out 24/7, he needs company. He does not need riding every day but Needs say 3-4 rides weekly by a lightweight rider, probably a lady.

  • Details of the tack used to ride the horse

    Snaffle bridal. GP or dressage saddle

  • Horse is involved in the following activities

    Light hacking

165 centimeters
65 inches

Restrictions

  • If you want to apply for this horse you should be within 40 miles radius from the current horse location

Please enter your postcode to check if you are within the radius (40 miles):      

Relevant health or lameness issues

He has had hind suspensory issues so has had the nerves snipped and he returned to work very well he has mild navicular (MRI's available) so only walking on roads. He currently wears remedial shoes but I will be removing these as they have done the job. He has very good feet so is happy unshod.

Veterinary examinations or treatment given in the past 12 months

Osfos for navicular Remedial shoeing.

Details of the veterinary practice this horse is registered with

Lingfield vets | 01342300008 | Chester Lodge, Woodcock Hill, Felbridge, Surrey. Rh192rd | Info@lingfieldequinevets.com | Www.lingfieldequinevets.com

Please describe your horses behaviour in traffic

Excellent

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

Excellent on the roads. Excitable in open spaces though he settles and has done charity rides

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

If riding with others and he is excited, he needs a rider who won't panic and he will quieten immediately

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

I'm not sure if he will jump although he has done and is quite bold

Details of any problems when being ridden

See above

Horse vaccinated annually for flu and tetanus

Yes

Need to be stabled at night?

No he can live out all year round

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 40 miles radius from the current horse location

Please enter your postcode to check if you are within the radius (40 miles):      
Thoroughbred