Shonie | Horses4Homes - Safely Rehoming Horses
Donation Type: Rehome   Donation Number: H4H5127595   Views: 1084   Horse Owner: countrylover Contact seller   Updated On: Jul 13, 2018

Shonie


Shonie - Trakehner - 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 donation of £200 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 200 miles radius from the current horse location
Beautiful, intelligent, sensitive mare, loves human interaction, has lost her companion and needs a new home as owner needs to give up. Good to catch, load, shoe, vet etc. Barefoot with excellent feet. Previously a dressage mare, broodmare and companion. Potential to be brought back into light work.

Owned since
April 2016
Sex
Mare
Height
16.0 hands
Breed
Trakehner (Pure Breed)
Age
20 years
Colour
Bay
Passport number
DE309090103398
Passport Registration Agency
Verband der Zuchter und Freunde des OstpreuBischen
Available for rehoming with tack and rugs
Yes
Level of rider
-
Reason for re-home/share
Personal health problems
Horse is involved in the following activities
Companion only, not ridden
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?
Yes
Horse vaccinated annually for flu and tetanus
Yes
Maximum weight this horse can carry
-

  • Most suitable home and loanee/owner/sharer

    Can be turned out with mares or adjacent to geldings. Lives out all year round with rugs and shelter, can be stabled at night in winter. I am seeking a loanee experienced in keeping horses, ideally thoroughbred-types.

  • Horse is involved in the following activities

    Companion only, not ridden

162 centimeters
64 inches

Restrictions

  • This horse is being advertised as a "companion only" and cannot be ridden under any circumstances
  • If you want to apply for this horse you should be within 200 miles radius from the current horse location

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Relevant health or lameness issues

Good general health . Arthritic changes in hocks; Cortisone injections given in 2016 which induced Laminitis, from which she made a good recovery and X-rays showed no pedal bone rotation. Cannot have Cortisone in future.

Veterinary examinations or treatment given in the past 12 months

None

Details of the veterinary practice this horse is registered with

Til Hoermann | 07713 477323 | Wrights Lodge East, Whissendine, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 7HA | info@hoermannequine.com | www.hoermannequine.com

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

Generally calm and easy to do; occasionally can get excited or worried and an ideal loanee would be one experienced with thoroughbred-type horses.

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

N/A

Explanation whether this horse is simply a good doer or whether he is prone to laminitis

Good doer and has had Cortisone-induced Laminitis in the past

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?

Yes


Restrictions

  • If you want to apply for this horse you should be within 200 miles radius from the current horse location

Please enter your postcode to check if you are within the radius (200 miles):      

Trakehner

The Trakehner is a fairly large horse developed in East Prussia. It is intelligent, docile and willing to please. They have a natural elegance and grace, making them excellent competitors. They are also great jumpers. Today, they are primary bred in Germany. Besides being quite large, the Trakehner is exceptionally handsome. They are rather large boned. Despite their size, they are still quite elegant in appearance. They have a deep, sloping shoulders and a fairly long back, which makes their graceful movements possible. They have powerful hindquarters and muscular stature makes enables them to have excellent jumping skills.

Color: Trakehners can be any color, with bay, gray, chestnut and black being the most common, though the breed also includes few roan and tobiano pinto horses.

Size: The Trakehner typically stands between 15.2 and 17 hh.

Weight: Average 1200lb (545kg).

Temperament: Trakehners are keen, alert and intelligent, yet very stable and accepting, anxious to please.

Origin: Germany.

Trakehner uses:

While Trakehners compete in nearly all equestrian disciplines, they are particularly prized as Dressage mounts, due to their sensitivity, intelligence and way of going.
The modern Trakehner is a true sports horse, being without a doubt the most important and influential of all warmblood breeds. They are renowned for their grace, power, magnificent movement, natural jump, outstanding beauty, tremendous stamina, ability to perform in any sphere and natural balance and free movement.
The Trakehner breed is equally skilled as a dressage horse and a show jumper.

Trakehner influence:

  • Influence on Trakehner horse breed : Arabian, English Thoroughbred
  • Influence on other breeds of horse : Dutch Warmblood, Oldenburg, the Danish Warmblood and the British Warmblood