Donation Type: Rehome   Donation Number: H4H5329255   Views: 347   Horse Owner: poppystorm32   Updated On: Jun 12, 2019
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Storm

Storm - Welsh Cross - Grey
Storm - Welsh Cross - Grey
Storm - Welsh Cross - 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 100 miles radius from the current horse location
A lovely boy! Can be 'full on' and playful but NEVER nasty (usually due to Spring grass). Can have rig type tendancies but confirmed gelded correctly via blood test. Very loving and quiet in the stable. Quietly hacked but still green. Care to be taken around small dogs as he thinks he can play with them. Not first pony. Killed two lambs when entire. Jabs, teeth, farrier and worming all up-to-date. Regular worm egg counts. Has 2 wolf teeth which have never been a problem when ridden. All tack, rugs, etc incl

Owned since
May 2008
Sex
Gelding
Height
13.2 hands
Breed
Welsh Cross (Part Breed)
Age
11 years
Colour
Grey
Passport number
10049
Passport Registration Agency
Welsh Pony & Cob Society
Available for rehoming with tack and rugs
Yes
Level of rider
Intermediate
Reason for re-home/share
Personal health problems
Horse is involved in the following activities
Daily hacking, Schooling
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
10 stones
Is the horse in work?
No but could be brought back into work (Not been ridden for approx 2yrs due to no rider. Needs to be brought back into work.)

  • Most suitable home and loanee/owner/sharer

    A permanent home for life with good, kind, knowledgeable people who will put him first and love him always. He must never be parted from his mum Poppy who is also advertised. Shelter should always be available. Not use to being on a yard with lots of other horses. Lives out all year with access to shelter at all times. Lightweight rug through winter.

  • Details of the tack used to ride the horse

    Leather cavesson bridle with snaffle. Synthetic Thorogood saddle professionally fitted.

  • Horse is involved in the following activities

    Daily hacking, Schooling

137 centimeters
54 inches

Restrictions

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Relevant health or lameness issues

Contracted laminitis in front feet when previously sold but never an issue when in my care and management. Had slight problem with back on his return to me. However, a couple of physio visits cured it.

Veterinary examinations or treatment given in the past 12 months

None. Just routine vacinations.

Details of the veterinary practice this horse is registered with

Abbey Equine Clinic | 01873 840069 | Llansabbath Barns, Llanellen, Abergavenny, Gwent NP7 9BY | office@abbey equine. co. uk | www.abbey equine.co.uk

Please describe your horses behaviour in traffic

He is green but have never encountered any problems when leading him in traffic. My adult niece use to ride him and never reported anything negative.

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

Good in company. Has occasionally napped when leaving yard alone.

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

Can be 'full on' in the field which could intimidate a novice. Not nasty; just playful. Good in stable and to handle. Good with farrier for trims. Never had him shod myself but he had a shoe on when he came back to me. Only boxed him twice and no problem. Good to catch.

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

Nothing known.

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

A good doer and no difficulty keeping him well whilst in my care. Previously sold him for a couple of years when he was 2 and he contracted laminitis in front feet due to lack of management. No problems before or since with me.

Details of any problems when being ridden

Occasionally mini rears and naps at start of ride if on own but quickly settles.

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 100 miles radius from the current horse location

Please enter your postcode to check if you are within the radius (100 miles):      
Welsh Cross