Donation Type: Rehome   Donation Number: H4H2230485   Views: 1729   Horse Owner: daria   Updated On: Jan 11, 2021
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Delpa

Delpa - Trakehner - Chestnut

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
  • New home to be inspected by welfare representative
Delpa is a great companion, smart and friendly to other horses and to people. She is very easy to manage horse. Absolutely great character would make a perfect companion to another horse.

Owned since
May 2007
Sex
Mare
Height
15.0 hands
Breed
Trakehner (Pure Breed)
Age
16 years
Colour
Chestnut
Passport number
011999
Passport Registration Agency
Other Passport Issuing/Registration Organisation
Available for rehoming with tack and rugs
Yes
Level of rider
-
Reason for re-home/share
Change in family circumstances, divorce/separation, birth of new child, family bereavement
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?
No
Horse vaccinated annually for flu and tetanus
No
Maximum weight this horse can carry
- kg

  • Most suitable home and loanee/owner/sharer

    5 star home only, ideally with another horse/s who require a companion. Needs to live out as has navicular, which is only manageable when she has lots of space to walk during the day. Can live out all year round if the grazing is good. Will come with all her rugs that are required.

  • Horse is involved in the following activities

    Companion only, not ridden

152 centimeters
60 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 100 miles radius from the current horse location

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Relevant health or lameness issues

Is slightly lame on the front left foot when trots due to navicular. Doesn't need to be shoed, only trimmed, shoeing makes the condition worse. Only needs space to be able to move as much time as possible. No other illnesses, vices, bad habits etc.

Veterinary examinations or treatment given in the past 12 months

N/A - didn't have any issues or exams.

Details of the veterinary practice this horse is registered with

House and Jackson | 01277 823808 | Rookery Road, Blackmore, Essex, CM4 0LE | [email protected] | https://www.houseandjackson.co.uk/

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

Will suit someone active, smart and friendly, someone who has other horses, not too young or old as she is unlike cob-types can sometimes be quite energetic.

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

Riding

Horse vaccinated annually for flu and tetanus

No

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 100 miles radius from the current horse location

Please enter your postcode to check if you are within the radius (100 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