Island Horses

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Website Ambleside Farm has a 30+ year reputation as a safe and friendly farm that welcomes competitive riders as well as pleasure riders, encompassing hunter/jumper, dressage, and natural horsemanship. Several experienced and certified coaches available for lessons. We have an indoor ring, large lit outdoor ring, and round pen, as well as road access to Lochside Trail and Island View Beach. Horses for lease range from bombproof beginner horses to Second Level dressage horses, and competitive hunters and jumpers. Please inquire for pricing and availability, or feel free to drop by for a chat! (18-Sept)
Photo Lovely 17hh+ WB X 4 year old gelding, very easy going temperament , would excel in any discipline , suitable for advanced beginner / intermediate rider . Non spooky ! No vices , sound , great for farrier . Schooling 1st level, scoring 70's training level . Trails , hauls , baths everything in one package type of horse ! Videos and photos available .Cobble Hill. 250-715-6160 $20,000 (12-Sept)
Photo Regd Canadian Warmblood Gelding 16hh by Gervantus o/o Selle Francais mare Handsome, Easy, Kind. Junior/Amateur Friendly. Could go in any direction. Basic dressage training and is jumping well around small courses. Lovely form with great natural rhythm. Has been on trails and to a small schooling show with no problem. He takes everything in stride. Clean legs and excellent feet. No vices or issues, hauls, ties, bathes etc. Catherine 250-710-0840 $22,500 (5-Sept)
Website Island Legend (Couturier x Island Safeenah) 2011 Purebred Arabian gelding. 2016 CANADIAN NATIONAL CHAMPION Bred by Island Arabians, this gorgeous 15.2hh gelding is a big balanced mover with top national quality. Already a NATIONAL CHAMPION in the Sport Horse division, he is suitable for a competitive amateur or competent junior rider to continue his career with. Entered in the 2016 US Nationals in the Junior Horse Division with numerous Class A wins and multiple Regional titles in Halter, Hunter Pleasure and Sport Horse. (5-Sept)
Poster For sale or lease. Tall, safe and simple. Personality plus looking for his best friend. "Bird" is a very attractive 17.1 hh 8 year old gelding by Raphaello out of Elute. Bird can do a bit of everything. Very quiet, suitable for trails, flat work and some jumping too! Bird will only go to an experienced and approved home with a first right of refusal buy back option. Price neg. Lease option considered at Westside stables. I just dont have time for him. Please contact Andrea 778.977 5549
6 year old Percheron x QH 15hh gorgeous mare with the most loving personality! Trails , rings , jumps , trailers, baths, not spooky and solid feet ! Spectacular big mover , Polly could excel in any discipline! (26-August)
Photo Gorgeous 4yr old 14.2hh Haflinger X Sulfork Punch gelding. Super easy to work with. Very sensible. Has done miles of trails and safe on the road. Has been used at the Sunfest Music Festival, ridden through the crowds and amongst cramped camping trailers with parties going on. Nothing bothers this guy. He can carry heavy to light riders or loads. Would make a stylish driving horse. Call or text Carla at 250.812.6115 for more info. (26-August)
Photo Freckles is a fancy 4 year old Appaloosa pony X who has done it all. Full of personality and very smart. Beautiful movements for dressage, has been shown in training level tests and scored mid 60s. Has experience in the jumper ring going over 2’6” fences and been going over 2’9” at the home course. Definitely is bomb proof and great on trails. Completely sound, trailers, ties, no buck, bolt or rearing. Has had beginners on him many times, and is patient and willing, but would suit someone with a little experience. Super friendly guy, would love to see him go the a home where he can grow to his full potential. More photos and videos available on request 250.743.6641. (26-August)
Photo 3 year old , 15 hh papered palomino QH mare Absolutely gorgeous girl , would excellent in any discipline , very well bred ! Sweet personality , going well under saddle . Doing small jumps , trails , smooth walk trot canter . Trailers , baths , ties , good with other horses . As she is young I would prefer a intermediate Videos and photos available via text or email 250-715-6160 (18-August)
Poster 12 year old, 14.2HH Welsh Morgan cross, Bryn is a flashy liver chestnut mare who is sure to get you noticed! She has a sweet personality and excellent ground manners. She has great feet and is currently barefoot, as well as being UTD on everything. Schooling dressage and has some show experience too. She requires a confident rider as she can be shy. She would make an excellent low level ladies dressage pony! Video available upon request.
Please contact Emma at 250-203-1103 (18-August)
Website Montana James’ sire is Solar Storm from Jem Arabians. His Mother is Black Rose, our black Thoroughbred/Percheron mare. He will mature in the range of 16.1 – 16.2 hh. He is up to date on his Vet care. Montana James is 3 years and is in training with Kristina Millar. He is going quietly under saddle and is ready for your desired discipline – dressage, hunter/jumper or trail riding. Montana James is super quiet and has a sensible mind which allows him to be calm and responsive under saddle. With his polish arabian breeding he has a showy presence which will enable him to do well in all discipline classes. Credit card purchasing is available. (15-August)
Poster “Mercedes Benz” Honest and competitive 15.3 Bay Appendix Mare. ‘Sadie’ has been competing in Eventing for the past 4 years, schooling at Training and prelim levels with ability for much more. She is consistently in the top 10 after the dressage phase. She has also been shown at First Level dressage and 1.10 jumpers. Sadie is schooling 1.20 m with ease and Second level dressage. She is a bold jumper on XC, clean and careful in stadium. $16,500 Please contact Madison at 250-304-5952 (15-August)
Poster | Video 2005, 16.2HH, CWB Gelding. Britanicus is a flashy Warmblood gelding with a calm temperament and easy going personality. He's shown successfully at first level dressage, schooling second level,has 3 good gaits, and working on flying changes. He's schooled up to 2'6 over fences, but will need a bit refreshing since we've mostly been focusing on flatwork for the past year. Great with shoeing, trailering, schooling with or without other horses and is quiet in hand or under saddle. Selling due to owner going to University and will only be sold to an approved home. $15,000 obo Please email Loni at for any further information.
16 yr. old, 15.3 h purebred registered Canadian mare. Kir is a joy to ride and loves to work, in the ring or on trails either alone or with others. She has dressage training but would be suitable as a pleasure horse, possibly also for driving and/or a broodmare. Kir has some soundness issues. She has mild arthritis but with medication is very ride-able. (7-August)
Photo Bay mare Born January 2007. Stands 15.1 hh Western also goes English. Does Trails and ring work, Trailers well, nice disposition. $5000.00 Nanaimo 778-350-6889 (28-July)
Photo Not just any horse! 16hh smoky buckskin 4 yr old gelding. Turin is developing into his superior bloodlines being half Akhal-Teke and half TB was no mistake. He has been bred for intelligence, athleticism, endurance and elegance. And he has all of these in abundance! If you are looking for an equine partner who can help you realize your dreams have a look at this young gelding. Well started under saddle by a professional. $8000 Qualicum Beach (28-July)
Photo 12 year old Percheron Morgan gelding just shy of 18hh. Abe has excellet ground manners and a positive disposition. He has been used as a saddle horse for trail riding and as well. has some long line training in blinders. I am down sizing so unfortunately he will have to go. Abe's feet are very solid and he has always been barefoot. As well he is a very easy keeper. He would be ideally suited for trail ride or could be trained to harness with not too much work. There is a saddle and bridle set that can be sold for him as well is required. Asking $3,000 .Please contact Jim at 250-923-6946, in the Campbell River area at Cottonwood Ranch. (27-July)
Photo Handsome, well schooled Thoroughbred gelding, 11 years old, 16:1 hh. Solid first level dressage, schooling second level, has shown dressage and jumpers. Great on trails- goes out by himself. He is not spooky and is very affectionate - trailers well, loves his baths. He is a barn favorite but his rider is at University and we must downsize by several horses and ponies.He is currently in training and is fit and ready to go. Good junior or amateur horse. The price of $4500 is negotiable to the right home. Please email for video links to flat work and jumping under saddle- or for more pictures. Central Saanich. 250-652-375 (20-July)
Photo Peter is a 16 HH Irish Sport Horse and is 20 years of age. He has a great record of wins in the high jumpers and he still loves to jump! He has a lot of power and knows his job, which he does with a lot of presence! Peter is well rounded and his equitation skills are excellent. He loves to go on trails and is super safe. He trailers, clips, vets, is great with the farrier, and he is very handsome. Peter has a wonderful temperament and is delightful in any situation. We are asking 6000.00 and a GREAT home for this horse is a must. Email Dona Naylor or text at 250.713.8345
Flashy and versatile 12 y/o Registered Paint gelding (15.3). Jumping 2'6’ with flying changes. He is schooling 2nd level dressage. He has done well in local competitions (dressage and jumping) and evented at pre-entry level. Chance is currently working in a program and has recently participated in dressage and jumping clinics. He is ready to go for the season. He is suitable for a confident youth or amateur rider. He would also excel in paint breed shows in English and Western. UTD vaccinations. Good with farrier, vet and trailering. Loves to perform and keen to show. Asking $5500CAN (reduced)
Stilton: Handsome 17.1hh 2012 grey WBX gelding. He is doing walk/trot/canter and been on a few trail rides. Very nice mover and could excel in any discipline with further training. Excellent feet. A recent pre-purchase exam revealed OCD in left stifle which has since had successful surgery and he is back in work. All other xrays were good. $10000
Astro is a 16hh Thoroughbred gelding. He has successfully competed in Eventing at Training level. Winning Senior High Percent in First Level Test 3 for 2014 LIEC year end awards. With his scopey and honest nature makes it easy to school Preliminary fences/ 1.1m. Ready for a competent, confident rider to be his next mount.
A stunning 14 year old, 15hh Appaloosa gelding for sale. Koolaid is a very quiet, gentle trail horse with excellent ground manners, loads and travels in the trailer very well. He is very good with farrier and vet and does not crib, bite or kick. He is a sound horse with no health issues (unlike his owner). He loves going out on the trails and is undaunted by bridges, rivers etc. He is UTD on immunization and teeth and is presently shod. An approved home is essential.