Island Horses

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Poster Raindrop 14.2 h.h. Pony of America –QH Gelding. Owner seeking long term home for this mascot of the barn! Successful career in hunter ring, many championships under his belt, now needs a quieter pace of life. Suitable for intermediate rider for hacking, lessons, trails or therapeutic riding prospect. Perfect stable manners. Safe for children. UTD health records. LEASE or SALE NEGOTIABLE. Serious inquiries only. (18-May)
Photo Steel Grey Thoroughbred mare, 15.3hh, 10 yrs old, Sound and fit mare looking for a new owner, Loves riding in the field, x country jumping, trail rides etc. Excellent ground manners, loads into any trailer, excellent with other horses, used to being in around lots of students, loves the attention. Best suited to one rider, novice rider and above. Has shown hunter and jumpers all over Vancouver Island and 2 trips to Langley shows. $7,500.00, videos available (18-May)
Website At TasisEC we have a safe, fun and inspiring riding lesson programs for all ages. Whether you are starting new, returning to riding or want an intensive riding program we have something for your individual needs. Our lessons are well thought out, focused and based on the riders needs and goals. Lessons can be booked right from our website at For more information: Call or text - 250-882-2037 (11-May)
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 (11-May)
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. (6-May)
Website For sale or lease My Kinda Guy 12yr old 16hh registered TB gelding, in your pocket guy. Just wants to please and cuddle with anyone. Stands for farrier, UTD, bathes, goes down the road. Hacks out alone or in a group, currently used in some school string lessons with the confident beginners. Beau is a barn favorite with his sweet and safe disposition. (6-May)
For sale or lease 12yr old Dark Bay TB Gelding, 16hh, super competitive 3' jumper, agile and athletic, requires a confident rider. Haunches in/out, Shoulder in/out, leg yields, counter canter, flying changes. Super fun guy to hang out with, baths, clips, hauls, ties, stands for farrier. Have been out on road and trails, loves to work. (3-May)
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!
Website (1-May)
Valle Vista Stables offers for sale or lease several quality horses and ponies.
Located in Victoria. Please visit our website for details (16-April)
Photo 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 (13-April)
Website Kalewa is a stunning coming 7 year old Warmblood mare by Kupido K, going very nicely under saddle w/ lead changes and jumping small courses with great technique. (13-April)
Website Oliver Town is a fancy large pony 14hh Welsh cross bay gelding. 11 years old, with lead changes and impeccable form. Shown to 2'9 in the hunters and jumpers. Always top 3 in the hack, very great form easy on the ground loves his kids. (13-April)
Website Sterling is an 11 year old grey 16.1hh Thoroughbred gelding. Jumping 3' course, auto lead changes no show miles but ready to go. Best suited to an intermediate rider. Very handsome gelding. (1-April)
Website Liberty Workshops with Heather Nelson. Weekend workshops consist of private lessons where you start from the very beginning without lines. Develop your bond and communication, then learn exercises to build your horse’s strength and suppleness. Observe and interact with others as well in a fun, safe and relaxing weekend. $195/horses, $40 for spectators. 9:00 am to 4:30 pm. Register on website. (1-April)
Photo Galvaro W : Reg CWB by Gervantus, 16hh black 2010 gelding. Lovely paces and a fabulous temperament, doing basic dressage, out on the trails and has been to one schooling dressage show. He is a well bred show quality horse with blood lines that excel in jumping and dressage. Clean legs and excellent feet. No vices or issues, hauls, ties, bathes etc. $15,000 Cobble Hill
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.
16.1 unraced Thoroughbred gelding , Cosmo is a super sweet guy with a great personality. Currently in full training with a dressage trainer. Has many miles on the trails and is very good when out alone or in a group. Amazing feet. Easy keeper. Hauls well. Would make an excellent dressage horse or brave enough for eventing. Schooling 1st level. Would be great for a confident junior or Amateur.
Fabulous 10 year old Icelandic gelding for sale. Vinnie is five gaited and a video can be provided with him doing his different gaits. He has a great personality and would be best suited to an intermediate rider. I have owned him for 5 years now and he has done a lot of trail riding, natural horseman clinics and horse agility clinics. He loves to trail ride and would make an awesome boy for someone who has the time for him. Sadly I have been too busy lately and he deserves more. Vinnie stands 13.3 hh, is up to date on all shots.
Registered Canadian Mare – 13 yrs old. Well mannered, extremely sound and professionally trained. 1 owner horse. 15.3H. Goes English or western, trail rides and great in traffic. Also enjoys the water. Goes alone or with others. No buck, bite or bolt. Soft mouth, responsive sides, loves the trailer and great for vet and farrier. BONUS- Doesnt need shoes, but comes with boots if you need them. Beautiful strong feet. Has been barefoot her whole life. Highest quality bloodlines. Owner injury forcing sale. Looking for great, loving home.
Well-trained 10 year old Quarter Horse mare for sale. Angel has had many wins at the island’s horse shows. She goes English and Western, winning many Hi-Point Championships and Hi-point Reserve Championships, English Pleasure, Equitation, and placing high in Jumping, Western Pleasure, Trail and Horsemanship. She isapproximately 15.2-15.3 HH and a real pleasure to ride. She has foundation bloodlines as well as the great Impressive. Angel is HYPP -/- and has no health issues or vices. She is UTD on worming, shots and farrier work.

Brown and white Tobiano gelding 15 hands, excellent on the roads, good with vet and farrier. He is gaited and six years old.

9 year old, 15.3HH, Quarter Horse/Thoroughbred Mare. She is athletic and intelligent and brave. We were able to move up three divisions in Eventing within one year, making it to Pre-Training. Sky is patient and forgiving while working around her and while riding her. While traveling to competitions, her calm attitude served her well. Sky loves meeting new people, but would never be described as overbearing nor attention-seeking.