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Foxhall Diggit

Foxhall Diggit (2008) 10 year old gelding, 148cm, piebald. Jumping / eventing pony.img_9056

Abilities

Diggit is one of those seldom seen saints! He is absolutely kindness personified. He tries his very best and even if the rider fails he still does everything in his power to help. This is the real babysitter pony. Having said this, he has still got the capacity to jump bigger fences and the courage of going cross country. Diggit rides out alone and in company and is used to traffic, farm equipment etc etc. He is also used to a wide variety of fences both cross country and showjumps. img_9053

Shows and competitions

Diggit has hunted a lot with his previous owner and has also done cross country and showjumping at local shows. There is never a problem travelling with Diggit, he takes everything in his stride and remains calm at shows etc.img_8925

Future

We feel that Diggit would suit someone who wants to improve their riding skills and go competing at shows both eventing and jumping. He would also suit for hunting where he really cares for his rider. Diggit would suit very well for a riding school as well.

 

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Cheyene

Cheyene a fabulous purebred Connemara pony, dun *2007

In hand showing

In hand and under saddle winning Connemara pony  mare by: Gwennic de Goariva – Cornamagh Sadat.

This connemara pony is currently in Sweden and can be viewed near Stockholm.

Riding and Showing

This pony has been shown both in hand and under saddle and has won both. Ponies rarely come in a better package with a  combination of looks and a fabulous step and rideability. She cares for her rider and has that absolute star quality. Cheyene keeps her calm when out and about and is a dream to both ride and handle. At shows she knows how to strutt her stuff without getting hard to handle. This absolite Gem of a pony also has a great ability and mindset to jump, nothing fazes her. We continuously go to several different arenas therefore she is used to a variety of fences both cross country and showjumping.

Temperament

This is a very kind and stable pony. She is easy to load, clip, wash, lead etc etc. She is a real rock and has a very willing and ready to please attitude. we bring the ponies to all sorts of new environments and she remains the same pony, does not get over excited. Cheyene has been ridden regularly by 7 year old girl.

Future

This pony would suit someone interested in the Connemara breed. She would be the perfect broodmare or showmare. Cheyene is currently being ridden and is ready for new goals in her ridden career, jumping, dressage or eventing included.

 

 

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Lux Z Boy (sold)

Lux Z Boy a 5yr old (*2013) bay Gelding by Lux Z – Cavalier Royale 165cm.

Lux Z Boy is a real looker with his white blaze and deep bay colour. He continues to impress with fabulous flowing movements and a very scopey jump. In addition he is very careful and loves to clear his fences. Furthermore he rides in a nice outline and would do a good dressage test.

Jumping career

We always attempt to school over a variety of fences both show jumps and across country hence we go to a selection of outdoors and indoors venues with different fences. By doing this, Lux Z Boy is continuously subjected to a huge selection of “looky looky” fences such as water complexes, ditches, water trays etc etc. This is proving to us again and again that he is focused on the task and does not easily get distracted. The willingness to learn and the great trust in the rider makes his potential and scope for jumping and eventing very high.

Shows

This glorious horse has started his showjumping career very well.  He has already clocked up 16 SJI points to date. This feat has been done in very few shows.  We are currently jumping at 1.10m level and are looking to move up shortly. We are in no hurry with this horse as we believe there are great things to come. Following link brings you to his Showjumping Ireland page where you can find his show jumping results.

https://www.sji.ie/Schedule/Search/Animals/Animal-Results/key/tD17De0oWK5dl3Vxb__fOw%3d%3d

Temperament

This horse is an absolute saint to handle! Working with him and around him is a joy and it feels safe and easy. All aspects included such as loading, washing, clipping, shoeing, grooming etc, there is nothing that presents as a problem. He is also an easy catch in the field. Lux Z Boy is an alert horse that responds well but even though he has the necessary spark to shine in the show ring he still keeps calm and makes no big deal of going to shows or new places schooling.

Future

Showjumping is a given for this talented horse. However it is our belief that because of his versatility he would be very well suited as an event horse. During XC schooling he shows his bravery and straight forwardness along with great scope. A horse that takes it all in his stride and definitely has a huge talent for the sport.

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https://youtu.be/R1JcE0RziNw

Luz Z Boy stood. Great conformation and a very nice and sweet temperament
Lux Z Boy
Other horses that may be of interest:

Barnaboy Peaches and Cream (ISH)

Watervalley Preston

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Barnaboy Tina

Barnaboy Tina *2010, 15’2 (158cm) almost black.

What a wonderful pocket rocket! Barnaboy Tina is a seriously honest horse, that would excel at eventing / showjumping,  as a hack or due to her fabulous temperament she could become a sought after riding school horse.

Temperament

Her stable manners are impeccable and she is a treat to care for (brushing, clipping, washing, shoeing and loading). When at competitions, Barnaboy Tina remains calm and concentrated even though she is alert and responsive to aids.

At home Tina is an easy catch in the field which makes life so much easier around the yard.

Jumping , movement and rideability

Tina moves well and have a scopey jet secure jump.  She is easy to follow and is a straight forward ride.  Tina is ridden out both in company and on her own, she is therefor well used to tractors, dogs, traffic and other things that might be encountered when out and about. We make a point of going to different places for schooling hence Tina is used to a selection of spooky fences both XC and show jumps.

Shows and outings

This marvellous horse is the prefect combination of a schoolmistress and potential comtetition horse. She has done pony club, combined training, hunter trials, mini eventing, showjumping and dressage. Nothing phases her, she really wants to please!

Future

We believe Barnaboy Tina would suit as a junior Eventer or for someone who wants to perfect their skills at eventing or showjumping. Because Barnaboy Tina has got such a wonderful temperament she would also be suitable for a riding school.

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Other horses that may be of interest:

Barry Mac

Barnaboy Peaches and Cream

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Capitol (Sold)

Mare *2013 by Callaghy Jim – Rosscon Castle King. 147cm

This purebred Connemara mare is fabulous all around. She takes very well to training and has completed a few hunts with her young rider (10years). They have also been out jumping and cross country schooling with great success!

Capitol is easy to deal with in all aspects ( including loading, clipping, washing etc etc).

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Killaloe Mistress (Sold)

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Mare born in 2013. By Lancelot -Cruising-with Clover Hill in the background. Passported with full pedigree. 161cm (we believe she will finish at about 163).

This is a very scopey, elastic mare with the heart and ability to jump a big course of fences. She is a dream to handle in all aspects including clipping, loading, grooming, shoeing. She has been to a few pay and jumps and takes it all in her stride. We believe this is one for the future.

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Watervalley Preston (sold)

Watervalley Preston is a gelding foaled in 2010 by Chippison (ISH) out of Superdolly VII (WNTR) a Thoroughbred mare by Supreme Leader, 178cm.

Preston has competed at one star level and has been doing so successfully with a 17 yr old girl this year (2017). Amongst others they finished:

5th at the All Ireland Pony Club Eventing Championships at open level which is 1.10

6th at the All Ireland Riding Club Championships at 1.10

Pony and Riding club achievements are not included in the Eventing Ireland points system:

http://www.eventingireland.com/Horses.aspx?context=HorseResult&Id=208785&bool=False

Preston has a lovely temperament and wants to please, he is easy to do in all aspects.

We believe Preston has got the ability to go far and we are looking forward to following his career.

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Heddwig (sold)

Heddwig

Heddwig 2013, 160cm Skewbald mare. By Colourful fields

This mare has been started off this year(2017) and is proving to be a very straight forward, willing to learn character. She has been introduced to both show jumps and cross country fences with no problems at all.

Heddwig is the perfect allrounder who would excel at Eventing and could turn out to be a fabulous junior/YR eventer.

Temperamen. Heddwig is very easy to do in all aspects such as grooming, washing, clipping, shoeing, loading etc etc. She rides out alone or in company.

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Barnaboy Freeman (ISH)

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Barnaboy Freeman

Barnaboy Freeman (ISH) 2002, by Cottage Fire – Lissinard Clover – Robertstown Boy VII. Registered ISH stallion.

Freeman has competed successfully both in Eventing and Showjumping.

Eventing up to 3* level with Cathal Daniels and Padraig Flanagan.

Showjumping with amongst others Cathal Daniels, Tom Foley and Martin Hynes.

Freeman has been very consistent and throughout his life been a very healthy horse. He has brought riders to the top of the sport and is the perfect schoolmaster.

Freeman has also been our stud stallion and has given us several very promising young horses.

Temperament. Freeman is a globetrotter, he has been there, done it and certainly got the T-shirt. He is a cool customer with a very level head. He is easy to handle.

Eventing Results

http://www.eventingireland.com/Horses.aspx?context=HorseResult&Id=12352&bool=False

Showjumping results

https://www.sji.ie/Schedule/Search/Animals/Animal-Results/key/pJcqXWkK53PyF9-nOTkNkQ%3d%3d

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Barnaboy Peaches n Cream (ISH)

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Barnaboy Peaches n Cream (ISH) aka Malibu by Barnaboy Freeman (ISH) – Oatfield Lilly (ISH), Chestnut foaled in 2010, gelding, 168cm.

Malibu has Evented up to one star level with Emily Corbett. Amongst others doing well in the All Ireland 6 year olds. Malibu has also showjumped with Martin Hynes up to 1,20 showing great potential.

This is a horse for someone who wants to go places Eventing, he is a true machine across country and is a careful jumper. Malibu tops this off by having a great set of paces and continuously does well in the dressage phase. Temperament wise Malibu is perfect, easy to do in all ways and very trainable, a joy to both ride and care for.

Malibu is currently aimed for the 2018 season which is aiming to include a 2* debut and further advancement in showjumping. Malibu is for sale if the right customer comes along.

Results eventing: http://www.eventingireland.com/Horses.aspx?context=HorseResult&Id=211139&bool=False

Results showjumping: https://www.sji.ie/Schedule/Search/Animals/Animal-Results/key/lU3VR5bcwyfbZHKHAg-kLw%3d%3d

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Marilyn´s Mist

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Marilyn’s Mist foaled in 2012, currently registed with no pedigree (The piebald and skewbald association).

Misty has had a real glossy year 2017 competing at 1,10m level, currently on 44 SJI points (19/11/2017), this achieved with relatively few starts. Misty has been accompanied by Conor Leahy for most of the year reaching the finals of the Millstreet 5 year old championships.

We are currently introducing a new rider Thie Jones who will continue to compete Misty as Conor is on to horses next year.

We believe that Misty is destined for future true greatness. She is very careful and takes pride in doing her best 100% of the time. Big fences is not a problem, she is very brave and her heart is well and truly in it.

Temperament. Misty is a real cool customer, a comparatively easy ride, she is also a dream to care for and to have around. There are no issues, everything is just plain straight forward.

Showjumping results: https://www.sji.ie/Schedule/Search/Animals/Animal-Results/key/hgRB25Cy2kQLZ_twtCH1Gw%3d%3d

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