Our Riding Horses & Ponies
Here is a list of all our lovely Horses and Ponies, there's plenty to choose from!
14hh Chestnut Welsh Section C Cross gelding. Born 1998. Originally from Scotland, he came to us in 2008 from a riding school in Preston. His full name is Kincaid and is a great all- rounder.
Every kid's favourite pony! Bruce is a complete superstar and loved by everyone! He is on loan from a lady in Longton. Bruce loves to teach children to canter.
14.2hh Tobiano mare. Gypsy Lady has become a much loved horse as she is a perfect horse to learn to ride on. She is also used for the RDA.
16.2hh Bay gelding. He came from the same home as Hugo six years ago and is over 20 years old. He is a sensitive soul and is great for helping riders learn more advanced things although he doesn't like jumping. His full name is Petesville.
14.3hh Black gelding Cob. Born 2004. He travelled all the way from France with his best friend Georgie, who Sara now owns. He has settled in well and is now used to teach beginners to ride.
14.2hh Grey gelding. Colin is about 16 years old and he came from a family in Hereford 10 years ago and has been very useful in the school. He is especially good with the riding for the disabled.
13hh Liver chestnut gelding. He is 9 years old and on loan from the Cassell family who couldn't bare to sell him. Brett was a successful show hunter pony with his owners before coming to us.
16.2hh Bay Irish Draft cross Hanovarian gelding. Born 1998. Ivor came from a private home in Hightown in 2008. He is a good all-rounder and has proved to be very popular with our clients.
14.3hh Chestnut mare. Born 1998. She is an Irish Connemara cross and she came from a trekking centre in the Lake district that was closing down in 2007. When we picked her up she had just been weaned away from her foal.
12.2 grey mare. She is a Welsh section B and we have owned her for 15 years. When we bought her she was very lively so we put her out on loan for five years. Since coming back she has settled very well.
One of our new horses.
Bertie is a 13hh bay gelding. He is around 20 years old and used to go to shows where he liked doing working hunter and handy pony classes. He came from a home in Aughton.
14.3hh Black Welsh Section D. Lily is owned by Karen but is now being used as school horse after having her two foals and is enjoying life.
Originally from Ireland, Jilly, a piebald mare, was bought from a girl in Crosby who was going to university. She is 15hh high and is 14 years old.
16.2 Bay Thoroughbred / Clyesedale / Irish Draft Cross gelding. George was born at the stables 19 years ago and was used by Pat to compete in dressage. He is now teaching dressage movements to some of our clients.
11.2hh Bay Roan mare. She is on permanent loan from a family in Banks who outgrew her. Fidget is a Welsh section A and used to go to local shows.
11.1hh Grey Welsh Section A gelding. Dinky is another new pony that is on loan to us by Lynn who used to teach for us. He's settled in well and is now on lots of the lead rein lessons.
William is a 12 year old chestnut section A gelding who has competed in lead rein classes at shows before coming to Bowlers.
12.2hh Chestnut Welsh cross gelding. 15 years old. Rusty was given to us from a family in Southport. They used to ride him along the main road in Kew to school every day, before they outgrew him, he then came to us.
One of our new horses.
17 year old coloured cob. He was bought 11 years by Karen's daughter Holly as a summer project. He was then sold to a private home where he was produced very successfully, qualifying and placing, on numerous occasions at the Horse of ther Year show. He's now joined the riding school for a quieter life.
Storm, who's a New Forest Pony, arrived at the stables in 2012 after being loaned to us from a lady called Charlene. She took him to Mountain and Moorland shows, qualifying and highly placing at the Horse of the Year show many times. His show name is Silverlea Sandstorm.
Teenage Black gelding. He joined us in 2012 from a family in Banks and was showed successfully. A much loved addition to the school, he is now also here for a quieter life.
12.2 hh Bay mare, 14 years old. Penny was loaned to us in Feb 2013 after her owner Layla Nicholas out grew her but didnt want to sell her on. She regularly took her to shows in the local area.