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Max

"Max" is a stunning palomino racking horse gelding--you don't see this type every day! He is as sweet as can be on the ground, as comfortable as they come under saddle, totally sound and wonderful to have in the barn....

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Rafe

Ready to hit the trails? Rafe is ready to go with you! Rafe is a 12 year old, 15 hand Arabian gelding. Pretty stocky little guy! His registered name is supposedly "Bask In Me," and he is a sweet, kind-hearted fellow...

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Junebug

Looking for a foxhunting packer who is plenty cute enough for some local showing also? We have him! "Junebug" is a 14.3-ish, big-bodied, 12 year old, grade Quarter Horse-type gelding. His barn name is "Junior," and...

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Dylan

"Dylan" is my all-time favorite color--a line-back dun with zebra-stripe-y legs! He is out of a tri-colored, imported Irish Sport Horse mare, by everyone's favorite Thoroughbred stallion, Compliance Copy. Dylan is going to be a BIG boy--tons of bone, measures 15 hands...

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Gala

Gorgeous “Gala” is a 9 year old, 15.3 hand, homebred Dutch cross mare. She is out of a Dutch mare by Art Deco, and her father was an athletic, big-moving Thoroughbred with an exceptional temperament. Gala is offered at a great price as she comes back into work after a...

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Illusion

Illusion is a 15.3 hand, homebred warmblood cross gelding, sold by Shenandoah Sporthorses. He now competes in dressage in Pennsylvania with his amateur owner.

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Nelly

Nelly is an amateur-friendly, 16.2, 12 year old, registered Oldenburg mare by the Hanoverian stallion Grandos. She is a big-bodied, easy keeper who has schooled through first level dressage. Nelly is a pleasure to have in the barn and has a best-friend type of...

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Rebel

"Rebel" is a pleasant and gentle-natured 19 year old, 15.2 hand Azteca gelding who has been used successfully in several lesson programs. He has comfortable, slow gaits and is tolerant of all levels of riders--very forgiving and patient, definitely a push ride, never...

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Ulysses

Ulysses is a 16.1 hand draft cross gelding purchased by Shenandoah Sporthorses as a 6 year old resale project. He is now in dressage training in Lexington, Virginia.

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Cooper

"Cooper," a 6 year old gelding purchased by Shenandoah Sporthorses as a resale project, moved five miles down the road when he was sold to a local small animal veterinarian. He is now being brought along as a fox hunter, and we can't wait to see him in the hunt field!

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Dulci

"Dulci" is a lovely 7 year old, 16.2 hand Percheron/Thoroughbred cross mare with great feet and lots of bone. She was professionally started under saddle and was in doing great in her foxhunter training program when she sustained a pasture accident last year and...

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Merlin

“Merlin” is a gorgeous Irish Sport Horse cross gelding with outstanding gaits and unlimited potential. He is two years old, currently stands 15.2 hands and string tests to mature 16.3+. Merlin is out of a 17 hand, passported Irish Sport Horse mare named Northern...

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Tell

"Tell" has a teddy-bear personality and is gorgeous to boot, with outstanding potential for any discipline. Currently in training with an accomplished hunter-jumper professional, Tell has a lead change, show miles, a lovely jump and a laid-back, amateur- and...

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Temo

"Temo" is a chunky, 16.1 hand, 12 year old black draft cross gelding with several seasons experience with the Rockbridge Hunt. He has been hunted by juniors, timid amateurs, and beginner-level husbands--you can count on him to take care of his rider. Temo is an easy...

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Twinkle

"Twinkle" is a 15.1-ish, 9 year old, double registered Gypsy Vanner mare located in Steeles Tavern, Virginia. She is a legit foxhunting packer with several seasons experience, primarily in second flight with the Middlebrook Hunt. Twinkle has hunt references,...

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Sam

Sam, a 12 year old, 13.2 hand pony gelding, is now being used in the lesson program at the Aldie Equestrian Center in Aldie, Virginia.

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Sugar

Sugar needs to be your child's next pony! She has faithfully and safely brought three girls along through 5 hunt seasons, countless trail rides, low level hunters, 30 mile endurance rides, and is currently eventing beginner novice. Sugar is 14 years old, stands 14.1...

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Mac

Mac is a sweet, kind, big-bodied and attractive 16.1+ hand, 14 year old grade Appendix gelding. Mac LOVES to trail ride and is everything a trail rider could want--he loads easily, stands tied to the trailer, stands for tacking and mounting, isnt spooky, will lead,...

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Stryker

Stryker, a 15.1 hand registered Appendix gelding by Secretariat, was purchased by Shenandoah Sporthorses as a resale project when he was a three year old. He is now trail riding with his owner in the Richmond, Virginia area.

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Layla

Lovely "Layla" is a 16.1+, high-quality, big bodied OTTB mare with a gorgeous head and enviable uphill build. After a brief and lackluster career on the track she was a trail and pleasure mount, but has the movement, looks and personality to be a standout in any...

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Lyndon

Lyndon, a 16 hand OTTB gelding, was purchased by Shenandoah Sporthorses as a 6 year old resale project. He is now owned by an amateur rider in Warrenton, Virginia.

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Moses

Moses was purchased as a resale project by Shenandoah Sporthorses when he was 5 years old. He is a 16.1 hand OTTB gelding, now competing in eventing in the Winchester, Virginia area.

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Paddington

Paddington was accepted into the Mounted Patrol Unit at the Manassas Battlefield State Park. We miss him but are thrilled that he has a real job (in public service!) and an excellent home.

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Hayden

"Hayden" is a chunky, black, adorable seven year old, 15.3 gelding. We suspect he is a draft/quarter horse cross, but his breeding is unknown. Hayden began his hunting career in the fall of 2015 with the Rockbridge Hunt near Lexington, Virginia. He has about 30+ hunts...

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Wheaton

Wheaton is a 16.1 hand, 10 year old OTTB gelding with a personality plus! Wheaton fox hunted several times late in the season this year with the Rockbridge Hunt. He was super around the hounds (you can swing a whip off of him), did great in our trappy, mountainous...

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Killian

"Killian" is an 11 year old, 16 hand OTTB gelding. He is a Canadian-bred, big-bodied guy with a puppy-dog personality. After a successful eventing career, Killian is looking for a job as a dressage/trail mount, as he has developed some arthritis in a hind pastern. He...

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Scooter

Scooter (AKA Skippin Dots) is a super cute 13.3+, 12 year old, grade POA gelding. He is a chunky guy who can carry some weight with a lovely uphill build, subtle snowflake patterned blanket and a full flaxen tail. Scooter has competed successfully on the local hunter...

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Calypso

Calypso is an eye-catching, handsome bay and white 6 year old Chincoteague pony gelding who sticks just a hair under 14.2. He is currently being ridden by a junior with professional supervision and has extensive trail miles, cross-country jumping experience, and is...

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