Horses For Loan

Holly is now on part loan staying at Water Farm

This loan is for a client of Water Farm – further info on request

9 year old reg. ID mare 16.3hh came from Ireland as a 7 year old and is said to have hunted and show jumped around an 85 – 90cms course. We are schooling and developing her on the flat to start her dressage and she is progressing well with a lovely temperament and willingness to learn. My health will not now make it easy for me to bring out her full potential so I am looking for a very competent, sympathetic rider who would like to be involved in bringing her on, to share for 2/3 days a week, at Water Farm, with the possible opportunity to buy in the future, for the right person



Timmy is now on loan staying at Water Farm

A 7-year-old TB,  dark bay gelding. 16.2 hh with a very kind and loving personality. Easy to ride and willing to please,  has been backed at the age of 4 and is now ready to move onward and upwards. He is looking for a loaner willing to bring him on as an all-rounder with emphasis on dressage. He is to stay at Water Farm.





Belda de Manzat is now on loan staying at Water Farm

French ex-race horse. 16.1hh Rising 8 years old.

Sound, kind and easy to do. Nice movements, not flashy but very workable. She needs sensible schooling to give her  confidence. Does get anxious when worried but otherwise no known vices. Not a novice ride.Loves jumping, hacks out and is good in traffic. Good dressage prospect.   Like all Water Farm horses to stay on the yard.



Ginger is a bright chestnut Westphalian mare (16h2) now on part loan staying at Water Farm

She is 9 years old and a quality mare that has got it all.   I am looking for a very good dressage rider to loan/work her twice a week as I frequently do not have the time to work her often enough to get her up through the levels. She is a challenging ride and has extravagant paces.  The right person would also be welcome to compete her. She is to stay at Water Farm.





Wizard is a very big boy - now on part loan staying at Water Farm

He is 13 years and bright bay. He is educated to Medium/Advanced level in dressage. He is now available selectively for masterclass lessons and/or for  2 days a week loan to the right person.  He is a sensitive gentleman. He is to remain at Water Farm and be a competition horse.





Shadow (16h) - No retired

10 year old Irish Sport Horse.

Lovely temperament. Competes in dressage at Novice level, jumps 2ft 9 and hacks out in company. Good to do in all ways. He is for loan to the right person and to stay at Water Farm where the facilities are excellent and that together with the supervision available will enable the loaner to get the best out of Shadow and progress together with the horse.

Not a novice ride.





Zero (16h3) -  NOW RETIRED

20 year old Purebred Irish Draught gelding. Ex-police horse. Former eventer. Background in Natural Horsemanship. He is a good dressage schoolmaster for an improving novice.




Charlie -  NOW ON LOAN

Charlie is quite a character. He loves to work and be in the middle of things. He is a talented jumper and has several rosettes to prove it. He also has been placed 2nd in Trek. He does novice dressage but prefers to go for long hacks. He is very safe and friendly to have around.

Like the others he is to remain at Water Farm where he can be regularly ridden and supervised together with his loaner and could be a good teacher for a novice rider on the way up.


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