The Horses of True North
QUIZOWQuizow is a German Sport Horse gelding imported by Kay from Germany. Quizow is by Quiz (Oldenberg) out of Palida (Mecklenberg and a drop of TB). Quizow has some experience in the Young Horse Show Jumping in Germany and to the 2* level of Eventing here in the US with Kay.
TORREYTornada is a TB mare, by Chevillion and out of Utah Ruler, purpose bred to event by Amy Barrington, with successful experience up to the Preliminary level, Tornada has the ability to jump the moon and ever developing dressage to match. Torrey loves peppermints, good crispy carrots and oh galloping XC...she thinks that is really fun too!
TUXEDOKynynmont Black Tuxedo is a talented Connemara/Selle Francais cross who comes to True North with solid miles at Training level eventing. "Tux" is a lovely mover, talented jumper and polite as the day is long. Owned by Robyn Hanover, Tux is a treasured member of our team!
KEVINEachann TL is a lovely 3 yo Trakehner gelding by A'Osiris bred by Debra Tyler of Taylord Farms in Vermont. This young horse has beautiful gaits and a kind nature. We will be bringing him along thoughtfully. Stay tuned for updates as he continues to grow up!
SWAYZECongratulations to Brie Putnam on the purchase of the wonderful jumper, Swayze from our friend and staff instructor, Hunter Schonn.
FIONAFiona is a super pretty and intelligent ottb who recently joined our team as Sammie's new ride. While she doesn't have much eventing experience YET, this mare is brave, classy and super fun! We are looking forward to a bright future with this pair!
BUNNYBunny is a super cool Argentinian TB mare also known as Saltando Conejo. With experience in pony club, tetrathalon, show jumping and eventing up to recognized Training she has loads of experience to share with our more advanced students. A to make things all the better she is just about the sweetest, kindest creature you ever did meet. Be sure to give Bunny a pat when you meet her - we bet you just can't help but love her just like we do!
APOLLORoyal Music aka Apollo is the sweetest guy out there with lots of miles in eventing, IEA and dressage he is sure to be a barn favorite for years to come! We are thrilled to have this adorable horse join our team!
JEWELCeltic Jewel (aka JEF McDuff's Celtic Honor) is a young Connemara mare by TA Dobh MxDuff x Folklore Honor Larkin (both ACPS Premium ponies) who is ACPS inspected and approved, With an amazing mind, lovely movement and a sparkling future. We are thrilled to announce the purchase of Jewel by Cathy Clifford and her family. We are so excited about this perfect pairing!
WILLYPleasant Bay is a personable Hanoverian gelding by Wolkenstein II and out of Hauptstutbuch Fanny with a resume in the Eq ring that packs a punch. Willy is owned by Nancy Mann who imported him from Germany as a 3 yo and who brought him along with the help of her daughter from an green baby to an accomplished eq horse. We are thrilled that Nancy and Willy are beginning to dabble in eventing with Team TN and his other part time rider, Mary Crowell!
BOBOOver the Rainbow or "Bobo" to his buddies is one great little guy! He's a walk trot pro who can also turn out a pretty darn nice dressage test, click around a short stirrup course or hack around our local trails. He has even begun to go XC! A sweet pea in the barn, Bobo loves getting groomed and fussed over by the kids.
PATRICKSo wonderful to have your first horse! Patrick is a wonderful Irish Sport Horse owned by Amanda and Hannah Phenix. We are loving this little horse and looking forward to all their adventures together!
DANNYHis name is Dun Lookin' and that's just what we said when we found this wonderful horse. "Danny" to his friends, we have yet to attend an Event in Area 1 where we don't come across one of his old friends or fans. Danny loves going XC, peppermints, swimming in the pond, and did we saying going XC?!
DEE DEEEver met someone you just loved from the start? Well, that's how we've felt about Daddy Said Yes aka "Dee Dee". Intelligent and friendly, and just a blast to ride, this lovely mare belongs to a mom-daughter duo who are sure to have many wonderful adventures with her in pony club, eventing, dressage, jumpers and hunter paces; Dee Dee loves it all and we love her. Dee and her kid, Maura, have consistently placed well at the Area Championships in Beginner Novice and Novice!
FROSTEDFrosted Flakes is.....GREAT! Frosty, a TB X, comes to us from Flatlands and one of the most delightful young riders we know who has made him up into a lovely, educated, good good boy. We look forward to years of fun and learning for our students with this wonderful, intelligent, friendly horse.
SAGEStonecroft Scarlet Sage is a delightful and bright member of our our trio of small ponies. "Sage" brings with her lots of experience eventing up to Beginner Novice, pony clubbing, trail riding, mounted games and just having lots of fun with her kids. This pony is cheerful, inquisitive and fun! Sage is a registered welsh pony by Glannant Victory Lane and out of Stonecroft Blue Gentian.
MIKEYGreat ponies make great programs - we are thrilled to welcome Mizzen Mast aka "Mikey" to Team TNF! Super safe and fun, this small registered welsh pony is another treasure to add to our trio of small ponies! Is your child ready to learn to canter, jump or gain confidence and strength in their jumping position? Mikey is ready for it all!