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laurelhurst@shaw.ca (15-July)
Poster Lovely 12:2 hh pony mare, 9 years old, 3/4 Welsh 1/4 Dutch Warmblood.  Excellent ground manners, very sweet, loves attention. Has been shown flat and jumpers and been trail ridden. She is a good lead line pony for a beginner but right now she does need a child with experience off the lead line, as she has not worked regularly over the winter. She has been back to work for the last couple of months We are looking for a knowledgeable home where she will be used by a child in a lesson program.  Asking $2500, negotiable to the right home. View Video
Central Saanich.   Phone 250-652-3754
250-245-7196 (12-July)
Photo Four Wheel Marathon Carriage with Hydraulic Brake System. Can be used with 15/16 hand single horse or has attachment for team. Powder Coated and Upholstered Seat Excellent condition, comes with Single Horse Show Harness. For 15/16 Hand Horse 3000.00 Firm. 250-245-7196 ask for Audrey, no calls after 8 pm
jimisnow@rogers.com (11-July)
Photo Knick is an AQHA registered 13 year old chestnut appendix gelding. He stands 15.4 hand tall and weighs approximately 1,350 lbs. Knick has been used primarily for trail riding, and has some training for barrel racing. Knick is very dependable as a trail ride horse, and is good with children. In the world of barrel race he has attended a couple of competitions as a horse in training and as such has had that exposure, where he did very well. Knick can be viewed at Cottonwood Ranch in the Campbell River area. Contact Jim at 250-923-6946 for more details and to arrange an appointment. Make an offer!
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Registered just 5 Year old Halflinger Gelding- Fun Willing and Smart, Timber stands 13.3. Green but easy to work with -started with Equitation Science Theory. Timber is lunging with voice commands, In-hand he knows to park, turn, yield, back up, and walk trot transitions. He clips and trailers. Timber is going walk trot and soon to start canter work. An amazing opportunity to own a special horse, To an approved home

kathy@harrisonhorsemanship.com (20-June)
Harrison Horsemanship Register now for our Aug 8 – 11 and Aug 14 – 18 Summer Camps. Fun and safe daily riding lessons, trail rides, miniature horse driving and much more!  Ages 6 to 15.  Beginner to Intermediate levels.  Get back into riding with our Back in the Saddle classes for adults returning to riding. Contact:  Kathy 250-544-0737

rina_holding76@hotmail.com (6-June)
Photo Isobel, or "Izzy" is a beautiful 9 year old 15.1HH Oldenburg/TB dressage prospect mare. Her sire is Sagnol, out of Sandro Hit! She is clever, safe and sane, but has had a somewhat inconsistent start to all of her training, she has her basics solid and is ready for her next stage. This mare has the ability to rise through the levels. Asking $8000 OBO
wenzelcharlene@gmail.com (6-June)
Photo 'Young', healthy beautiful 20 year old 15.1 hh Arab/QH free to approved home only.  Lots of life left in her.  Great with children, no buck, bolt or spin, excellent ground manners.  Rock solid hooves, no shoes required.  Good in traffic.  Loves the trails.  Lite with the aids, soft mouth. Can go bitless.  Forward moving, but a safe, sensible horse.  Never been in foal, an easy keeper. No soundness issues.  Not on any meds.  Her teeth were just floated (can provide receipt).  Not registered.  She is free because money isn't important, the home is.  Must have pasture, equine companionship, experience and the time that she deserves.  Saltspring Island 250-653-9799
info@bridlesandbits.com (6-June)
Bridles and Bits Okanagan Hay Sales supplies all types of grass hay and alfalfa hay, and may be purchased either by the ton or by the bale. We supply to Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands. We also carry equestrian apparel, horse blankets, saddles, accessories, boots, barn supplies, pet foodsn.We are located in beautiful Parksville, B.C.
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Abe is a dappled all black 14 year old percheron morgan cross. He stands 17.3 hand tall and weighs approximately 1,800 lbs. Abe has been used for trail riding and has proven to be dependable in the hands of an accomplished rider. He has done some long line training and has shown that he is comfortable under rein. Abe can be viewed at Cottonwood Ranch in the Campbell River area. Contact Jim at 250-923-6946 for more details and to arrange an appointment. Make an offer!

andrea@icekap.ca (22-May)
Poster Tall, safe and simple. Personality plus looking for his best friend. "Bird" is a very attractive 17.1 hh 8 year old gelding by Raphaello out of Elute. Bird can do a bit of everything. Very quiet, suitable for trails, flat work and some jumping too! Bird will only go to an experienced and approved home Price neg. Lease option considered. I just dont have time for him. Please contact Andrea 778 977 5549

dlewall@shaw.ca (22-May)
Website Ambleside Farm has a 30+ year reputation as a safe and friendly farm that welcomes competitive riders as well as pleasure riders, encompassing hunter/jumper, dressage, and natural horsemanship. Several experienced and certified coaches available for lessons. We have an indoor ring, large lit outdoor ring, and round pen, as well as road access to Lochside Trail and Island View Beach. We offer lessons on our friendly, well-mannered, safe school horses. We also have horses for lease range from bombproof beginner horses to Second Level dressage horses, and competitive hunters and jumpers. Please inquire for pricing and availability, or feel free to drop by for a chat!
cathnmark@shaw.ca (22-May)
Photo 16hh 2010 Regd Canadian Warmblood Gelding. Has good basics in dressage and jumping. He is green so needs a rider with some experience to continue his training. He could go in any direction. XC/Derby experience. Good natural rhythm and big step. Enjoys his work and has an exceptional temperament. Excellent on ground, trailering, vet and farrier. Has been out and about and has show and trail experience. Sound, Healthy, great feet, good conformation, no vices. $19,000 Contact Catherine 250-710-0840
riding@alpinestable.com (15-May)
Alpine Stables is looking for Trail guide. Great Job opportunity, to ride and make some money at the same time. Must have horse experience.Cobble Hill, 250.743.6641 or 250.812.6115
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Beautiful, dark bay, A.Q.H.A registered Appendix QH mare. ‘Dashin’ and Dreamin’ AKA Cassie - 2003, 15.2hh. Cassie is looking for a wonderful semi-retirement home. Due to intermittent lameness she is no longer suitable for an intensive arena program. She is approved for light riding and trails. Cassie is otherwise sound and healthy, courageous and confident on trails, good for the trailer, loves other horses. She has done well in many Island western pleasure shows and has been a 4H horse for years.
tiffanythomas411@yahoo.ca (22-April)
Photo Atlas is an beautiful, sensitive, and intelligent 3 yr old, 17.3hh Blk Percheron gelding who is ready to go in any direction. He is sound w good feet, UTD on worming and teeth .Have put in lots of ground work in the year I've had him and he is ready to be started under saddle and/or harness. He is great with people and horses but as he is big he tends to be higher in pecking order. Due to change in circumstance I am looking for a new home for my big boy. $2000. Price neg to right home. Please also be ready to provide vet and personal references. 778-996-2119 Powell River
terry@aosconsulting.ca (16-April)
Photo American registered Peruvian Paso born 2002/08/01 El Capricho DR, 14 hands. He has been primarily used as a trail horse. Responds best to a confident rider. Have taken him into the hills around Merritt with a novice rider and did excellent, lots of Brio. We would like to see Capricho utilized more than he has been.  Text inquiries to 250-812-2882! priced reasonably at 6,500
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Beginner Kids Pony / Companion Horse Approx 22 year old, registered Halflinger Gelding. Approx 13-14h. Fully up to date on teeth floating, vaccines and wormer. Healthy, friendly and happy! He's ready for his new family to love him! Friendly and great with other horses, and great with my kids. Would make a nice beginner kids pony with a refresher or a nice companion for someone's lonely horse.
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Ellie is a 10 year old ,15.2hh dapple grey Andalusian mare, super temperament ! Solid second level dressage. Schooling 3rd. Great for amateur or intermediate rider. Unbelievable mover, super smooth canter. Has produced two lovely foals! Ellie is ready to take you any direction you please ! $15,000
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6 Year old Quarter Horse X 15’ 1 HH. Has competed in dressage, jumpers and eventing! Healthy, good for farrier & vet. Pleasing to the eye, easy to handle, willing attitude. Ready for his next chapter & new rider! Asking: $7500 OBO.

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Beautiful Black Perch X QH Mare. Will be 4 years old in April. Currently 15h with growing to do. Barefoot with excellent solid feet. UTD vaccines and teeth floating. Started this summer, 2.5 months of professional training using Equitation Science Theory. Walk, trot and canter under saddle. Lunges with voice commands and goes out on trails. Bathes and Trailers well. Could do any discipline as she is a athletic girl.

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Arabian mare for sale
I am seHlling my endurance mare Jullyanne J, AERC #H49873, CAHR #45445. She is Varian Arabian 9yo, 14.2, with 350 miles of 50 mile AERC Endurance Rides and 145 miles LD(25 mile) Trained in Utah in mountains and desert, ridden with buffalo. Would trade for sound and calm husband-safe trail gelding. She was BCCTRA young horse of the year, did many level 2 & 3 Competitive trail rides. Lots of VIAHA show experience halter and under saddle, won almost every W/T class she entered, plus W/T division championship and year end high point W/T. Sweepstakes nominated.
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14.1 hand - 15 yrs. old Registered AQHA Palomino Mare (Zip it up Honey) Reg # 4091064. Sweet and Gentle as they come - absolutely a doll baby. Trained professionally in Western Pleasure, her trot is like butter! Perfect ground manners, great both in the ring and on the trail. Goes English and Western. Looking for that special person and forever home. She has not been ridden in a year so will need some sprucing up. She has great potential but will need someone that has patience for a project horse. Used in a riding school for 12 years.
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6 year old Percheron x QH 15hh gorgeous mare with the most loving personality! Trails , rings , jumps , trailers, baths, not spooky and solid feet ! Spectacular big mover , Polly could excel in any discipline!