anglesey riding centre

Bracken

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Bracken came to us as an “uncatchable” pony, but apparently no one told him that. A favourite with the kids as he’s extremely cute and lovable. He’s also become the yard toy-boy with a string of girlfriends!
Born: 2002
Height (HH): 11
Colour: Dark Bay
Sex: Gelding
Breed: Welsh Section A
Best Friend: Indy
Favourite Job: Group Lessons
Likes: Chasing the ladies!
Dislikes: Being on his own
Naughty Habit: Chasing the ladies!
Riders: All standards

 

Cassie

 Cassie  
Cassie (Cassiopeia) used to live at Moberley Riding School where she was a very popular jumping pony but came to us when they closed.
Born: 2004
Height (HH): 14.2hh
Colour: Bay
Sex: Mare
Breed: Welsh Part-Bred
Best Friend: Mali
Favourite Job: Jumping
Likes: Going out on trips
Dislikes: Being clipped
Naughty Habit: Threatening to kick John (he knows she doesn’t mean it though)
Riders: Experienced only
   

 

Chester

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Always cheerful, Chester loves to work and is always pleased to be out and about. He really loves to jump, but is happy to do just about anything as long as there’s a carrot in it for him.
Born: 2003
Height (HH): 15.2
Colour: Strawberry Roan
Sex: Gelding
Breed: Irish Draught X
Best Friend: A ladies man – All the ladies
Favourite Job: Jumping and Hacking
Likes: Being in his cosy stable
Dislikes: Having to stay in the field past lunchtime
Naughty Habit: Undoing rider’s boots and coats
Riders: All standards

 

Corky

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Corky (Giant Stone Boy). He’s been with us for a couple of years now, and has become a firm favourite with some of our customers. He is very gentle and kind on the ground, and loves being groomed!
Born: 2005
Height (HH): 14
Colour: Bay
Sex: Gelding
Breed: Irish Cob
Best Friend: Paddy
Favourite Job: Hacking
Likes: Being groomed
Dislikes: Being caught before coming in time
Naughty Habit: None
Riders: All standards

 

Dandy

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Dandy, (Dwyran Friday Man).  Originally bred here at the stables, he left many years ago due to “teenage” behaviour. These days he’s a reformed character, and is a bit of a star.
Born: 1996
Height (HH): 13
Colour: Bright Bay
Sex: Gelding
Breed: Welsh Section C
Best Friend: Jingo
Favourite Job: Jumping
Likes: Being groomed
Dislikes: Being left behind
Naughty Habit: Knocking over his water
Riders: All standards

 

Diego

 Diego
Diego.  A very sweet pony with a mane down to his knees.  Diego will have a go at anything even if he does look a bit confused at times!
Born: 2007
Height (HH): 13
Colour: Skewbald
Sex: Gelding
Breed: Gyspy Cob
Best Friend: Jingo
Favourite Job: Hacking
Likes: Snoozing in his stall
Dislikes: Having his ears touched
Naughty Habit: Stopping by the mirror in the school
Riders: All standards

 

Donnie

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Donnie, (Don Luso), is a schoolmaster for experienced riders looking for a more challenging  lesson. Donnie has bags of talent in all disciplines but would secretly love to be a happy hacker.
Born: 2002
Height (HH): 16
Colour: Chestnut
Sex: Gelding
Breed: Lusitano X Warmblood
Best Friend: Ze
Favourite Job: Dressage and jumping
Likes: Cuddles
Dislikes: Having his saddle put on
Naughty Habit: Pushing his haynet over the door
Riders: Advanced school work only

 

Gus

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Gus, (Dwyran Dewin Du), was bred here at the centre, as was his mother Missie.  Gus is a great character who is always fun to be around. He loves to play and is bound to pick up anything not nailed down!
Born: 2006
Height (HH): 16.2
Colour: Dark Bay
Sex: Gelding
Breed: Welsh Cob X
Best Friend: Stilton
Favourite Job: Dressage
Likes: Attention
Dislikes: Being Ignored
Naughty Habit: Door Banging
Riders: All standards

 

Hafren

hafren
Hafren was bred here at the centre, she is the most forward-going of Medi’s offspring, but is semi-retired these days. Shes still enjoys some quiet hacking, but doesn’t like to go too fast anymore.
Born: 1993
Height (HH): 16.2
Colour: Dun
Sex: Mare
Breed: Irish Draught X
Best Friend: Picasso
Favourite Job: Hacking
Likes: Being in the lead on hacks
Dislikes: Dressage
Naughty Habit: Box Walking
Riders: Staff only these days

 

Hero

 Hero  
Hero (Caherogan Hero) came to us from Essex as a six-year-old, although he was originally bred in Ireland. He’s very mature for his years and happy to turn his hoof to anything.
Born: 2009
Height (HH): 16.2hh
Colour: Skewbald
Sex: Gelding
Breed: Irish Sports Horse
Best Friend: Paddy
Favourite Job: Beach rides
Likes: Hay (all the hay, all the time)
Dislikes: Running out of hay
Naughty Habit: Snacking on rides (he’s not that bad, but he’s an angel otherwise)
Riders: All Standards