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Shetland x cob ex riding school pony - Scottish Borders - Scotland

  • Merlin2
  • Merlin
  • Merlin3

For Sale £2,300 Merlin
11.2hGelding5 Years Old5 Years Owned  Add to Favorites Apply for this horse Print ID: 130532

Merlin – 11.2 shetland x cob – 5 year old

Merlin is a cheeky chappy that is looking for a new home only due to having to reduce our number of school horses. He has been on loan to us for the last two years and is for sale on behalf of owner. He can be used as a lead rein and first ridden but is better as a second ridden as he can buck if rider is off balance and can get excitable/strong out hacking in open spaces or out in new places.
He can be ridden off the lead rein out hacking and is calmer when at the front.
He has a very good jump on him and isn’t spooky. With us he has done XC, fun rides, showjumping, handy pony. As well as used in all lessons from lead rein upwards.
We think he’d make a fantastic pc/games/sj pony.

As he is very stocky, he can be ridden by small adults (8st or less). He is still young at 5 so if a child rider, needs horsey parents.

Behaviour and Suitability

  • Can live out all year
  • Does not crib, weave or windsuck
  • Good to catch
  • Good to clip
  • Good to hack in company
  • Good to load
  • Good to shoe
  • Good to tie up, groom and tack up
  • Good with children
  • Good with dogs
  • Suitable for a novice
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