ADOPT-A-HORSE

Adopt a Flying Manes horse with a donation of $2500 and help pay for the costs of making your adopted therapy horse available to the riders in our program. Your name will appear on this board and we will send you photos and an update on your adoptee during the year. And of course we look forward to your visits at Flying Manes to get to know your new four-legged friend!

TRIXIE is a Grey Welsh Pony mare and measures 13.3 hands. She came to New York from Canada and joined Flying Manes seven years ago. Trixie has been great at teaching our riders posting trot. Her nickname is Trix Mix and her favorite thing to do is to hang out with her two boyfriends, Peek A Boo and Pumpkin.

AVERY is a Grey Welsh Pony and measures 13.1 hands. Avery joined Flying Manes seven years ago. In her past she was a show pony in the hunter divisions on Long Island. Avery is loved at Flying Manes for her calmness and gentleness. Her favorite thing to do is to roll in the mud until she turns brown!

COOPER is the tallest horse in the Flying Manes family. His color is chestnut and he joined Flying Manes a year ago. Cooper is great at beginner lessons as well as beginner jump. Our riders love him because they have a great view from atop his saddle and he has the bounciest trot! His nicknames are Coops and Pooper Scooper and his favorite thing to do is to hang out in the same stall as his best friend GUS.

KAYNO is a black and white Paint horse. He measures 14 hands. He has been at Riverdale Stables for a long time and joined Flying Manes two years ago. Kayno is great at teaching his riders how to canter and he is loved at Flying Manes for his smooth walk and gentleness.

PEEK A BOO is a grey Welsh pony who has been at Riverdale Stables for a long time. His nickname is Peeks and he is friends with almost everyone at the stables! He is a great first canter and first jump pony at Riverdale. He joined Flying Manes two years ago and is loved for his calm walk and patience with our riders.

CHARRINGTON is a grey pony who has been at Riverdale Stables for many years and joined Flying Manes four years ago. Her nicknames are “Charr” and Charr the Starr and she is friends with Molly, Maya, Peek A Boo, and Avery. We love Charrington for her perfect size for many of our riders and her bouncy trot.

PUMPKIN has been at Riverdale Stables for many years and joined Flying Manes four years ago. His color is sorrel and his nicknames are “Pumpy” and “Pumpernickle”. He loves to teach our riders how to trot and he is much loved in our beginner and advanced lessons. His favorite thing is to look for a carrot from his lead walker after his lesson at Flying Manes.

TOYS R US is a black pony who came to Riverdale Stables last year after being at Twin Lakes Stables for a long time. He was a private show pony and later became a lesson pony to pass on all his skills and knowledge to his riders. His nickname is “Toys” and our riders just love to ride him – he is especially great at winning red light-green light!

 

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