Dartmouth has the good fortune to have a number of wonderful school horses. Most of them are donations. If you think you have a horse that would make an appropriate school horse, please contact Sally Batton.
Wondering what ever happened to that old favorite lesson horse? Check out the retirees.
James is a twenty-something Dutch Warmblood gelding and is our newest addition to the Dartmouth Equestrian Team family. James has a background in Hunters, Equitation and is a total sweetheart to ride.
Roo is a 13 yr old, Welsh Cob/TB gelding who joined our string in 2012. Roo has Hunter/Jumper and Eventing background and is a favorite in the barn.
Oliver has been a handsome addition to Dartmouth Riding Center.Oliver is a 17.1, Trakehner andenjoys life in the middle barn where he can go in and out 24/7 and enjoys his neighbors, Star and Pete.
Puff, or Dragonheart, is a big, beautiful boy who came to Dartmouth in 2009. Puff is a 17.2 hand, 15 yr oldHanoverian who is a fancy mover and LOVES to jump! Here he is on our cross-country course after jumping the logs, walls and banks.
Pete is a 12 yr old, 16 hand TB joining our advanced school horse string in 2012. Pete has evented up to Prelim and done Hunters/Equitation and Dressage.
Owned by Sally's daughter Jenna, Foxy is also used by the program and is great at polocrosse and also loves to jump. (Shown here with owner Jenna and four-time Olympian Anne Kursinski, at a clinic Anne gave to the Dartmouth team.)
Star joined us in 2011 and is a 16.2 hand, 13 yr old Warmblood. Star is great on the flat and over fences and is a popular mount for both the Equestrian Team and Dressage Club riders because his gaits are so smooth! Star enjoys the in-and-out comfort of the middle barn where he "loves" watching the parade of deer through the pastures!
Jack is an 8 yr old, 16.1 hand, Paint cross gelding who joined us in 2012. Jack has a background in Hunters and Hunter Paces and loves riding on the trails.
Magic is a versatile Quarter Horse with a western background, Magic is also solid over fences and a great addition to the program.
Maizie is a 6 hand, 12 year old chestnut lab cross(seen here at age 9). She joins the jumping string with an energetic flair. In her downtime, she loves eating flies and the occasional bee. She also enjoys a good belly rub.
Tops is a wonderful addition to our school horse string. He's an experienced foxhunter and eventer and takes our riders around the ring and over courses with a willing attitude.
Last Updated: 7/19/13