Favi is owned by Bryn Walsh. They have excelled
in the past few years and are looking forward to learning and growing more
in the 2013 Grand Prix arena. They are a driven pair looking to try an exciting new freestyle
and perhaps the CDI arena.
Becky Reed's exciting
young horse! This handsome, Hanoverian gelding is very talented, but
also very challenging! Watch for him this summer as Becky gets him out
and about to shows. Rio has a puppy dog personality and the potential
to go very far in dressage once his 'young brain' catches up!!
Hanoverian gelding who she hopes to eventually make the jump in to FEI
levels. He is a beautiful mover with a great work ethic! Emma is excited to
have a horse to learn from and Donny is happy to teach! What a wonderful
pairing this is!
||Blu's Art In
Buca is the prince
Karin Giordano's family.
He is a quarter horse who has the movement to put many to shame. He has had
a varied career so far in his life, but Karin does
some jumping and mostly dressage with him. He's a sweet boy who wants
to please and will excel at first level this year.
||Puttin' On The
Fritz is being leased by
Ellie Hunt! Ellie is an avid schooling show competitor
who needed a move up horse after she outgrew her wonderful pony, Ducati.
Fritz and Ellie have been competing at Training level this year as they get
to know each other. We can't wait to see what comes for these two this
coming season!! Fritz is a kind and patient teacher but tricky
enough to keep Ellie on her toes!
horse Logan is a 17 H., OTTB
gelding. Kate is enjoying competing at first and second level with Logan.
The judges love him almost as much as Kate does! They are a beautiful team who have been quite
successful over the years so far. After a year break from competition, they
are back and ready to hit centerline again! The Weatherbees are a wonderful
part of our barn!
Logan is being leased and loved by Becky Holberton!
Congratulations Becky and Kate!
Jen Gorneau finally has her first horse!
Determined is a young, versatile, RPSI gelding. These two will be
doing some dressage, jumping and trail riding. They are a well suited pair
looking to gain experience and have fun!
||Red Ball Jax -- 'Jax'
Jax is a wonderful PMU gelding owned and loved by
Susan Vanderlin. Susan
and Jax enjoy trail riding and learning dressage together! Jax has
been in training since his arrival at Puckerbrush and is coming along quite
This sweet quarter horse mare is owned and adored by
Kathleen spoils her rotten! Goldie is a perfect partner for Kathleen who
enjoys trail riding and some occasional ring work. Whether it's been a day
or a few weeks since her last ride Goldie is always safe and game for
whatever Kathleen wants!
Bugsie is a big and sweet Clyde/TB Cross owned by
Michelle and Bugsie are dressage enthusiasts who can be found almost daily
working on training together. Michelle and Bugsie come to us from out
west and are learning the ropes of the east coast! While they will be
with us only a short time, they are a wonderful part of the barn!
The cutest pony of the barn title goes to
Kathleen Hill's other
pony Cheyenne. She is a very small paint pony intended to be company for her
big sister, Goldie. She is an uncomplicated ride for smaller riders and
loves to jump! Mostly she loves when Kathleen comes out to spoil her with
apples and carrots! Don't forget to look in when you pass her stall-
otherwise you might miss her!
||Falls Es Regnen Sollte-- 'Sollte'
has added a promising new young horse to her herd! Sollte is an Oldenburg/TB
gelding hoping to progress quickly in the eventing world! He has a great
jump, a wonderful personality, and is quickly picking up his dressage
skills! Whitney is really looking forward to teaching Sollte about life and
competition! We can't wait to see what they can accomplish!
Franconia -- 'Frankie'
Frankie proudly belongs to
Kitty Mitchell. Frankie
is a 3 yr old mare out of Kitty's mare Moosilauke. Frankie has enjoyed
her first few years growing up (and boy is she big!) and now it's time to
learn how to be a real 'big girl'. Kitty and Frankie will be training
and working hard all winter. For such a young girl Frankie is an
absolute pleasure to have in the barn!
Picasso is the latest addition to the
Picco is a 16 yr old Oldenburg gelding who will be Brianne's next
competition horse. Picco is a schoolmaster that was in need of some
muscle building, weight building, and endurance. He's been steadily
making progress and looks to be a great partner for Brianne. Picco is
flashy red with chrome, watch out for these two in the ring next season!
Majik (Azteca gelding) is back along with his wondeful
owner Jeri Blethen.
Puckerbrush is very proud to be leasing Majik for our lesson program!!
Maj is an extremely talented gelding with lots of patience! He makes
every student that sits on him feel succesful! We are so happy to have
Majik and Jeri home again!
recently acquired Alaska as a rehab project. Alaska is a super cute
and sweet Trakehner/TB cross. Alaska has some upper level training and
Nancy is so excited to see what she can do with him through the winter and
Ovation is proudly owned by
Bonnie and Odie came together this summer and boy oh boy is Bonnie in love!
Ovation has much upper level training that pops out from time to time when
Bonnie least expects it! Odie has a ton to teach Bonnie and is super
cool to boot! We can't wait to see what next season has in store for
is a Hanoverian mare belonging to
Kitty Mitchell. Moosi came to us "just for winter boarding" a long time
ago and hasn't left yet. Moosi and Kitty are dressage enthusiasts that
are often seen exploring distractions on the trails and, occasionally, over
stadium jumps. Moosi gave birth to a beautiful filly by Fabuleux in June of
Congratulations to Moosi, Kitty, and baby Franconia 'Frankie'!!
is the proud owner of the two cutest goats in Newburgh! "The boys" are
Nigerian dwarf goats who are often seen lounging on their table out in the
sun. These two are great to cuddle with and great to watch. Everyone should
own goats as good as these boys!
Karin Giordano wanted a well schooled horse to
teach her more about dressage and she found it in Fievel! He is a Han
cross gelding shown through second level, training third level. While he
doesn't fit Karin's typically black color scheme, he has already taught her
a lot- that she can then teach her other horse Buca! We look forward to
seeing them in the show ring this year!
Eileen Stirling's horse,
Joey, is a sweet, quiet TB gelding. They have evented quite a bit but have
made the switch to dressage and aren't looking back! They have been very
successful in this endeavor over the past year and look forward to
progressing every day! They are the sweet,
easy going boarders that every barn looks to have! Eileen is a member of the UMaine Dressage Team.
Nancy Jackson and her QH
mare, Caddy, are a great addition to our barn! These two work hard and are
so interested in knowing the finer points of dressage! They have just
started competing and are looking forward to moving up as much as possible!
||Veni Vedi Vicci -- 'Vinnie'
Vinnie is a 15 yr old Hanoverian gelding that Bryn has
acquired as yet another rehab project! Vinnie has been slowly starting
his rehab work under Bryn's very careful guidance. Vinnie is an
absolute sweetheart, not to mention gorgeous and we cannot wait to see how
the rehab process goes for him!