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Frederick County 4-H Therapeutic Riding Prog.
Silverado
11515 Angleberger Road
Thurmont, MD 21788
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Telephone: 301-898-3587
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TUCKER - Born 1-1-2003

Tucker is a gorgeous Appaloosa gelding. He is about 15.1 hands. He previously showed in eventing. He loves attention and stands around during feeding time wanting to discuss the days events.

Donated by Susan Bawer

JUSTICE - 5-1-1991

 

Justice is one of our older family members. Justice is an ex-show Appendix Quarter Horse, who developed navicular. With good shoeing and care, he has remained sound. With quiet riders Justice is slow and lazy, with over exuberant riders Justice is ready for a jump course. Many of our independent riders enjoy the more energetic Justice, just the opposite of the typical therapeutic riding horse.

 

Donated by Darcy Gordon

 

     

 

 

 

 

 

 

JITTER BUG - Born 1994

 

Jitterbug is a POA and is a medium size pony.  Previously a companion pony at a large TB farm, JB is learning how to please everyone.  She is always ready for attention and see new sights.

 

Donated by Jeramiah Wooters

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


      

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

      

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                       

 

MISTER AMOUR - Born 5-5-1986

 

Amour has been a long time resident with Therapeutic Riding. Amour is an Arabian gelding who loves carrots and receiving tons of attention. He has taught many, many individuals how to ride. Sometimes he tries not to work, slow is his best gait.

 

Donated by Jane Alexander

 

 

 

 

           

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

     

             

 

 

 

 

 

            

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ONYX - Born 1985 RETIRED

 

Onyx was owned and ridden by a teenager who eventually out grew her.  She likes to move - fast walk  and trot, which is great for riders that get frustrated easily and don't like to be constantly coaxing their horse.  Onyx is always ready to be the first horse to line up when class is done!

 

Donated by Anonymous

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

     

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

LIL-RED - Born 5-11-1988 RETIRED

 

Lil Red is a registered Quarter Horse mare about 14 hands. She was a western show horse in her earlier days and still neck reins wonderfully. She has lots patience and waits for her rider to figure things out.

 

Donated by Betty Webster

 

NESTLE - Born 1995

 

Nestle is a registered Quarter Horse. He has shown both western pleasure and English. He loved to jump but is now retired from jumping. He is very comfortable at a slow trot, which is great to learn on. Nestle is a wonderful teacher.

 

Donated by Debbie Burke

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

          

 

 

 

 

 

PUNKIN PIE - Born 5-6-2004

Registered Haflinger Mare. Rides and drives. She's a Florida Girl, adjusting to snow

Donated by Sarasota-Manatee Association for Riding Therapy, Inc.

 

 

             

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

CALLIE - Born 7-23-1995

Registered Trakehner/TB Mare. Showed on the Hunter/Jumper Circuit and taught many how to ride over the jumps

Donated by Joanna Buppert

 

                         

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

LADY - Born 4-15-1994

 

Lady is an American Miniature Horse, previously being a family pet along with  Bambi & Winkie.  She is very spoiled and loves the attention she gets when being groomed and meeting our students who sometimes are taken back by the "BIG" horses.

 

Donated by Elaine Eggink

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                 

  BART - Born 1988

 

Bart's show name is "Black Bart".  He loves his job, but prefers to make some of the decisions; such as, where to go and when work is done.

 

Donated by  Joyce Jones

 

 

RENO - Born 2-25-89

Registered Arabian - El Addinns Mariah. Previous lesson horse and the father of several foals.

Owned by Debbie & Cor Endlich

 

 

 

 

JAZZ - Born 8-3-90 RETIRED

Registered TB - Was shown and trail riding

Donated by Kjirsten Cole

 
 

 

 

 

 

BAMBI - Born 5-1-1998

Bambi is an American Miniature Horse, used for grooming in classes with very small children, just beginning to ride.  She likes to whinny each time her rider mounts.  Think she knows it startles them!  Because the Minis were family pets, they are perfect for the work they do in the Program.

 

Donated by Elaine Eggink

 

 

ANGEL - Born Jan 27, 2000

Angle is TB/Paint cross. She did pleasure hunter shows and lots of trail riding.

Donated by Deidra Darsa

TEDDY - born 2-1-2002

Teddy is a haflinger and and is learning his job.

Donated by Denise Cline

 

THUMPER - Born 2000

Haflinger Cross Gelding - previous camp pony

Received from a Grant made by William E. Cross Foundation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

OLIVER - Born 1996

Morgan/Belgian Cross Gelding - Constant trail companion for many years.

Donated by John Madison

 

 

 

 ABBY - Born 1983 RETIRED

 

Abby's best friend is Chessie.   She has been a lesson pony for many years.  Since she is a large pony, many young adults choose her for their ride.

 

Donated by Dawn Dougherty

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MAX - born 4-27-1994

Max has been a trail horse and an occasional lesson horse. He is a registered Quarter horse.

Owned by Cor Endlich

 

 

CASTLE - Born 1998 RETIRED

 

TB show hunter for seven years in southern Virginia.  He developed a bone spur in his knee and was side lined from jumping over 3'

 

Owned by Cor Endlich

JACKSON - Born 1-1-1999

Jack is a registered Quarter Horse Arab. He is 14.2 hands and a bit "spicey". Has tons of personality. Jack has worked as a lesson horse, giving lead line lessons and a camp horse.

Donated by Lisa Sarro

REILLY  - Born 1-1-1992

Registered Standardbred Gelding "Mitigator" Previously lived in Vermont and loves trail riding.  Reilly is an excellent boy with our disabled riders - giving challenges and patience.

Donated by Cat Phillips

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PINEAPPLE - Born 7-1-1993

 

Grew up with Belgian broodmares.  Thinks he is a "big" horse, who loves to make riders and leaders work hard

 

Owned by Debbie Endlich

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

CRISPY - Born 1996

Originally purchased at a local auction.  Works as a lesson pony.  Loves to eat treats - that's her favorite job

Donated by JR Ramsburg

 

 

 

 

HAPPY APPY - Born 1992 RETIRED

 

Appy is an Arab/Appaloosa cross who came to TRP when his owner went away to college.  Appy is a little bouncy but can be comfortable when not so lazy.  Appy has become a very nice lesson pony.

 

Donated by Sally Hamilton

 

 

GRIFFIN - Born 1996

 

Griffin grew up in the West and came east to be an eventer.  As Griffin can no longer endure the hard life of an eventer, he is now teaching  our riders what its like to ride a BIG horse.

 

Donated by Susan Bawer

CADENCE - Born 5-15-86

Worked in dressage for almost 20 years.  He enjoys trail riding and giving lessons

Owned by Debbie Endlich

 

 

 

 

 

 

All of the Therapeutic Riding horses that get retired live out the rest of there lives here at Silverado Stables. They still have the same buddies, same feed, same people who still take care of them and love them.

Vicki Fried Sponsored Oliver for one year