- 12 years
- 15 hands
- Trained in advanced movements
- Fantastic temperament
Desi is a stunning 12 yr old Lusitano gelding with a fabulous temperament. We have measured him at 15.hh.
He has full Lusitano breed papers, his sire is Vicoso da Broa and his dam is Opalina by Idolo.
Desi has been ridden by a variety of riders of different levels whilst with us and has proven to be an exceptional schoolmaster for learning the more advanced movements with.
He has beautiful paces, moves straight and is very balanced. He is a responsive and straightforward horse to ride , eager to please and would allow his rider to ride a very accurate dressage test.
He has been with his owner for 6 years and has been trained to a very high standard. Sad sale through no fault of his own , Desi is a superb schoolmaster available for the next lucky person to benefit from his experience and training.
He has established changes (can even achieve tempi changes with his owners Portuguese Trainer),piaffe, passage, canter pirouettes, Spanish walk. His lateral work is exceptional.
He is very straightforward and easy to do in all ways. Impeccable ground manners, he even did an In hand display at the Western Counties Equine fair and can do piaffe, passage and Spanish walk in hand as well as ridden.
We have hacked him alone and in company and he has been exceptionally well behaved.
As we are a showjumping yard we have also popped a small course with him and he shows a lovely jumping technique.
He is a fabulous schoolmaster with a wonderful temperament, don’t miss this opportunity as they are rarely available!
We are based in Devon, approximately 30 minutes from the M5 at Exeter and have excellent indoor trial facilities.
This is a sad sale, so please genuine enquiries only. He is priced to sell for a horse of his level of training.
Please do not hesitate to contact us for further information.