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Picasso’s story

Date of birth June 2005 Picasso is our beautiful chestnut gelding, born at the farm in 2005.  He is the son of Leo and Capri and shares a bit of both of their natures, which makes him a calm, easy, …

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Twiggy’s story

Born 4th June 2005 Twiggy can be ridden by all abilities and is good for heavier riders Twiggy was very thin when she was born, due to her mum, Bonny’s, illness in late pregnancy, hence the name.  Bonny, being a …

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Spirit’s story

Spirit can only be used for ground work                                  Born August 2004 Spirit is the Peter Pan of the herd. He was born prematurely, as …

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Bonny’s Story

Born 16th February 2002 Bonny can be ridden by all abilities, she is good for heavier riders When we rescued Bonny with her mum Capri in 2003, she was a big, fat out of control one year old with no …

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Hercy’s Story

Hercy died in 2015 Hercules, or Hercy as he is mainly called, came into our lives in 2004. A big hairy English Cob, he was brought over to Spain by his previous owner who had purchased him in the Uk …

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R.i.p my beautiful Caprichosa

This morning when I went down to feed the horses I found my beloved old lady dead in her paddock.  At the age of 31 she had had a good life, especially considering that up until we rescued her at …

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Bracken’s Story

Born 1998 Bracken is semi-retired, but sometimes takes very young children on lead rein Bracken is our cheeky little Shetland pony. We bought her off of a Spanish school friend of the children in 2001. When the children came home …

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Alfie’s Story

Alfie came to live with us in 2002 . She belonged to an English family that lived near my parents. They had bought her on a whim, not knowing anything about horses at all but thinking it would be nice …

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Lola’s Story

Born 1998 Lola was purchased locally by a friend of our daughter, who wanted to keep her own horse on livery at ours.   Unfortunately after a few months, things were not working out and we took the decision to buy …

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Morena’s Story

Morena died at the age of 32 in 2015 We heard of Morena whilst looking for a horse for a friend of our daughter Elizabeth, who wanted to keep a horse of her own at our place. She had been …

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Leo’s Story

Born 2nd February 2002 Leo is suitable for all riding abilities Leo was our first ever foal, and to us in some ways he will always be our baby. Lucy, his mum seems to feel the same way, as until …

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Andalucia’s (Lucy’s) story

After the sad death of our lovely old Caretta, we were back down to two horses again and felt the need to replace her as soon as possible, so that the children were back to having a horse each.  Polly …

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Blackberry’s story

Born 1996 Blackberry  is retired but sometimes used in clinics for ground work In the September of our first year in Spain we went to a horse fair in a town about an hour away. A stupid thing to do …

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Caretta’s Story

We heard about Caretta when we were looking for a companion for Polly. She was an old horse , about 18, and lived in a hilly mountain village in a small stable, with no other horse for company in fact …

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Polly’s story

Polly was our first horse: When we moved to Spain in the December of 1999, we knew that we would like a couple of horses one day – little did we know what lay ahead! Just two months after moving …