Full Name: Dave Panlone Breed: Standardbred Gelding Description: 15 years old 15.3 hh Color: Bay Lifetime earnings: $831,874 Details: Davey is one classy standardbred. He was a harness racing warhorse, winning over $800,000! Davey is looking to start a second career. He is very friendly, handsome and is working under saddle. He has impeccable ground manners for grooming and farrier. He is easy to handle and load, plus he has a great brain in new situations. Davey was a stud for a while and can show off in front of the ladies as a result.
Name: Al *COMPANION ONLY* Breed: Standardbred Gelding Description: 22 years old Color: Red Roan Details: Al, aka “Red Roan” or “Hot Stuff”. His tattoo is hard to read so we aren’t sure of his real name. Al raced, was Amished and then worked as a carriage horse in Manhattan for 11 years. He gets stiff if he is in his stall too long so we recommend a home where he can have lots of turnout time. He gets along with other horses and loves getting attention from our volunteers
Full Name: lifeimmitatesart “Artie” Breed: Standardbred Gelding Description: 9 years old, Color: Bay Details: Artie is a retired racehorse. He has a wonderful disposition and gets along with other horses. He has started under saddle, very willing and calm, should make a nice trail horse with further training, and sound with no vices.
Full Name: Clos Pegase Breed: Standardbred Gelding Description: 15 years old 17 hh Color: Dark Bay Lifetime earnings: $427,000 Details: Clos is one of the classiest horses to ever walk through our barn, and that is maybe because he’s named for the Napa Valley Winery. Clos was a big winner on the track as well. Clos has been working under saddle and will walk and trot. He would be best with an intermediate to experienced rider as he is a big guy with lots of power and energy. Clos is sound with no vices, will stand in cross ties for grooming and farrier and is easy to with on ground.
Full Name: D K Miss America “Dawn” Breed: Standardbred Mare Description: 17 years old 15.2 hh Color: Brown Lifetime earnings: Details: Dawn has quite a story. She was rescued from slaughter right off the truck a few years ago, previously adopted and now looking for her forever home again. She is now sound and would make a nice trail horse. She has started under saddle and she looks for her rider for confidence, and does not like going fast. She will work at the walk and trot and would do well with an immediate rider. She stands well for the farrier and grooming.
Full Name: Photogenic DeVie “Dee” Breed: Standardbred Mare Description: 10 years old 15.3 Color: Bay Lifetime earnings: Details: Dee is a wonderful sweet mare. She loves giving kisses to the volunteers and nosing around pockets for treats. Dee is under saddle and is working at the walk and trot, she also drives. Dee has been to a few driving competitions and did well. She stands for grooming and farrier.
Full Name: Firefly Sassy Breed: Standardbred Mare Description: 15 years old 15.3 hh Color: Black Lifetime earnings: Never raced Details: Firefly is a wonderful mare with a big personality. She was born and raised in Syracuse. She has been under saddle and is a quick study. She is working well at a walk and trot, has started cantering, and has tried some ground poles. She has a sweet personality and would do best with an intermediate rider or above who could appreciate her large personality and shape her potential.
Full Name: Honey Breed: Palomino Cross Description: 16 years old 14.3 hh Details: This sweet girl has been started under saddle, and is doing great. She is a little shy but is eager to please once she gets to know you, and with each lesson her confidence grows.
Full Name: Calmee Jason “Jason” Breed: Standardbred Gelding Description: 12 years old, Color: Dark Bay Lifetime earnings: $117,833 Details: Despite an impressive racing career, this big boy found himself at the kill pen at age 11. Jason has a calm demeanor and enjoys attention, The night he arrived, he walked off the truck like he’d been there all his life. He is confident boy with no vices. He ties well for grooming and farrier.
Full Name: Leggs Breed: Arabian Description: 24 years old, Details: Leggs is a handsome full Arabian gelding. He was shown in his younger years and has an exquisite Arabian way of moving, and is a pleasure to watch. He loves people and gets along well with other horses. He is bonded with his best friend Mystery, and they would be best to be adopted together. Leggs is sound with no vices.
Full Name: Mystery Breed: Arabian Cross Description: 27 years old, Color: Paint Details: Mystery is an exquisite American Sport Horse. He is a “been there, done that” gelding with a beautiful way of moving. His action and tail carriage are a pleasure to watch. He is bonded to Leggs and they would be best to be adopted as a pair. He loves people and gets along well with other horses. Mystery has a lot of spirit and appears sound.
Full Name: Dancing Louisa Breed: Standardbred Mare Description: 8 years old 14.3 hh Color: Black Lifetime earnings: $18,015 Details: Louisa is a sweetheart. This mare was retired sound and is ready for her forever home. She has been working under saddle at the walk and trot, and started to canter, and is checking out our trails. Louisa has a gorgeous, floaty trot that is guaranteed to catch a judges eye in the show ring. She is sound, easy to lead, tie and groom and ready for a new life doing any discipline.
Full Name: Defying the Odds “May” Breed: Standardbred Mare Description: 21 years old 15.2 hh Color: Bay Lifetime earnings: $3,498 Details: May is a beauty. She is a classy, sassy girl and she knows it. Has had prior riding experience, western and English and some trail experience. She has been working well at the walk, trot and canter and on trails. She has some basic dressage and even tried hoof and barrel patterns.
Full Name: Modest Mouse *COMPAINION ONLY* Breed: Oldenberg Gelding Description: 32 years old 16.2 hh Color: Bay Lifetime earnings: N/A Details: Mouse is a charming older gentlemen. He has an extensive career under saddle. His resume includes, jumping, hunt, trail riding, and was a show kid’s horse. He would do best in a semi-retirement home, as he is 32 after all. Mouse is easy to lead, load, tie, groom and stands well for grooming and farrier. He does have an eye injury when he had a collision with another horse, which affected his eye. He loves his mini – Sunny and would play with him all day.
Full Name: Peripheral Vision “Ray” Breed: Standardbred Mare Description: 14 years old 16 hh Color: Bay Lifetime earnings: $60,511 Details: Ray is a big bodied beautiful mare with tons of potential. A winner on the track, and looking to be a winner in your home. Ray is sensitive, bright and forward. She has been working under saddle at the walk and trot and is developing her canter. Ray does have some limited vision since birth, but that doesn’t stop her from leading a full, healthy life. She is sound, easy to load, lead, and tie and stands for grooming and farrier.
Full Name: B Rustler “Russ” Breed: Standardbred Gelding Description: 15 years old 15.2 hh Color: Dark Bay Lifetime earnings: $13,253 Details: Russ came in after being pulled from a kill pen. He had some R&R and a chance to put weight on before arriving to Sunshine. Russ is an energetic, sweet and personable horse. He cross ties for grooming and farrier like a gentlemen. Has started under saddle, and is very forward. He would do best with an intermediate to experienced rider looking for a project and who can really shape is potential.
Full Name: Scarlette *COMPANION ONLY* Breed: Swedish Warmblood Mare Description: years old 16 hh Color: Dark Bay Lifetime earnings: N/A Details: Scarlett spent her years prior to Sunshine as a broodmare, and was the mom to our first foal, Sonny, who has since been adopted. She is a very loving and dignified matron who looks after “her” herd. She attaches to other horses quickly and does not like to be alone. We feel she would do best in a home where there are other horses. She is a wonderful mare and is looking for her forever home.
Full Name: Schalom G Breed: Standardbred Gelding Description: 15 years old, Color: Bay Lifetime earnings: $373,520 Details: Schalom G was owned and trained by harness racing blue blood Jim Doherty, Jr. of Monticello NY. He retired from racing with 43 wins in 245 starts. He has experience walking in parades, pulling carriages and being around large crowds without getting spooked. We are still evaluating his riding prognosis. He gets along well with humans and horses.
Full Name: Town Attack “Townie” Breed: Standardbred Gelding Description: 15 years old, Color: Dark Bay Lifetime earnings: $347,740 Details: Townie’s success as a pacer is no surprise considering his pedigree. He has a confident demeanor and warms up quickly to new people and horses. He loves to show off his racing chops and running along the fences. He stands well in cross ties for grooming and farrier. He just started his training and is sound with no vices.
Full Name: Tevany Hall “Trey” Breed: Standardbred Gelding Description: 16 years old 15.3 hh Color: Bay Lifetime earnings: $345,932 Details: Trey is a tall and handsome guy. This special boy was saved from slaughter. He loves being groomed and is excellent in cross ties. Trey is completely sound, and has the best stable manners and gets along with humans and horses. He has started under saddle, is progressing, and is looking for his forever home.