Category Archives: Dressage

Like Dressage? Want to trade?

This summer I was in an accident, and broke my back leaving me unable to ride my big moving Warmblood. Looking to trade my Pinto Dutch Warmblood for a Morgan of equal value/quality. My horse is 11 years old, 16.2 hh and schooling 3rd level–sound, sane and the perfect gentleman. Priced at $17500. Tell me…

Lots of show clothes for sale!

-Ariat dress boots, size 10, medium height, wide calf good used condition $100.00 obo -Reed Hill saddle suit. Teal coat is marked 18. Jods are navy and marked 16/32 waist. In good used condition $50.00 obo -Tailored Sportsman breeches. Size 30, green beige, gorgeous breeches. They have NO stretch however, so if you usually wear…

Half-Morgan Competition

Earlier this month AMHA announced a Half-Morgan competition program. This program will be open to a number of disciplines including dressage, endurance and competitive trail, open competition, carriage/CDE, and eventing. I know the Arab world has had half-Arab programs for some time. More information on the Morgan program can be found on both USEF’s and…

Pointers for clinic

I’m attending a Western Dressage clinic at Firerun Farms this month with Eitan Beth-Helachmy.  I’ve very excited and would like to have some pointers from anyone who has attended one of his clinics in the past.  Any words of wisdom to help me and my horse prepare for the day?  Thanks!

New Poll: Favorite Disciplines

With a blog title of “Above Level” I’ve often assumed this site would attract a primarily Saddle Seat audience.  I’ve honestly been a bit (pleasantly) surprised by the positive responses to Hunter and Western discussions, and I know we have some dressage and reining riders in our midst.  I’m very interested to see the results…

Faircrest Elevation, by Pot of Gold for sale.

Here is my gelding we have for sale.  Here is a short video of him under saddle and the rider is a new rider and just learining about 2 reins and draw reins so bare with her.  He goes very well and much quieter with a more confident rider.  He is offered for 5000 and…

Western Dressage at 2009 Shows

There was a news item a while back on the AMHA’s site about the new Western Dressage division: http://www.morganhorse.com/news_events/latest_news/western_dressage/ Is this class being held at any shows this year?  I’ve been digging around but haven’t been able to find anything about this officially being offered as a competitive event at any Morgan shows this year.

Job Relocation Forces Sale!!!

Due to the threat of relocation with my job, I am forced to part with several nice horses.  There is something for everyone from an outstanding broodmare, a broke and shown 5 yr old western pleasure gelding, a 3yr old World Futurity nominated western pleasure gelding (going great under saddle), and a lovely well bred 2yr…

Cowboy Dressage Clinic in PA

Eitan will be doing a clinic in PA July 25/26 of 2009. Please pass this on to anyone who may be interested. Happy Trials. – Debbie Beth-Halachmy July 25/26, 2009 Cowboy Dressage Clinic William Wise VMD and Pam Buterbaugh Beaver Run Arena 3460 Rt 410 Punxsutawney Pa. 15767. Contact Info : Pam Ph # 814-939-9178…

4 year old Mare dressage/western prospect

I have a 4 year old, not started, for sale.  She is by UVM Coming Attaction and my mare Upnorth Mystic Lady who is a Lord Appleton x Beamington granddaugher.  Lily is dark bay with a little white trim, very, very smart, pretty and talented.  She is herd boss and has been since she was…