Sport Horse Nation Spotlight: 5 Superb Packers

In the market for a new four-legged partner? You may find your unicorn on our sister site, Sport Horse Nation. To help with the search, we’re going to feature a selection of current listings here on EN each week. We include the ad copy provided; click the links for videos, pricing and contact information.

Looking for a packer who can show you the ropes and give you a valuable boost in confidence? Here are five packers at various levels that are for sale on Sport Horse Nation!

Jazzy. Photo via Sport Horse Nation.

Ultra Jazzy – Great Mover Training Packer 16.2H

Jazzy is a 2009 16.2 bay Appendix gelding. He successfully competed through the training level. He has great gaits and a wonderful personality. Ties, clips, loads and is easy to work with on the ground. Placed 1st at Chatt Hills and Colorado Horse Park in Training Rider. Located in Texas.

Ella. Photo via Sport Horse Nation.

Casino Royale~ Beautiful BN/N Packer with Top placings

Ella is a 2008 16h Bay Holsteiner Mare. She has a fabulous record at BN and Novice, with top placings at Training level as well. Very correct on the flat w lovely gaits. Judges always love her. Smart and stylish jumper. Sweet, easy, quiet natured. No silly business, ever.

Always tries and focuses on her work. No hormones needed. Only for sale because rider wishes to go 2* and Ella seems best suited to being an extremely reliable and competitive lower level partner. Suitable for Jr/YR/AA. This is the hard to find packer: Correct, fancy, beautiful, young, sound, kind, and generous. Recent placing of 3rd at ON on a 27. Located in Georgia.

Novice Packer. Photo via Sport Horse Nation.

Novice Packer with Talent for Lots More

5yo by the esteemed Fleetwater Opposition, the same sire as 4* phenom Opposition Buzz. This spectacular young horse has the easiest disposition! So kind, generous, brave, willing, fun. Packer at novice, ready for training, scope to go upper levels but the mind for anyone. All phases in snaffle, auto changes, very brave and exceptionally willing and forgiving. Located in Kentucky.

Queen of Spades. Photo via Sport Horse Nation.

Prelim/ One Star packer 2017 NAJYRC HORSE

NAJYRC HORSE “QUEEN OF SPADES”. Queen of Spades aka “Millie” is a 16.1H 11 year old Thoroughbred mare. Millie is the sweetheart of the barn and super easy to handle/trailer/clip etc. The past three years Millie has brought her young rider up to the one star level and competed at NAJYRC this year.

Millie has been solid at prelim for two years now and competed in 3 one stars this year all with clean cross country rounds. Millie is a cross country machine and a huge confidence builder. Looking for the absolute perfect home for this special horse.

This season results: Sporting Days Farm- 5th in the JYOP; Carolina International- Completion in the CIC*; Ocala International- Completion in the CCI*; Groton House Farm- 3rd in the JYOP; NAJYRC at Rebecca Farm, Kalispell, MT- Completion in the CCI*. Located in New Hampshire.

Training Packer. Photo via Sport Horse Nation.

Imported 16.1 ISH YR/AM Safe Training Packer w/plenty Prelim/1* Miles

* Training Packer * 2004 Gray 16.1 Imported ISH Training Packer completed several 1*’s in Ireland before being imported in 2014. This sweet boy took his junior rider from Beginner Novice to Prelim in 18 months! This is a very sad sale as rider has outgrown & he is very much loved!! He has only had 2 owners/homes his entire life.

He is a saint on the ground, easy to do anything with. He is very straight forward who loves his job & is a cross country machine, he has never said no to any xc fence & super tidy jumper who loves to leave all the rails up!~ He is a fancy mover, loves to compete & go anywhere. Easy to hack alone, bareback, gallop, trailer, clip, you name it! He has been and will be a great teacher for his next rider.

If you’re looking for a seasoned and competitive partner, please inquire as we are only looking for a 5* home. Great move up horse from pony, mother/daughter share and/or JR Amateur packer. Snaffle mouth & no vices! The smiles he has put on his riders faces are priceless! Located in Florida.

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