Horses & Ponies for Adoption

We have many beautiful cobs, standardbreds, sporthorse types, ponies, shetlands, miniatures and donkeys that we have rescued.  Looking for a riding horse or pony? A number of our horses and ponies are in training and will be looking for homes as soon as they are ready.  If you would like to offer a training home to one of our green ponies please get in touch!

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Category:  11hh - 12.1hh Backed gelding Pony

Dante is a 11:2hh chestnut roan pony gelding, with a nice temperament. He is doing very well in training and will walk, trot, canter and jump cross poles with a rider on....

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Category:  13.1hh - 14.1hh Cob Gelding In Training

Hercules is a 13.2hh blue and white cob gelding. He is good to catch, load and good with farrier and dentist.DOB 2013. Currently driving in full tack and very quiet....

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Category:  10 - 11hh Lead Rein Pony Shetland Cross

Kate Bush is 10.2hh and is a very pretty pony. She would make a lovely show pony and has been shown in hand at numerous shows including the small pony...

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Kate Bush

Category:  12.2hh – 13hh Connemara Cross Gelding Pony

Eamonn is a 13hh grey Connemara cross pony gelding, DOB 2013 and ready for some gentle lunging work on the ground. He will make a super little pony, very brave...

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Category:  11hh - 12.1hh Kerry Bog Pony Mare Pony

Laika is a 11.3hh dapple grey, Kerry Bog pony (registered and breeding recorded).  DOB 2011.  She is a very pretty and showy pony.  She is green, needs good handling and...

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Category:  13.1hh - 14.1hh Gelding Pony Under 3

Bertie is a lovely 13.2hh bay gelding (he could make 14hh).  Bertie is great to lead, catch and box.  DOB 2014.  Bertie is microchipped and passported. Bertie's Background Bertie was...

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Category:  12.2hh – 13hh Cob Gelding Piebald

Pete is piebald cob gelding, approximately 12.2hh. Good to handle, lead and catch. Pete was a youngster that came to us in poor condition, and has now made a full recovery. DOB: 2014....

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Category:  14.2hh - 15.2hh Cob Horse Mare Standardbred

Margie is a sweet 14.2hh, dark bay standardbred mare. D.O.B. approximately 2012. She is good natured, good to catch, lead and groom and is great with other horses. Margie is...

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Category:  11hh - 12.1hh Gelding Pony Show Pony Type

Tom Sawyer is a very cute 11h show pony type gelding.  DOB 2014.  He needs a home where can can be given more handling and lots of TLC. He is...

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Tom Sawyer

Category:  13.1hh - 14.1hh Filly Pony

Doris is a red and white skewbald filly, DOB 2014. 13.1hh pony. Beautiful conformation and a great mover. Will make someone an excellent show pony or all rounder. As you...

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Category:  13.1hh - 14.1hh Gelding Light Sporthorse Type Pony Unbacked

Andy is a 14hh bay gelding, DOB 2014. He is currently in a foster home and is looking for his forever home. He is well handled. Good with other horses....

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Category:  Cob Unbacked Under 3

Oisin, DOB 2014, is a happy little dark bay colt. He arrived with us as a tiny, weak, severely malnourished, freezing cold foal. He had been dumped and was far...

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Category:  Cob Filly Under 3

Jules is 12:2hh piebald cob filly (to make 14hh) when fully grown.  Good to catch, lead and box.  DOB 2015.  She is currently in foster care and ready for adoption....

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Category:  13.1hh - 14.1hh Cob Gelding Piebald Pony

Seamus is a 2014 piebald cob gelding, to make about 14hh.  He is easy to handle and has a nice temperament.  He would make a nice child's pony/small adult.  He...

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Category:  14.2hh - 15.2hh Filly Pony Standardbred

Nadyne is a 14.2hh bay standardbred filly.  She is good to lead, catch and box, good with the farrier and other horses.  DOB: 2013. Nadyne's Background Nadyne came into our...

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Category:  Cob Gelding Piebald Pony

Joshua is a 13:1hh piebald cob gelding. DOB 2013. He is easy to handle and has a nice temperament. He would make a nice pony for a child or small adult....

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Category:  11hh - 12.1hh Cob Gelding Under 3

Jessie James is a young 12hh piebald cob gelding, with a good temperament.  He is easy to handle, box, good with farrier etc. Great with other horses.  DOB 2014.  Passported...

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Jessie James

Category:  13.1hh - 14.1hh Cob Companion Mare Pony Standardbred

June is a 13.2hh dark bay, standardbred pony. DOB 2005. She is a very kind and sweet mare. She is nervous so needs reassurance. She is good to load, good...

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Category:  14.2hh - 15.2hh Companion Mare

Leyna is a 15hh standardbred chestnut filly. DOB 2011. Leyna has a good temperament.  She is good to handle, good with other horses.  Suitable as a companion horse.  Forever homes...

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Category:  13.1hh - 14.1hh Cob Piebald Pony

Ella is a 13:2hh (approx) piebald cob to make circa 14hh when fully grown. DOB: 2015 (estimated). She is very friendly. Good to catch, lead and with the farrier. Good...

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Category:  13.1hh - 14.1hh Cob Gelding Piebald Pony

Jimbo is a gorgeous 13.2hh blue and white skewbald cob gelding, DOB 2013. He is good to catch, lead and load. Good with farrier. He would make a beautiful show...

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Category:  15.3hh+ Companion Horse Mare Piebald Standardbred

Bessie is a 15.3hh piebald mare. DOB 2007. Good to handle, good with other horses. Has had photosensitivity in the past but can live out all year round while wearing...

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Category:  14.2hh - 15.2hh Gelding In Training Thoroughbred Type

Charlie is a dark bay 14:3hh thoroughbred-type gelding. DOB 2013. Charlie is confident, very friendly, great with other horses, eager to please, very intelligent and a quick learner. Charlie is currently...

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Category:  14.2hh - 15.2hh Filly

Beatrice is a lovely red bay thoroughbred type filly, born 2015. She has a great temperament and is easy to handle. Beatrice is also good with both the farrier and...

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Category:  14.2hh - 15.2hh Mare

Stella is a 14.2hh thoroughbred type, 2013, dark bay mare.  She is currently in a foster home.  If you are an experienced home and looking to adopt Stella, get in...

Category:  Cob Gelding Pony Shetland Strawberry Roan

Derry is a 9hh strawberry roan, Shetland cross gelding.  He has a great temperament, good to catch and lead.  He gets on great with other horses.  A very chilled pony....

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Category:  Connemara Type Gelding Pony Under 3

Milton was born in April 2015. Will make 14:2hh approx, now 13:3hh. Very attractive Connemara type pony gelding. Will be nice eventing type and will excel in all disciplines. He...

Category:  11hh - 12.1hh Gelding Pony Unbacked Under 3

Henry is 12.2hh showy dark grey Connemara cross gelding. Henry has lovely conformation and is a nice mover. He will make a fantastic little all rounder in the right hands....

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Category:  10 - 11hh Gelding Pony

Myles is a 10:2hh, chestnut, light-boned pony gelding. DOB: 2014. He is good to lead, catch and in stable. He has a lovely nature coming around really well.

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Category:  Connemara Type Pony Under 3

Orna was born on the 11th April 2015,  and is 12:2hh. She is a smashing, Connemara type pony, full of personality and character. Will be nice eventing type and will excel...

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Category:  Cob Under 3

Kyle's Background Kyle and Elliot (piebald cobs) were born approx April 2015.  We have given them the 2nd of April as their official birthday. They came in together and stuck to...

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Category:  13.1hh - 14.1hh Cob Mare Piebald Pony

Ellie is a 13:2hh, rising 3, piebald cob mare. Ellie was surrendered into the care of My Lovely Horse Rescue. Forever homes only please.

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Category:  11hh - 12.1hh Gelding Pony

Pat is a very friendly and relaxed 12hh cob gelding. DOB 2014, so he is not yet ready for training yet, however he will make an amazing children's pony/show cob in...

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Category:  12.2hh – 13hh Cob Gelding

Harley came to us really unwell but with the correct care, helped by your sponsorship Harley has thrived! He is now a flashy boy and ready to be adopted! D.O.B....

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Category:  Fiona & Rosa Piebald Pony Shetland

Rosa is a 3 year old Shetland pony and is good to catch, lead and box. She will make a great kids pony. Rosa is also good with other horses...

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Rosa - booked

Category:  11hh - 12.1hh Cob Gelding

MLHR Joel is 2 yrs old approx, 12hh grey gelding. Good to catch and lead. Gets on well with other horses. A good boy for the farrier. He is a...

Category:  11hh - 12.1hh Companion Pony

Amy is about 2 years old and about 12hh.  Good to handle. Good with other horses. Too young to be broken.  Suitable as a companion pony. She has now grown...

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Amy (Booked)

Category:  10 - 11hh 11hh - 12.1hh Mare

Zoe is 11hh and waiting to be adopted by her very own little human. She came in to the care of MLHR with her foal at foot who sadly passed...

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Category:  14.2hh - 15.2hh Companion Horse

Christina is a 15hh standardbred bay mare. Christina is only suitable as a companion horse. She is very sweet and deserves a lovely retirement. Christina gets on great with all...

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Category:  13.1hh - 14.1hh Mare

Bella is a 4 year old,14hh mare. A very flashy girl, Bella is good with other horses, in the stable and to box. She is ready for training.

Category:  14.2hh - 15.2hh In Training Skewbald

Redser is a 5 year old, 14:3hh skewbald male. He has started training and is doing really well.

Category:  13.1hh - 14.1hh Cob Gelding Piebald Pony

We received a call one rainy night about a loose horse running blind on a main road in Dublin. After searching the area we saw that some kind people had...

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Category:  Fiona & Rosa Pony Shetland Skewbald

Fiona is 8 years old and approx 9hh. She is good to catch, lead and box. Fiona will make a great kids pony. She is also good with other horses...

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Fiona - booked

Category:  14.2hh - 15.2hh Gelding Pony Under 3

Ciarán is a very friendly skewbald (cremello & white) 12:3hh gelding. He is good to catch, lead and groom. He gets on well with other horses.  DOB 2014, so still...

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Majella is a 15hh thoroughbred dark bay mare. She is very pretty, has a good temperament and is suitable as a companion horse, not suitable for riding.  Good to box, shoe...

Category:  Cob Colt Miniature Miniature Cob

Freddie Mercury was born on the 4th May 2015. He is a well made miniature cob pony. He was a little apprehensive at the beginning he would stick to his Mam...

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Freddie Mercury


Edward is a 13:3hh male skewbald cob, one of 2 horses found abandoned by PSNI in Craigavon.  They ended up in the horse pound, but the PSNI and locals took...

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Category:  Pony

Rosco is approx 3yrs old and just under 9 hh. He is a curious mini pony who will follow you everywhere. Rosco is good to catch, good with other horses...

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