Horse Agility is a competitive unmounted equine sport where the horse and handler navigate an obstacle course on the ground. This equestrian sport is growing in popularity and is a great way to have fun and compete with your horse without riding.
I want to introduce you to Dawn Westcott and her Exmoor pony stallion “Bear”. Dawn and Bear are the 2011 and 2012 International Horse Agility OHLA World Champions.
Hawkwell Versuvius ‘Bear’ is an Exmoor pony stallion born wild and free on Exmoor. Exmoor ponies are the closest relative to the North West European Prehistoric horse and are known for being highly intelligent, independent thinking and somewhat feisty – having been shaped by Nature rather than man. Bear was difficult to [Read more…]