|Posted on April 9, 2021 at 2:55 AM|
Our bucket baby is doing well.
I'm not quite at a point where i can talk about our loss of Akira just yet. It was really, really hard.
He's ten weeks old now, these photos are of Budz at 8 weeks.
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|Posted on February 21, 2021 at 6:45 AM|
I always do our genetic colour testing through Paractical Horse Genetics in Sydney,
On Friday i got DG Journeyman's colour results back. Lucky i LOVE yellow duns, because that is exactly what he is.
Agouti: A a (one copy bay factor, one copy non-bay)
Red/black: E e (one copy black, one copy red)
Champagne: n n (negative for champagne)
Dun/nd1: D n (positive for dun, one copy)
Pearl: n n (negative for pearl)
MCOA/silver:...Read Full Post »
|Posted on February 6, 2021 at 11:35 PM|
On Tuesday 2nd February we welcomed Buddy to the Dungarron mob.
Out of Currie Park Akira (who is by Maverickdene. Our beautiful stallion CC MacAdie was also by Mav.) by Sue Jarman's beautiful imported stallion, Gillean of Liosmor (known as Silver)
Tail hairs will be sent off this week to determine his colour. He's a very 'brown' looking yellow dun with pangare and a lot of cream guard hairs in ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on February 6, 2021 at 11:00 PM|
3 October 2005 - 9 January 2021
Dam: Benacre Mill Buie
Sire: Barrymoor Dorian
As the result of a snakebite.
Best mate of Cloud, beloved cuddler and paddock ornament. Best swimmer and mud monster.Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 14, 2020 at 12:30 AM|
Finally updated the links page and fixed broken links.
Added links to Australian Studs that have moved from web pages to Facebook pages.
New pony pictures coming soon!
|Posted on May 29, 2020 at 3:05 AM|
Happy to say all of the registrations for the 2019 foal drop are now completed. Woohoo.
|Posted on May 13, 2020 at 3:45 AM|
We've had some rain, winter coats are coming in thick and fast. You can feel winter coming. We're still feeding lots of hay, because although we look green it's mostly weeds and not-great grasses. The dams haven't filled, but there's water in the tanks and creeks.
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|Posted on January 6, 2020 at 3:35 AM|
Happy New Year! Hope everyone had a gorgeous Christmas with your family and friends. We certainly did. We had family out to the farm and despite the heat had a delicious outdoor lunch (thanks to some shade cloth and an industrial fan)
I missed the update for the start of December, but January's update couldn't be more different to November's photos. It's been hot, exceptionally hot, and we...Read Full Post »
|Posted on November 5, 2019 at 12:40 AM|
I went for a walk yesterday afternoon to see how the mares and foals were getting on. They're in a large paddock with varying terrain - well as varying as you can have when you live on the floor of a valley. We finally had some rain after six months of barely any.
The feed in the paddock is sparse but holding, and the mares and foals are doing really well on it (in fact the mares could all...Read Full Post »
|Posted on October 31, 2019 at 2:20 AM|
Just some photos of the mares and foals. They're getting so big so quickly.
I post a lot of photos on the Highland Ponies In Australia and Highland Ponies NSW Facebook pages. Even more on my personal page (Angela Cook) Feel free to send me a friend request if you want to see more pony photos (or email me, email addy can be found on most of the pages/ contact page on this website) I also post ...Read Full Post »