Amy Nelson Equestrian

Hummingbird Show Horses - For Sale
We currently have several show horses for sale.  Please scroll down and set what we have available.

 





 
 

 

Wisemans Felice
"Felice"
$3000
2009 Model
15.1hh Registered Thoroughbred Mare
  • Jumper/Eventer
  • This gal has the scope and athleticism to GO BIG.  Show experience and champion in jumpers, halter (great conformation), and trail (she's brave and does well with new things).
  • Correct mover - 3 attention grabbing gates
  • Stands for mounting, lunges, clips, ties, loads, stands quietly for farrier.  No vices.
  • Great Breeding - her half brother "Wise Dan" was Horse of the Year 2 years in a row!!
  • Worked over cross country obstacles & in wide open jump field - VERY BRAVE.  Up and down hills, over tarp, coop, log jumps, through water.
  • Eligible for $1000 year end award with Thoroughbreds Helping Thoroughbreds in St Louis area, as she raced at Fairmount Park in 2013.
  • Check out her race record and pedigree HERE
  • Assumed sound for all disciplines.
  • She was broke to ride for the track by Amy Nelson of Hummingbird Stables in 2011, so she has known this horse for several years.  Felice is great to work with and easy to handle.  Our kids clean her stall while she's in there and she gives them "kisses!"
  • Currently needs an intermediate - advanced rider



 

 Felice schooling at Hummingbird Stables

 
 




 

Ciscos Lucky Strike
"Striker"

***OUT ON LEASE***

2010Model
16.1hh Registered Appaloosa Gelding

  • SAFE, Flashy Show Hunter
  • Great horse for the whole family!
  • Never needs lunged at a show...this guy is consistent and solid.  This packer will take care of you, even in windy, spooky conditions he doesn't get bothered by anything!
  • You can pull him out of the pasture after weeks of standing and he's the same easy mount.
  • Hunt Seat/HUS/Equitation ribbon winner
  • Knows basic dressage movements - leg yield, half pass at the walk/trot.
  • Commands attention at shows...always getting compliments!  Judges say he's a very correct mover, and great personality.
  • Great mover - always in the ribbons with lots of 1sts and 2nds under saddle. Even got 2nd place in 3 yo Halter at the State Appaloosa Show in Illinois!
  • Would be perfect for Hunter A Shows, quiet enough for pony club or a kid's mount
  • Being used as a lesson horse for beginner riders!  Totally safe with good brakes.
  • VIDEO - SEE BELOW!!!

 

Rides ENGLISH and WESTERN!  Western Video Coming Soon.

 Striker at a recent show (October 2013) - He got loads of 1sts and 2nds.  He was super calm in spite of the high winds all day, as you can see in the video!!

 

 

Beginner Lesson (above)

Additional Free Jump (below)

  

  

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

  

Crickets Solo Chevy
"Cricket"
**SOLD!**

$3500

2002 Model
16hh Registered Paint Gelding

 

  • Gorgeous Tobiano Hunter/Jumper
  • He turns heads in the show ring
  • Cricket is super smart and trainable
  • Show miles, good with teens and students
  • Was 6th in points for 2012 season in local show circuit out of around 200 horses showing English
  • Very fancy in the hunter ring.
  • Correct mover
  • Has jumped - will do great in jumpers or eventing with more training
  • stands, loads, ties, clips
  • Has the scope to go big!
  • Great on the trails!
  • Rides bareback, rides double
  • Great for mounted games and kids
  • Adorable, sweet face and cute markings
  • Not spooky!  He wore a FULL SHARK COSTUME at YCHS in 2011.
  • Beautiful headset and frame
  • Lovely walk, trot and and relaxed canter
  • Takes advanced beginner rider


    **Video on the Hummingbird Stables Facebook Page - www.Facebook.com/HummingbirdStables


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


"Asi'i
"
(pronounced uh-see-ee...means 'forgiveness/second chance' in Guam)
FOR SALE in the future

 

2008 Model
16.3hh Registered Thoroughbred Gelding

 

  • Gorgeous frame...currently schooling .75m and getting showmiles
  • Super sweet personality - he loves attention
  • Two Left Socks and blaze...his sire was double registered TB and APHA
  • Correct mover - w/t/c in frame.
  • Show experience.  Easy to handle, not spooky!
  • Jumps anything you point him at - SCOPEY
  • Very willing and aims to please
  • Has done some trails alone...and schooled cross country.
  • Jumper/Eventer - super scopey to go big
  • Gets along well with others!
  • Will likely go at least 1.35m or higher!  Great High Junior/AO Prospect

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cast Away
"Chuck
"
***SOLD***

$1200

2003 Model
17hh Oldenburg Gelding
**flatwork only**

 

  • Give this HUGE guy a new show home!
  • Countless showmiles
  • Great Dressage or Hunter Under Saddle horse
  • Wonderful lateral work
  • Very correct mover
  • Trained by a trainer who works for an Olympic rider
  • Eyecatching in movement and size
  • Will bring in the ribbons in Dressage!
  • Autochanges to die for
  • Has a kind eye and aims to please
  • UTD on shots/coggins.  Loads easily
  • Lifetime USEF membership
  • Due to no longer jumping, the owner has decided a good home is more important than recouping any losses, which is why he is priced to sell.

 

  • ****Due to heavy jumping in the past, he has developed some arthritis in his knees and is no longer suitable for a jumping career.  He is a big, bold mover, and a lovely ride.  Give Cast Away a job and show home.  He has countless showmiles.  He is branded but does not come with papers.  Try him out today!  Listed for a client who's daughter is in medical school so he must be rehomed asap.  Has had cortisone injections only.  NOT at Hummingbird Stables but located in Rochester, IL.

Cast Away - walk, trot, sitting trot

Cast Away - Canter

 Cast Away - auto flying lead change

 

  

Checkbehindthezipper
"Dolce"

***SOLD***

Congratulations Kenzie!

$3300

2010 Model
Registered Red Roan APHA

  • 14.2hh - Large Pony eligible
  • Sweet Filly, fancy Hunter pony
  • Walk/trot with ease, backs up, side passes
  • Lovely canter...super slow and relaxed for hunters
  • Has practiced halter and showmanship - squares up nicely!  Show Ribbon Winner - 3rd Place in Showmanship.
  • Champion in her Hunter division at MOHJO show in St Louis area
  • Rides English or Western - could easily do western pleasure
  • Trail ridden through woods alone and through pond - not spooky!!  Brave and not herd/barn sour.
  • Currently doing Poles Hunter, and light Crossrails
  • Cross ties, ties, stands for farrier - will stand tied to trailer.
  • Very easy to work with - will stand with a rider all day!
  • Easy keeper, barefootwell with trainin
  • UTD on shots/coggins (just done 3/2013!)
  • Her dam is Jackie Loot by Gran Loot, Sire is Gran Cowboy

PLEASE SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO
AND PHOTO GALLERY.

 

  

  

  

 

 

Wrong Song
"Sonata"
AVAILABLE FOR PARTIAL LEASE - AT HORSESHOWS
No Longer for Sale -
Staying at Hummingbird Stables as a Lesson Horse!

2009 Model
Registered Bay Thoroughbred mare

Brand New Show pics Below!

  • 15.3 hh
  • Hunter/Jumper/Eventer
  • Bloodlines- Secretariat lineage
  • Cute mare with great breeding!
  • Gorgeous gaits! Even trot for hunters, very efficient movements for jumpers and eventing.  Moves of your leg with ease...side passes and lovely turns.  Carries herself in frame.
  • Side passes, leg yeilds.
  • Ridden by children and adults
  • Currently jumping 2' with ease, the scope to easily bring you to 3' or beyond!
  • Brave to the jumps
  • Does not rush the fences
  • SUPER LAID BACK!  Not spooky - this girl has seen it all!

 

 

     
    located at Hummingbird Stables

 14 year old lexi rides Sonata for the first time (more than a walk) and jumps 2' course

 

 

 

Sonata cleaned up - IFS Show at the NEC she got ribbons in every class!  This was Lexi's first time showing at 2', and she got 3rd place!
14 year old Lexi got 1st on Sonata on the flat as well - her first real practice on Sonata was the day before the show!

  

  

 

Cookie Dancer
 SOLD!

$1200  adoption fee

2008 Model
Chestnut Thoroughbred filly

  • 15.3 hh
  • Hunter/Jumper, Dressage, Western prospect
  • BEING SOLD AS PLEASURE HORSE ONLY - bloodlines
  • Race training
  • No vices
  • Sound after bow last year.  Would be great in a new career!  Finish her to be your perfect dream horse!
  • Is back at the track to race if not sold - so she's totally sound!
  • Great flashy project.
  • Will go to a good home only, no racing or breeding.
  • Training with Amy Nelson Equestrian available upon request

 

    located at Fairmount Racetrack 

 

 

 

  

Line Castle
"Cassie"
SOLD! Congratulations Russ G.

2006 Model
Bay Thoroughbred Mare

  • 15.3 hh

Give this sweet gal a new home!  Line Castle - "Cassie" - was a former winning racehorse.  She now must found a new home.  Easy to handle, sweet disposition.  Has not been ridden in awhile, was a broodmare but due to reproductive issue cannot be bred.  Was rescued from a bleak future.  New pics coming soon after her "spa treatment!"

***New arrival at Hummingbird Stables for training and new career!  Make an offer to adopt her...will be lesson horse/available for lease soon.

 

  • NO BREEDING OR RACING
      located at Hummingbird Stables
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    Dr Emily - SOLD!  Congratulations Jane!
    $2500 

    2009 Model
    Bay Thoroughbred filly

    • 16 hh
    • Hunter/Jumper/Eventer Prospect
    • Race training
    • Easy to work with - I've ridden her at the racetrack
    • Believed sound for all disciplines
    • Training with Amy Nelson Equestrian available upon request
    • Race Record
    • Email/call for more info
    • Some white on her front legs is cooling cream used at the track

      located at Fairmount
     
     
     

      Alana and her new owner "Shayna" 2012

     

    Alana - SOLD!
    Congratulations Shayna!

    Letter from the new owner's dad:

    "Alana is doing well. Shayna has been working with her trainer and hopes to do her first Barrel ride at the Pekin riding club in September...Will forward you some pictures of the show. Hope you are doing well, really enjoyed meeting you and Alana has become another member of the family. She is a very sweet horse, stands while Shayna saddles and brushes her and gets along with our other mare very well. We could not be happier with her."

    SOLD!  $2500

    2002 Model
    non registered Missouri Fox Trotter

    • 14.1 hh
    • Sweet trail horse
    • Amazingly smooth gaits!
    • Very kind eye and lovely personality
    • Really nice ground manners
    • Loads, clips, stands well for farrier
    • Perfect size!
    • Has done parades
    • Ride alone on trails in high winds
    • Super easy to steer - rides in a hackamore
    • Side passes/leg yields
    • Gaited - Walk, fast gait, trot, canter
    • Could be trained for pony hunter/jumpers
    • Will walk over bridges, let you get the mail, and other trail class obstacles!
    • Also rides English and jumps!
    • Great running barrels - she loves it!  Amazing turns, would be perfect for 4H. 
    • Laid back
    • Currently being used for lessons with kids, including a 6 year old...off lunge line her 3rd lesson ever!

     

    6 year old Hailey riding Alana

     

     

     

    Mysti's Mercedes
    "Mysti"

    $5500 - SOLD!

    1998 Model
    Registered Tennessee Walker

    • 15.2 hh
    • Sweet bombproof trail horse
    • Beginner/child/husband safe!
    • Loads, clips, stands well for farrier
    • Gaited - super comfortable ride.  Walk, running walk - really nice!
    • Flashy black/white with one blue eye, one brown eye
    • No vices/health issues
    • Side passes/leg yields
    • Will ride on road, with traffic, through fields, in high winds, over bridges, etc.
    • Rides English too, and jumps
    • Taken on weekend camping trips, ridden all over wooded trails, countless locations
    • Registered with the National Spotted Saddle Horse Association

      

     

     

    Lightening Jack - SOLD!
    $800

    1992 Model
    American Saddlebred Gelding

    • 16 hh
    • Naturally 5 Gaited
    • White/Bay Pinto
    • 5 super smooth gaits
    • "Romeo" is a wonderful trail horse!  Easy to ride, not spooky.  Has been trailered to trails.
    • Some show experience - very calm in the ring
    • Kid/husband safe
    • VERY sweet personality, and anyone can ride this dependable guy!
    • Sound, no vices
    • Clips, bathes, loads, ties

     

     

    Jess's Royal Snow - SOLD!
    $1000 adoption fee

      born 4-30-10
    Registered Appendix Quarter Horse gelding

    • Out of Royal Evening Snow (sire) and Good Time Jess (dam)
    • Bay with star
    • Sweet disposition
    • Not broke to ride...will start under saddle for increased adoption fee

     

      

     

    Lite in the Night - SOLD!
    $500 adoption fee

    1998 Model
    Registered Thoroughbred

    • 16 hh
    • Former racehorse and broodmare
    • Lunges, clips, loads
    • Some under saddle training in 2011
    • Easy to work with - walk/trot
    • Great project horse for dressage/hunter/jumper!

     

     

     


    Woodlands Odyssey - SOLD
    Congratulations Kelly!

    $13,500

    2002 Model
    Thoroughbred/Welsh Cross gelding

    • 15.3 hands
    • Hunter/Jumper
    • Show miles - shown at 2'6"
    • Jumps 3' courses
    • Super honest...just point him at a jump and he does the rest!!
    • Great form over jumps
    • Learn how to jump on "Homer" and you'll always be in the ribbons!
    • Very fancy Junior Hunter, Short Stirrup, or Adult Amateur Hunter Prospect
    • Auto lead changes
    • No health issues or vices
    • Bathes, loads, clips
    • Chestnut with hind socks, star, strip, and snip

     

     

     

      

      

     

    Good Time Jess - SOLD
    Congratulations Marissa!!
    $2000

    2002 Model
    Registered Thoroughbred mare

    • 15.3 hands
    • Former Racehorse
    • Professional re-training for hunter discipline and trails
    • Hunter/Jumper - Jumps 2'3"
    • Trail horse -has been ridden on road and in fields
    • Will do trail course at the Stables - walk over bridge, jump logs, even walk on 'teeter totter' bridge
    • Does great on trails!  Leads or rides alone
    • Ridden Western
    • Kid Safe!!
    • Husband Safe
    • NOTHING bothers this girl...very quiet and sweet

    • Would be great in 4H
    •  "Jess" has a fun personality!
    • Ridden English by an intermediate 11 year old girl over poles, and by a 16 year old over fences
    • Ridden bareback with just a halter and lead rope
    • SEE VIDEO BELOW!

     

     

      

    Dominics Legend -
    SOLD!  Congratulations Kelli!

    2006 Model
    Registered Quarter Horse gelding

    • 16.0 hands
    • AQHA Registered
    • Former Racehorse
    •  Walk/Trot/Canter english or western
    •  Western Pleasure prospect, or hunter under saddle prospect
    •  "Legend" is a gorgeous guy...you have to meet him!  Three amazing gaits!
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