below were taken by Fran Scott.
her website. (These
photos may not be used without
from the UK in 2002, Guinness already has
foals on the ground both here and in England.
His bone, temperament, athletic abilities
and awesome, natural action are passed down
to his offspring.
is shown Saddleseat, and has made appearances
at many parades, events and shows. He has
never lost a command class!! The crowds
just love him. In Spring 2004, he learned
how to Drive.
Mill Guinness was bred by John and Frances
McCormick of Chew Mill Farm in England.
He is by Galway Warrior (Shire x Gypsy Horse)
and out of West House's Blossom (Clyde x
Shire). They were kind enough to provide
us with some foal photos of Guinness! (A
big THANK YOU to them!)
Guinness as a foal with his dam Blossom
Guinness in his first show as a two year
old, taking the red ribbon. (first place
Left: Guinness' dam, Blossom. Right: Sire
Galway Warrior (courtesy BFS Gypsy Horses)
were recently contacted by Blossom's current
owner and they have decided to offer her
for sale. If interested please contact us,
and will be happy to pass their info on!
This is a phenomenal mare! She is located
arrived at our farm in April of 2002. He
was the first true drum horse stallion in
North America. The second is his sire, Galway
Warrior, who was imported into the US in
July, 2002. Galway Warrior was once owned
by Her Majesty The Queen and performed the
duties of a drum horse in the Royal Processions,
as well as his siring duties in the Royal
Stud at Windsor. Guinness' grandsire is
the immortal Champion Shire Stallion, Edingale
Mascot (18.3 hands, winner of the National
Shire Horse Show on several occasions before
export to the USA).
began very light training shortly after
coming to America. He was shown briefly
in Huntseat, at basically any class that
we could get entered. We then came across
an Open show that had an Open English Pleasure
class, we took Guinness and for the first
time entered him into a Saddleseat, Three
Gaited class! He took 4th out of 15 horses!!!
We decided that day, he would from there
on out be ridden Saddleseat. Of course we
still do fun things (for Vonnie anyway)
such as trail ride, school Dressage and
we even jump 2'6". (Pictures coming!!)
has spectacular charisma and such character,
we feel truly blessed to be involved with
this stallion. His foals are following in