Sir Conan Doyle, aka Smoothie, is a 2005 Oldenburg gelding by Sir Donnerhall out of a Lord Sinclair dam. He was imported from Germany in April 2010 and has been in professional training since then. Smoothie has elastic, eye-catching gaits and has inherited his sire’s rideability. He is an uncomplicated horse suitable for the amateur and professional alike. He would especially excel in the young rider arena. He has not had an intense show career but was very successful third level easily scoring in the high 60s. He was then sold 8 months ago to his current owner with a clean vetting and competed at Del Mar at the end of the season winning his 4th level test. In addition to competing in dressage, he has also shown in the 3’ Hunters and the Level 1 Jumpers. He is currently competing I-1, easily scoring a 66% his first time out.
Standing 17.2 hands, Smoothie is a gentle giant. He is easy to handle on the ground, loads easily, stands for the farrier and loves to be clipped.