Horses Offered for Sale 

The University of Massachusetts Equine Science Program is proud to offer the following horses for your consideration. For more information or to schedule an appointment to view the horses, please contact Dr. Cassandra Uricchio at curicchio [at] umass [dot] edu or 413-345-0183.

As of February 1, 2016 all university horses will be sold through private treaty. This replaces the sealed bid process used in the past.

Horse Name






Allesandra Q.

(Anhaltiner E x SPS Pik Dame/Pik Koenig)








16.1 hh



Bay State Lexington

(Townshend Sweet Legacy x Bay State Roberta/Windcrest Highlander)








15.0 hh



Bay State Mitchell SOLD

(GKB Coal Magic x HR Clearly Legal/Clearview Commander)





Colt (intact)


14.0 hh



Bay State Moonlight Magic

(GKB Coal Magic x UC Mischief Managed/UC Toranodo)
Morgan  2  Filly 15.0 hh & growing!  $1,000.00

Bay State Ophelia

(Gladheart Black Harris x UC Mischief Managed/UC Domination)











Dornroeschen U.M. SOLD

(Donar Weiss GGF x Weltrose/Weltmeyer)








15.3 hh



Farrah Fawcett Q.

(Wertherson x Alandra Q/Anhaltiner E)








16.2 hh



Floretta U.M.

(Wertherson x Allesandra Q/Anhaltiner E)








16.0 hh



Stockbridge Sonnet U.M. SOLD

(Schroeder x Allesandra Q/ Anhaltiner E)











UC Mischief Managed (“Emma”) SOLD

(UC Domination x UC Courage Under Fire/UC Toranodo)
 Morgan  8  Mare  15.2 hh  SOLD

Allesandra Q.   (Anhaltiner E x SPS Pik Dame/Pik Koenig)

2001 Bay Registered Hanoverian Mare

Allesandra Q.

High Performance Mare at 2016 American Hanoverian Society Inspection with score of 7.72.
Exceptional broodmare for the university, currently with foal by her side. Has settled with both
fresh and frozen semen. Will be available at weaning (November) and ready to breed for
spring 2020.

Price: $1,000.00

Bay State Lexington - SOLD
              (Townshend Sweet Legacy x Bay State Roberta/Windcrest Highlander)

Bay State Lexington

2016 Bay 15.0hh Registered Morgan Mare

Out of prolific grand-sire “Legacy’s Viking”, this stunning Morgan Mare is ready to enter your training
or breeding program. With correct Morgan type and movement, she would be a great driving or
hunter prospect. Her dam excelled in the Morgan Dressage circuit before retiring to our university
breeding herd. Special thanks to Nancy Caisse from Townshend Morgans in Bolton, MA for donating
her sire for this wonderful cross!


Bay State Mitchell SOLD   (GKB Coal Magic x HR Clearly Legal/Clearview Commander)
Bay State Mitchell

2017 Dark Bay Registered Morgan Colt

This little colt is fondly named after the former Director of the Stockbridge School, Dean William
Mitchell. Handsome and bold, this young stallion has lots of potential with a dynamite pedigree!
Currently 14.0hh and growing. By GKB Coal Magic, accomplished Morgan dressage stallion with
national and world titles through Intermediare 1. Out of HR Clearly Legal, 3-yr Mare National
Champion and dam of Classic Pleasure National Champion “CBMF Street Legal” & Reining
National Champion “SMC Clear Shot”.

Special thanks to Sebring Stables and Dr. Lucy Tidd for this cross.



Bay State Moonlight Magic  (GKB Coal Magic x UC Mischief Managed/UC Toranodo)



2017 Bay Registered Morgan Filly

Feminine, sensitive and people-loving filly with a dynamite trot!  Currently 14.2hh and growing. By GKB Coal Magic, accomplished Morgan dressage stallion with national and world titles through Intermediare 1. 

Special thanks to Dr. Lucy Tidd for this cross.

Price: $1,000.00


Bay State Ophelia (Gladheart Black Harris x UC Mischief Managed/UC Domination)
Bay State Ophelia

2019 Dark Bay Morgan Filly

Friendly, inquisitive, and full of Morgan type! Her sire, Gladheart Black Harris, is by the AMHA
Sport Horse Award recipient DJJJ Ebony Gold, and currently shown in open competitions through
third level dressage. Her pedigree also includes lines to UVM Elite and Courage of Equinox on her
dam side. At liberty in the field, Ophelia shows natural action and cadence with a bright future
ahead of her! Special thanks to Jack and Bernadette Stang from Gladheart Morgan Horses in
Corvallis, OR for this breeding. Available at weaning in November.

Price: $1,000.00

Dornroeschen U.M.    SOLD   (Donar Weiss GGF x Weltrose/Weltmeyer)

Dornroeschen U.M.

2014 Homozygous Black 15.3hh Registered Hanoverian Mare

With great dressage lines and impressive skill in the jump chute, consider this mare as your next
prospect! Green broke but out of work since April due to a research study, she is now ready to
re-enter a training program with a strong professional. Special thanks from Rachel Ehrlich from
Greengate Farm in New Braintree, MA for this breeding.


Farrah Fawcett Q.         (Wertherson x Alandra Q/Anhaltiner E)   SOLD

Farrah Fawcett Q.

2008 Bay 16.2hh Registered Hanoverian Mare

Elite Mare Candidate with a score of 7.63 at the 2015 American Hanoverian Society Inspection. Has been out of work since April due to a research study, and ready to find a new home where she can continue her riding career. Medical disclosure(s): History of colic surgery (9/2014).

Price: SOLD

Floretta U.M.            (Wertherson x Allesandra Q/Anhaltiner E)   SOLD

Floretta U.M.

2014 Chestnut 16.0hh Registered Hanoverian Mare

Lovely, old Hanoverian lines in this elegant mare’s pedigree! Started under saddle at the university,
Floretta is now ready to transition to her career as a sport horse. Her sire, Wertherson, was
renowned for his virtually perfect conformation and noted as an over the top sire of fillies.
Wertherson was an extremely successful FEI competitor, and in his last year of competition
earned a median score of over 65% at Prix St. Georges and over 66% at Intermediare I. Special
thanks to Suzanne Quarles from Someday Soon Farm in MD for this breeding!
Medical disclosure(s): Stifle lumpectomy (5/2017); Incisor extraction (10/2016)

Price: SOLD

Stockbridge Sonnet U.M.  SOLD     (Schroeder x Allesandra Q/ Anhaltiner E)

Stockbridge Sonnet U.M.

2019 Bay Hanoverian Filly

This filly has both size and athleticism! Her sire, Schroeder, is a superior FEI Grand Prix dressage
stallion with super character (rated 9), powerful movement, and excellent jumping ability as well.
His offspring have his super character/trainability, modern type, uphill build, leggy, good topline,
pretty heads and powerful fancy gaits. Special thanks to Kathy Hickerson from Majestic Gaits in
Brookline, NH for this breeding. Available at weaning in November.


UC Mischief Managed (“Emma”) (UC Domination x UC Courage Under Fire/UC Toranodo) SOLD

2011 Bay Registered Morgan Mare

Started in harness and under saddle at the University of Connecticut under the direction of Mr. John Bennett. Emma was purchased by UMass for our Morgan breeding program and has produced two lovely fillies for us! Easy to get in foal with fresh or frozen semen and even easier to foal out. Excellent mother. She was also used in our Breaking and Training course during her “off year”. Strong foundation in the cart - remembers her training well! Will need time to develop her canter under saddle. Has a lot of potential as a Classic Pleasure show horse with a solid restart - her naturally animated trot is impressive! 


Horses Offered for Adoption - currently there are no horses available for adoption

The University of Massachusetts Equine Program is also dedicated to making sure our older school horses find excellent retirement homes. The following horses are available for adoption. , Please make sure to look through our Adoption Application, and Lifetime Adoption Agreement.


Sale Specifications:

1) Buyers may have a pre-purchase exam by a veterinarian at their expense within 7 days of the notification that they have been awarded the sale.

2) Pre-purchase viewing of horses can be arranged through appointment only and requests should be sent to Dr. Cassandra Uricchio at curicchio [at] umass [dot] edu or by calling 413-345-018

3) After award of the sale of the horse(s), payment must be in the form of a valid bank treasurer’s check or money order payable to the University of Massachusetts Amherst and delivered to the UMass Amherst Procurement Department; 407 Goodell Building; 140 Hicks Way; Amherst, MA. No cash payments will be accepted.

4) Upon receipt of payment, the buyer will receive a signed Bill of Sale from the UMass Amherst Procurement Department for the horse(s) purchased. The Buyer must take the signed bill of sale to the Hadley Farm to pick-up the horse. No horse will be released until the signed bill of sale is presented.

5) The Buyer is responsible for transportation of the horse the same day the signed bill of sale is issued unless prior arrangements have been made.

6) The buyer acknowledges that all horses are sold “as is” and “where is”. The University makes no representations regarding the suitability of the horse for any purpose.

Where are they now?

New Owner Horse
Kris Cathline Bay State Flash of Blue
Anne Wiktor Bay State Fredrico        
Kristina Hartwell Bay State Guinness
Amy (Gehrig) Howard Bay State Isabella
Mai Wisdom Bay State Lincoln
Serena Chaves Bay State Mitchell
The Roberts Family Bay State Narcissus
Alexis Duda Bay State Notorious
Elizabeth Pelis Bay State Odyssey
Bay State Patriot  
Bay State Yankee
Carly Hanson Bay State Precision
Mimi Keith Bay State Roberta
Helen Guiheen & Cathy Miller/
Crestwind Farm
Bay State Unique
Bay State Envy
Sydney Nassiff Bay State Vigil  
Tina/Divinity Dressage Bay State Wisdom
Suzanne Gottschang Bay State Zephyr
Lovelane Special Needs Horseback Riding Cachez CH
Kaila Snape Chico
The Reed Family De Soleil U.M.
Marcus Rhatigan Dr. Weltklasse U.M.“Dewey” 
Christine Valardi Dornroeschen UM
Josh Merritt/Meadowmere Farm HR Clearly Legal “Annie”
Lisa & Wayne Hassinger Juniper (B Glorious)
Hannah Lydotes Kaleidoscope Kit U.M.
Candace Marsh King Louie
Marthe Reynolds/AboutSigi.Com Libertine’s Signature
Sue Nichols Colanda “Loni”
Marina Callahan Neighlee Q
Kim Bent Nick (Necco of Whale Cove)
Cristian Lett O’Brien
Ann Bonneville Paddy (Cool Paddy O’Toole)
Betty Waidlich Pavlova “Dove” 
Sue Nicols Rococo
Courtney Halfrey Rosie
Lizzie Feldman Sarge
Zoe Bandola Stockbridge Sonnet UM
Josh Merritt/Meadowmere Farm Ulenfield Elation
Kari Holbrook/Amara Farm Wait and See U.M.
Larry Poulin Wrudolph U.M.
Ken Whelihan Wuenderkind U.M.