Keldan from Haldane Icelandics
- Sex: gelding
- DOB: tba
- Sire: Tandri von Roetgen (Imp.GER)
- Dam: tba
Keldan was bred by Haldane Icelandics in Victoria. He was then owned by Yvonne Lehey for a while, before being purchased by Margaret Swan and coming to Narrawin on a permanent working holiday. Since then, his job has been to entertain vistitors, go for long rides in the forest, do horseback archery, skill at arms, mounted melee, and trail courses. I have spent some time riding him in armour as well, and while he is sadly a little too short to joust, he is a great horse to practice on, hitting the quintain, even doing passes.
Gaits & Movement
Four gaited. Nice action, groundcovering gait, capable of good speed. Could probably do a flying pace with a bit of training, but we haven’t tried that.
Good riding horse type, solid. Great legs, short back.
Keldan is curious, eager and fairly forward. He is eminently sensible though and a very smart horse, who loves new stuff and challenges. He is always first at the gate wanting to do somehing. He has b
Keldan is by the imported chestnut stallion Tandri, who is a fine horse to ride (he was started at Narrawin).