Campus Farm Animals

SUNY Cobleskill’s high quality genetic animals are offered for sale as available throughout the year. These animals are either bred and raised on campus, or donated. SUNY Cobleskill also seeks good homes for adoption of animals when they are retired from Campus.

If you are interested in purchasing a campus animal, please contact Thomas Poltynski, Farm Coordinator, at 518.255.5615 or poltynta@cobleskill.edu. Payment can be made by cash or check in person upon picking up animals from campus. Pick-ups can be made Monday – Friday between 8:00am and 5:00pm, or by appointment.

For Sale

Tempo – Coby's Mistah Beat 5766398  SOLD

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“Tempo” is a 2016 registered, large framed, well-made Quarter Horse gelding that is extremely laid back, with a great personality. He is out of PSU Dont Skipa Verse, by PSU Dynamic Krymsun. His self-carriage coupled with his ground-covering stride and slow legs make him a great all-around prospect. He is started lightly under saddle.

Cost: $5,500 SOLD

Epona – Coby's Final Te 5721602  SOLD

Epona the horse for sale

“Epona” is a 2015 registered, 14.2 hh flashy bay Quarter Horse mare, that is a high quality mover desired in any western event. She has a natural drive and impulsion from behind paired with the ability to lift and extend her front end. She is out of Zipped to a Te (3368354) by PSU Dynamic Krymsun. With the athleticism and high quality this filly possesses, she is bound to succeed in any western event. This mare likes to work. She is currently working regularly under saddle.

Cost: $3,500  SOLD

Dallas – Coby's Krymsun Kid 5899131

dallas the horse

PSU Dynamic Krymsun: This young geldings sire was a top-10 Congress champion, as well as an AQHA Region-5 Champion (Open Western Riding). Additional accomplishments include a 7th place finish in Green Western Riding at the 2012 Quarter Horse Congress, 5th place finish in Limited, and 6th place finish in Open Performance Halter Stallions.

Xssential Asset: This geldings dam has produced several top-10 world champion foals. Xssential Asset’s sire, Protect Your Assets, holds many titles, such as Congress Reserve Champion, AQHA World Champion Sire, Reserve World Champion Sire, and AQHA ROM and Superior Performance Awards. This geldings dam is also accomplished with/in multiple futurity programs. Following back on his mother’s pedigree on (sire side), her great-grand-sire is Zippos Mr Good Bar, who has produced many winning offspring and won several titles himself.

Cost: $2,500  

Lacy – Mainly Mainau OAB-A-M605

Lacy the horse for sale

Lacy the horse for sale

“Lacy” (Mainly Mainau OAB-A-M605) is a 2014 Dark Bay registered Trakehner filly out of the registered Trakehner mare, Mainau (ORB-A-M1923).

Lacy is an intelligent, big bodied, nice mover, who is currently working under saddle. She is a quick learner that is doing well in our program with one rider.

She is by the Thoroughbred stallion, Sea Accounts. His pedigree, career highlights and other information can be found at the web site for DeBracy Sport Horses.

Cost: $2,500

Nelson – Coby's the Wanderer  SOLD

Nelson the horse for sale

"Nelson" is a flashy chestnut gelding, with lots of white, out of Endira, a German bred chestnut Hanoverian mare by the stallion Espri. Before coming to SUNY Cobleskill, Endira competed in Florida and New York, showing in the Level 3, 4, and 5 jumper classes. Endira’s sire Espri notably earned the title “The Hanoverian Stallion of the Year” in 1995.

Nelson’s sire, Glynhafan Traveler, a chestnut 2007 section B stallion (USEF permanent height card at 13.2hh) earned the title of USEF National Adult Hunter Champion in 2014. Traveler also successfully competed on the East Coast Welsh pony circuit in the English pleasure and Western pleasure.

Nelson was shown on the line as a weanling. He won his Sport Pony class and earned the title of Reserve Champion Sport Pony, qualifying him to compete at the 2017 Royal Winter Fair in Canada. At the Royal, Nelson was shown in the Half Welsh Two Year old and Under class and the Sport Pony Foal of Current Year class, placing in the top 6 in both. This colt was bred to be an athletic all around horse, perfect for the junior rider or small adult to enjoy and compete. He is registered with the Welsh Pony & Cob Society of America.

Foaled: April 7, 2017
Sex: Colt
Breed: Half Welsh (Welsh Hanoverian Crossbred)
Registration: Welsh Pony & Cob Society of America, Inc.
Registration Number: H52362
Pedigree: (Glynhafan Traveler x Endira [Espri])
Cost: $3,500 SOLD

Roo – Cobykeene SOLD

Roo the horse

“Roo” is an athletic and intelligent gelding with good substance, size, and movement. Bred and raised in an educational setting, Roo has been lightly backed and utilized in our tack-less curriculum.

From Hilltop Farm:

Riverman’s sire “Redfort” is a Grand Prix dressage horse, and also the full brother to “Ratina Z,” the 1992 Olympic Silver medalist in Show Jumping. This genetic versatility is further highlighted by names in his pedigree, such has “Landgraf” and “Cor de la Bryere” – talented show jumping sires that also appear in many dressage pedigrees.

Cost: $7,500 SOLD

Reba  Coby's Rocking Red Reba (AQHA Registration pending)


“Reba” is a 2019 Roan Filly by “Red White N Good” and out of “Xssential Asset”.

As noted on the website for Red White N Good, “Irish” is a 2009 red road stallion by “Zippos Mr. Good Bar” and out of “Krymsun Jet Set” – dam of 11 Congress titles, three World Championships and a Congress Masters championship.

Irish is a beautiful stallion with a very short back, gorgeous head, great hip, and sweepy movement. He is of an exceptionally good mind. We welcomed his first foal crop in 2015, and we were very pleased! Check out some of his first foals: https://www.redwhitengood.com/

Xssential Asset, this filly’s dam, has produced several Top 10 World Champion foals. Xssential Asset’s sire – “Protect Your Assets” – holds many titles, such as Congress Reserve Champion, AQHA World Champion Sire, Reserve World Champion Sire, as well as AQHA ROM and Superior Performance Awards, and multiple futurity programs. Following back her mother’s pedigree on her sire side, her great-grandsire is Zippos Mr. Good Bar, who has produced many winning offspring, and has himself won several titles.

Cost: TBD

Verse – PS Zips Free Verse  SOLD


PS Zips Free Verse ("Verse") 2003 AQHA registered #4366186, Sorrel Mare by Lucky Zip and out of Rhythmical Verse. Easy to work around and has been started under tack. Although used primarily as a broodmare in a collegiate setting, Verse is no longer breeding sound.


Paris – Xssential Asset  SOLD



Xssential Asset (“Paris”) 2000 AQHA registered #3915121, Bay Mare by Protect Your Assets and out of Black and Elegant. Paris has been used primarily as a broodmare.


Casey – Century Unsung Hero  SOLD

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Century Unsung Hero (“Casey”) 2006 AMHR Registered #174301, Bay Morgan Gelding by DPR Notability and out of Century Shannalie, by Tedwin Taurean. Casey was trained to ride and drive by students in the SUNY Cobleskill Equine Program. He has been used primarily as a driving horse, though he has also been previously ridden Western and English. Suitable for beginner drivers, Casey likes to work. Ring, trail, cones… he has done it. Great ground manners, Casey is easy to work with.

Cost: SOLD

For Adoption

There are currently no animals available for adoption.