Our animals

Áróra frá Unnarholti

Mare born 2007
a. Gári frá Auðsholtshjáleigu
u. Glefsa frá Brú

Chestnut who came to us October 2016. Sensitive five-gaited horse who is Kerstin’s riding horse.

Birtingur frá Birnustöðum

Gelding born 2008
a. Forseti frá Vorsabæ II
u. Ljósbrá frá Kjarnholtum I

Pinto who came to us 2014. Tall and good horse for the tours. He still needs some training for riding in the paddock. 

Blíða frá Hvammi

Mare born 2001
a. Hjörtur frá Tjörn
u. Lukka frá Hvammi

A chestnut lady who came from Iceland 2007. Sensitive and cute girl with her curly bangs. Five-gaited horse with soft gaits.

Breki frá Vestri-Leirárgörðum

Gelding born 1998
a. Gustur frá Hóli
u. Bylgja frá Vestri-Leirárgörðum

Quite small with good gaits, well educated and great to ride. Have been competing a lot with Kerstin, been on riding lessons and on tours.

Elja frá Vestri-Leirárgörðum

Mare born 2002
a. Flygill frá Vestri-Leirárgörðum
u. Erpa frá Vestri-Leirárgörðum

Grey mare who came to us 2008, five-gaited horse. She needs a rider who can listen to her needs but without letting her do what she wants to.

Eyrir frá Þúfum

Gelding born 2007
a. Baugur frá Víðinesi 2
u. Eydís frá Þúfum

Pinto with one blue eye. Matti’s own riding and competition horse.

Fengur från Stora Syltvik

Gelding born 2006
a. Frami från Häringe
u. Miska från Stora Syltvik

Calm and nice four-gaited horse who also have been competing. Big and nice trot and canter.

Fiðla frá Minni-Borg

Mare born 2010
a. Dropi frá Stóra-Dal
u. Freydís frá Reykjavik

Chestnut who came to us 2017.

Gneisti frá Lynghóli

Gelding born 2008
a. Krákur frá Blesatöðum 1A
u. Leista frá Lynghóli

Small four-gaited horse with blue eyes. Came to us 2014. He has really nice gaits.

Heiður frá Minni-Borg

Mare born 2007
a. Forkur frá Austurkoti
u. Huggun yngri frá Minni-Borg

Chestnut who came to us 2017.

Hlín frá Minni-Borg

Mare born 2012
a.Garri frá Heysholti
u. Hera frá Minni-Borg

A younger mare who came to us 2017,  bay dun. 

Hvellur frá Vestri-Leirárgörðum

Gelding born 1999
a. Hersir frá Oddhóli
u. Dama frá Vestri-Leirárgörðum

Came to us from Iceland 2008. Nice mentality and good gaits. A calm five-gaited horse who has been in a few competitions.

Kafteinn frá Borgarnesi

Gelding born 2009
a. Klerkur frá Bjarnanesi
u. Von frá Rauðbarðaholti

Funny small grey horse who came to us 2014. Have been competing a few times. A fantastic swimmer!

Kapteinn frá Miðhjáleigu

Gelding born 2005
a. Nn frá Hurðarbaki
u. Orða frá Skáney

Forward going roan who likes to work. Came to us 2014. Have been competing a few times. 

Keilir från Solbacken

Gelding born 2003
a. Týr vom Rappenhof
u. Gilda från Solbacken

A five-gaited horse who is a bit tense but works well in the mountains. Only ridden by us. He is also trained to pull.

Kristall från Kebnekaisefjällen

Gelding born 2009
a. Flipi från Österåker
u. Kátína frá Vestri-Leirárgörðum

Kátina, who have been Matti’s riding horse is mother to this beautiful boy who is born 2009 here at the farm.

Máttur från Björkåsen

Gelding born 2006
a. Bjartur frá Egilsstaðabæ
u. Fiðla från Björnås

Chestnut gelding who came to us in the spring 2014. A tall four-gaited horse who has been competing in four-gait and tölt on loose reins. 

Náttfari frá Melum

Gelding born 2010
a. Hlekkur frá Þóroddsstöðum
u. Djásn frá Melum

Beautiful gelding who came to us in the spring 2016. 

Óttar frá Vestri-Leirárgörðum

Gelding born 2004
a. Hróður frá Refsstöðum
u. Orða frá Vestri-Leirðargörðum

Nice five-gaited horse who has been Matti’s riding horse and competed a lot with good results.

Sóley från Kebnekaisefjällen

Mare born 2009
a. Ísar frá Keldudal
u. Kosning frá Birkihlíð

Born here in 2009. Her mother is Kosning. Nice to work with and has good gaits, but needs clear signals.

Sónar frá Austurkoti

Gelding born 2007
a. Kjarni frá Þjóðólfshaga 1
u. Dýna frá Minni-Borg

Chestnut gelding who came to us 2017.

Sprettur från Bergsbacken

Gelding born 2009
a. Prins från Knutshyttan
u. Iðunn från Fagerland

Moved here in autumn 2015. A five-gaited horse who is under training. He tried the job as a pack horse in summer 2017.

Stígandi frá Minni-Borg

Gelding born 2010
a. Þristur frá Minni-Borg
u. Sóley frá Stærri-Bæ

Came here from Iceland 2017. 

Tígull frá Minni-Borg

Gelding born 2009
e. Fjarki frá Feti
u. Lísa frá Þorlákshöfn

Pinto who came here from Iceland 2017.

Smilla

A wild lady, born 2015. She learns quick but has a lot of her own will. A mixture between Finnish Sami dog and Border Collie. Follows on some riding tours but prefer the snowmobile tours.

Ira

Jenny’s dog, Finnish Sami dog born in 2013. A calm and nice dog who usually follows Jenny on riding tours.

Loka

Sara’s dog, a black and white Border Collie born 2008. Smart dog who loves to cuddle. Have been training and competing in agility when she was younger but now she is mostly at the farm.

Lunar

King of the stable. Quite social but disappears when it’s to much people. Keeps the mice away with some help from the dogs. Born in 2004.

Skáidi och Rippe

Two African dwarf goats who moved here in the summer 2010. Tough, funny animals who do whatever they like. Live in the stable and have taken over there. 

Reindeer

Both Kerstin and Matti own reindeer, but they are in the mountains in the summer and wander down to the forest land in the winter time. For us, the reindeer is a really important animal and a big part of the Sami culture.

Moose

During winter timer we usually have as much moose as horses at the farm. They come here to steal hay from the horses and walk around however they like.