As the hunting season fast-approaches, perhaps it’s time to consider who will be your mount for this season. Whether you want to jump everything in sight or enjoy a more leisurely pace at the rear of the field, here’s our pick of useful hunters for sale on the Horse & Hound website this week.

Take a look at this week’s selection of hunters for sale on horseandhound.co.uk:

1. ‘Bold and well-mannered’

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Height: 16.1hh

Age: eight

Gender: mare

Selling points: “This ISH by Clover Echo has been used as a hunter and all-rounder. She has competed at BE90 level since 2012 and has hunted with the Cheshire Bloodhounds. She is very scopey with an excellent technique and she also moves very well scoring over 70% at novice level dressage. Good to do with farrier, teeth, to load and to hack out.”

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2. ‘Rolls Royce hunter’

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Height: 18hh

Age: six

Gender: gelding

Selling points: “‘Scotch’ is a true gentleman in all ways. He is a very scopey jumper who is not phased by any fence he is faced with. He has and will jump anything, from a hunt rail to a big hairy hedge with ditch towards. He is impeccable with hounds and has done it all; field mastered, whipped in and sat in the field. Scotch has evented and out of season is a rosette machine. 100% to do and could be ridden by anyone despite his size.”

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3. ‘Outstanding hunter’

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Height: 16hh

Age: eight

Gender: mare

Selling points: “‘Rosie’ is a one of a kind, perfect hunter. She has done pretty much every job on the hunting field, from leading kids at the back, to whipping in, and even hunting hounds. She has immaculate manners and will cross any country; ditches, wire, five-bar gates, hunt jumps and hedges. You name it, she’s done it. She is a serious confidence giver on the hunting field and has also evented to BE100 level. No vices.”

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4. ‘Will jump everything!’

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Height: 16.2hh

Age: nine

Gender: mare

Selling points: “‘Bella’ has evented at BE100 level and has hunted regularly with the Surrey Union, Kent and Surrey Bloodhounds and the Mid Surrey Drag. She is very mannerly in the hunting field and has even team chased. She is 100% in traffic, great to travel and well behaved at events.”

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5. ‘Point and shoot hunter’

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Height: 17.1hh

Age: 11

Gender: gelding

Selling points: “This very talented ISH has spent the past three seasons hunting and participating in one-day events, hunter trials, team chasing and Pony Club events. He jumps ditches, hedges five-bar gates and never stops at anything. He has hunted with the Essex, East Anglian Bloodhounds, Cambridgeshire Draghounds and the Burton and has also field mastered and whipped-in. 100% to clip, shoe, box and hack.”

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6. ‘Amateur’s dream’

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Height: 16.2hh

Age: eight

Gender: gelding

Selling points: “This horse has evented to BE100 level, competing at the 2014 Mitsubishi Motors Grassroots Championship too. He also has 109BD points and is an excellent hunter who will go all day. He is 100% honest and will jump off any stride. Vice free.”

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