ELPHIN MOUNTAIN CONNEMARAS
Elphin Finola is a bay 14hh mare out of Aluinn dé Haoine. Finola was Dee's first foal, born in 1993, and she proved to be a friendly little filly. Finola was named after her paternal great-great grand dam, Finola of Leam
L: Finola at one day old with her dam Dee
At the age of a year old, Finola made the journey west to Golden, British Columbia, along with her three-quarter sister Elphin Sweet Rosaleen, to Doug Morcom's Starlight Stables. Finola was broken and shown in Hunter by the Morcom's daughter.
Finola in the hunter ring
Finola has since had a good career as a schoolmaster and competition pony at Stoddart Creek Stables.
2007, Finola, second from left, with Elphin Sweet Rosaleen second from right.