8 Year Old 15 HH Cloud Appaloosa Gelding
Faith N Friends Horse Rescue and Sanctuary offers horses for adoption for low adoption charges. Visit visit our web sitefor the adoption form and contract. To approved homes only. Please contact us with any questions or concerns. River is a fifteen hand eight year old cloud appaloosa gelding who was rescued from a sale by Faith N Friends. He has a smooth gait and rides bareback Western or English. River is herd friendly has impeccable ground manners stands for the farrier and leads and loads well. He even likes baths and fly spray! He is rated for Intermediate to Experienced riders because he does like test a new rider from time to time. This boy doesnt date just anyone! River was rescued from the KnoxvilleMascot horse sale in poor health with an unknown history and a number on his hip. He spent quite some time in quarantine before he was well enough to get to play with his other fourlegged friends. He showed clear signs of neglect in his overgrown chipped hooves dull coat and thin sides. After a visit or 2 with the veterinarian and the farrier River is the picture of health and stands with pride. Hes no longer just a number in a muddy pen. River has had several months of riding and training with his foster family. Hes been ridden by women men even kids and hes a gentleman. River likes a great trail ride and crosses water like a champ. He does like to test his rider if he feels theyre unsure at their seat so weve rated him for intermediate to experienced riders.
November 5 2019 on Equine Now