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Phenomenal Jet Black Paso Fino Ready To Train $250

You've Never Met A TRUE Black Beauty Till You've Seen Spartacus
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Seller: SafeHarbor
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Spartacus was abandoned on a farm outside of Nashville. He gives every impression that he was either abused or mishandled in some other way, as his initial impression of people is wariness and fear. Spartacus arrived at Safe Harbor on January 12th, and spent 4 months working with a rescue trainer on socialization.

As of Mid-February, Spartacus started to permit gentle touch. By May he had started working on cues in the round pen, taking a bit when longeing, and doing some long reigning work. He is now moving to a rehab training program to further his training. It is a long and slow process with this boy because of his history, but he is making slow and very steady positive progress. He will be a phenomenal horse for an understanding owner.

He is a stunning boy, beautiful in every way. Spartacus is available now to a qualified home who understands that he needs slow and continuous progressive training. His adoption fee is discounted to $250 in recognition that he is a special horse who needs above average attention.

Here’s some frequently asked questions that may be helpful to you:

Q. What is your adoption process?
A. The first step happens on our rescue website, You fill out the adoption application. Within 48 hours we will contact you to acknowledge your application and talk to you about our horses. We will then check your references, do a site visit where we can talk to you about adoption in person, and then you can meet your potential new horse! The whole process takes about 1 week.

Q. What vetting does a rescue equine receive?
A. All horses in rescue have a current coggins, rabies vaccine and 5 way vaccine. Horses have their hooves trimmed every 8 weeks. Due to concerns with dewormer resistance we no longer deworm on an 8 week rotation. Instead, we have a veterinarian do a fecal examination on an 8 week rotation and deworm when needed. We also provide all necessary medical care for any conditions or injuries that horses may have that come into our care. All male horses and livestock animals are castrated. We provide species appropriate vaccinations.

Q. If I adopt a registered horse from Safe Harbor can I show or breed that horse?
A. We will do what we can to assist in the transfer of all registrations, and have successfully assisted in the transfer of registration. Such transfers are for showing purposes ONLY. Our contract has a strict no breeding clause in it. All male equines are gelded prior to adoption.

Q. If I adopt an animal can it be delivered?
A. Maybe. We do have transport volunteers that will deliver horses to adopters. They charge a transport fee of $50 or $0.50/mile round trip, whichever is greater. This fee is paid to the transporter, not to rescue. It is to compensate them for gas and wear and tear on their vehicles.

Q. I live out of state, can you adopt to me?
A. We adopt to from the same areas that we bring animals in from. This is what we consider our coverage area to be, and is the area where we have volunteer support to do site visits. Geographically, this is about 150 miles in all directions outside of Nashville, TN A map of our coverage area is on our website. If you live INSIDE the area encircled about with the blue line then you are in our coverage area. If you live in an area outside of the blue line, and not shown on this map we will be unable to process an application from you, and recommend that you look into equine rescue and rehabilitation centers closer to your home.

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Horse Name Spartacus
Price $250
Location Readyville, Tennessee
Breed(s) Paso Fino
Sex Gelding
Height 14.2 hands
Color Black
Foal Date Jan 2007
Temperament 6 (1=Bombproof, 10=Hot)
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