Meet Daffodil! A Curious, Sweet, Mare, Looking For Her Forever Home.

This young mare will make someone a great life long partner, and can go any direction her adopter would like to train her for!

Information
  • Horse Name: Daffodil
  • Price: $800
  • Location: College Station, TX
  • Breed: Missouri Fox Trotting Horse, Paso Fino
  • Gender: Mare
  • Color: Palomino
  • Foal Date:
  • Disciplines:
    • English Pleasure (Prospect)
    • Horsemanship (Prospect)
    • Western Pleasure (Prospect)
    • Ranch Horse (Prospect)
    • Country Pleasure (Prospect)

Description

BEHS 1122- DAFFODIL

ABOUT DAFFODIL

Daffodil came to Bluebonnet when her donor could no longer keep her. Her donor said they believe she is a Missouri Foxtrotter but her first foster home and foster home’s vet think she may be a Paso Fino cross.

Daffodil is a pretty easy keeper. She is very curious and can be very sweet, when she feels like it. She can be moody at times but that could just be the young mare in her.

Daffodil will be competing in the Non-Pro In Hand 12 & Up Division of the Bluebonnet Rescue Horse Training Challenge with youth Concetta Shackett. She will be available for adoption at the Challenge during the Bluebonnet Horse Expo on October 17, 2020 in Taylor, Texas.

You can follow their progress on their Facebook page.

https://www.facebook.com/Daffodil-Concetta-Shackett-Fall-2020-BEHS-Rescue-Horse-Training-Challenge-102298044851342

EVALUATION AND TRAINING

Daffodil leads, loads, and stands for grooming.

She's enrolled in the Fall 2020 Bluebonnet Rescue Horse Training Challenge with a youth handler. They have been working on ground work, manners, and learning to navigate obstacles in hand. She has been saddled and longed with it, and has done well. This will give her a great foundation for her adopter to continue her training.

Daffodil is not broke to ride yet, because she’s a very light framed horse, and we would like her adopter to not start her under saddle until next year (2021). Her challenge partner says she will do best with an adopter that keeps her busy and working. She thrives on consistent engagement and having her mind kept busy. This young mare will make someone a great life long partner, and can go any direction her adopter would like to train her for!

TEMPERAMENT

Trailers: Yes

Bucks: No

Leads: Yes

Bites: No

Ties: Yes

Catches: Yes

Trims: Yes

Bathes: Unknown

Clips: Unknown

Rears: No

Kicks: No

For adoption in Texas and surrounding states – to adopt, fill out our adoption application at http://www.bluebonnetequine.org/index.php/support/online-adoption-application. This horse is located at a foster home in Austin, TX. Adoption Fee: $800

To apply to adopt go to: https://www.bluebonnetequine.org/horse/behs-1122-daffodil/

****This horse is currently enrolled in the 2021 Spring Training Challenge and will not be available for adoption until the Spring Training Challenge which is May 15th in Alvarado, TX.****

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