Champ came to Safe Harbor via a neglect seizure from the Blount County SPCA–East Tennessee’s only dedicated animal cruelty investigation taskforce. They restored Champ to health, but as they are a task force and not a placement organization they asked us to take Champ in to foster and find a family for.
Champ is sweet and gentle. He does have a BLM Freeze Brand from his roundup, and we will be happy to help his adoptive family learn how to read his brand to learn more about his history. Champ leads, loads and ties. Champ is good for the farrier. He recently spent a year with the Papillion Center as an EAGALA Therapy horse, helping children from hard places as an equine therapist. Champ is arthritic, and our ideal placement for him will be in a companion home where he can keep another equine company and not be ridden. He enjoys a quiet life, and would also be happy as an only horse if someone wanted a sweet gentleman to pet and groom. His adoption fee is waived to the right home.
Safe Harbor Sanctuary is a 501(c)3 non profit rescue based in Middle Tennessee. Please visit our website for our adoption application, and to read more about us (including our adoption area) on our About Adopting FAQ. www.safeharborsanctuary.org.
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