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My name is Acorn!

Miniature Mix for adoption in Loudon, Tennessee - Acorn
Photo 1 - Miniature Mix for adoption in Loudon, Tennessee - Acorn
Photo 2 - Miniature Mix for adoption in Loudon, Tennessee - Acorn

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Acorn's Info...

I am a special needs pet, in need of an experienced adopter, and up to date with shots.

Acorn's Story...
Acorn is the smallest mare from Jackson TN. She is one of the RRR horses and lucky to be alive. She is probably pregnant (all the mares were with stallions). She is absolutely beautiful and very small. She has some lameness in her front legs and is another one of the mares with stringhalt. She and several of the other horses from this cruelty case have some classic symptoms of stringhalt caused by trying to eat plants that are not safe for horses. This has caused her to have an abnormal gait in her back legs but is not a sever case and is not causing any type of balance issues. She should make a full recovery now that she is in a safe environment getting proper nutrition. We will be addressing her front leg issues to determine if it is related to her hoof care needs or something else like arthritis. She is one of the shy ones and will need some extra TLC to learn to trust people an be a friend again. She is available to foster and is up to date on shots and coggins.

Facts about Acorn

  • Breed: Miniature Mix
  • Color: Paint
  • Age: Adult
  • Size: Small
  • Sex: Female

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Why Adoption is a Great Option

Acorn, a Loudon Miniature was adopted! Here's how you can benefit by looking at adoption as an option to buying a Miniature for sale in Loudon, or seeking a Miniature from a breeder in Loudon.

  1. Rescues and shelter volunteers in Loudon already know the personality and tendencies of their pets. This means they can match you with the right pet. That will makes it much easier transition to owning a pet for yourself and your new pet.
  2. On average adoption fees are much less than you'd pay a Loudon breeder, or pet store. Plus most often rescue pets have already been to the veterinarian for a check-up, had a round of vaccinations, and are spayed or neutered. That is a lot of savings!
  3. You will become a hero, and give a needy dog or cat a loving home. In fact, there are even Miniature breeders who help with Miniature rescue. One puppy or kitten adopted in Loudon paves the way for another one to be saved.