Little Foot came into our rescue program on August 13, 2016. Little Foot came from the Luther Police Department along with 5 other horses. Little Foot is a Beautiful, Sorrel, Quarter Horse, Gelding. Little Foot is estimated to be 3 years of age. Little Foot is emaciated, body score of a 3, infested with internal/external parasites. Redneck has a low HCT (anemia) can be secondary to infection, parasitism, and vitamin and mineral deficiencies. Elevated globulins are most commonly due to infection, but can also be due to dehydration. Little Foot is a super sweet boy. He stands for the farrier and loads in a trailer. Little Foot stands at 13.1 hands tall. We will continue to update as Little Foot improves. Please consider making a donation towards Little Foot's Rehabilitation.
Little Foot was picked for our 6th Annual Blaze's Ride to the Rescue Trainer Challenge. He was chosen by Adult Trainer Robert "RW" Pietro. RW will be working with Little Foot for the next 132 days, turning Little Foot into a dependable riding companion. RW will be going against 10 Adult Trainers in our Trainer's Challenge. We also have 5 Youth Trainers competing in our Trainer's Challenge. Competition is set for May 20, 2017 at the Heart of Oklahoma, Shawnee Expo Center, Shawnee, Oklahoma. For additional information regarding our Trainer's Challenge, please visit our trainer's challenge website and follow your favorite Trainer/Rescue Horse on their journey to competition. Blaze's Ride to the Rescue Trainer Challenge. Little Foot will be available for adoption throughout the competition on May 20, 2017 through an all day silent auction. Little Foot is a sweet boy and loves attention. Little Foot has a current negative coggins, up to date on vaccinations, deworming, teeth floating and hoof maintenance. Little Foot has also been freeze branded for his protection. If you are interested in adopting Little Foot, please submit an adoption application and get your pre-approved status, in order to adopt Little Foot or one of our other Rescued Horses competing on May 20, 2017.
Update May 2017 Little Foot leads at a walk or trot at about 2 foot from handler, he can be pushed out to full arms length if asked and can be lead without a lead rope. He is easy to groom, will stand tied or untied. He saddles from either side, can be rode bareback, English or Western. He can be mounted right after saddling, does not have to be lunged beforehand. He may get excited at a new place and prance, simply turn him in tight circles in both directions and walk him out, he settles right down. Little Foot has been worked to be a trail class horse, trail or pleasure horse. He handles obstacles great. He walks, trots, lopes and will run if asked. Side passes, laterials, backs and turns while backing. He has an awesome stop! You can swing a rope off of him or shoot off of him. He has been introduced to about every scary thing from water, dogs, plastic bags, objects that jump out, bicycles, motorcycles, dogs, rabbits, cats, etc., so that he is safe on the trails. He does on hand reining or two hand, he responds to leg cues and voice command. He can be mounted from either side, with or without a mounting block, he will open and close gates while mounted, etc.,. He loads in a trailer very well. Little Foot is an in your pocket type of horse but respects your space. He is one you don't want to miss out on. Come check him out on May 20th!
Update May 23, 2017 Little Foot and RW are this year's 6th Place winners of the Adult Division of our 6th Annual Blaze's Ride to the Rescue Trainer's Challenge. These two did a remarkable job and quite the team! So very proud of Little Foot and RW for an amazing job well done. You can watch Little Foot's performance with Trainer RW Pietro here: Team Little Foot.. Congratulations Little Foot and RW! Your performance is one to remember!
Little Foot has been adopted by a wonderful family in Blanchard, Oklahoma. Little Foot is going to be extremely well loved and spoiled rotten in his forever, loving home. We are thrilled that this beautiful boy found the forever, loving family he deserves where he will receive an unlimited amount of love and attention.
Please call or email to schedule an appointment to visit the horses currently available in our rescue program. We are generally available BY APPOINTMENT Monday - Thursday after 5:30 and generally anytime Friday - Sunday BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. We do maintain full time jobs, so we are not always available on weekdays. Please be patient with us and we will return your call/email as soon as possible.