Nixon came into our rescue program on November 8, 2016. Nixon came from the Hughes County Sheriff's Office as a cruelty case. Nixon is a Beautiful, Bay, Gaited Breed, Gelding. Nixon is estimated to be 11 years of age. Nixon is emaciated, body score of a 2, infested with internal/external parasites and loaded with ticks. Nixon is enemic due to the tick overload. We have been working hard to get all of them off of him. I have never seen a horse so grossly covered with so many layers of ticks. Nixon is a super sweet boy and so tolerable of us working with him to remove so many ticks. Nixon loads in a trailer and stands for the farrier. This sweet boy has a long road of recovery ahead of him. We will continue to update as Nixon improves. Please consider making a donation towards Nixon's Rehabilitation.
Update March 2017 Nixon is looking wonderful and now ready for his forever, loving home to call his own. We recently learned that Nixon is gaited. Not sure what breed he may be. He is a gorgeous boy with a very stout build. Nixon does not appear to be broke to ride. He has a lot of potential with the right trainer and family. He is a super sweet boy and loves attention. Nixon stands for the farrier and loads in a trailer. Nixon has a current negative coggins, up to date on vaccinations, deworming, dental, and hoof maintenance. If you are interested in adopting this handsome boy, please submit an adoption application or call/email to schedule an appointment to come visit Nixon.
Nixon was picked for our 7th Annual Blaze's Ride to the Rescue Trainer Challenge. He was chosen by Trainer Jocelyn Payne. Jocelyn will be working with Nixon for the next 120 days, turning Nixon into a dependable riding companion. Jocelyn will be going against 13 Trainers in our Trainer's Challenge. Competition is set for May 5th, 2018 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. Nixon will be available for adoption throughout the competition on May 5th, 2018 through an all day silent auction. Nixon is a sweet boy and loves attention. Nixon has a current negative coggins, up to date on vaccinations, deworming, teeth floating and hoof maintenance. Nixon has also been freeze branded for his protection. If you are interested in adopting Nixon, please submit an adoption application and get your pre-approved status, in order to adopt Nixon or one of our other Rescued Horses competing on May 5th, 2018.
Available for Adoption on May 5th, 2018 to pre-approved adopters through a Silent Auction. All bids start at $800.00 on the day of the event only. The day of the event will be the only opportunity to adopt a horse with over $3000.00 of training alone, for the starting bid of $800.00. If the horses do not get adopted the day of the event, the adoption fee will be higher once brought back to our facility.
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.