Shakira came into our rescue program on August 27, 2016. Shakira came into our rescue program from the Oklahoma City Animal Welfare Division along with 2 other horses. Shakira is a Beautiful, Black/White, Paint, Mare. Shakira is estimated to be 2 years of age. Shakira is thin but gaining weight. Shakira is a shy horse and afraid of people. She is settling in and learning to adjust and trust but it is a slow process. Shakira is halter broke and broke to lead. She needs a lot of hands on attention and a humane level of training. She is a super sweet girl and has a lot of potential in the right hands. Shakira has a current negative coggins, up to date on vaccinations, deworming, and hoof maintenance. If you are interested in adopting this sweet girl, please submit an adoption application or call/email to schedule an appointment to come visit Shakira.
Shakira was picked for our 7th Annual Blaze's Ride to the Rescue Trainer Challenge. She was chosen by Trainer Christine Barcellus. Christine will be working with Shakira for the next 120 days, turning Shakira into a dependable riding companion. Christine 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. Shakira will be available for adoption throughout the competition on May 5th, 2018 through an all day silent auction. Shakira is a sweet girl and loves attention. Shakira has a current negative coggins, up to date on vaccinations, deworming, teeth floating and hoof maintenance. Shakira has also been freeze branded for her protection. If you are interested in adopting Shakira, please submit an adoption application and get your pre-approved status, in order to adopt Shakira 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.