Celie

Posted on May 10, 2017

Celie
Breed: Quarter Pony

Size: 13.3HH

Age: 24 Years

If you have a young child who is ready for the first horse there are a few things you may want–short, stocky, safe, and slow come to mind–the 4 S’s that build a great start for a young rider.  Celie has all of these!

She’s a former lesson pony who was abandoned at a boarding facility for 2 years.  Celie is undergoing weight gain rehab, and then we will get her back under saddle again so she will be ready for your young rider.  She’s the been there/done that pony.  She’s toted young ones for years and years, and she is a stout pony who is fine to keep on truckin’.

Celie’s adoption fee is an affordable $250 and she is current on shots/coggins.  Apply to adopt by CLICKING HERE!

About Her Name: Celie is the protagonist and narrator of The Color Purple by Alice Walker. Celie is a poor, uneducated black woman with a sad personal history. She survives a stepfather who abuses her and steals her babies and also survives an abusive husband. As an adult, Celie befriends and finds intimacy with a blues singer, Shug Avery, who gradually helps Celie find her voice. By the end of the novel, Celie is a happy, independent, and self-confident woman.

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.