Louise

Louise

Breed: Donkey Age: 3 Approx Gender: Jennet PENDING ADOPTION: Louise is a very young adult bown jennet with light points.  She came to Safe Harbor with her daughter, Loretta.  Louise was found abandoned, and was very thin on arrival with hooves in terrible condition.  She had the elf-shoe look to her feet, and likely had never been trimmed before. Louise is very friendly and loves attention.  Typical of starvation her true passion is food.  She can become pushy at meal times, but her foster mom is working with her on this.  Other than hoof rehabilitation and proper feeding she has no other health maintenance issues that need to be addressed.  She is currently eating Strategy and high quality hay.  Louise’s adoption fee is...

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Maestro

Maestro

Breed: Donkey Size: Small Standard Gender: Gelding Maestro is a very friendly young man.  He is good for the farrier, and truly has not shown any vices since he has been in foster.  He leads, loads, and ties well, and enjoys being groomed.  Maestro is excellent with children, and will make a perfect pet donkey for grooming and quality time. Maestro is very bonded to Princess, and while available for adoption separately, priority will be given to homes considering offering a home to Princess and Maestro together.  These two are good with dogs, and more than likely would be good with goats as well.  They are just little long eared loves. Maestro does have a history of physical abuse and starvation neglect.  As such, his adoptive family will need to be very cautious to feed appropriately.  In his foster home he is eating Purina Strategy and quality hay.  Maestro’s adoption fee is...

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Princess

Princess

Breed: Donkey Size: Small Standard Gender: Jennet Princess is extremely loving and snuggly.  She does not love having her hooves trimmed, but her small size makes her easy to handle for the farrier, and she is not terrible–not a kicker–just fussy.  She leads, loads, and ties well, and enjoys being groomed.  Princess is excellent with children, and will make a perfect pet donkey for grooming and quality time.  She is a gorgeous spotted girl.  Princess is very bonded to Maestro, and while available for adoption seperately, priority will be given to homes considering offering a home to Princess and Maestro together.  These two are good with dogs, and more than likely would be good with goats as well.  They are just little long eared loves. Princess does have a history of physical abuse and starvation neglect.  As such, her adoptive family will need to be very cautious to feed appropriately.  In her foster home she is eating Purina Strategy and quality hay.  Princess’ adoption fee is $250.  ...

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Simon

Simon

Breed: Draft Mule Age: 12 Gender: Gelding Size: 17.2hh PENDING ADOPTION: Simon came to Safe Harbor saved from auction where she was bound for slaughter.  His life took a completely different direction and she found himself at a Safe Harbor foster farm.  His intake vetting revealed that Simon has a hoof condition called Canker in his front hoof.  Unfortunately, it had become so severe that his entire hoof wall on that hoof was unstable.  Simon had lost his heal and had significant decay in the hoof.  Simon had to undergo a very invasive foot surgery, and is in recovery.  During the recovery process he went through a secondary procedure the remove the extensive thrush in his rear hoof. He is expected to return to quality of life, but there is also a possibility that the canker will return. Simon’s special needs will require him to have a dry lot.  He cannot stand in mud, and his hoof maintenance needs will be higher than average.  At the present time he requires a twitch for hoof trims on his rear hooves, but he consistently improves as he continues through...

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Hannah

Hannah

Breed:  Belgian Gender: Mare Age: 10 Size: 17hh PENDING ADOPTION: Hannah came to Safe Harbor saved from auction where she was bound for slaughter.  Her life took a completely different direction and she found herself at a Safe Harbor foster farm.  Her intake vetting revealed that Hannah has a hoof condition called Canker in all four feet.  Hannah had to undergo a very invasive foot surgery, and is in recovery.  She is expected to return to quality of life, but there is also a full expectation that the canker will return. Hannah’s special needs will require her to have a dry lot.  She cannot stand in mud, and her hoof maintenance needs will be higher than average.  She’ll reward you for this extra care by being the most precious sweet and gentle mare you have ever...

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Clyde

Clyde

Breed: Belgian Size: 17.1hh Age: 7 Gender: Gelding PENDING ADOPTION!  Clyde came to rescue due to a medical issue from his former owner.  He was a stallion at the time of his arrival and was gelded on 12/23/14.  Clyde is a sweet big baby.  He is new to rescue and has not been evaluated yet.  We were told he is broke to ride and to pull a cart, but our trainers will be working with him, and verifying his training to confirm his abilities and experience level needed. Clyde is accepting adoption applications, but is not yet cleared for adoption.  His adoption fee is tentatively set at $900, which assumes he is trained to ride and...

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