Hello! Meet Evan!

evanDATE OF ADMISSION:- May ‘18

SEX:- Gelding

AGE:- 23yrs, born 1995

BREED:- Highland

SIZE:-

COLOUR:- Grey

BROUGHT FROM:- Private home

REASON FOR RESCUE:- Change of circumstances and can’t afford him

NEUTERED:- Yes

VACCINATED:- No

MEDICAL HISTORY:- Was tested for Cushings 3 years ago  and was on Pergolide for 2 years, then stopped due to side-effects. Last tested 18 months ago and was fine. Has arthritis but doesn’t bother him apart from jumping

DIET:- Grass and hay

BEHAVIOURAL HISTORY:- Very friendly,  good to lead and around people but can spook at sudden bangs, doesn’t like being tied up and worries if stabled alone,

LIKES:- Known to be fantastic with children, 11 year old showed, jumped and hacked him and also went on beach rides, seen dogs, cats and cows and good, likes to be with a group of horses, good with a horses and jenny donkeys

DISLIKES:- Doesn’t like being cornered in a field, loud bangs and not keen on having rug put on but fine once it’s on, not good with jack donkeys

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:- Evan is great being led on rein as he belonged to a child and went to pony club, he’s good with the vet, dentist, farrier etc but can have slight food aggression with other horses. He’ll walk through electric fencing. Can be ridden lightly.