Meet Cisco Kid
- BEHS ID
- BEHS 502 - Cisco Kid
- Bluebonnet Rescue Horse Training Challenge
Bluebonnet Rescue Horse Training Challenge 2014
- Adoption Fee
- Manvel, TX
- Date of Birth
- 1 January 2008
- Arrived at BEHS
- 1 October 2010
About Cisco Kid
Cisco Kid was found wandering estray in Nueces County. He was then placed with BEHS by the county. He was adopted and then returned in December 2012.
Cisco Kid appears to have had no handling before coming to BEHS.
Health / Lameness
He has no known health problems. He has limited vision in one eye, but he has adjusted. He was recently diagnosed with Fibrotic Myopathy in one back leg. This is likely caused by old scar tissue and results in a ‘hitch’ in his step. The veterinarian says he is sound for riding but will always have a little hitch in his step.
Evaluation and Training
Cisco Kid wasn’t handled much before coming to BEHS, so he’s leery of new people. He’s also blind in one eye and can be a little spooky on that side. He went to a trainer for two months in the spring of 2013 who taught him ground manners and started him under saddle. He tests new riders and will need an adopter who wants to put a lot of time into him. He’ll repay that investment by making someone a very nice horse. He’s got potential for show, trail, pleasure or anything you want to train him for.
- Evaluation / Training
- Professionally Trained
- Training Level
- Started Under Saddle, Green Broke
- Riding Suitability / Workload
(Now or in the future with training)
- Unrestricted riding
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