Bluebonnet Equine Humane Society

Meet Amaal

BEHS ID
BEHS 783 - Amaal
Status
Arrived at the Rescue
Arrived in 2015
Bluebonnet Rescue Horse Training Challenge
Bluebonnet Rescue Horse Training Challenge 2017
Bluebonnet Rescue Horse Training Challenge 2016
Adopted
2016 Adoptions
Adoption Fee
$900
Location
Temple, TX
Date of Birth
1 January 2011
Arrived at BEHS
16 July 2015
Adopted
22 October 2016
Breed
Arabian
Arabian Cross
Grade
Registered
None
Gender
Male
Gelding
Height
14 hands
Color
Chestnut / Sorrel
Markings
Stripe, 2 rear socks
Intake Group

About Amaal

Amaal was discovered estray and placed with BEHS when his owners could not be located. He attended the 2015 Bluebonnet Horse Expo, met an adopter, and went to a new home She returned him in March 2016 when she decided that he was too small for her.

Amaal was 4th in the professional division of the 2016 Bluebonnet Rescue Horse Training Challenge and was adopted at the event.

History

Nothing is known of his history.

Health / Lameness

Amaal has no known health or lameness problems.

Other

Amaal will be competing under saddle in the Non-Pro Under Saddle division of the Bluebonnet Rescue Horse Training Challenge with non-pro Milinda Sills.  He will be available for adoption starting on October 21, 2017 at the Challenge competition during the Bluebonnet Horse Expo in Austin, Texas.

You can follow their progress on their Facebook page.

Evaluation and Training

Amaal is very inquisitive and loves people and attention.  He halters, leads, stands quietly for the vet and the farrier, lunges in both directions, comes when he is called and halters easily in the field. He bathes well, is comfortable with dogs and gets along very well with other horses. Amaal stands to be saddled and has had a lot of ground work done. 

Amaal has been started under saddle by Amy Andreson for the Bluebonnet Rescue Horse Training Challenge.  He placed in the top 5 in the 2016 Challenge. 

She has Amaal going under saddle at a walk, trot, and canter.  They’ve ridden in an arena, on trails, and at events.  They’ve also been in drill team performances, and she’s ridden him bareback.  Amy says he’s doing awesome!  She says that he is very brave and curious, is very accepting of new things, and likes having a job, likes having something to do. He is a forward mover with very smooth gaits.

 

Evaluation / Training
Professionally Trained
Training Level
Halter Broke
Basic Groundwork
Started Under Saddle, Green Broke
Broke to Ride
Specialized or Advanced Training Under Saddle
Riding Suitability / Workload
(Now or in the future with training)
Unrestricted riding

 

Trailers Yes Clips Unknown
Leads Yes Catches Yes
Ties Yes Bathes Yes
Trims Yes
Bucks No Kicks No
Bites No Rears No

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