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    04-10-2014, 10:37 PM
Green Broke
The first horse doesnt really appear over at the knee, more like he stands under himself quite a bit. Also his hind legs arent severely sickle-hocked. He's more camped out than anything
As for the 2nd, that one IS sickle-hocked so I would say no for jumping.
The last one you posted is not bad compared to the others, though he/she needs muscling and the neck is a tad long. Overall, the build is not perfect but the best of the 3 with nice hindquarters and relatively sound-looking legs
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    04-10-2014, 10:55 PM
    04-11-2014, 11:28 AM
Green Broke
Not a very good conformation shot but atleast you know he/she can jump! ;)
    04-11-2014, 12:56 PM
Originally Posted by lilruffian    
Not a very good conformation shot but atleast you know he/she can jump! ;)
Soooo excited to meet her today. I will take better pics when I see her!
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    04-11-2014, 04:55 PM
    04-12-2014, 08:40 PM
Originally Posted by disastercupcake    
He's over at the knee, also tied in and sickle hocked.

I wouldn't buy him for jumping.
What? I do not see any of these things, except the tied in!
    04-12-2014, 11:12 PM
Originally Posted by Trakehner    
What? I do not see any of these things, except the tied in!
The horse is standing under himself in front and camped out in back. If you draw a line from shoulder to pastern the knees are in front of that line.

The legs are straight from the hock down in ba k but severly behind his point of buttock. Hence he is sickle hicked.
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