Looking at some horses for sale - Page 2
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Horse Breeds, Breeding, and Genetics > Horse Conformation Critique

Looking at some horses for sale

This is a discussion on Looking at some horses for sale within the Horse Conformation Critique forums, part of the Horse Breeds, Breeding, and Genetics category
  • Hanoverians under 10k

Like Tree7Likes

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    05-20-2013, 04:11 PM
  #11
Foal
I'd go for the Hanoverian, personally, I think she just looks the best conformation wise! :)
I also agree with Tryst, the last horse (the andalusian mare) looks a lot younger than four years old, maybe two years old? :)
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    05-20-2013, 04:28 PM
  #12
Foal
Quote:
Originally Posted by LoveHipHop    
I'd go for the Hanoverian, personally, I think she just looks the best conformation wise! :)
I also agree with Tryst, the last horse (the andalusian mare) looks a lot younger than four years old, maybe two years old? :)
Maybe two years? They said she was ready to start under saddle. I was hoping 4yo, I'm a toothpick at 100lbs but I wouldn't ride a filly as young as 2y. Those two Baroques are $850 each, the Hanoverian X is $1,500. I know I'm odd about buying, I wait around for really good deals only ;)
     
    05-20-2013, 04:45 PM
  #13
Foal
Quote:
Originally Posted by TerciopeladoCaballo    
Maybe two years? They said she was ready to start under saddle. I was hoping 4yo, I'm a toothpick at 100lbs but I wouldn't ride a filly as young as 2y. Those two Baroques are $850 each, the Hanoverian X is $1,500. I know I'm odd about buying, I wait around for really good deals only ;)
Only 850?! If you don't like that palomino send her my way! I'd love to take her out on the trails!
     
    05-20-2013, 05:19 PM
  #14
Foal
Quote:
Originally Posted by CatrinaB87    
Only 850?! If you don't like that palomino send her my way! I'd love to take her out on the trails!
Tee hee, she's an El Paso mare, there are always a bunch of great trail horses down in Texas. Maybe it's my luck but I ain't found a single good trail horse under 1k in the northern states. Florida and Texas, best places for horse-buying in America
CatrinaB87 likes this.
     
    05-20-2013, 07:34 PM
  #15
Yearling
Wish there was horses looking like that Hanoverian X mare at that price! A horse like that where I live (NW Houston) would be 5k, and that's with no training what so ever, add some training and that's a 7.5k-10k horse
ponypile likes this.
     
    05-20-2013, 09:24 PM
  #16
Foal
Quote:
Originally Posted by SullysRider    
Wish there was horses looking like that Hanoverian X mare at that price! A horse like that where I live (NW Houston) would be 5k, and that's with no training what so ever, add some training and that's a 7.5k-10k horse

Phew. The Hanoverian X is advertised as quiet for kids, not trained fully, just a kiddie-level hunter. In Florida there's more emphasis on training... people really mark down/up horses for one or two levels (don't get me started on how many ribbons the horse has...). My absolute sweetheart, honest, police-trained, Eventing, all-rounder mount was sold to a trainer at 2k in a loafing condition, and I bought her some years later for 2k as a vice-free 3'6" show jumper. Doesn't look too bad either, imo. This mare loads into a trailer like it's nothing. She goes ANYWHERE, I'd say a horse is worth 10k just for that! A horse that is sensitive yet forgives is really hard to come by. Every horse is worth some cash, all of them are worth a place in our hearts.
     
    05-20-2013, 10:06 PM
  #17
Trained
The bay is for sure my pick out of the 3.

I wouldnt even consider the grey filly. Yuck imo. The legs are like toothpicks and an injury waiting to happen. Yuck, yuck, yuck.

1500 dollars for that nice of a hanoverian cross........thats a done deal imo.
Posted via Mobile Device
     
    05-20-2013, 11:56 PM
  #18
Yearling
Holy cow! That Hano mare for $1500!!! Snatch her up as a resale project if nothing else. Around here she would be a $5-7k even with very little training!
     
    05-21-2013, 01:12 PM
  #19
Foal
It's her or a package deal of donkeys for me ;)
I would buy her and the donkeys, but ugh! I don't have the room in so short a time. Her owner HAS to sell her asap, looks like she's a steal for someone else. Boy is she a beaut...
     

Quick Reply
Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Kids horses, show horses, & ranch horses for sale .Delete. Horses for Sale 9 04-22-2013 06:30 PM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:34 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0