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View Poll Results: Should I look At Her More?
Yes, go look her 2 11.11%
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post #1 of 12 Old 01-31-2012, 09:54 PM Thread Starter
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Opportunity to Purchase Need A vote

I've been looking at many prospects to show. I was looking at this pretty girl. I'm sort of stuck. Need a vote. Should I look at her more or keep looking?






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post #2 of 12 Old 01-31-2012, 11:37 PM
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She's cute. Not gonna lie... but those pasterns are scarey, and the left front looks swollen.

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post #3 of 12 Old 02-01-2012, 12:53 AM
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Pretty girl, until you look at her pasterns.... I'm no expert, but they look swollen and they are extremely upright. I'm not even sure what to call this confo flaw, but I would absolutely not purchase her. To be honest, her legs scare me too. I would love for someone who knows what they are talking about to give their opinion, I've never seen this before. Maybe Elana??
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post #4 of 12 Old 02-01-2012, 01:01 AM
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Looks like there's a lump on her belly in the first few photos. I don't really like her IMO I'd pass

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post #5 of 12 Old 02-01-2012, 01:23 AM
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The hernia, lumps on her left leg, swollen front left pastern, post-leggedness, and splay-footedness in the front say "no."

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post #6 of 12 Old 02-01-2012, 01:43 AM
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i would say no, sorry there are just too many flaws in her legs that are a little scary. what's going on with the back right leg in some pictures??



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post #7 of 12 Old 02-01-2012, 06:02 AM
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Agree-she is cute, until you look at her legs. Left front ankle does look swollen, and in the last 2 pics there is a large lump on her right rear.....unfortunately, horses aren't much good without 4 good legs, no matter how cute they are.

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post #8 of 12 Old 02-01-2012, 07:10 AM
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I saw the same with the rear leg in the last two pictures and in the others you can't see her back legs well like those pictures
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post #9 of 12 Old 02-04-2012, 11:00 AM
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Agreed very cute but her legs scare me too.. and she looks toed out. :/
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post #10 of 12 Old 02-04-2012, 11:21 AM
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Agree with everyone else.....4 bad wheels on this one. The bump on the back leg concerns me. She's really straight from the gaskin and through the hock.
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