Possible buy choices? - Page 2
 
 

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

Possible buy choices?

This is a discussion on Possible buy choices? within the Horse Conformation Critique forums, part of the Horse Breeds, Breeding, and Genetics category

    Like Tree4Likes

     
    LinkBack Thread Tools
        04-25-2012, 01:25 PM
      #11
    Banned
    2011 APHA Bay Tobiano Weanling Colt**Price Reduced! For sale in Juneau, Wisconsin :: HorseClicks

    I seem to be the only one to like this colt. (gelded)

    Just look at that hip and how low it ties into his gaskin.
         
    Sponsored Links
    Advertisement
     
        04-25-2012, 10:50 PM
      #12
    Weanling
    This is the appys pedigree

    Keb Mis Smokin Ashes Appaloosa
    Posted via Mobile Device
         
        04-26-2012, 10:09 PM
      #13
    Yearling
    I like the appy and the palomino (or what ever color she is, lol) best.
         
        04-26-2012, 10:23 PM
      #14
    Green Broke
    Ehhh none of them seem like they will be solid enough for cow work. The most promising one is the last one you posted. But really I don't like any of them. If you want to do cow work your really going to need something well balanced with a good hind end to get under itself and solid legs. You might have to up your budget if you want something that's going to perform well.
    Posted via Mobile Device
         
        04-26-2012, 10:33 PM
      #15
    Showing
    #1, bay tobiano colt: Run the other way. While the rest of him isn't really terrible, his front legs make me want to scream. Very long pasterns with a big angle to them. Far too much risk there of a bowed tendon, especially doing high-torque events like penning/sorting.

    #2, bay overo colt: Back end is nice, front end...not so much. Upright pasterns, upright shoulder, really short and skinny neck.

    #3, bay tobiano filly: No good pictures to judge by, but I don't see anything that stands out as bad.

    #4, fewspot appy filly: Very unfortunate looking creature. Fine boned, steep shoulder and croup, high tail set, ewe neck, also looks like she may be calf-kneed on the right front.

    #5, palomino (champagne) filly: I like her the very best. Her head is a bit coarse, but that is the only thing I can really pick at with her. Her body is very well balanced for a yearling and her angles are good.
         
        04-26-2012, 10:42 PM
      #16
    Trained
    It looks to me like number 2 is SOLD? THe line below status-"bet-it---SOLD". I would ask at least.
         
        04-26-2012, 10:49 PM
      #17
    Showing
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by Ripper    
    I seem to be the only one to like this colt. (gelded)

    Just look at that hip and how low it ties into his gaskin.
    Nice hip is NOT going to offset his incredibly long and poorly-angled pasterns, and sickle hocks, unfortunately. He also has a rather upright shoulder.
    smrobs and Tryst like this.
         
        04-26-2012, 10:50 PM
      #18
    Green Broke
    If I wasn't on my phone I would like that post ^^^
    Posted via Mobile Device
         

    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
    choices, choices... which headstall mramsay Horse Tack and Equipment 9 04-26-2012 09:28 AM
    Need Three Name Choices for Registration! Britt Horse Talk 3 04-23-2012 05:14 PM
    Tough choices CecilliaB Horse Talk 14 01-11-2012 02:27 PM
    17 Yr. Old TWH Versus 4 Yr. Old SSH? Choices... Brighteyes Horse Talk 11 01-11-2011 09:35 PM
    Choices... Nita Horse Talk 0 09-20-2010 12:21 AM



    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:58 AM.


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