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post #11 of 28 Old 03-08-2014, 10:09 AM
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With good lines and confo as good as what she's got (not perfect, but good), a good mind, and with a good start under saddle, in a good market, I can see getting $2500-$3000 for her.

Does she show any natural inclination for any particular discipline? That can effect her price as well.
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post #12 of 28 Old 03-08-2014, 11:10 AM
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If she was properly advertised in my area, she could go for $4,000. Appy's are kind of a big deal around here and if her bloodlines are decent she'd be a prospect for the people who travel for breed shows.
I personally don't particularly love appys but she's quite the looker. Sounds like she has loads of potential. A young horse with a good mind is hard enough to find but when she's got looks as well that should add some serious value.
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post #13 of 28 Old 03-08-2014, 11:47 PM
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That is a very nice mare. I like her and am not a big fan of Appys.
Anyone would be proud to own that mare. The one that is prompting this sale must be really nice.
If she had more than 10 rides I would say 2500-3000. I hope you get it too. Shalom
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post #14 of 28 Old 03-10-2014, 11:08 AM Thread Starter
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thanks for all the replies here is her pedigree:
Docs Sonata Dream Appaloosa

and this was her yesterday, after having not been ridden in 4 months, with only 10ish (might be less) rides on her.
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post #15 of 28 Old 03-10-2014, 11:14 AM Thread Starter
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Oh, and just for the curious, this is the mare that will replace her. Mainly I have made this decision because this mare is older and ready for a season of hard riding, plus she is a lot more challenging to ride, which keeps me more engaged and learning as a rider. Pickles is so sweet and easy.

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post #16 of 28 Old 03-10-2014, 05:32 PM
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New mare is a step back in conformation from Pickles IMO, but not sure that you want a critique on her?

Hope you find the perfect home for Miss Pickles - she is a really cute and nice looking girl.
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post #17 of 28 Old 03-10-2014, 06:27 PM Thread Starter
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New mare is a step back in conformation from Pickles IMO, but not sure that you want a critique on her?
nope, don't need a critique. Honestly, I click with this mare, and she is quicker and much more challenging than pickles. At this stage in the game, I am young and up for a challenge, and I want to keep improving my riding abilities. A sweet, mellow horse like pickles would be better appreciated in the hands of someone else.

That said, I like her so much that if this new mare hadn't come along and I just 'clicked' with her(doesn't happen often), I would have kept her. I think I have been very privileged to own her, and whoever ends up with her(I will be picky with buyers) will be very happy with her.
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Let me know how much you end up asking for her, I might be interested!

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post #19 of 28 Old 03-11-2014, 09:08 AM
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In my area the horse market is pretty bad still. You might get $250 for her by me. So don't come to Western Michigan looking to sell lol
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post #20 of 28 Old 03-11-2014, 06:27 PM
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Both mares are lovely. What a hard decision to make. IMO I would list Pickles around $2,000. In my area, I'd be lucky to get that but your area might be different.
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