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post #11 of 19 Old 02-11-2010, 01:40 PM
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Hmm, I would sure like to know if there are still horses available....any update?
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post #12 of 19 Old 02-11-2010, 03:28 PM Thread Starter
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Folks, I didn't get any response back to my email, but I got this from another person from my forum as a response to the original email (and she seems to know everything... :) ):

" all evidence I've seen suggests it was simply a hoax to get names of people interested in owning a pregnant mare. The "owner" seems to have "changed her mind." Owner never ever identified."

So very likely it could be spam. Now I'm thinking may be I should wait before posting it at all. But personally I've got -real- emails about nice horses (including warmbloods) people gave away or asked very little because of financial/health situation (and they were looking for the good home) before. So you just never know... If I'll know anything I'll post it.
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post #13 of 19 Old 02-11-2010, 03:44 PM
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uh so stupid...

Keep your feet on the ground when your head's in the clouds.
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post #14 of 19 Old 02-11-2010, 03:46 PM
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I googled and it says the horses have all been placed.
Oh good :) hopefully good homes

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post #15 of 19 Old 02-11-2010, 03:47 PM
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uh so stupid...
Sorry but why do you think it is so stupid?
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post #16 of 19 Old 02-11-2010, 03:48 PM
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I got all excited for a minute :(
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post #17 of 19 Old 02-11-2010, 05:48 PM
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Sorry but why do you think it is so stupid?
I think (and I think she was thinking this too) that this is stupid because it is a hoax (possibly?) Anyone who would do this as a hoax is a nutter. There ARE horses out there that need good homes quickly and if someone had their hopes up really high, and it turned out it was a hoax, then they would probably not respond if they did need one. This (if it is a hoax) is a very stupid thing to do.

Good people get cheated, just as good horses get ridden
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post #18 of 19 Old 02-11-2010, 06:01 PM
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If this was true, I'd hop on down and get me a fancy horse. :P
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post #19 of 19 Old 02-11-2010, 06:05 PM
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How does providing humane euthanasia make someone a "nutter" -- rescues are full, the market is flooded and if the person currently in possession of the horses is no longer able or willing to provide for their care and upkeep, euthanasia is a reasonable solution.
Gees, no doubt!!
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