To buy or not to buy? - The Horse Forum
View Poll Results: Which horse should I buy/investigate?
Horse 1: Draft/TB 1 12.50%
Horse 2: Canadian/Hanoverian 6 75.00%
Horse 3: Cleveland/TB 1 12.50%
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post #1 of 2 Old 05-26-2008, 10:06 PM Thread Starter
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Join Date: May 2008
Location: Halifax, Canada
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To buy or not to buy?

guys here we go
I am looking to do mainly dressage but a bit of jumping. 16hh preferably and warmblood.
I've found some new horses:

Horse 1: Draft x TB Gelding
Price:2000
Age:4
15.1 hh







Pros:good age, cheap

Cons: Not exaclty the breed I was looking for, and there must be reason he is so cheap. Also there his withers are really far back, is that a bad thing? I should probably know this

This horse is in NB too, but since he is 2000 I can pay the boxing.

Horse 2: Canadian Sport/Hanoverian

Price:6500

http://classifieds.atlanticrider.com...uery=retrieval

Pros: Definetly my prefered breed/age, horse looks awesome
Cons: its 1500 over my budget and in NB so I will have to make a plan to get him over here. I can't really afford him right now unless my loan goes through which is pretty iffy at the moment. Without my loan I have 5 grand.

Horse 3: Cleveland/TB mare


Price:4000
Seems like the best bet at the moment:
http://classifieds.atlanticrider.com...uery=retrieval

Pros: good age, good price, closer to me
Cons: This horse has been for sale for a while a little fishy, I don't know too much about Clevelands though.
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post #2 of 2 Old 06-01-2008, 12:03 AM
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Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Southern California
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did you decide on a horse yet?

R.I.P. KIANE(5-year-old AQH gelding)- I WILL NEVER FORGET YOU
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