Confirmation Critique - 8yo Paint Gelding
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Riding Horses > Horse Riding Critique

Confirmation Critique - 8yo Paint Gelding

This is a discussion on Confirmation Critique - 8yo Paint Gelding within the Horse Riding Critique forums, part of the Riding Horses category
  • Nita Jo Ann aka Bell
  • Nita JoAnn horse

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    11-17-2009, 10:49 AM
  #1
Yearling
Confirmation Critique - 8yo Paint Gelding

I know the pics aren't the best, but what do you guys think of his confirmation? He's 15.1, 8 years old. Did western pleasure and trails til two years ago when a Show Mom bought him for herself for trails and hunter/jumper lessons. She actually took him to a couple of h/j shows over the summer in Adult Novice classes and they did really well! He sounds like a sweet, all-around boy. Nothing fancy or flashy, but might make a nice buddy. She said he gets a little forward when jumping with her because she gets nervous, but he's super quiet on the flat, and calm when jumping with her trainer.

Nice 8YO Quarter Horse










     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    11-17-2009, 10:54 AM
  #2
Started
I don't see anything wrong with him from the pictures. I would like to see him jumping higher. I'd want to know why they are using that flash.
     
    11-17-2009, 11:01 AM
  #3
Started
5yr/16h AQHA mare - she's pretty cute

5 yr old sorrel AQHA registered Mare. Nita Jo Ann aka Bell, is around 16 hands. Is perfectly healthy with no soundness issues. Has great feet. Goes english or western, but would make a better english horse. This horse cross-ties like a dream and will stand forever. She will clip but is sensitive with her ears. Loads well. This horse has no rear, buck, bite or kick in her. I've mostly ridden Bell out on trails and she's done fine with everything. Running horses, cows, water, noisy kids, dogs, construction, ect. Doesn't bother her at all. I've trailered her out to ride and she did really well with that. Just plods along. She's not a hot horse but she does have GO when you want it. She's very responsive to leg cues. She'll turn on the haunches and forehand both directions and will also sidepass. I haven't done a whole lot of ringwork with her, but when I do I have her coming into the bit and bending at the pole at the walk and trot. She has a pretty good foundation with that, but is still green at the canter in the ring since I haven't done it enough. She's great to canter out on the trail, will pick up the lead you ask for, will go as fast as you want, will stop when you want, and doesn't get hyper about it. She's a great horse that has a lot of potential with the right rider. Experienced horse person only as she is young and sensitive with cues. Will only go to a good home. Asking $2,500 Email if you have any questions.
     
    11-17-2009, 11:04 AM
  #4
Yearling
Thanks!!! How did I miss that one?!?!?!
     
    11-17-2009, 11:16 AM
  #5
Started
Absolutely Adorable! | Buy this Horse at Equine.com dosent have a good description but he's cute!

Flashy Tb Gelding | Buy this Horse at Equine.com - looks like he's got lots of miles

**PRICE REDUCED** Handsome bay TB for sale | Buy this Horse at Equine.com - wonder why he's so cheep thou
     
    11-17-2009, 11:18 AM
  #6
Started
I found my weanling off craigslist. Its a good place to look, but they seem to have some really cheep/ maybe not sane or safe horses on there. I like equine.com and dreamhorse.com better, because people who pay for adds seem a little more serious about selling. (IMO.)
     
    11-17-2009, 08:24 PM
  #7
Foal
He could use a bit more of a headset... He has a slight dip in his back... He is alittle longer in his underline... His back is shorter while his stomach is longer.... Other then that he lookks great....
     

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
Critique my Paint Clydesdale Gelding equiniphile Horse Riding Critique 26 01-25-2010 04:07 AM
Please Critique 3 yr old Paint Gelding HUS_WP_lovr Horse Riding Critique 17 12-11-2009 11:46 PM
Registered Paint Gelding(critique?) BluMagic Horse Riding Critique 3 04-24-2009 12:01 AM
Palomino Paint Gelding(critique?) BluMagic Horse Riding Critique 8 04-17-2009 03:00 PM
POSSIBLE BUY : ANY CRITIQUE? paint gelding BluMagic Horse Riding Critique 9 05-01-2008 06:06 PM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:28 PM.


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