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        07-06-2009, 09:49 PM
      #11
    Trained
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    Originally Posted by AussieDaisyGirl    
    She has a bone chip. I already have the vet check and xrays. The market has bombed here badly too. She's sound, sane and healthy. She does need some work but the trainer I've found for me has also looked her over and agrees with some work she'll be good. She's sound for flatwork. Which rules out eventing on her, unless I have surgery done.

    I'm really just looking for a second horse to learn dressage on.
    There's sound for flat work, and there's sound for dressage. A dressage horse has to be just as sound or sounder than a jumper. If you want to learn dressage, then find a schoolmaster to lease.
    In buying a horse with bone chips you are buying something with very little resale value and the potential to cost you a lot of money down the road.
    If the market has tanked in your area then it should be very easy to find an educated, sane, sound horse for much less than it is worth as well.

    Good Luck!
         
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        07-06-2009, 10:18 PM
      #12
    Yearling
    Thanks!
         
        07-06-2009, 10:20 PM
      #13
    Foal
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by ~*~anebel~*~    
    There's sound for flat work, and there's sound for dressage. A dressage horse has to be just as sound or sounder than a jumper. If you want to learn dressage, then find a schoolmaster to lease.
    In buying a horse with bone chips you are buying something with very little resale value and the potential to cost you a lot of money down the road.
    If the market has tanked in your area then it should be very easy to find an educated, sane, sound horse for much less than it is worth as well.

    Good Luck!
    I have to agree, 100%. Well said!
         
        07-07-2009, 12:59 AM
      #14
    Trained
    I agree...she doesn't know how to carry herself in a nice frame...

    Definitely get a vet check, but considering the market is down in many areas, the price may not be because they are hiding anything. I'd say she's worth a look and a ride...

    Eta: just noticed the bone chip post...In retrospect, guess you may want to keep looking!
         
        07-07-2009, 03:02 AM
      #15
    Weanling
    Shes definitely worth a look I reckon...but I dunno abotu that chip.
         

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