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        06-22-2010, 04:17 PM
      #11
    Green Broke
    His front legs look...bent.
         
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        06-22-2010, 08:17 PM
      #12
    Green Broke
    That horse is a poster child for BACKYARD BREEDING FAIL.

    I love how it's been changed to $8,000 and Red Roan for color. Still wrong.

    Gidget - he has extreme "buck-knees" (or just called over at the knees). To the point where I'd be surprised if he ends up being useful for much of anything.
         
        06-22-2010, 09:11 PM
      #13
    Green Broke
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by Speed Racer    
    I'd be willing to bet it's a typo. The horse is only 3 y/o and there's really no other info on him.

    As far as someone paying $9,000 for color, I see it all the time. If it has spots and a lot of hair, regardless of its conformation, people seem to go blind and insane, and think paying that kind of money is a fantastic deal.

    don't even get me started on that topic.


    I really really REALLY hope that that is a typo, but if they changed it maybe not. Who would really think they are going to get 8000 for...THAT?
         
        06-22-2010, 09:19 PM
      #14
    Yearling
    Ugh, that's ridiculous. I saw someone trying to get $4,000 for a lame horse that was underweight not trained and had a multitude of "special needs." It's insane!

    In this economy no less. I can't imagine it's a typo of it changed from $9,000 to $8,000! At least they won't get any offers!
         
        06-22-2010, 09:26 PM
      #15
    Started
    That is absolutely ridiculous. So it wasn't a typo, eh? Poor horse.


    I got a 1D fully trained, sound barrel horse for that price because the economy is so bad where I am.
         
        06-22-2010, 09:26 PM
      #16
    Yearling
    I'm sorry but I have to ask you why this thread is even remotely necessary?
    Are you buying the horse? No, I assume you're not.
    Is it your horse? No, I assume it isn't.

    Seriously, you can find 1000 of these type ads. Its not your horse so I don't understand how you feel it is your problem that they want $9000 for it?
    And I'm not attacking you, Lonestar, because I've seen this happen many times.
    You wanna know about over at the knee? Post a picture of the horse. But why rip on people you have no concern for?

    And how would you feel if someone posted a picture of your horse in this situation? Maybe these people think there's nothing wrong with asking $9000. It wouldn't be the first uneducated BYB seller or dealer.

    Might I remind you of this? Please only request critique of yourself or your horses!
         
        06-23-2010, 09:01 AM
      #17
    Showing
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by kmacdougall    
    I'm sorry but I have to ask you why this thread is even remotely necessary?
    Are you buying the horse? No, I assume you're not.
    Is it your horse? No, I assume it isn't.
    While threads like this one are somewhat harsh IMO, I think it's a good learning experience for those on this forum, who are new to horses, especially if they consider to buy one any soon.
         
        06-23-2010, 09:24 AM
      #18
    Banned
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by MacabreMikolaj    


    I love how it's been changed to $8,000 and Red Roan for color. Still wrong.

    I kept looking at the ad and reading the posts and looking at the ad and reading the posts and wondering why the posts ($9000 and grey) did not match the ad I was reading.
         
        06-23-2010, 10:22 AM
      #19
    Foal
    Well said, kmacdougall... this thread is about nothing more than trying to make oneself feel superior to the person with the horse for sale.
         
        06-23-2010, 12:55 PM
      #20
    Weanling
    Ummm no. The horse is unbalanced and has something funky going on in the legs-not 9000 dolars worthy
         

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