2yr old filly, possible buy
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Keeping and Caring for Horses > Horse Talk

2yr old filly, possible buy

This is a discussion on 2yr old filly, possible buy within the Horse Talk forums, part of the Keeping and Caring for Horses category
  • Kqhbazipposgooddecision

Like Tree1Likes

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    09-25-2012, 07:58 PM
  #1
Yearling
2yr old filly, possible buy

So after buying my daughters pony, she dicided she didnt want it, so the pony is up for sale. I am thinking of replacing her with this little gal. Let me know what you think, and what you think her price tag should be.

She has been saddle broke, but never rode.

She has Western Pleasure bloodlines, but I have been dabbling with the idea of taking some english lessons, and am thinking she could possibly make a good future HUS prospect?

I don't have any confo pics, but I do have a video of her, WP Miss Gooddecision, I have also attatched a pic of her sire, and a video of her grandsire. I couldnt find anything on her dams side.

Tell me what you think.


Her pedigree

Wp Miss Gooddecision Quarter Horse

Her Grandsire


And Her sire

KQHBA - Zippos Good Decision
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    09-25-2012, 08:17 PM
  #2
Green Broke
I'm sorry but besides her color, pretty face & disposition I can't say I like anything else about her.
Mainly her legs. I know she's young but she is already toe landing on the fronts, looks slightly 'off' & as far as I can tell she looks like she has pretty upright pasterns. Her way of moving has me thinking navicular sooner than later.
I could of course be wrong but I would suggest a full vet exam including x-rays, though at her age nothing may show up.
Sorry, I really tried to find positive things to say.
     
    09-25-2012, 08:21 PM
  #3
Banned
She's a no go for me, I wouldn't even go and see her.

The poor girl certainly needs an upgraded home, her toes are just awful, but her pasterns are scary long.
     
    09-25-2012, 08:31 PM
  #4
Yearling
Thanks guys. Its always good to have sets of eyes to look past the prettiness that you see at first glance lol. I'll pass on her and keep looking then! I'm in no hurry to buy, I ran across her owner today and he was telling me about her. I can dedinatly wait.
Posted via Mobile Device
     
    09-25-2012, 08:43 PM
  #5
Banned
She certainly is pretty. But it's so hard to tell if she is moving like that because she is walking on her tip toes or if it's because of how she is built, and her toes are not helping.

If you really like her, and she's cheap, maybe see if your farrier would go see her with you.
     
    09-25-2012, 08:48 PM
  #6
Yearling
I doubt she would be " cheap" I could be wrong, but my Farrier lives over an hour away, and is busy enough as it is. With as many horses that are for sale, I think I can get by with not jumping on the first thing I see. If I search and don't find anything I might cone back to her and beg my Farrier to go lol.
Posted via Mobile Device
     
    09-25-2012, 10:09 PM
  #7
Banned
Sounds like a good plan!
     
    09-25-2012, 11:01 PM
  #8
Foal
What are you planning on using her for?
     
    09-25-2012, 11:17 PM
  #9
Yearling
Trails, hus, jumps maybe. If I don't like the English, I would replace my old man in the sorting arena when the time cones. So whatever I get will have to be pretty versitile.
Posted via Mobile Device
     
    09-25-2012, 11:47 PM
  #10
Yearling
I agree with everyone else...now really, I can't quite see how long her toes actually are, but I don't trust the angle. She's traveling off, something isn't right. And this is her sale video...a video that shows her at her best.

I'm not into over-analizing. I feel there are a ton of ill conformed horses that can do a perfectly well job. However, her hoof angle isn't good at all. Not even a little.

I'd look somewhere else.
     

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
Is my filly skinny? Or is she just a typical growing filly? Emilyy Horse Health 62 07-08-2012 02:34 PM
I have a new bay filly dbarabians Horse Breeding 8 04-20-2012 11:48 PM
4yr Old QH Filly CB Ranch Horses Horse Pictures 6 11-15-2010 09:16 PM
I just might need this filly... what do you think? Citrus Horse Riding Critique 13 10-04-2010 10:31 AM
My New Filly(s) Plains Drifter Horse Pictures 4 09-21-2009 05:17 AM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:17 PM.


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