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    08-06-2013, 03:10 PM
Buyer's Law

Well, we all know Murphy's Law, I've come up with buyer's law....

When you finally ARE ready to seriously look for a horse, the following ALWAYS happens:

1. You want registered (to stay showing in your circuit)= all you can find are

2. You want a mare= everyone is selling geldings

3. You NEED a gelding= EVERYTHING is mares.

And these are KILLING me right now

4. The ABSOLUTE tallest you can have is 14.2hh (and that's pushing it)=

5. When anything smaller than 15.0hh is automatically out the window= you
can't find anything taller than 14hh.

6. You've always looked for something to finish off= Everything was already

7. You need a finished horse (or at least the finished side of
green)= Everything you come across that fits the height
requirement, hasn't been touched in over 10 years!!!!

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    08-06-2013, 03:13 PM
Also when you aren't looking to buy, there is a gazillion horses that meet your every requirement for sale at bargain prices. Why is that I ask?
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    08-06-2013, 03:16 PM
And right now is a GREAT time to buy down here as far as prices, and I CAN'T FIND A D**N THING!!!!!
    08-06-2013, 03:37 PM
Originally Posted by waresbear    
Also when you aren't looking to buy, there is a gazillion horses that meet your every requirement for sale at bargain prices. Why is that I ask?
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Yes!!!! When I wasn't looking seriously, I found a ton of horses! When it came time to actually buy... Nothing.
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