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post #1 of 7 Old 04-16-2009, 04:40 PM Thread Starter
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Horse Shopping Help?

So since i havent found the PERFECT horse yet ive still decided to keep looking. my price limit is $2000 and im looking for a good all around horse. Beginner safe. Preferrably a stockier type horse. (paint, appaloosa, quarter horse) i will also consider looking at cross breeds. i would like for the horse to be between the ages 4 or 5 up to 14 since i want to do barrels and such with the horse and i plan on keeping him/her for a long time. im going to be doing pretty much everything with this horse. from english pleasure to barrels and poles to trails and western pleasure. prefferably a gelding but i will look at mares as well. :] no more then 85 miles from the zip 12533. thanks so much :]

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post #3 of 7 Old 04-16-2009, 08:45 PM Thread Starter
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thank you :] i emailed about the first onee.
anyone else??

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post #4 of 7 Old 04-17-2009, 01:05 PM
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well...I've got one that would be perfect but we're too far away. He actually started as a show horse...western pleasure, trail, etc, but ran an 18 sec barrel time in a super horse class without any he may become my Mom's new barrel horse...sigh...too bad you're not closer - we have too many
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post #5 of 7 Old 04-17-2009, 02:46 PM
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Here are a few that I found but I really liked the look of Doc, the last one that Mudypony posted.

Horseville Horse For Sale - CUTE QUARTER MIX - Ad 199709
Horseville Horse For Sale - 11 year app 4 SALE - Ad 183463
View Ad - - Dream Horse Classifieds

I really couldn't find anything else but I don't know all the good sites to look at either.
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post #6 of 7 Old 04-18-2009, 03:37 PM
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Try the Farm & Garden section on I often seen NICE horses in that price range. A lot of people are also open to offers.

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post #7 of 7 Old 04-20-2009, 06:22 PM Thread Starter
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i still havent found any good horses that pop out at me besides is greatly appericiated!! :]

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