Horses or signifcant other
 
 

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

Horses or signifcant other

This is a discussion on Horses or signifcant other within the Horse Talk forums, part of the Keeping and Caring for Horses category

    View Poll Results: Would you choose your horses or other half?
    Horses For sure!!! 15 36.59%
    Other half hands down! 5 12.20%
    cant they just learn to get along 21 51.22%
    Voters: 41. You may not vote on this poll

     
    LinkBack Thread Tools
        12-31-2008, 08:35 PM
      #1
    Weanling
    Horses or signifcant other

    Ok just out of curiosity I was wondering if anyone has ever been faced with the ?
    Its your horses or me?
    ihave in the past and well he's gone but I want to know other peoples stance on that would you sell your beloved ponies for the love of your life ?
         
    Sponsored Links
    Advertisement
     
        12-31-2008, 09:36 PM
      #2
    Showing
    Since I've had my husband for over 20 years and my horse for only about 3, I'd have to chose my husband. I did vote for just getting along because my husband has his own horse and enjoys them just as much as I do.
         
        12-31-2008, 11:47 PM
      #3
    Foal
    Vida Im in the same boat of bliss hehe, hubby 15 yrs, and horse 6 mo. And he has one too so if mine went his would too LOL!
         
        12-31-2008, 11:54 PM
      #4
    Foal
    IMHO Keep the horses, if it is your true love he will not make you choose!
         
        12-31-2008, 11:55 PM
      #5
    Trained
    I wouldn't wanna choose. I've had my horses for longer than my other half but I don't think that matters much for me. However, if he made me choose just because he felt like it..well that's rotten and he'd be gone.

    I did choose the get along one though.

    I don't think (At least I hope he wouldn't) Ryan would ever do that though! I think he enjoys playing with them with me. He seems pretty happy doing it considering they don't have gas engines...
         
        01-01-2009, 01:16 AM
      #6
    Weanling
    I had my horses, gave them up (sort of) for a man and have always regretted it. Granted he turned out to be a very bad choice all around and because of him I would have had no choice but to sell them at a certain point anyway. But I hated myself for it for quite a while afterward and I would never get involved with a man again who would make me choose or put my horse life in danger in any way.
         
        01-01-2009, 02:48 AM
      #7
    Showing
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by MINIATURE SHETLANDS    
    IMHO Keep the horses, if it is your true love he will not make you choose!
    My thoughts exactly. My first true love was a horse so no man could ever take his place. Plus, I have had horses in my life since I was born and I don't know what I would do without them. Probably go nuts and end up in the looney bin. LOL
         
        01-01-2009, 08:22 AM
      #8
    Weanling
    Totally depends on the reason it was said. Theres many many reasons why I'd chose a person over an animal. How long I've had horses would not play any part in it. If I thought it was a good reason to give them up would.
         
        01-01-2009, 10:27 AM
      #9
    Yearling
    I don't have a horse, but I'd choose the man if it was a health issue, money, things like that. If he just didn't like them, he could get over it :)

    I wouldn't choose a horse I loved above a person I love, I'm afraid. The latter is harder to come by and would give me a more meaningful relationship.
         
        01-01-2009, 10:30 AM
      #10
    Started
    Oh, come on. Your human isn't your significant other if you're giving him up for a horse, is he? I cannot believe a horse would be the reason a couple would break up. One of the problems, yes. But not the sole reason a couple breaks up.

    If you're talking about breaking up with a boyfriend or girlfriend because they don't share your interests in things like horses that's one thing. It's a whole 'nother thing to end a marriage, especially with children involved.

    If you're spending so much time with your horses that your husband/boyfriend, etc., says you're spending obsessing then I think it's important to evaluate your behavior.

    I doubt, though, that horses are commonly the sole cause of a relationship's end.
         

    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
    You can now access members' horses via the Horses tab above their avatars Mike_Admin Horse Forum Rules and Announcements 20 09-04-2010 08:13 PM
    Jolly Balls for horses....... do your horses like them?? Toni_NE Horse Talk 22 12-10-2009 07:59 PM
    All my horses! Extremely Picture Heavy!! 7 Different horses! Skippy! Horse Pictures 22 10-04-2009 09:48 PM
    4 Horses for sale --- ALSO, buying horses within 100 miles girl_on_black_pony Horses for Sale 3 09-20-2008 09:42 PM
    Kentucky Mountain Horses ( Gaited horses) morningsidefarms Tack and Equipment Classifieds 2 01-05-2008 04:34 PM



    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:32 PM.


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