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post #1 of 11 Old 06-23-2010, 10:10 PM Thread Starter
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My mom's Gypsy Vanner filly got hurt..

Hey guys...

Bitter sweet news today. My mom called and told me we won't be getting Bronwen after all, she got severely injured on a feeder, fracturesd come vertebrae in her neck! She is supposed to make a fully recovery, because she is so young, but it's heart breaking because even though we haven't seen her in the flesh yet we were all anxiously awaiting her arrival to my moms ranch.

The breeder is a very very very kind woman, and she informed my mom she could have this colt instead of the injured filly, despite the contract saying that any injury that happened after 4 months of age would not void the contract.

We are excited for this colt, but really really sad about bronwen.... she had a place in our hearts already!

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post #2 of 11 Old 06-23-2010, 10:25 PM
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Oh my ....I am so sorry to hear that, I know that you guys were really excited about getting the filly.
Hope she will be ok and your Mom gets the new baby that she has been wanting. Hugs for everyone! Good Luck , keep us posted.

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post #3 of 11 Old 06-23-2010, 10:27 PM Thread Starter
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I will, thank you! I get out of summer school just in time to go home and see him when he gets there :) I'm excited!

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post #4 of 11 Old 06-23-2010, 10:39 PM
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I'm so sorry. Hope she makes a full recovery and that you come to love the colt even more :)
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post #5 of 11 Old 06-24-2010, 12:28 AM
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Awww so sorry to hear about the filly you were going to get. I have to say though, that colt is outstanding! You're so fortunate to have such a fantastic breeder you've been working with. Good luck with this new little boy.
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post #6 of 11 Old 06-24-2010, 02:05 AM
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what a tough choice- both horses are fantistically beautiful!!! Maybe she can give you both?
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post #7 of 11 Old 06-25-2010, 01:19 PM
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Oh he's beautiful! But may I ask, why can't you have the filly once she's better?

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post #8 of 11 Old 06-25-2010, 01:34 PM Thread Starter
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She didn't want to give her up with an injury
Because the filly may never be anything more than a boodmare because of the broken vertabae, in which
Case she would be more useful to her breeder than to us. I'd love to hve both!
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post #9 of 11 Old 06-25-2010, 01:50 PM
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Now that is one responsible breeder. You have found one of the good ones...they get more and more rare each day. You guys are so lucky! The colt is stunning and Im sure the filly will lead a great life also.
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post #10 of 11 Old 06-25-2010, 01:55 PM
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I like the filly but that colt is outstanding!! Your very fortunate she is compensating you with something so beautiful

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