dresden needs a home
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Training Horses > Horse Training

dresden needs a home

This is a discussion on dresden needs a home within the Horse Training forums, part of the Training Horses category
  • Merinda highland mist
  • Mirinda highland mist

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    07-24-2007, 03:31 AM
  #1
Foal
dresden needs a home

Hi im new on here, I have a big problem I hope someone can help me with, I have a pony who is 13.3 hds 12 yrs old has excellent breeding he is by keston royal occasion, he has always been afraid of new people and doesnt really trust anyone I used to take him to shows and pony club all the time but he has never been fully comfortable but because he was such a stunner in the ring I kept persisting, to cut a long story short I need to find a home for him because I am moving and there is no room on the new place but I don't want to sell him I just want to give him to someone knowing he will be at a good home, he is terrified of men and vets etc, I just don't know what to do. I was wondering if there is anyone out there that is into natural horsemanship or something that would like to take him on. Hope to hear from someone soon
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    07-24-2007, 04:09 AM
  #2
Green Broke
Hi Laura, welcome to the Horseforum.

Where abouts do you live? Country etc?
     
    07-24-2007, 04:34 PM
  #3
Foal
You should advertise to lease him to someone. Then, he is still your horse while they use him. Make sure to put in your add that he needs an experienced rider due to his trust issues. You can write out your own contract dealing the duties of the leasee (care, your visitation right, etc) and you may charge as little as $1 to lease him or as much as you want. Leasee's are in charge of feed, farrier, and vet care with their leased horses just as if they owned him/her. You can set the lease terms to a certain amount of time, whoever long you want. Make sure however, that you like the person you lease him to and feel safe that he'll be taken care of. Visit their home/facilities, and watch them ride him. If they have other horses look at them to see how well they are cared for. Ask for references that you can call and talk to about their personality, habits, horse experience, etc.

I've known peole who have leased horses and its great for the leaser and the leasee. Alot of people who want to ride but can't afford to actually buy a horse look at leasing. 4-H members and pony clubbers would die for the chance to lease a stellar pony performer. Just make sure they are an older more experienced member if he needs it.
     
    07-24-2007, 06:31 PM
  #4
Foal
It would be most beneficial to know where you are...
     
    07-24-2007, 07:27 PM
  #5
Foal
I live in australia, sorry. Leasing might be an option the only thing is I still wont have room for him when the lease ends.. but it could be an option for the meantime thanks,
     
    07-24-2007, 10:55 PM
  #6
Weanling
Were in australia areu
     
    07-24-2007, 11:15 PM
  #7
Foal
Melbourne ,victoria
     
    07-25-2007, 06:06 AM
  #8
Weanling
Can you tell me a bit more about the pony what breed pc history ect
     
    07-25-2007, 04:29 PM
  #9
Foal
If the lease runs out and you still don't have a place, odds are that the leasee will want to renew it if they like the horse. Or, if they won't renew, make sure you know before the lease is up. That way, you can advertise again for a new leasee, who would then take over the lease when the other person's has ended. At least the horse will still be yours and will be getting ridden and taken care of while you sort things out and decide what your long term plans for him are.
     
    07-25-2007, 10:16 PM
  #10
Foal
Regards to this: can you tell me a bit more about the pony what breed pc history ect

Mirinda highland mist (dresden) is registered welsh and could be dual registered riding pony, he is liver chestnut, sire : keston royal occassion, dam: mirinda misty may.Full brother to mirinda dresden, Riding Pony of the Year, Champion Saddle Pony, Royal Melbourne, etc.
he was born in 93, won lots of champs at agi's. But hasnt done anything for about 2 yrs.
     

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



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:34 PM.


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