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        10-01-2012, 04:23 PM
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    Originally Posted by nikelodeon79    
    $2200 isn't a small cost in todays horse market... I certainly wouldn't expect to flip a horse at that price for profit, even if you wait until spring to sell.
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    Yes that is a good chunk of money. I wouldn't think of paying that for the horse. I'm getting a deal because it's a friend selling him.

    I found out last night that I may already have a buyer for him in the spring. That would be to another friend that I would give a deal on. Basically, my costs for him. If I would sell him outright, I would try to get some profit. Nothing to get rich but a little something. Probably even less than the asking price now.
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        10-02-2012, 02:06 PM
    I wouldnt give anything over 1500 for a horse with known training issues and that is pushing it. He isnt worth the money if he isnt safe right now.
        10-02-2012, 02:56 PM
    Sounds like questionable owners,as far as riding/training ability. That is probably much of this horses problem & now i'd question how much proper training this horse has & how much of the good has been undone. Agree that the horse is overpriced
        10-03-2012, 07:22 PM
    Not in a milion years...
        10-04-2012, 12:41 AM
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    Originally Posted by Ashleysmardigrasgirl    
    not in a milion years...
    Why not? What if he was the perfect price?

    Just saying, what he was given to you for free?
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        10-04-2012, 06:57 AM
    Originally Posted by usandpets    
    Why not? What if he was the perfect price?

    Just saying, what he was given to you for free?
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    Not the horse for me, so I wouldn't take him even if he was free. No since in feeding something you do not want. I understand the not in a million years comment perfectly :)
        10-04-2012, 07:23 AM
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    I also understand the comment but was just wondering the reason why. I know some wouldn't take on a known bucker but is there something else?

    I don't necessarily want or need the horse. We have 7 already. I would like to help the friend out and I would like to gain more experience in training. If I don't take him, there might be a good chance he would end up at an auction in the spring and the kill buyer would love to get him. I might be his last chance.
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        10-04-2012, 08:09 AM
    Well the kb is not going to be paying near that much for his horse so if that is the case the price should drop over $2000 to get this horse at a loose horse price. In my part of the US you can get a horse with no issues for less than the asking price on this one. Your money and your call but I wouldn't take this horse for free as it is just as easy to feed a good horse with no issues as it does a horse that has issues. JMHO :)
        10-04-2012, 08:18 AM
    I think you should ride him a couple of times and make your decision from that.
        10-04-2012, 09:17 AM
    This sounds all to fishy to me. One price of a horse that's known to buck the thought of flipping the horse to make a profit ( No such thing these days ) The seller is a friend but you know nothing about the horse other then it bucks and 3 months professional training. Already have horse sold for spring Now that's amazing selling if you ask me. I never seen anyone sell a problem horse 6 months in advance and don't een know a thing about the horse other then it bucks. I roll my eyes on this one. JMHO

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