Should I buy this horse? - Page 2 - The Horse Forum
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #11 of 31 Old 02-06-2013, 04:56 PM
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: left of center
Posts: 7,083
• Horses: 2
Originally Posted by Speed Racer View Post
Never mind, just some kid 'wish buying'.

Read her other posts, y'all.
And this one fit her budget. $12.

Signature undergoing edits. Please standby.......
franknbeans is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #12 of 31 Old 02-06-2013, 05:01 PM
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Just south of sanity
Posts: 16,308
• Horses: 3
Originally Posted by franknbeans View Post
And this one fit her budget. $12.

I have a feeling that horse's price is more along the lines of $12,000 not $12.
franknbeans likes this.

You want the truth? You can't HANDLE the truth!
Speed Racer is offline  
post #13 of 31 Old 02-08-2013, 03:08 PM
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Georgia USA
Posts: 6,599
• Horses: 1
Or maybe it is $12..............

Celeste is offline  
post #14 of 31 Old 02-08-2013, 03:13 PM
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Cariboo, British Columbia
Posts: 11,558
• Horses: 3
Sure go ahead & buy it, it's your $12!
Posted via Mobile Device
nvr2many likes this.
waresbear is offline  
post #15 of 31 Old 02-08-2013, 03:18 PM
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Georgia USA
Posts: 6,599
• Horses: 1
Why do so many of these ads you see online have such ridiculous pricing? Some of them will say $10 or $100 and the horse is actually thousands. And then there are the ads like this one that don't even post pictures. I can't imagine anybody following up on an ad like that.

Celeste is offline  
post #16 of 31 Old 02-11-2013, 08:18 AM Thread Starter
Join Date: Aug 2012
Posts: 30
• Horses: 1
Okay guys first, I'm used to hot horses because I own a few myself. And I do have stallions. That's why I want him because I would NEVER bring a mare to my house with them. Also I want a riding horse I can trust with my 6 year old niece. Also just for me. If we get him we might geld him. We most certainly will if he's to hot. I went to the sellers house and met him. He was very kind and wanted to please me. Whenever I asked something he would do it without hesitation. Even when I rode him. I just wanted to know his bloodlines. I only got a few good answers. This happened last time too. I don't think I will be hearing from you guys for a long long time.
Posted via Mobile Device
advelanch is offline  
post #17 of 31 Old 02-11-2013, 09:41 AM
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Southwest Arkansas
Posts: 379
• Horses: 5
No, I would not buy this horse. The fact that you are looking at him to use as a breeding stallion AND as a horse for your 6 yo niece is concerning. It looks like your stallion handling experience has been with minis, there is a big difference between the two. I have fairly extensive experience with Arabian stallions and rode one as my personal horse for years, I like them. BUT, I would never choose a stallion as a mount for a young child. Period.
smrobs, Golden Horse and Celeste like this.
Bellasmom is offline  
post #18 of 31 Old 02-11-2013, 09:43 AM
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Georgia USA
Posts: 6,599
• Horses: 1
A lot of shows will not allow minors to ride stallions.

Also, if you put him in with a mini stallion, he is very likely to kill it.
smrobs likes this.

Celeste is offline  
post #19 of 31 Old 02-11-2013, 09:49 AM
Join Date: Jun 2011
Posts: 1,187
• Horses: 0

Last edited by goneriding; 02-11-2013 at 09:52 AM.
goneriding is offline  
post #20 of 31 Old 02-11-2013, 10:32 AM
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: East Central Illinois
Posts: 7,109
• Horses: 3
Funny post. Funny ad.
First, NO pictures.
Second, I've never seen height listed as 14.30 hh.
Third, price--$12.00 ?? Where did someone get $12K ?
I, personally, am thinking about a "Corporal" replacement, which would be an Arab GELDING. The way I figure, a gelding was worth somebody paying to geld him, so he's more valuable. ...and easier to handle.

A Jack and Three Queens, the latest book by James C. Dedman,
Hope that you fall in love with "Trot", like I did!
Corporal is offline  

Quick Reply

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:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


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
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome