Stallion price opinions?

       The Horse Forum > Horse Resources > Horses for Sale

Stallion price opinions?

This is a discussion on Stallion price opinions? within the Horses for Sale forums, part of the Horse Resources category

    Like Tree16Likes

    LinkBack Thread Tools
        01-29-2013, 02:13 PM
    Question Stallion price opinions?

    Can anyone tell me what they would consider fair priced in this economy for this horse?

    AQHA Palomino Stallion | Male Quarter Horse in Oroville CA | 3258351899 | Horses on Oodle Marketplace

    Sponsored Links
        01-29-2013, 02:21 PM
    If he is conformationally sound... he is broke but not shown. Not proven (to me proven doesn't mean you can successfully put a four legged foal on the ground). Sounds like an average pedigree.
    Maybe $2000. Sounds like a better gelding prospect though.
        01-29-2013, 02:25 PM
    Sounds like a wonderful gelding prospect and I wouldn't pay more than $500-$1000 for him. He's done nothing, his pedigree is ok but nothing to get excited about. Be a pretty trail horse.
        01-29-2013, 02:35 PM
    Are you looking for a stallion specifically? He sounds nice but he is a stallion and no matter how gentle they are you can never completely trust one.
        01-29-2013, 02:40 PM
    Originally Posted by cmarie    
    Are you looking for a stallion specifically? He sounds nice but he is a stallion and no matter how gentle they are you can never completely trust one.
    This I don't agree with. I have a friend who has a beautifull foundation quarter horse buckskin stallion. If you didn't know he was a stallion, you could be fooled. He uses him with us on the mounted patrol. He is quite, and very well trained. Will do anything you ask of him the first time, and doesnt think twice. He is the gentelest horse I have ever been around. They have had him since birth, and he has always been like that. He is also a gentle and quite breeder as well. I would trust this stud over my gelding I have owned for 15 years any day. I think with the proper attitude and handling, a stud can be just as trustworthy as any gelding or mare.
    Posted via Mobile Device
    Red Cedar Farm likes this.
        01-29-2013, 03:02 PM
    There are studs like that, but they can get a bee in their bonnet no matter how well trained and gentle as can any animal.
        01-29-2013, 03:04 PM
    1500 or less.
        01-29-2013, 03:04 PM
    So can geldings and mares :) Saying you can't trust studs no matter what is like saying only pit bulls bite people.
    Posted via Mobile Device
    Red Cedar Farm and TKS2005 like this.
        01-29-2013, 03:24 PM
    Looks like a fair price to me.
        01-29-2013, 03:25 PM
    I am interested in him, but the price they are asking does not seem fit for him to me especially because he has not been proven or trained for any discipline really. Would be good for trails, but of course he is a stallion and he may act differently for other people. Her friend estimated him to be worth 5,000-10,000$. I thought if he were a gelding he'd be worth more, but as an unproven stallion though he is broke he isn't worth the asking price. I just wanted an opinion as I didn't agree with this and wanted another opinion. Thankyou! I think I shall keep looking.
    Red Cedar Farm likes this.

    Quick Reply
    Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.

    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

    Similar Threads
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    Opinions on this stallion.. Derry girl Horse Breeding 8 03-24-2012 05:56 PM
    Need stallion Opinions Waybueno Reining 8 03-03-2011 10:19 PM
    Opinions on Stallion Beau Baby Horse Breeding 7 09-28-2010 08:27 PM
    Opinions on saddle price please... Pro Horse Tack and Equipment 14 03-02-2010 05:16 PM
    Half-price stallion services pegasus44 Horse Breeding 13 08-28-2009 06:36 PM

    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:37 AM.

    Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
    Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
    Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0