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lakotalegend15 02-10-2008 08:37 PM

please critique- potential buy
 
http://www.equinehits.com/horses-for-sale/horse-180904

can you guys critique him? his body? conformation? his add?

thanks..
e,c.

BluMagic 02-10-2008 08:42 PM

I personally, am not fond of his confo. He has nice coloring. His price isn't outrageous. He has multiple disciplines which is nice. His neck connects to his chest at a low point. He has a very long hip too.

I would get more critique from a more experienced critic. lol. :)

Supermane 02-10-2008 08:44 PM

What are you planning on using him for?

I'm not too fond of his hips and his neck seems short to me, but I'm not great with conformation.

AKPaintLover 02-10-2008 08:45 PM

lakotalegend, I moved this to the critique section where you are likely to get more critiques from people. :)

AKPaintLover 02-10-2008 08:49 PM

I like his pattern, but there is too much white there for my taste (a lot to keep clean :) ). He is a good size, seems to have good exposure to various disciplines, good age. Others can give you a good conformation critique. I think if he has done all they say, and he has no soundness issues, the price is okay. I think he would at least be worth going to see and try out in person.

lakotalegend15 02-10-2008 08:56 PM

thanks, sorry i'm new!

yeah, i don't love his confor. i would be using him at a drassage barn, but i'm not even doing training level drasage. the most i would be doing with him is WTCG jump ( he can jump 2'5") and some lateral movement( down the road) trails etc..
i'm not goingto be doingn anything fancy with him.

but i wan tto know if his confor. is so bad that it will affect his everyday ride..

lakotalegend15 02-10-2008 08:57 PM

but i'm just not sure he's the one for me. i am having my teacher take a look,..

sarahsboergoats 02-10-2008 08:57 PM

I think he's gorgeous, but to me the price is kinda high. But that's just me.
-Sarah :D

Got2Gallop 02-11-2008 01:00 AM

$3500 seems a bit much for a horse that isn't registered.

JustDressageIt 02-11-2008 10:09 AM

I really really don't like his croup. Waaaay too steep. His back is too short, and not a nice athletic-type short, more a just too-short back short. He looks to be a little straight-legged in the back as well.
I'd have to say he's a no-go. I really don't like his conformation.
I think you could find better for that price.


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