"Roanie" Stolen Right Before Competition - Page 2
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Horse Resources > Stolen Horses

"Roanie" Stolen Right Before Competition

This is a discussion on "Roanie" Stolen Right Before Competition within the Stolen Horses forums, part of the Horse Resources category
  • Missing horse at ifyr
  • Bandys horse stolen

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    07-16-2011, 11:52 AM
  #11
Trained
Alwaysbehind, the family HOPES he may have wandered off. Very big difference between thinking something has happened or hoping it has happened. If someone comes up to you and tells you your horse has died/gone missing/is caught in a fence, you think they're probably right, but inside you're hoping they've got the wrong horse.

If they are competing at as high of a level as it sounds, then there is the very real possibility that the horse could well have been stolen. I wouldn't even be surprised if it had been stolen by a fellow competitor. Some people will stoop that low to sabotage the person they feel most threatened by.
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    07-16-2011, 11:15 PM
  #12
Foal
Was the horse on their property or at the show grounds. Had he jumped there would have been evidence in tracks around the fence near his leaping. But she to still compete throws me, if I was that worried bout my horse I wouldnt be still riding. Could it all just be an insurance scam? Its been done before im sure.
     
    07-18-2011, 02:45 AM
  #13
Weanling
Bleh something smells fishy.....If my horse went missing I wouldn't put on my million dollar smile like that young girl did. They seem a bit "ladeedaa" about the whole thing. Could be an insurance scam OR the horse could really be missing and they just don't really care.
     
    07-18-2011, 09:19 AM
  #14
Banned
Quote:
Originally Posted by SugarPlumLove    
Roanie is used to that pen
What does the horse being used to a specific pen mean in this situation?

Any updates on Roanie?
     
    07-18-2011, 09:24 AM
  #15
Super Moderator
I surfed the web looking for updates and found on some rodeo blog somewhere that the horse had been found. I tried to look up the youth nationals points to see if she had made the show but had no luck.... I would think if the horse had been stolen there would have been updates.
     
    07-18-2011, 09:26 AM
  #16
Banned
Good Googling, FP. Thanks for the update.
     
    07-18-2011, 04:45 PM
  #17
Weanling
Glad the horse was found.
There are some IFYR barrel results here:
IFYR Results
...But her name isn't there. Maybe she didn't compete, or just wasn't in the top?
     
    07-18-2011, 06:13 PM
  #18
Foal
Quote:
Originally Posted by Alwaysbehind    
What does the horse being used to a specific pen mean in this situation?

Any updates on Roanie?
i think they mean he's use to being locked in that "pen" before comp so he's not just put there for the first time and freaked and jumped out you know?
     
    07-19-2011, 04:02 PM
  #19
Weanling
I think AB's point was that ANYTHING can freak a horse out at any time, any place. Just because the horse had been in that pen before doesn't mean there's NO way it could have jumped out, which was the implication of the first statement.

Sure it probably didn't just decide to jump out because it didn't like it's pen, but if something spooked it, he could have jumped.
     
    07-19-2011, 04:49 PM
  #20
Banned
Thank you, Skye, that is what I was getting at.
     

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 12:21 PM.


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