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post #81 of 86 Old 03-03-2016, 10:59 PM
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Is the other mare still in the running you tried still in the running or are you thinking of looking around more in case this doesn't work out?
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post #82 of 86 Old 03-04-2016, 12:06 PM Thread Starter
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The other mare is still in the running, but also still very expensive. I've got ISO ads running on Facebook to see if I can scare up anything in a better price range but I don't plan to move on any of that until I know whether Nikki becomes sound again.
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post #83 of 86 Old 03-04-2016, 12:38 PM
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I think its worth waiting to see if she comes sound with the shoeing and a chance to let any bruising heal - you've got nothing to lose from doing that - obviously if something amazing comes up in the meantime you can rethink
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post #84 of 86 Old 03-04-2016, 10:00 PM
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Awww, Elle, I am so sorry!
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post #85 of 86 Old 03-11-2016, 04:27 PM
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Any word from Nikki's owner yet? Is it this coming Wed. that will be 2 weeks?

Any other interesting horses?
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post #86 of 86 Old 03-11-2016, 08:53 PM Thread Starter
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I contacted her on Monday or Tuesday and she still hadn't gotten the shoes on. Said she had an appointment for later in the week. I hope she does it.

In the meantime, I'm thinking about taking another ride on that little mare I liked a lot that got a little jiggy at the bridge. She was pretty solid, otherwise, and I'm watching the seller's Facebook page and seeing that they are putting lots of trails miles on her. I might want to ride her again just to give her a second chance. To be honest, I have been so busy with other things that I haven't been thinking much about riding. Shocking, I know.
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