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post #11 of 15 Old 03-24-2012, 01:37 PM
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In addition to what the others have said, don't TRY to sell your horse. Talk to them about the good points and bad points, but do it conversationally - don't act like a used car salesman trying to sell something. Forcing yourself on a buyer (not that you would) turns a lot of people off. If your horse is priced right he will sell himself to a reasonable buyer that is looking for his type horse...

Oh, and if he sells, everyone that responds to you in this thread should get $10. I appreciate it...
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post #12 of 15 Old 03-25-2012, 03:45 AM Thread Starter
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Guys, Great news- he has been sold pending payment, deposit has been taken. :) Hewi went wonderfully today and although was full of beans (for lack of better word) his new owner(15 year old) stuck like glue and was not too fazed by his little pigroot. Oooo you guys would have seen me beam with pride over how well behaved he was considering the circumstances. I think i have a video also ill post ...(just waiting for it to be sent from phone to email address- ill post this in here also ) ..oooo and to top it all off the place that i agist at offered the boy a riding job excercising the horses that they have :)
There was only one downer for the day - one of agistment owners aged gelding died of colic - he went down so quick and it was horrible - no amount of vet help could have saved this boy, i didnt get to him quick enough :(-

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post #13 of 15 Old 03-25-2012, 03:57 AM Thread Starter
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Horse :: hewiandnewowner.mp4 video by tanya1984 - Photobucket

thats the video , its side ways sorry :(

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post #14 of 15 Old 03-26-2012, 03:49 PM Thread Starter
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I SPOKE TOO SOON- total fail yesterday when loading him on to float - well trying to load him on float. Stubborn boy didnt want to go. :( I also canned the sale. Reasons that Ill explain in another one of the sub forums but lets just say the father of 15 yr old turned me off .

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post #15 of 15 Old 03-26-2012, 05:07 PM
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Wow! I'm sorry the sale fell though! It sounds like it was for the best??

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