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    Sad! Just another Happy Hacker!!!!!

    ^^^^ You and me too. I have been looking for three years and will not settle for anything less than I expect. Bought one over a year ago, which only after four days and the first attempt to mount it reared up and went straight back over, crushing and nearly killing my daughter. Undisclosed...
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    Securing a horse sale is this normal???

    ^^^^Clearly we are singing from the same hymn sheet! I could not agree more. Home far more important than price, having said that we do not want to give our friends away for nothing because this could then lead to the new owner selling on for a profit and us loosing contact. But I would...
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    appaloosas?

    Some local shows will accept an Appaloosa in the coloured class, however my local area will not. One has to seek a higher level with a designated Appy class.
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    Has anyone or does anyone

    Sorry cannot help, but I read your other post on looking for a horse and have to say I was very touched. In parts in was one of the funniest posts I have ever read and made may day. For those of you who have not read this and want a giggle in part here is the link...
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    Horses with unsuitable names!

    http://www.clipcloptraders.co.uk/Flange.html www.clipcloptraders.co.uk
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    Horses with unsuitable names!

    :D:D:D:D:D Not quite PC !
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    Horses with unsuitable names!

    I have a friend who has a horse named 'Prime', basically the name suited him as he was always primed to be naughty. My friends husband 'hated' the horse and jokingly kept saying he was going to turn him into Pasty Meat :eek: However, whenever the husband turned up on the yard he always...
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    What Do YOU Think Is Too Big?

    Hi I am not offay with FB, but I can talk you through how I do it. Go to photobucket and create a 'free account' upload your pics there and then hoover over your uploaded pic until a drop box opens...just mouse over the bottom link and right click or copy and then post here by opening a new...
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    Would this put you off buying a horse?

    I think it would depend on 'why' he fell. But if you are honest when people enquire, then buyers have an informed choice to come and view or not, so not wasting anyones time.
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    Your views on bent neck please

    ^^^^ I totally agree. I did say there would be a lot of experienced riders in here which would provide an answer. Note to Queenbee....Nice to see you again 'E', just to let you know, my daughter finally hit the saddle again 6 weeks ago. It was a long hard haul for her (and me) Understandably...
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    Best place to get an ex racer in berks/hants?

    Blimey...why would she want to?
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    Your views on bent neck please

    ^^^^^^Could not agree more. There are a lot of experienced riders in here, all with a vast range of experience. I am sure you will receive lots of responses to clarify why.
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    How much would you pay for a horse like this?

    Guy's and gal's bear in mind it is a coloured.
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    How much would you pay for a horse like this?

    Hmmm So what breed would say it was and why would a heavier cob be worth more in your opinion. I see posts all the time looking for this sort of horse on here, so I am totally confused now.
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    How much would you pay for a horse like this?

    Blimey, that's cheap. Wished I could find one at that price!
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    How much would you pay for a horse like this?

    15.2hh 8 years Nice paces, competed up to metre s/j, very brave x/c. Won lots of times at big shows and placed in dressage. Sensible and unspoilt.
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    Would YOU pay £10,000 for a horse that weaves

    Well I did not expect this post to get so heated. It was after all only a question. Personally, I think ANYTHING anyone can do to improve even one situation is progress. imo This reply is the most sensible of them all.
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    Would YOU pay £10,000 for a horse that weaves

    MISSPONYMAD I want you horse, it's stunning!!!
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    Would YOU pay £10,000 for a horse that weaves

    I recently read a post where someone purchased a horse which was advetised for 10K. She says 'it can be a bit quirky and weaves when stressed,' but well worth the money as he has been placed everytime out showing and bsja. Am I wrong in thinking No horse is born bad, just bad owners. If a...
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    How much will I need to buy this sort of horse?

    Having looked for a horse with the same criteria for six months, imo the prices can very depending on what part of the country you look. I also think sellers price horses based on their knowledge of their own horse as during my search I found many identical breeds, age, sex and ability all at...
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    How to tick off a horsey neighbor...(long, but any help appreciated)

    I remember that also. The outcome was...He had to pull it down on the grounds it did not comply with planning regs. If it had been visible for that length of time, he would have been safe. It was hiding it that was his downfall. Having said that, had it not hid it, it probably would not have...
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    How to tick off a horsey neighbor...(long, but any help appreciated)

    This is how I see it. Someone has obviously reported your friend to the planning office, this could be a neighbour, country walkers or maybe someone your friend may have upset. Once the planning office receives a complaint, they are as other members have said, obliged to look into it...
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    TB's at the sales . . . apparently passports nailed to doors and 'help yourself'???

    Trinity Fox You must be every horse's pray and worth their whole weight in gold. What a nice person you are to offer homes to unwanted equines. Bless You!
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    TB's at the sales . . . apparently passports nailed to doors and 'help yourself'???

    Trinity Fox P.S. if anyone has any free horses lying around i have 100 acres grazing ready lots of others for company plenty hay stables etc oh and a lorry to pick them up.:) You must be every horse's pray and worth their whole weight in gold. What a nice person you are to offer homes to...
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    what would you like to see in a website/blog

    A safe guide to buying a 'New Horse' Tips on what to ask at the viewing. My daughter and I recently purchased a New Horse. This was supposed to be an 'all-rounder' but suitable for British Dressage. Being experienced with horses and coming from a horsey back-ground...she asked all the right...
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    Abracadabra thread gone?

    I did not read this comment, but have picked up on the owner not being a saint..If you mean the person that sold te horse...I cannot comment. If you mean the person my daughter, whom bought the horse. I can tell you she is (and as a mother I would be bias) a kind, gentle person, whom adores all...
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