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  • Meet my new guy!

    I'm so excited, I just had to share! Picked him up this weekend from a fellow COTHer who contacted me because she didn't have the time or room to keep him going. It was a whirlwind weekend going to pick him up. We spent many (too many!) hours in the truck but it was totally worth it! I am totally in love with him!
    After much debate about his name, my boyfriend renamed him "Ace". Here he is!



    ^Meeting Chip for the first time!

    I can't wait for the farrier to come out so I can hop on him! Of course he had to throw a shoe before I got a chance to!
    My CANTER cutie Chip and IHSA shows!

  • #2
    Handsome devil. Congrats!
    ~Amy~ TrakehNERD clique
    *Bugs 5/86-3/10 OTTB Mare* RIP lovely Lady, I miss you
    *Frodo '03 Anglo Trakehner Gelding*
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    • #3
      Loff him! TB?
      I love cats, I love every single cat....
      So anyway I am a cat lover
      And I love to run.


      • #4
        he looks great!


        • Original Poster

          Thanks guys! Of course he is a TB.

          Went out early this morning and let him out with Chip for the first time. They love each other!

          More photos, of course!




          ^Chip reminding me that he should be the center of attention...haha

          ^Chip has tail envy!
          My CANTER cutie Chip and IHSA shows!


          • #6
            Very attractive! How old?

            What are your plans for him? What has he done?
            \"Don\'t go throwing effort after foolishness\" >>>Spur, Man From Snowy River


            • Original Poster

              He's about to be 5. He was started last year and was WTC/starting to jump this past summer but has not been in work all winter while previous owner was in Florida.

              I plan to get him going again, put a bit more training in him, and let him tell me what he'd like to do! I'm a hunter at heart but if he wants to be a jumper or eventer that's not a problem either.
              My CANTER cutie Chip and IHSA shows!


              • #8
                What a cutie, I love his markings!
                "Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out." ~John Wooden

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                • #9
                  Incredibly cute! Seems to have settled in quickly! Congrats
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                  • #10
                    He's lovely! Next time you have a friend with a horse like that and you have no room, let ME know! :-)


                    • #11
                      Ohhh I like the looks of him! Congrats
                      Charlie Brown (1994 bay TB X gelding)
                      White Star (2004 grey TB gelding)

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                      • #12
                        Congratulations ~~~ Liking ACE ~~~~

                        CONGRATULATIONS ```

                        I LIKE YOUR 'ACE'

                        ENJOY ` THANKS FOR SHARING `
                        Zu Zu Bailey " IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE ! "


                        • Original Poster

                          Thanks everyone! I cannot wait to hop on him! Farrier is coming on Thursday but I just got a text from my sister begging me to dog sit this weekend so my first ride will have to wait until Sunday. The wait is killing me!
                          My CANTER cutie Chip and IHSA shows!


                          • #14
                            I have tail envy too! He is really handsome.
                            I'm sure you will enjoy him.


                            • Original Poster

                              Rode him today! Farrier came earlier than I thought he would so I got to hop on him. He was awesome! Can't wait until he's fit again and I can do more with him. Tonight we just walked and trotted. Here's a picture:


                              My CANTER cutie Chip and IHSA shows!


                              • #16
                                Love him!! What is his pedigree? His markings are similar to my mare which makes me love him even more!

                                older pic of her but best I could find to show her markings:
                                I love cats, I love every single cat....
                                So anyway I am a cat lover
                                And I love to run.


                                • #17
                                  He is adorable!
                                  Owned by an Oldenburg


                                  • #18
                                    I love him. Congrats!


                                    • #19
                                      what a cute horse! the pic of you riding him is lovely


                                      • #20
                                        He is beautiful congrats! He's got some long legs! Good luck with him!