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  • Bought a great horse

    I LOVE my horse, which I bought from Lance. First of all, he drove the horse we ended up getting, plus another, out to the East Coast (from Chicago) for us to try for a week, and let us do whatever we wanted with them. Then, when we made the purchase everything went smoothly, we got papers and bill of sale promptly. Now, 5 months later, I am still so in love with my horse and we are racking up the blue ribbons!
    Last edited by blueribbonprincess10; Jan. 29, 2013, 01:01 PM.

  • #2
    Lance Williamson Stables

    Yes, it sure is - especially from Lance Williamson !!


    • #3
      I'm really glad your new horse is working out for you, that's great! But that is one trainer that I would NEVER do business with, and I would never encourage a friend or fellow COTHer to either.
      With that said- congrats on the new horse!
      High Quality Tack Resale


      • #4
        Originally posted by blueribbonprincess10 View Post
        So many times, people post to say bad things. And when I tried to research this trainer, I found mixed reviews. But I felt compelled to post something because I LOVE my horse, which I bought from Lance Williamson. First of all, he drove the horse we ended up getting, plus another, out to the East Coast (from Chicago) for us to try for a week, and let us do whatever we wanted with them. Then, when we made the purchase everything went smoothly, we got papers and bill of sale promptly. Now, 5 months later, I am still so in love with my horse and we are racking up the blue ribbons!

        Nice to know that it's still possible to have a great expereince in buying a horse.
        In a quoting mood.
        ...somewhere between the talent and the potato....


        • #5
          Originally posted by JSjumper View Post
          I'm really glad your new horse is working out for you, that's great! But that is one trainer that I would NEVER do business with, and I would never encourage a friend or fellow COTHer to either.
          With that said- congrats on the new horse!
          Agree with this.


          • #6
            Would love to know which one you bought....post some pictures!
            Anthony 'Tony' Soprano Sr.: If you can quote the rules, then you can obey them


            • #7
              IS THIS FOR REAL?!?!?!


              • #8
                Two posters on this thread have a total of three posts between them.

                Just sayin'.


                • #9
                  yep. im an alter.


                  • #10

                    I used to ride there, before I moved away, and he was far and away the best trainer I ever had. I learned more there, and my horse performed better there, than anywhere before or since. Honestly, after experiencing it myself, I really think they are the victims of a lot of sour grapes from others. We had a blast- I wish I still lived close enough to ride there.


                    • #11
                      OP, why post this five months after the purchase? Was it in your contract to give public props to the trainer in question?
                      Horse sense is the thing a horse has which keeps it from betting on people.
                      W. C. Fields


                      • #12
                        Is it just me or are there an unusual number of first time posters here for a thread with less than one page of posts? hmm....
                        High Quality Tack Resale


                        • #13
                          You realize that all this thread makes me do is search for previous threads to see what else has been said, right? If you'd just shut up, I never would have realized there were bad things being said...
                          Proud member of the Snort and Blow Clique


                          • #14
                            Oh, you smart and skeptical COTHers... noting new posters spontaneously coming here to give personal testimonials.

                            You (and COTH) are being used by the new form of social-media based advertising, that's all. Expect more as the line between an economically-interested post and information becomes slimmer.

                            Otherwise, I don't know the dude in question or any of these new posters. So I place no value on their recommendation.
                            The armchair saddler
                            Politically Pro-Cat