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  • Today I am enabling w/ this CANTER cutie......

    Boy do I wish I had room for this one.....flashy flashy flashy

    http://www.canterusa.org/index.php?o...ngs&Itemid=342
    "Life is tough. I recommend getting a manicure and a really cute helmet."
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    One more......

    http://www.canterusa.org/index.php?o...ngs&Itemid=284
    "Life is tough. I recommend getting a manicure and a really cute helmet."

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    • #3
      I don't care for the first one, but the roan is cute... I think... the picture isn't very good.

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      • #4
        I'm not wild for President Elect's conformation, but I love his name! Now the roan could stay at my barn just so I could look at him...

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        • #5
          Is it just the photo or is PE very 'Arab-y' looking? Amazing how that shows up sometimes in the TB.
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          • #6
            What do you think of this one. http://www.canterusa.org/index.php?o...ngs&Itemid=282 The pics are not the best, but the video link is interesting.
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            • #7
              Originally posted by Isabeau Z Solace View Post
              What do you think of this one. http://www.canterusa.org/index.php?o...ngs&Itemid=282 The pics are not the best, but the video link is interesting.
              Actually the pics show a real sweet face, love his eye. And the video shows a nice floaty trot. He even offered to drop his head and stretch down over his back, until the person lunging tugged on the line and snapped the whip to get his head up.
              “You'll always miss 100% of the shots you don't take.” - Wayne Gretsky

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              • #8
                Originally posted by ET's Home View Post
                Actually the pics show a real sweet face, love his eye. And the video shows a nice floaty trot. He even offered to drop his head and stretch down over his back, until the person lunging tugged on the line and snapped the whip to get his head up.

                I like the one Isabeau posted. It's funny how so many track people understand the idea of "uphill" and always seem to want o push the head up. He looks cute and willing to use his back. That makes me think that he might be a decent jumper.
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                • #9
                  How about these two...!

                  http://fingerlakesfinesttbs.com/sing-to-me/

                  http://fingerlakesfinesttbs.com/seeking-anita/

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                  • #10
                    Love this one
                    http://fingerlakesfinesttbs.com/pretty-victory/

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                    • #11
                      Oh, I like Pretty Victory!!
                      Pretty...
                      Originally posted by Nickelodian
                      We jump horses. Over sticks. For fun.
                      Never take life too seriously. Nobody makes it out alive anyway.
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                      • #12
                        I love Sing to Me. I like everything about her.
                        I heard a neigh. Oh, such a brisk and melodious neigh as that was! My very heart leaped with delight at the sound. --Nathaniel Hawthorne

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                        • #13
                          am I the only one who thinks seeking anita is built so beautifully?! I really know nothing about conformation but he just looks well put together and so pretty to boot!
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                          • #14
                            Originally posted by Isabeau Z Solace View Post
                            Is it just the photo or is PE very 'Arab-y' looking? Amazing how that shows up sometimes in the TB.
                            That's what I thought too! I see some very distinctive Arab-y features.
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                            • #15
                              No, I'm with ya, SMRaven.
                              Liiiiiiiiittle long in the pasterns, but I really do like him!
                              Originally posted by Nickelodian
                              We jump horses. Over sticks. For fun.
                              Never take life too seriously. Nobody makes it out alive anyway.
                              Regulus RDL

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                              • #16
                                I really dislike the first one. I love Sing to me and Seeking Anita. Both are very pretty and look like they will jump fairly well. How much wiggle room is there on price from these places?

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                                • #17
                                  Bummer that Sing to Me looks like she'll be off sized

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                                  • #18
                                    Originally posted by Kryzlstoff View Post
                                    Oh, I like Pretty Victory!!
                                    Pretty...
                                    My father bred Victory Gallop's dam so I'm partial to that line. We also had another beautiful Vice Regent mare who sadly died from complications of foaling, but I have her 3-year-old grandson who just retired after a short career on the track, and he has the best mind and appears to be very athletic.

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                                    • #19
                                      Originally posted by Alter_nativ3 View Post
                                      Bummer that Sing to Me looks like she'll be off sized
                                      If I didn't already have a horse, I'd be interested. I'm only 5' tall and like a smaller horse.
                                      I heard a neigh. Oh, such a brisk and melodious neigh as that was! My very heart leaped with delight at the sound. --Nathaniel Hawthorne

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                                      • #20
                                        Originally posted by Alter_nativ3 View Post
                                        I really dislike the first one. I love Sing to me and Seeking Anita. Both are very pretty and look like they will jump fairly well. How much wiggle room is there on price from these places?
                                        Price negotiation varies trainer to trainer. I've had trainers not budge on the price and others will come down quite a bit. The last couple weeks of the meet they are usually pretty flexible.

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