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Eventers looking for OTTBs in mid TN area

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  • Eventers looking for OTTBs in mid TN area

    Eventers are looking for OTTBs that might be near middle TN for the winter.

    Looking for the usual suspect - young, sound, sane, 16 hands or bigger, gelding perfered but quiet mares OK.

    Please PM me with any info! Thank you!
    Hillside Haven Farm
    From starting gate to start box!

  • #2
    New Vocations has a branch in Chattanooga I think, they might know where to look....


    • #3
      Free's and near free's

      This site lists tbs for free nationwide....

      and of course, the canterusa.org site has many horses listed... some with prices, you'd have to talk to the trainer to see how firm.

      good luck
      OTTB's ready to show/event/jumpers. Track ponies for perfect trail partners.


      • #4

        My mistake........ I should have clicked on your link before answsering ...
        you are already connected with the canter group...and an entire website of their listings....
        and Im sure you already know of the free list site for tb's...
        no offense meant........ you are already well in the know !
        OTTB's ready to show/event/jumpers. Track ponies for perfect trail partners.


        • #5
          not sure if i am close enough, but i have two that would fit your bill.

          ride it like you stole it! "ralph hill"


          • #6
            I'm in central Alabama - breeding Thoroughbreds and crosses for the sportmarket and downsizing.


            • #7
              Come to Georgia. My farm is about 1.5 hours from Chattanooga. I've 2 TBs available for Eventing and many more horses at the track.
              Thoroughbred Training and Sales


              • #8
                Check with Mapleshade, also.


                She always has some very nice horses, besides being a person who steps up to help horses in need when she can.
                If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
                Desmond Tutu


                • #9
                  Mapleshade has her prospects on sale and is offering to help buy straight from the track.
                  From the feedback on COTH on her and her horses, I would trust her to be honest and most interested in matching horses with their riders rather than profits.


                  • #10
                    i too sell ottb's. but i get them from the farms and owners here in town. some never raced, some just home from the track. i will also be more than happy to set anyone up with a trainer at a track that i know.i have some at my farm that are for resale that have some additional training away from the track. anywhere from 30- 60 days. one has been to a c.c course and was like yea whatever, the other is jumping around little fences and w/t/c with a swap.just sold one straight from the track in 3 days, he has already been c.c schooling at the water with the ponies and hoped over a couple of logs. i just love the find the tb's new homes and new jobs. i work for an equine vet here in town, so know a lot of the farm owners and trainers. margret is wonderful, she has a great eye for a horse!

                    ride it like you stole it! "ralph hill"


                    • Original Poster

                      We are looking for cheap horses fresh off the track, around the $1k mark or less. I was hoping that some might be wintering a little closer to us.
                      Hillside Haven Farm
                      From starting gate to start box!


                      • #12
                        Originally posted by mcorbett View Post
                        We are looking for cheap horses fresh off the track, around the $1k mark or less. I was hoping that some might be wintering a little closer to us.
                        pool your money, head to Fingerlakes (or any other destination) grab a few and share the truck ride....

                        CANTER midatlantic has a few locations close by.