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*RESOLVED* "stolen filly.....i need help!"

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  • We will all be watching

    for this filly at the shows. If she shows up in California someone from here will likely spot her.


    • rapazzini09 Already posted on facebook, whatever we can do to help!!!! We honest horse people need to stick together it takes a village!


      • Did you get the PM I sent with two suggestions for contacts?
        McDowell Racing Stables

        Home Away From Home


        • rapazzini09, I emailed you on FB and to your Gmail account.. Hope you respond.. I would like to help!!


          • rapazzini- do you have your own pictures that we can post in case the other ones dissapear?
            Derby Lyn Farms Website

            Derby Lyn Farms on Facebook!


            • I also find it interesting that she's offering an in-utero option from your mare for 2013. Wonder how she's planning on pulling that one off!
              The rebel in the grey shirt


              • Just heading over to my FB page to post it as well

                Hope this all helps get your filly back!

                True Colours Farm on Facebook


                • Does anyone know of a photo showing Ms. Burnell herself? I've never seen one.

                  Updated. I've seen. She really is a large breeder.
                  Last edited by dianehalpin; May. 21, 2012, 07:44 PM.


                  • I'd suggest posting this saga over in the hunter/jumper forum. You are going to reach a much larger audience of JB's potential buyers there. They ought to know what a scumbag she is.

                    As for people doing business with her and showing her horses... why on earth would anyone do business with someone who had screwed over John French to the extent that he had to take them to court? Aside from being IMHO *the* best hunter rider out there, John also has to be one of the nicest people in the business.

                    In any kind of business I have been involved in, startup to multinational corporation, we don't do business with people who have a history of not paying. It's a non-starter. End of story.

                    I really don't understand how this woman isn't rotting in jail right now.


                    • Originally posted by Derby Lyn Farms View Post
                      rapazzini- do you have your own pictures that we can post in case the other ones dissapear?
                      Just go to those pictures and right click and save picture as. They'll save to your computer.
                      Fresh, Frozen & ISO Warmblood Breedings FB Group


                      • Wow, an ad for Raven Ridge just came across my twitter feed a few minutes ago from BigEq. Still being marketed.


                        • Originally posted by Derby Lyn Farms View Post
                          rapazzini- do you have your own pictures that we can post in case the other ones dissapear?
                          You can screen capture the web page.....
                          The rebel in the grey shirt


                          • Originally posted by dianehalpin View Post
                            Does anyone know of a photo showing Ms. Burnell herself? I've never seen one.

                            Is that her in a photo titled 'My two year old stallions in Germany' dated Sept 2008 on the FB page for Jill Burnell?

                            It is NOT letting me post the link.


                            • Originally posted by LetsRide View Post
                              Is that her in a photo titled 'My two year old stallions in Germany' dated Sept 2008 on the FB page for Jill Burnell?

                              It is NOT letting me post the link.
                              No. That is someone with the initials LM (keeping her name OUT of this,read the comments)
                              Fresh, Frozen & ISO Warmblood Breedings FB Group


                              • Originally posted by back in the saddle View Post
                                No. That is someone with the initials LM (keeping her name OUT of this,read the comments)
                                Oh; I missed seeing that comment. Appologize to LM for my mistake.


                                • Originally posted by ise@ssl View Post

                                  What I KNOW are people who have been financiall screwed by GFF and I've seen more than enough to have the opinion that this woman is a HOARDER. And the horses are paying the price now and will into the future. I would venture a good guess that she's financially bankrupt but just doesn't want to face reality and get help to do a "work out plan".

                                  I hope the people who have horses/foals with her get them out as soon as possible. And if JB has even a partial brain in her head she will STOP BREEDING and get herself financially solvent.
                                  At last count on HER website, she is now up to 40+ broodmares and 20+ young stock...


                                  • My search for a photo did bring up active warrants for her in the county of Washington state of Virgina from the year 2006 for writing bad checks. No wonder she is shielding herself from publically posted photos or being tagged in photos; so many warrants in so many states.


                                    • Originally posted by rocksolid View Post
                                      For some reason, True Colors brought my name into this thread. We do have Rapture to show and she has gone to 6 horse shows as of 5/19/12 with us. She is a lovely filly and as sweet as they come. Gray Fox Farm has paid all entries and she has kept square with us. We have a good working relation with Jill and hope to continue to do so. Who is the filly that people are trying to find?
                                      Oh good! Well if she seems to have $ for you do you think you could get me the $2300 she owes me in import tax and maybe send back the stud fees she owes into Canada for those 4 people who bought breedings from her and NEVER got their semen...they got their breeding certificates though tell her THANKS!


                                      • wow - interesting - I don't think she ever paid Peter Pletcher either or a whole lot of other folks - but Rocksolid seems to have opened the spigot -

                                        Good luck Rocksolid - seems you MIGHT have a stolen filly however - so hard to follow the whole tortured tales of JB!
                                        "Her life was okay. Sometimes she wished she were sleeping with the right man instead of with her dog, but she never felt she was sleeping with the wrong dog."



                                        • I have been reading all this with amazement and distress....how can this go on? I am not great on the computer and cannot figure how to read this "blog" by JB. Could someone post the link...if it is on here I missed it. I would also appreciate the link to the stolen mare...I was confused as to which one it was. Thanks