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    Horse looking for retirement home with pasture mates

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    Horse looking for retirement home with pasture mates
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    Category:Horses
    Subcategory:Quarter Horse
    Ad Type:For Sale
    Name:Crotons Golden Boy
    Gender:Gelding
    Age:26 yrs
    Height:15.3 hands
    Color:Palomino
    Temperament:5 - Average (1 - calm; 10 - spirited)
    Registered:Yes
    Country:United States of America
    Price:$ 1
    Location:Highgate springs, VT 05488
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    Looking for a new retirement home with friends he can play with...

    Crotons Golden Boy (Golden Boy for short) is a 26-year-old Registered American Quarter Horse Palomino looking for a new retirement home with friends to keep him company. Golden Boy is a retired western racing event horse. Now he just needs a retirement home where he can live out the rest of his days with his pasture mates and new owner. I sold his partner a couple years ago and he was doing fine for a while, but he is EXTREMELY lonely now. He really needs a mate to play with every day in his pasture. He is a wonderful horse and I love him dearly but my life is too hectic to get him a partner in crime so I must do what is best for him and find him a retirement home that either has horses or goats or some sort of pasture mate.

    He is a great horse who can be haltered as soon as you walk up to him, he can be walked and ridden under saddle but as stated, this is a retired racing event horse so I am looking for a home that will not ride him at more than a walk or slow trot. He will show up lame as soon as anyone starts to ride him hard (has tendonitis in one hock). He needs an intermediate or advanced rider to keep him from running as that’s what he loves to do. He is however good under saddle and loves to go out. He has been trained using natural horsemanship and can be ridden with a bit less bridle. I haven’t ridden him with a bit in many years as he does not require one.

    He stands beautifully for the farrier, gets trimmed regularly and has good hooves. He does not like needles so he must be tranquilized, by the vet, every year when he gets his shots and his teeth floated. He does not bite or kick. He loves to be pet and lead around. Loves to eat. He has no teeth or hygiene issues. He is of good weight and loves to run and play. He can be walked around on a lead line if one wants to take him out for a walk. He is of easy maintenance and lives outside 24/7. As long as he has his blanket in the winter and a shed to go in during a torrential downpour, he’s a happy camper.

    Please only respond to this ad if you are seriously looking for a pasture mate and have a good home for him. He has so much love to give so I am looking for a home that will love him in return for the rest of his days.
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    Horse looking for retirement home with pasture mates
    Horse looking for retirement home with pasture mates
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    Highgate springs, Vermont ad ref. HT914106A  -  97 Views