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We offer affordable Thoroughbred horses for sale from race owners and trainers who care where their horses retire.

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“RF” – SOLD! Grey Thoroughbred Horse For Sale

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SOLD! “RF” is a 2009, 16.2 hh gray Thoroughbred gelding for sale as a Prospect Horse. He is so quiet that his owners decided to try him as a pony horse to lead other horses at the track. They sent him for 40 days of training with a Western pleasure trainer. He now knows how to neck rein and can be ridden English or Western. The plan was to take him back to the track and become a pony horse — but “RF” had other ideas. He does not like that job. He would rather to go to a show home instead.

“RF” is vice free, trailers well and is up-to-date on everything. He is a super, super soft mover and would make a really nice fancy show hunter. His movement for the under saddle classes will get you noticed by the judge. He is believed sound for a career in eventing, fox hunting, hunter/jumper or even Western pleasure. What kind of riding do YOU want to do? “RF” has the talent to do it all and he has a sweet personality to go along with it.

“RF” has been with the same owner/trainer since he was bought at the Thoroughbred sales as a youngster. “RF” is a very well bred horse and the grandson of Storm Cat. As a yearling he sold for $50,000! We have sold many Storm Cat grand babies and they are very athletic horses.

In his videos, on our Google+ page, he is trotting sound on a gravel driveway and he is barefoot!

This Thoroughbred gelding just needs to shed out and you will see how lovely he is. Those who cannot see past the winter coat and lack of fitness will lose out on a very fine mover and a kind talented horse. He could be an “A” show hunter prospect. He is a diamond in the rough.

See his videos on our Google+ page.

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Click HERE to see VIDEO of “RF” on our Google+ page.

PLEASE READ THESE BEFORE CALLING: How Much Is This Horse and What is the Jockey Club Name?

Prices are not published because the price can go up or down depending on how the horse is racing. Most horses average $3500 but can be as low as $1000 or up to $5000. We will share the prices when you call. If the horse you call about is not in your budget, we may be able to recommend another horse that is.

Jockey Club names are not listed on the site as the sellers do not want calls from people who have not been screened by us for having the skills to help these horses into new careers. Most horses come with their Jockey Club papers and we will be happy to provide links to their race records and pedigrees.

Like this horse? Click Here and READ these pages and then CALL . . . Between 9AM-9PM EST

STOP. Please read our Pricing Information and Buying a Track Prospect Horse pages BEFORE calling! There are several more pages under the Buying Our Horses button at the top of this page. Prospect Horses at the Track will only be sold to buyers with the skills and support to make it a successful transition. Prospect Horses are NOT at our farm. They are at the track or their owners’ farms.

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CALL but first READ the links above. We will not sell a horse if it is not a good match – no matter how much money you have.

Are you a match? CALL and we can see.

Our Phone: 770-704-6595 between 9AM and 9PM East Coast time! We are located in the Atlanta, GA area.

Prospect Horses are NOT at our farm.

 

CALL! 770-704-6595 Between 9am and 9pm East Coast Time.
*Please read the pages listed in the information box above the slide show first.

If you see a horse you like:

Don’t wait to see if he is there tomorrow.
Don’t wonder how much he is – CALL!
Don’t wait to see what your friends say – CALL!

We are not going to talk you into buying a horse! More likely we will ask you to tell us about yourself and your goals. Then, we will help you find the right match or tell you to wait for other horses because none of the current horses are a match.

Prices change based on what price the owner has set. We add a small markup for our services. Prices can go up or down based on how the horse is racing or how quickly the owner wants the horse sold. Most Prospect horses are priced under $5000 with the average being around $3500. Big sound geldings, grey horses and tall horses usually cost more — but not always. Small mares are your best bet if you are price sensitive.

Please read our Pricing Information and Buying a Track Prospect Horse pages before calling. There are several more pages under the Buying Our Horses button at the top of this page. Prospect Horses at the Track will only be sold to buyers with the skills and support to make it a successful transition.

We DO NOT SELL HORSES FOR RACING!

We can’t help you if you don’t call. Adults only please. Minors should have a parent or trainer call for them.

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