Seller Breeding Mare after Sale

Since writing on this topic in 2015, I have become aware of more instances of a mare (including fillies) being bred after someone has agreed to buy her. So it’s worthwhile to revisit the rights and obligations of the buyer and seller with respect to breeding a mare and flushing embryos after a sale agreement…

Bad Purchases – Blaming Advertising

Few people doubt the power of a well crafted advertisement  for the sale of a horse to attract enquiries.  Expressions like ‘bomb proof’, ‘child friendly’, ‘doesn’t put a foot wrong’, ‘easy to catch’, ‘easy to float’, ‘regrettable sale’ are used to lure buyers and are often meaningful to the less experienced horse person. These expressions…