U Whippersnapper, 2009 16.2h chestnut gelding

This beautiful big horse impressed us with his classy and flashy good looks.  He showed good class in racing, too; until 2015 he was consistently hitting the board in allowance company.  He is described as intelligent, good to handle, a really nice horse.  His regular racing schedule has caught up with him recently, and after his last couple of races his knee was a bit puffy, so it is time to reward  him with a new career.  Because he is done racing, his trainer wants to find him a home as soon as possible, and the bargain price reflects that. We first photographed him in October 2015,  6 days after a race, and his knee felt cold with no filling at all, and he trotted soundly for his video showing very good movement with a fluid stride and a flat kneed reach.  We saw him again in September 2016, and took a new video, and although he was fresh from having had a few weeks off, he again trotted soundly and showed very nice suspension.  We can see U Whippersnapper as an elegant show hunter or dressage horse, but he surely will be stunning in other arenas too.
Price: $ 500 negotiable
Contact: Marianne Manning 585-491-2391

Race Record:  http://www.equibase.com/profiles/Results.cfm?type=Horse&refno=8599115&registry=T
Pedigree:  http://www.pedigreequery.com/u+whippersnapper

As always, a pre-purchase veterinary exam is recommended.

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