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loubylou
20th September 2009, 12:47 AM
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Its got a couple of glaring errors- certainly not a palomino to start, and it says mare, and they quite clearly say HE and BOY in the advert.....

sounds ideal for a friend of mine, but I am so hesitant to recommend anything slightly dubious incase its a scam!!

nic
20th September 2009, 12:56 AM
Tis a scam, note the phone number is an 070 again........this is getting ridiculous the amount of scammers out there:mad:

loubylou
20th September 2009, 12:58 AM
Of course- hadnt spotted that!!
Its one of the better ads ive seen- at least it hasnt said its a friesian ;)

nic
20th September 2009, 01:05 AM
Pmsl!! So true...tis also very sad as ther picture is probably just nabbed off the internet....imagine coming across a pic of your horse apparently for sale on horsemart!!:scared:

CityLights
20th September 2009, 12:27 PM
why does 070 make it a scam?
it could be just as easily that someone has filled in the fields wrong,

My Crazy Clan
20th September 2009, 01:24 PM
I didn't think it was a scam jsut miss wrote a few things.

Most places put odd numbers in front of the real number, they do in the adtrader.

Anni~Bell
20th September 2009, 03:10 PM
Isn't something like no mobile number starts 070??
Rhea I don't think its a few 'mis-prints' as they are big mis-prints!

CityLights
20th September 2009, 03:53 PM
Isn't something like no mobile number starts 070??


i did not know that, im sure i had one that did, might not of done though

Loony
20th September 2009, 05:23 PM
Wow I would've looked at that and just thought maybe the owner is a little computer novicey.. will have to keep a watch out for the 070 numbers!

Loony
20th September 2009, 06:06 PM
I think HM should hire me to go through all their adverts and delete the scams.. what a great job that'd be!! :D

My Crazy Clan
20th September 2009, 06:30 PM
eeeeeeek lucky for me I don't make phone calls!