Netposse is a wonderful resource site for people that have stolen or missing horses. It also is an interesting site to browse for heartbreaking stories about horses being taken and sometimes found again and the scumbags that steal horses.
One such tale on Netposse is about a person that had 2 horses taken from them over the years. The one that took place in the year 2000 tells of how one women rips people off for their money and it looks like she is still doing it. She claims to be a breeder and horse trainer that sells foals that can't be handled. Read the full story here.
Make sure you read the last few sentences of the story. Learn why it is important to thoroughly check out any person you plan on doing any type of horse business with.
How to locate the horse trainer from hell
Please read this first
If you are looking for a horse trainer and don't know who to avoid then just look them up here. Look under your location (if no location then just suggest one under any of the posts as a comment and I will add it ASAP) for horse trainers from hell and look at the comments. See if the horse trainer you are thinking about taking lessons from or sending your horse to has a tale from hell. If you have experienced a horse trainer from hell either a professional or amateur then let off some steam here and let the rest of the horse world know about them. Don't forget to name names. Please read this first before posting If the trainer in question disputes the claims they find on here then they are very welcome to post a comment too. Tell only the truth. Comments are only moderated to screen out ads for websites or "buy this or that" spam and for not staying on topic. General comments should be made under the "General Blog Posts" category.